Tag: Communication

In TV horror heyday, students and alumni ruled the crypt

Remember watching weekend late-night horror shows as a youngster? Sneaking into the living room after everyone else went to bed. Staying up well past midnight to make it to the movie’s end. Becoming a fan of the ghoulish horror host who got things rolling and reappeared periodically with the running jokes, sinister sidekicks or weekly […]

Faculty note: Clampitt lauded by student, honored by NRHH

Prof. Phillip Clampitt, Information and Computing Science and Communication, has been selected by the National Residence Hall Honorary as the Institution Faculty/Staff Member of the Month for September 2014. NRHH recognizes individuals who show great dedication and leadership throughout the campus community, according to the organization. A student nominated Clampitt for the honor, calling his […]

Communication grad seeks spot on TWC Sports roundtable

Recent grad Jacob Westendorf, a 2014 graduate in Communication, has had an exciting summer. He was selected one of six finalists for the Time Warner Cable Sports Channel “Talking the Talk” competition, which picks an average fan for inclusion as a sports talk panelist. For his audition, Westendorf did a studio sit-down with host Dennis […]

Photographer Becker has sideline view of the storied Green Bay Packers

Matt Becker has a front row seat for one of the most historic franchises in the NFL, the Green Bay Packers. The 2008 Communication graduate is a team assistant photographer for the Packers and associate photo editor for digital media at ESPN. “Sports were a big part of my life when I was growing up, […]

Alumni rising: UWGB alumni provide quality early education at Encompass

Encompass Early Education and Childcare is a nationally accredited organization that provides quality education for children beginning at six weeks of age. The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay plays a significant role in providing staffing for the seven-center organization, with more than 20 Encompass staff members holding a UWGB degree. The vast majority of staff members […]

UW-Green Bay and SBDC friend DeMyer is entrepreneur finalist

Congratulations and best wishes to Marianna DeMyer, a 1984 communication grad of UW-Green Bay and client of the Small Business Development Center. She is one of 13 entrepreneurs statewide to make the finals and present live to judges in the Governor’s Business Plan Contest during the 12th annual Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference in Madison, June 2 […]

Memories and milestones: Video shares highlights of commencement 2014

The 634 graduates who participated in Saturday’s commencement ceremony had plenty to reflect on from their time at UW-Green Bay. For Phoenix soccer’s Chanel Aries, it was applied learning and a one-of-a-kind education. For Heba Mohammad, a 2012 UW System Outstanding Women of Color in Education Award recipient, it was involvement outside the classroom as […]

Six Phoenix student-athletes earn winter academic all-league honors

Six UW-Green Bay student-athletes have been recognized as members of the 2014 Winter Academic All-Horizon League Teams, the conference office announced on Thursday. The teams, which represent success in competition as well as in the classroom, were voted on by the league’s faculty athletics representatives and athletics communications directors. Earning academic all-league honors for the […]

Award-winner Arnold was captivated by communications at a young age

He was on a tour of NBC Studios in New York City with his father, when six-year-old Harvey Arnold first became captivated with the radio and television industry. “I remember being enamored by the huge TV cameras, lights, large two-inch videotape machines and all of the supporting terminal equipment,” Arnold said. “I was hooked!” The […]

Agricultural communications is Amy Manske’s calling

Upon graduation in 2012, UW-Green Bay alumnus Amy Manske (in pink) decided not to settle. She was going to look for her dream job — one that incorporated her love for agriculture and her degree in Communication. A previous opportunity as a finalist for “Alice in Dairyland,” the official agricultural ambassador for the state of […]