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Meinert promotes ‘Birth of the Cool’ at the Blue Opus

“When the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay presented “Miles Davis’ Birth of the Cool” at the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall last November, it sold out, reports Kendra Meinert, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette. “For anybody who didn’t make it in or had to settle for overflow seating, there’s two more chances to catch the performance […]

Why YOU should plan to see ‘Taming of the Shrew’ March 8 or 9

A little more than two weeks remain before the Actors From the London Stage bring Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew to UW-Green Bay, March 8 or 9. These performances bring high quality London Theatre right to the doorstep of UW-Green Bay at an affordable price. This  experience would normally only be possible in major cities […]

Global Studies hosts third spring 2018 conversation on March 2

UW-Green Bay Global Studies is holding its third Spring 2018 conversation about important international events, “Globalization, Art, and Social Justice.” Acclaimed artist Oliver Ressler will be presenting his perspectives on globalization, social activism and the role of art in promoting social justice. The conversation will be on Friday, Mar. 2 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. […]

Weinschenk pens data-driven piece on state Supreme Court election

“Voter turnout was low yet higher than the recent average for a February ballot when Wisconsin held a primary election for a state Supreme Court seat on Feb. 20, 2018. While debates rage on about whether judges should be elected at all, there are also differing views on the question of whether judicial elections should […]

Alumna Kimberly Schwarzenbart ’17 sweeps Student Addy Awards

Recent UW-Green Bay graduate Kimberly Schwarzenbart (Graphic Design) ’17 took home four Addy Awards for graphic design. The yearly Addy Celebration Event for the Fox River Ad Club, the Northeast Wisconsin chapter of the (AAF) American Advertising Federation, was held on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018 at The Ballroom at The Reserve in Neenah. Schools whose students are […]

Popular Miles Davis’ Birth of the Cool concert moves off campus

The group that performed the Miles Davis’ Birth of the Cool program for the UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 series in November will be repeating the concert at the Blue Opus (Bellevue) on Thursday, March 1 for two shows: 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. The band is made up of UW-Green Bay faculty, alumni and friends. The […]

Senzaki provides expertise for ‘digital detox’ story

WBAY-TV did a fairly in-depth story on the dangers of too much technology for kids. UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Sawa Senzaki (Psychology, Human Development) provided expertise for the story. “There is not a lot of research yet to tell us how much kids are affected by too much screen time, but she says too much […]

Faculty notes: Elizabeth Wheat at Manitowoc Public Library

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Elizabeth Wheat (Public and Environmental Administration) will lead a Great Decisions discussion at Manitowoc Public Library, March 5 at 6 p.m. This series is free and open to the public. She will discuss “Media and Foreign Policy.” See more.

Reminder: a very small consortium is Friday

The 6:30 concert series continues with “a very small consortium” on Friday, Feb. 23. This innovative ensemble consisting of UW-Green Bay music faculty and friends performs “miniature morsels of music” that either consist of 100 notes or fewer, lasting one minute or less. The eclectic repertoire for this concert will be drawn from pieces submitted […]