Tag: alumni

UW-Green Bay alumna helps Syrian refugees in Greece

Diana Delbecchi ’10 (Human Development and Psychology) volunteered in a Syrian refugee camp in Ritsona, Greece for four months in 2016. Her job was to do research on the refugees’ educational opportunities for a Sweden-based company called I Am You, and was then asked to implement programs based on her findings. During her time in Greece, she met […]

UW-Green Bay alumnus Marcus Grignon advocate of industrial hemp

Tribal hemp leaders in Native communities are keen to bring back industrial hemp, and among them is UW-Green Bay alumnus Marcus Grignon ’16 (Democracy and Justice Studies.) Grignon, who is an advocate of industrial hemp, was involved in launching of the International Hemp Association, which is directed to educate Native communities about hemp. Read more about […]

Former Phoenix basketball star Jessica Lindstrom featured in “Hooked On Sports”

Former Phoenix women’s basketball star Jessica Lindstrom joined NBC26’s Chris Barriere for salmon and trout fishing on the lake in the newest episode of “Hooked on Sports.” While fishing, Lindstrom talked about her future as she leaves for Luxembourg to play professionally for T71 Dudelange next season. She also reflects on her WNBA tryout with the Los […]

UW-Green Bay alumnus: Children are separated from their families at border; what would you do?

“What would you do?,” Antonio Saldaña ’88 (Spanish), asks in a column to the Green Bay Press Gazette. Saldaña refers to the situation at the border, where families who arrive in the country illegally, are being separated. Saldaña argues that even though illegal immigration requires action, immigrants deserve to be treated with human dignity, and children certainly do […]

WEDC wants to keep graduates in the state

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation is making an effort to make sure graduates know that Wisconsin has opportunities for them. The WEDC teamed up with local colleges (UW-Green Bay being one of them) in a campaign to bring alumni back to Wisconsin. Dr. Tina Sauerhammer ’99 (Human Biology) says Wisconsin is taken granted for by graduates […]

Bringing alumni back to Wisconsin

UW-Green Bay alumna Dr. Tina Sauerhammer ’99  (Human Biology) and Chancellor Gary L. Miller were featured in an article talking about a campaign to bring alumni back to the state. The nearly $7 million marketing campaign is aimed at young professionals, who moved to other states for work. UW-Green Bay and St. Norbert College joined the […]

Campaign to bring alumni back to Wisconsin features Dr. Sauerhammer and Chancellor Miller

Wisconsin employers are struggling with talent acquisition. That’s why UW-Green Bay, along with eight other colleges statewide, are participating in a campaign to bring Wisconsin alumni back home. Dr. Tina Sauerhammer ’99 (Human Biology) moved to the east coast after medical school to pursue her career. She later returned to Wisconsin, and says it is […]

Passing of alumna Sandra Scott

The campus learned of the passing of alumna Sandra “Sandie” M. Scott, June 17, 2018. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts from the UW-Green Bay Extended Degree Program. Scott served on the Extended Degree Alumni Board for several years. She also served as the past president and was a board member of the […]

It’s Back! Save the date for Phoenix Friday on the Fox

It’s time for another Phoenix Friday on the Fox! This year, the Green Bay celebration is July 27 at the City Deck. Phoenix alumni, faculty, students, and fans are encouraged to join Phlash and friends for an evening filled with live music (Big Mouth!), food, drinks, and all things Phoenix! View pictures from last year’s celebration […]