Tag: Communication

UW professors take classes to ‘a galaxy far, far away’

On December 13, Assistant Prof. Bryan Carr was featured in a story by the Oshkosh Northwestern about UW system professors using the “Star Wars” movies to teach everything from physics to geology. “We think about mythology as this kind of dusty, forgotten thing,” said Carr. “We don’t really think about what our modern mythology is. It’s stuff like […]

Prof. Clampitt teams with Packers social media manager & UWGB alum Ryan Hartwig

UW-Green Bay Prof. Phil Clampitt (Information and Computing Science, Communication) co-authored a post in the blog “Social Media Strategy” with UW-Green Bay alumnus and social media manager for the Green Bay Packers, Ryan Hartwig ’09 Communication. See Scoring Brand Touchdowns by Using the 5Cs of Social Media.

College no laughing matter for Kimmel’s production assistant

At 26 and living in California, Joey Bina is not, by any means, a traditional UW-Green Bay student. By day he works on the set of Jimmy Kimmel Live! — ABC’s late-night talk show — as Kimmel’s personal production assistant, by night he is a hard-working honors student, ready to graduate this Saturday (Dec. 16, […]

Riley Garbe stepped on campus as a fifth-grade Phuture Phoenix — He leaves as UW-Green Bay’s ‘Most Outstanding’

“The Odds Were Stacked Against Me from the Beginning.“ Green Bay, Wis. – Riley Garbe came to UW-Green Bay as a fifth-grader on a Phuture Phoenix field trip, where a visit to the campus turned into a dream of one day graduating from college. Despite surviving a difficult childhood that included witnessing abuse and violence […]

Prof. Clampitt carries century-old tradition

Clampitt Mace-1

The University Mace — a ceremonial staff signifying authority — is carried to the stage by one of the most accomplished faculty members just ahead of the Chancellor during the commencement procession. The centuries-old academic tradition is believed to be based on medieval practice when a member of the king’s court would carry an ornate […]

Emmy-awarded alumni

Two UW-Green Bay alumni Adam Hansen ’15 (Communication) and Raquel Lamal ’13 (Communication) were part of the NBC 26 team presented a Chicago/Midwest Regional Emmy® award on Saturday (Dec. 2). The team received the Chicago/Midwest Regional Emmy® award for Outstanding Achievement for News Programming – Evening Newscast: Smaller Markets (51+) for team coverage of the tragic police shootings in […]

Jingle Brawl III was a hit


Jingle Brawl III raised nearly $650 for the Child Life program at HSHS St. Vincent Children’s Hospital and was featured on Fox 11. Hospital representatives said the money raised will go a long way toward purchasing Christmas gifts for the kids, calling it an “awesome effort.” Organizers, including Assistant Prof. Bryan Carr (Communication, Information and […]

All fun and games at Jingle Brawl Saturday

Last reminder: Jingle Brawl III is Saturday, Dec. 2. It’s a day of video game, board games and family fun from from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Phoenix Club. Make a day of it and grab a discounted voucher for Saturday’s women’s basketball game at 1 p.m. at the Kress vs. Marquette (first […]

Carr is dancing for donations as Jingle Brawl expands event schedule

As if a day of game-playing isn’t enough, UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Bryan Carr (Communication/Information and Computing Sciences) is adding internet embarrassment as enticement to give during the UW-Green Bay Game Studies charitable event. Jingle Brawl is Saturday, Dec. 2 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Phoenix Club. “I am once again making […]