Tag: Cofrin Library

UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin Library Wins Regents Award

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David A. Cofrin Library Director Paula Ganyard accepted the UW System Regents Award for Excellence on behalf of the library staff last Friday, April 8 at its regular board meeting, in Green Bay. The Cofrin Library was one of three 2016 recipients. This is the UW System’s highest recognition bestowed on members of its academic […]

David A. Cofrin Library to receive Regents honor

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The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents will honor this year’s recipients of the Academic Staff Awards for Excellence at its regular board meeting Friday, April 8 in Green Bay. The David A. Cofrin Library and its staff is one of three 2016 recipients. This is the UW System’s highest recognition bestowed on members of […]

March Book Madness in the Cofrin Library

There are 64 books competing in the first annual Cofrin Library March Book Madness. The entire University community is invited to vote for their favorite books to advance through six rounds. Go to http://www.uwgb.edu/library/mbm and click the VOTE NOW button.  Full schedule, the bracket, and a list of VIP Bracketologists can be found on the […]

Reminder: Blind date with a book

Throughout the month of February, the Cofrin Library is encouraging you to go on a blind date….with a book! These books are wrapped up with a twang of mystery — instead of revealing a title, they will display a “personal ad.” Use your UWGB ID to check out the book, unwrap it, and enjoy! The […]

Therapy dogs help student de-stress

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The stress-busting therapy dogs were back at the Cofrin Library Wednesday (Dec. 17), continuing an enjoyable winter finals-week tradition that lets students take a fun and furry study break. About a dozen dogs from the Packerland Kennel Club lapped up the attention while defusing students’ stress from 3:30-5 p.m. on the library’s fourth floor. Click […]

Give-a-Kid-a-Book campaign is back, through Dec. 10

The Cofrin Library is once again partnering with the Friends of the Brown County Library on the annual Give-a-Kid-a-Book drive.  Please consider donating a new board book, bilingual book, beginning reader, teen novel, or your childhood favorite.  Your donations make an impact for thousands of children from low-income families in our community.  Drop off new, […]