The Leadership Green Bay Class of 2018 graduated on May 8, 2018. Leadership Green Bay is a community-based, experiential learning leadership program and is here to help leaders grow and become more engaged in our community.UW-Green Bay’s Associate Dean Amanda Nelson (CEST) was a member of the class.
UW-Sheboygan student Sara Kroneck is in the news for her accomplishments. The Plymouth, Wis. native said she plans to attend UW-Green Bay next year to complete a degree in biology and eventually become an orthodontist. See more.
Members of campus and community joined together to host 150 seventh-grade students from Riverview Middle School, Plymouth, Wis., on May 3, 2018. Four community groups joined UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Heidi Sherman (Humanities) at the Viking House, to teach history through fun, hands-on learning activities. Among them: Women from the Sons of Norway joined History […]
UW-Green Bay Professors Amy Wolf and Bob Howe had their research published in the journal, Global Ecology and Biogeography (2018) along with colleagues, led by James Lutz of Utah State University. The research examines the contribution of large-diameter trees to biomass, stand structure, and species richness across a wide range of global forest biomes. The work […]
Sturgeon spawning isn’t exclusive to the Wolf River. Recent spawning in the Fox River near the De Pere Dam, gave UW-Green Bay students an up-close-and-personal view of the river giants. See the photo and and read the story by WTAQ.
The northern pike spawning run is underway, and sturgeon have returned, ever so briefly, to the lower Fox River. Fox 11 has the story on how UW-Green Bay is helping to tag and study the pike, while the lake sturgeon have been elusive, at least while media is around. Prof. Patrick Forsythe (Natural and Applied […]
At least 51 freshwater mussel species are known to exist in rivers, lakes and streams around Wisconsin. However pollutants such as phosphorous and polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, have added to the decimation of freshwater mussel populations in areas like the Bay of Green Bay and the Lower Fox River. A roundtable including attendees from the DNR and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, […]
A sophomore with an interest in animal biology, Mikayla Mork of Sheboygan is the focus of UW-Sheboygan’s student spotlight for the month of April. A 2016 graduate of Sheboygan North High School, she plans to transfer to UW-Green Bay to complete her degree.
With cutting-edge research being conducted, cancer treatments as we know them may one day be a thing of the past. UW-Green Bay alumnus, Luke Bussiere ‘14 (Biology) is a microbiology Ph.D. student at Iowa State University (ISU) doing research into the use of viruses, specifically the mammalian orthoreovirus (MRV), to treat cancer. This research has […]
Press Release from UW Sea Grant The University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute announced a $2.8 million 2018-20 omnibus grant to fund Great Lakes research, including three projects involving UW-Green Bay. “The world’s largest freshwater system surrounds Wisconsin to the north and east. The lakes fuel our economy and enhance our quality of life,” said […]