UW-Green Bay student athletes achieved the highest-ever combined grade point average during any semester in spring 2017, recording a department-wide GPA of 3.39. The spring semester also marks the 35th-consecutive semester above a 3.0 GPA since the streak began back in spring 2000. “I am extremely proud of our student-athletes,” said academic coordinator Mike Kline. […]
Green Bay Phoenix Athletics announces the launch of its new GreenBayPhoenix.com site design. “We have spent the past month on the new site, transferring files, updating graphics, updating bios, old pages, links, logos, etc.,” explained Joey Daniels, Green Bay Phoenix Athletics Director of Strategic Communications. “The new site is cleaner, fresher and is flat- out […]
UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller has been elected by the Horizon League Board to the position of Board Chair for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 academic years. Chancellor Miller assumes his duties on July 1, 2017. The Board of Directors, consisting of the chief executive officer at each member institution, is responsible for the control, […]
The Horizon League Board of Directors has unanimously approved the application for membership from Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis to join the Horizon League. IUPUI officially will join the league July 1, 2017, and begin competition during the 2017-18 academic year. “UW-Green Bay is delighted to welcome IUPUI to the Horizon League,” said Chancellor Gary L. […]
Friday, July 28 is Phoenix Friday(s) on the Fox, the evening in summer, when UW-Green Bay alumni, friends and fans celebrate their Green Bay pride. Join organizers for a night of socializing, kids’ games and activities, live music from the band Big Mouth and the Power Tool Horns (starring UW-Green Bay grads), an appearance by […]
The “Triple A” team members (admissions, advancement and athletics) are working with Downtown Green Bay Inc. on an evening celebrating both the community and UW-Green Bay. More details to come, but mark your calendars to join the team for Phoenix Friday on the Fox, July 28!
Three-on-three basketball may be headed to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, and Green Bay alumnus Alfonzo McKinnie may have a shot at the gold. See the story by NBC sports.
Golf outings are a major revenue generator for Green Bay athletics. Please consider participating: Prevea Fore Hoops Golf Classic — Tuesday, June 27, 2017 Thornberry Creek at Oneida *The event benefits the Green Bay women’s basketball program. For more information and questions: Contact Amanda Leonhard-Perry at 920.465.2706 or email@example.com Green Bay Men’s Basketball Golf Outing […]
On May 23, 2017 Green Bay Athletics announced that Athletic Director (AD) Mary Ellen Gillespie will be leaving for Hartford. See media coverage from Fox 11, WTAQ, WCLO and the Press-Gazette.
Chancellor Gary L. Miller confirmed yesterday that Green Bay Director of Athletics Mary Ellen Gillespie has accepted a similar role at Hartford University in West Hartford, Connecticut. Her new contract begins July 10, 2017. “Mary Ellen significantly elevated the profile of the Phoenix athletic program through her visionary leadership, exceptional coach recruiting, strong management and […]