Tag: alumni

Open love letter to UW-Green Bay alumnus, U of Virginia Head Coach Tony Bennett

There is some speculation that UW-Green Bay alumnus Tony Bennett ’92 could return to Wisconsin as the next head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks. The former Phoenix basketball standout still has the majority of his family members in the state. But University of Virginia fans don’t want him to go. In fact, Wahoo Nation sent […]

Green Bay women take back first place in the Horizon League, go 31-1 in the month of January the past four seasons

The Green Bay women’s basketball team closed the game with a 19-4 run to shut down IUPUI on Sunday afternoon in front of nearly 3,000 fans at the Kress Center. The win gave the Phoenix sole possession of first place in the Horizon League. The Phoenix is now ranked 20th in the Associated Press poll. […]

Get your tickets for Krash the Kress!

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Don’t miss Krash the Kress — an event that brings together students, prospective students, fans, alumni and friends of the Phoenix when the Green Bay men’s basketball team plays its first-ever conference game at the Kress Center, Friday, Feb. 16. Your Krash the Kress package includes a tailgate party and a long sleeve t-shirt. Register today […]

Weidner requests comments from the public in celebration of 25 years

Everyone has a story to tell. As the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts enters its 25th season, with more than 4 million attendees and 9,000 events, the Weidner Center wants to hear from patrons past and present at #MyWeidnerMoment about the moments that have left an indelible mark on their lives. Was it the […]

Congratulations to UW-Green Bay’s Future 15!

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They are the future. Out of the thousands of young professionals in the Greater Green Bay area, hundreds are nominated and 15 are highlighted to represent their peers. They are selected because they have the potential to lead their communities, their places of work, their families. They are Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce’s Current […]

UW-Green Bay prepared Emmy-winning grad for latest New York role

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You likely won’t recognize her, despite her work in many high-profile movies, music videos, television shows and commercials, but careful viewers might recognize the personal touch University of Wisconsin-Green Bay alumna Jeanelle Marie ’02 (Art) imparts to them all. In fact, Jeanelle Marie’s work as the production designer on the television series A Crime to […]

Alumna Lowney is U.S. Gain’s marketing manager

U.S. Gain, a division of U.S. Venture Inc., Appleton, Wis., has hired of Stephanie Lowney ’07 (Business Administration) as the division’s marketing manager, reports Waste Today. In the position, Lowney will focus on communicating the benefits of implementing Gain Clean Fuels within customers’ operations and position Gain as a trusted clean fuel advisor and partner […]

Life’s journey included a change in horizons for UW-Green Bay alumnus David Duwell


David Duwell ’90 (English) had his future laid out for him. He was going to get his diploma from New Holstein High School and run the family farm in his small hometown of Johnsburg, Wis. At least until a caring teacher and an older sister proposed a different path — college. UW-Green Bay became his […]