Tag: Cofrin Library

Reminder: Celebration of Life for Karen Dalke is this Thursday

All are invited to the Celebration of Life for UW-Green Bay Senior Lecturer Karen Dalke (Public and Environmental Affairs), whose life was taken unexpectedly in an accident in July 2018. Friends will meet at the Cofrin Library Commons (plaza level) on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. A short program begins at 4 p.m. More about Karen. Please […]

Mark your calendars: Bash in the Stacks is Thursday, Sept. 13

Cofrin Library’s annual Bash in the Stacks event is set for Thursday, Sept. 13 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. There will be food, games, Nerf tag, henna and balloon artists, a mini quiz bowl and crafts to bring in the fall semester! This event is sponsored by the Cofrin Library, Student Life, FOCUS and the Office […]

Celebration of Life for Karen Dalke is Thursday, Sept. 13

All are invited to the Celebration of Life for UW-Green Bay Senior Lecturer Karen Dalke (Public and Environmental Affairs), whose life was taken unexpectedly in an accident in July 2018. Friends will meet at the Cofrin Library Commons (plaza level) on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. A short program will […]

Video: 2017-18 highlights from UW-Green Bay

Nine months fly by and rarely does a University community take time to reflect… except at Convocation. Enjoy the photo/video montage of some of UW-Green Bay’s top highlights from last year. Presentation by Dan Moore.

University Archives helps uncover how Door County’s Brussels got its name

Ever wondered how Brussels in Southern Door County got its name? It has a lot to do with crop shortages in Belgium, which sparked the emigration of Belgians to a new land called Wisconsin. A file unearthed in UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin Library described a report by Ministère de la Région Wallonne, stating that even though […]

University Archives supports ‘200 Years of Style’ project

University Archives and Area Research Center has provided support with images for the Brown County Historical Society’s new exhibit: “Fashioning Our Identity: 200 Years of Style.” They were featured in a news segment last week. All of the photos used in the piece are from Cofrin Libary  collections. You will find the appropriate shout-out to […]

UW-Green Bay Archives helps trace history of village school

Bailey’s Harbor District #1 Schoolhouse in Door County was built in 1858 on Bluff Road. Since then, the building has been taken down, built on a new location, suffered a fire, and rebuilt again. Much more is included in the history of the schoolhouse, which sparked Kristen Peil and her husband Caleb Whitney’s interest. They […]

Follow up for Digital Scholarship Institute

On May 14-15, 2018, the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, the Cofrin Library, and the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning hosted the Digital Scholarship Institute with guest presenters: Miriam Posner and Amanda Visconti. At this institute, instructors, staff and administrators generated action plans for how to better support our campus’ […]