Tag: Alumni Days

What a weekend! Alumni Days in photos

Alumni Days 2015

What a weekend! A special 50th Anniversary Alumni Days gave UW-Green Bay alumni and friends a chance to reunite with the campus community October 16 and 17. Among the highlights: about 70 alumni joining the UWGB Music students and faculty in concert, excitement at the Kress with the Green Bay athletics teams, mini-Bayfest in Phoenix […]

Terrific TV: Phoenix history, Segways, Shoe Tree and dunks


Fox 11 energized its morning show today with some great segments live from UW-Green Bay. The “Good Day Wisconsin” crew opened with general info about this weekend’s Alumni Days activities and campus trivia (from Bay Badgers to Fighting Tomatoes to the noble Phoenix). Alumni Relations Director Kari Moody did a terrific job with host Pauleen […]

Reminder: Choral concert features Alumni all-stars, BlueWhale and more


If you missed this week’s illustrated Log Extra, don’t forget about Saturday night’s choral concert extravaganza featuring the reunion of Prof. Emeritus Trini Chavez and former alumni standouts… the return of the BlueWhale Coffeehouse concert with Claudia Schmidt… the big Phoenix Fest doings on Saturday afternoon… and the basketball-crazy Phoenix Phrenzy at the Kress.

TV-11 here early Friday to preview Alumni Days

A remote crew from Fox 11’s “Good Day Wisconsin” will be on campus early Friday (Oct. 16) for live segments at 5:45, 6:45, 7:15 and 8:15 a.m. related to UW-Green Bay’s 50th Anniversary and Alumni Days. One segment will touch on UWGB history and preview the weekend’s activities. Others will deal with Saturday’s plans for […]

A special Phoenix Friday

Friday, Oct. 16, is an extra special Phoenix Friday, with the start of Alumni Days 50th Anniversary Edition. The Phoenix Bookstore will remain open until 6 p.m. with a 20 percent discount storewide (excluding textbooks and gift cards). Aviand’s is offering 10 percent off at the Garden Café for showing your Phoenix spirit/apparel. Playing at […]

‘Phlash Talks’ (part of Alumni Days) include reflections by standout grads


There’s a long list of Alumni Days events (again, more on that later), but here’s one we want to call special attention to, in advance: “Phlash Talks,” set for 2 to 3 p.m. next Friday, Oct. 16, in the Union’s Christie Theatre. Four award-winning alumni are returning to campus to offer their own short “Phlash […]

50th Anniversary celebration continues with expanded Alumni Days

UW-Green Bay hosts its third annual Alumni Days on Oct. 16 and 17 with a bigger and better array of activities to coincide with the University’s 50th Anniversary celebration. Among the events on Friday’s opening evening is a resurrection of the BlueWhale Coffeehouse — at one time a premiere Midwest destination for blues performers — […]

Special perk for faculty, staff and retirees


Organizers share word that admission to general Alumni Days events Friday and Saturday, Oct. 16 and 17, will be free to all UW-Green Bay faculty, staff and retirees who register in advance. As valued members of the UW-Green Bay community, your complimentary registration includes entrance for you and your immediate family to all Alumni Days […]

Alumni Days also include downtown component, and ‘Spawning Run’

In connection with Alumni Days, the University and alumni volunteers will staff a booth at the Downtown Farmers Market, from 7 a.m. to noon Saturday the 17th, dispensing gifts to anyone in UW-Green Bay apparel. A special Habitat for Humanity alumni build on Crooks Street is planned for later in the day. Meanwhile, back at […]

50th Anniversary celebration continues with expanded Alumni Days, public invited

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is hosting its third annual Alumni Days event October 16 and 17, with a bigger-than-ever feel to coincide with the University’s 50th Anniversary celebration. With the 50th anniversary, there is the return of some alumni favorites, including the John Maino Classic — a nine-hole, four person scramble golf tournament held […]