Tag: Arts Management

New Phoenix Park fire pit creates community, adds artistic flare at UW-Green Bay

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Students in last year’s Arts Management 480 seminar developed a warm addition to Phoenix Park, located near the University Union and Residence Life on the UW-Green Bay campus. A new fire pit was designed to serve the University and have an artistic component as well. Students from the Art and Design Program took the lead […]

Bright lights, big city: UW‑Green Bay’s Schommer gets to train with Broadway’s stars

Nicholas Schommer in the Weidner Center

Out of the thousands of people who applied, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay senior Nick Schommer was one of only 60 aspiring actors to be selected to a prestigious opportunity — the Open Jar Institute summer session, in New York, July 31-August 6. The Open Jar is a program which provides aspiring actors with intensive, one-on-one training […]

The Saldaña family is Green with Phoenix Phever

Saldana Family

Antonio and Judith Saldaña never lost their flame after graduating from UW-Green Bay and have passed on the spark to their two children Nicholas and Savanah. This family of four proudly represents the Phoenix green. Both Antonio and Judith grew up in Green Bay, and chose to attend UWGB because it was close to home […]

Essay by Theatre, Arts Management grad argues for value of humanities

Chris McDermott, a 2009 graduate in Theatre and Arts Management and former student of Ellen Rosewall and Susan Frost, had an essay published recently at the Arts and Humanities in the 21st Century Workplace website. In it, he argues the arts are vital to vigorous capitalism. http://ah21cw.com/2015/12/the-importance-of-mission-and-steam-in-business-today/

Rosewall on WPR: Stop hating on arts degrees

Prof. Ellen Rosewall of Arts Management did an hour earlier this month (Nov. 10) on the Joy Cardin Show on Wisconsin Public Radio.  A former chair of the Wisconsin Public Radio Association, a leading arts advocate and chair and founder of UWGB’s arts management major, Rosewall shared her observation that society/business/everyone needs the creativity that […]

Faculty note: Rosewall to talk liberal arts with Cardin


Prof. Ellen Rosewall of Arts Management has been booked to appear on Wisconsin Public Radio’s “Joy Cardin Show” during the 6 to 7 a.m. hour next Tuesday (Nov. 10). Rosewall will elaborate on her recent Press-Gazette guest essay in which she emphasized the personal and societal value of liberal arts and arts degrees.

Rosewalls tout careers in the arts

In a Press-Gazette guest column, the Rosewalls — professor and Arts Management chair Ellen at UWGB, and associate academic dean Michael at SNC — take issue with a previous newspaper article implying that college majors in the visual and performing arts are questionable investments. For reasons ranging from creative and critical thinking to the ability […]

Rosewall returns from Pacific Northwest, continues case-studies tour

Prof. Ellen Rosewall of Arts Management has just returned from the Pacific Northwest, where she presented a session on “The Future of Arts Management Education” to the Association of Arts Administration Educators conference in Portland. She also spent three days teaching and conducting faculty development workshops at the University of Oregon in Eugene, and was […]