Tag: business

UW-Green Bay students participate in innovation skills accelerator program

Five UW-Green Bay students recently completed an innovation skills accelerator program with The Commons, which places college students from 25 Wisconsin universities on interdisciplinary teams to work on real corporate and civic challenges as well as student startups, in Milwaukee. The five students applied to the program and were chosen for the Spring 2019 cohort. Jennifer Nowicki (Business […]

UW-Green Bay alumnus featured in “Wisconsin State Farmer”

UW-Green Bay alumnus Brad Pfaff (Public Administration, Business Administration), Secretary-designee of the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, was featured in the Wisconsin State Farmer. Pfaff is looking forward to serving “the farmers of Wisconsin and the rural communities of the state.” Read more.

UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus business idea workshop and contest featured

The business idea workshop and contest hosted by the UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 has been featured in the Herald Times Reporter. The business idea workshop will take place from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., while the student business idea contest will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Read more.

UW-Green Bay student advances in state business plan contest

UW-Green Bay student Renee DeGrand (Business Administration) has advanced to the semi-finals of the 2019 Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest. Fifty of the nearly two hundred entries advanced. Judging will commence through April with the top half advancing to the next round. The top approximately dozen finalists will present at the Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference in […]

UW-Green Bay Student Business Idea Contest on Wednesday, Mar. 27

The UW-Green Bay Student Business Idea Competition will be taking place on Wednesday, Mar. 27, 2019 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Phoenix Room C located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Please attend to hear UW-Green Bay students pitch their business ideas in 90 seconds, take questions from the panel of judges and hear about the […]

Student Business Idea Contest to be held at Marinette Campus on Tuesday, Apr. 2

A Student Business Idea Contest will be taking place at UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus on Tuesday, Apr. 2, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria. In order to participate, students should email kauthr@uwgb.edu by noon on Friday, Mar. 22, 2019. Students would then be instructed on how to create a YouTube video link of a […]

2018 Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest to take place at UW-Green Bay, the Press-Gazette reports

The 2018 Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest has spent the last two months narrowing business ideas submitted from most corners of Northeast Wisconsin to the three finalists. They will now make their final presentation to judges at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018 at UW-Green Bay. Read more.

Reminder: Professional development workshop set for Tuesday, Dec. 4

Professional development workshops are offered through the Small Business Development Center of UW-Green Bay’s 2018-2019 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. The workshop “Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers” is scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Advance Business and Manufacturing Center, 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. Cost of this workshop […]

Call for nominations for named professorships

Nominations are now being accepted for the following named professorships: Philip J. and Elizabeth Hendrickson Professorship for Business Barbara Hauxhurst Cofrin Professorship of Natural Sciences Patricia Wood Baer Professorship in Education The deadline for nominations is Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. Please send nomination materials via email to the Secretary of Faculty and Staff at SOFAS@uwgb.edu.

Professional development workshop set for Tuesday, Oct. 30

Professional development workshops are offered through the Small Business Development Center of UW-Green Bay’s 2018-2019 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. The workshop “Effective Communication” is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Advance Business & Manufacturing Center, 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. Cost of this workshop includes instruction, material, […]