Tag: Cofrin Library

‘Cultures of Spain’ class digs deep in documents donated by alumnus Cruz-Uribe

1735 dictionary of Spanish and Nahuatl languages

UW-Green Bay Archives and Area Research recently hosted the class, “Cultures of Spain” taught by Spanish Prof. Cristina Ortiz. The students broadened their perspectives, studying a collection of materials donated by alumnus, Benjamin Cruz-Uribe ’73 ’79 (Ecosystems Analysis and Master of Environmental Arts & Sciences). The unique documents had been handed down through generations of his […]

Academic Staff Committee meets on Wednesday (March 13)

The 2018-19 Academic Staff Committee (ASC) meets biweekly on Wednesday afternoons at 1:30 p.m. in Cofrin Library 735. Committee meetings are open governance group meetings. The next meeting is Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 1:30 pm. View the meeting agenda. A portion of this meeting will be held in Closed Session to discuss a personnel matter […]

Join in: It’s March Book Madness at the Cofrin Library

Books go head-to-head during Cofrin Library’s March Book Madness bracket. Brackets are available Wednesday, Mar. 6. 2019 through Tuesday, Mar. 12, 2019 and voting begins on Thursday, Mar. 14, 2019. Stop by the third floor desk in the Cofrin Library to pick up a bracket or print one off here. Faculty and Staff aren’t eligible for prizes, but […]

More than 300 students attended National History Day at UW-Green Bay

More than 300 students from across four counties and representing 16 different schools made their way to UW-Green Bay on Saturday, Mar. 2, 2019 for the National History Day regional event. Almost 200 projects were presented at UW-Green Bay’s University Union and Mary Ann Cofrin Hall for the all-day event. This year’s theme was “Triumph and […]

Faculty Resource Fair to take place on Tuesday, Mar. 12

The Phoenix Bookstore will be presenting a Faculty Resource Fair on Tuesday, Mar. 12, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Phoenix Rooms A and B located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. The event will consist of certain textbook vendors as well as on campus resources allowing faculty to make a smooth transition from D2L […]

300 students from four counties to compete in National History Day regional event at UW-Green Bay, March 2

National History Day 2018 at UWGB

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host the Northeastern Wisconsin Region’s National History Day competition on Saturday, March 2, 2019, marking the 17th consecutive year the event has been held on the Green Bay campus. The 2019 National History Day competition will be held at UW-Green Bay’s University Union and Mary Ann […]

National History Day will be hosted at UW-Green Bay on Saturday, Mar. 2

The 2019 National History Day competition for the Northeastern Wisconsin region will be taking on Saturday, Mar. 2, 2019 at UW-Green Bay. Deb Anderson of the UW-Green Bay Archives and Area Research Center coordinates the Northeastern Wisconsin region. This year’s theme is “Triumph & Tragedy in History.” Read more.

Cofrin Library and GAC Lab closing early

Due to the winter storm and the cancellations of classes today (Feb. 12, 2019), the Cofrin Library and the General Access Computers Labs have staffing shortages. Therefore, the Library and the GAC labs will be closing at 4:30 pm today. This includes the University Archives and Area Research Center. The Library Commons will remain open […]

Next Academic Staff Committee meeting to take place on Wednesday (Feb. 13)

The 2018-19 Academic Staff Committee (ASC) meets biweekly on Wednesday afternoons at 1:30 p.m. in Cofrin Library Room 735. Committee meetings are open governance group meetings. The next meeting is Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. Read the meeting agenda. Contact any member of the 2018-19 committee: Jamee Haslam (Chair), Sherri Arendt (Vice Chair), Lynn […]

Permanent Collection announcements from the Lawton Gallery

There have been a few exciting changes to the Lawton Gallery Permanent Art Collection including a collection database, collection room hours and some new accessions. The Lawton Gallery staff has been working over the last few semesters in collaboration with the David A. Cofrin Library staff to create a searchable database of the permanent collection. […]