Tag: celebration

UW-Green Bay, St. Norbert, NWTC to host Community Kwanzaa Celebration Dec. 7

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, together with St. Norbert College and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, will host a Community Kwanzaa Celebration from 3-5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, in the Phoenix Room of the University Union at UW-Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Drive. Kwanzaa is an African-American celebration based on the tradition of the African harvest festival, […]

Community, UW-Green Bay celebrate life, legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Brown County community came together to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Jan. 19, marking the occasion with art, song and reflections. UW-Green Bay is a major sponsor for the annual community celebration, held at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College. Numerous faculty and staff members served on the event planning committee or […]

In the news: UWGB-sponsored MLK event draws crowds, media

The Brown County community celebration of the birth of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was well attended and well covered in the local media Saturday, as hundreds gathered at NWTC. As we told you last week, UW-Green Bay is a major sponsor for the event, and numerous faculty and staff members serve on the planning […]

UW-Green Bay is major sponsor for MLK event, set for Saturday

As we have for years, UW-Green Bay is set to play a fundamental role in Saturday’s (Jan. 19) Brown County Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration at NWTC. The University is a major sponsor for this awesome annual event, which runs from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Student Center at NWTC. Chancellor Tom Harden […]

UW-Green Bay a major sponsor for Brown County MLK celebration Jan. 19

Community members from throughout Northeastern Wisconsin are invited to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during the 18th annual community celebration of his birth Saturday, Jan. 19 at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, 2740 W. Mason St. The event, which runs from 10:30 a.m. until noon, will feature music, dancing, food, […]

Student Charles Reimer wins the 360° Kress Challenge

As part of the 360° Brand Celebration last semester, the Kress Events Center provided prizes to those who walked or ran laps and recorded them at the Kress during launch week. Winner of the challenge was Charles Reimer, a junior originally from Marinette, majoring in Business Administration with an emphasis in management. (He won a […]

Smile! Community comes to campus for annual holiday reception

Hundreds of friends of UW-Green Bay traveled to campus Thursday evening, Dec. 13, for the University’s annual holiday reception for campus and community supporters. The gathering took place at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. The annual celebration allows faculty, staff, retirees, administrators, friends and supporters to celebrate the many successes of the past […]

360° of fun! Video shares highlights from brand launch celebration day

The UW-Green Bay community took time out to celebrate its new brand Nov. 14, launching 360° of Learning with style and fun. From a 360 photo in the quad to to a prize-filled ping-pong ball drop, fun-filled photo booth and free food, it was an all-around good time for students, faculty and staff alike. The University also […]

Grateful for grants: Faculty, staff gather to celebrate awards

UW-Green Bay faculty and staff on Friday (Nov. 16) got the chance to celebrate grants and research during a luncheon event hosted by the Office of the Provost. About 70 attendees packed the Grand Foyer of the Weidner Center for the event, which included a faculty/staff panel, a video on the importance of grants at […]