Tag: Accounting

Lecturer Katie Burke competes in the Lumberjack World Championships

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Watch out UW-Green Bay accounting students. You never know what might roll your way… especially if UW-Green Bay Associate Lecturer, Katie (Rick) Burke is your instructor. Burke competed this summer (2019) at the Lumberjack World Championships, Lumberjack Bowl on the shores of Lake Hayward in Hayward, Wis. She has been among the most accomplished contributors connected to […]

UW-Green Bay student Alexander Alberts selected as a Study Abroad Ambassador for the German government

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UW-Green Bay student Alexander Alberts (Accounting, Business Administration and German), has been selected as one of the German Academic Exchange Service Young Ambassadors for the 2019-2020 academic year. The Green Bay-area native (Ashwaubenon) is currently attending a workshop in New York to prepare, working on public speaking and methods to motivate students to study abroad […]

Doing a Double Take: Twins receive Weyenberg and Phi Eta Sigma Scholarships

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They share the same work ethic, values and leadership goals. They even have the same grade point average. And one day, they hope to be business partners. Twins Kody and Kyle Klumb, both UW-Green Bay Business Administration majors, have begun a collection of  prestigious awards and recognition. In spring, each received a $2,500 scholarship that […]

Accounting students celebrate academic year

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The annual CPA Luncheon, hosted by UW-Green Bay’s Accounting Student Association was May 3, 2019. The luncheon serves as a forum for discussion and interaction between accounting professionals, students, and UW-Green Bay representatives. This forum helps the campus maintain relationships with CPA firms and in the recruitment of UW-Green Bay students. The featured speaker was Inga Arendt, Partner […]

UW-Green Bay student, Daniel Teuscher, receives FEI Academic Achievement Award

UW-Green Bay student Daniel Teuscher ’20 (Business Administration, Accounting) has received a Financial Executives International (FEI) Academic Achievement Award. This award program was developed to recognize and reward the demonstrated excellence of finance and accounting students from colleges throughout the area. In addition to a $1,000 award, Teuscher received special recognition at FEI’s April Chapter Meeting.

Seven members of Green Bay Nordic ski team named National Collegiate All-Academic

Seven members of the Green Bay Phoenix Nordic ski team were named to the 2019 National Collegiate All-Academic Ski Team:  Jake Ajax (Business Administration) Emily Burger (Human Biology) Quinn Duffy (Communication) Shad Kraftson (Accounting, Business Administration) Maddie McKeefry (Environmental Science, Geoscience) Sam Myers (Business Administration) Sadie Peterson (Elementary Education) To qualify for the team, skiers […]

UW-Green Bay business students place in top 1% in worldwide business simulation

A team of UW-Green Bay Business Administration majors comprised of students Daniel Behnke (CFO), Mark Fischer (CMO), Spencer Fritsche (CHRO) and Jordyn Vanden Heuvel (CEO) recently placed in a tie for 36th place out of 3,625 teams across 165 colleges and universities participating in a global strategic management business simulation during the week of April 8-14, […]

Scouts earn product designer badges on Green Bay campus

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Nearly 100 Girl Scouts earned their product designer badges at UW-Green Bay, in December, with help from UW-Green Bay (Business Administration and Accounting) students and faculty. The program, “Unleash Your Inner Innovator,” put the area Girls Scouts through three team product design challenges to create new products. First, they were given three ingredients to come […]

UW-Green Bay students to provide free income tax assistance through April 10

Green Bay, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students are again providing free income tax assistance for low-income individuals and families, the elderly and students through the Internal Revenue Service’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Return preparation begins the week of Feb. 4 and will run through Wednesday, April 10. However, no service will […]