Tag: Cofrin Library

All are winners in the first-ever all-campus ‘Food Fight!’

The first-ever all-campus Food Fight brought 2,071 pounds of food and hygiene items to fill the Campus Cupboard shelves, providing provisions to members of the UW-Green Bay community who are in need. In a nearly campus-wide contest, the Cofrin Library, Office of International Education and Office of Continuing Education and Community Engagement teamed-up to recorded […]

John Muir event draws 120 attendees

Congratulations to the David A. Cofrin Library staff and the faculty members who presented mini-lectures on the legacy of John Muir. More than 120 people attended the event including students, faculty and staff, but also a large number of community members. Also participating — the local chapter of the Sierra Club and author Robert Root, […]

Reminder: John Muir mini-lectures (next week) and traveling exhibit

The David A. Cofrin Library is hosting an evening of mini-lectures by UW-Green Bay faculty and staff on the impact John Muir made on history, ecology, psychology and conservation. Presenters will lead attendees into a larger conversation about the importance of Muir’s legacy. The event will take place, Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 from 7 to […]

Correction: An appearance in MacGyver? A mall in Hungary, what?

An aerial of UW-Green Bay (most notably the Cofrin Library) was in the TV series MacGyver. It came to the Log through Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Correction: Public and Environmental Administration, Political Science), who saw it posted on an alumnus’ facebook page. Don’t blink at 29:21 (and you may have to get through a number […]

UW-Green Bay Library Commons featured in Systems Furniture blog

On Nov. 15, the new UW-Green Bay Library Commons was featured in Systems Furniture’s blog for the month of November. “The Cofrin Library Commons plays a major role in the academic success of students by providing the necessary resources, services and study environment,” says Paula Ganyard. “Students are looking for a place to go for […]

Reminder: Campus Food Fight!

Nov. 20 to Dec. 5, students, faculty, and staff will ‘battle’ head to head to donate the most tonnage of food to the Campus Cupboard. The friendly competition will end in a food weigh-in on Dec. 6 at Noon, in the Phoenix Rooms. The winning team will receive a victory party at the Phoenix Club […]

John Muir mini-lectures and traveling exhibit

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The David A. Cofrin Library is hosting an evening of mini-lectures by UW-Green Bay faculty and staff on the impact John Muir made on history, ecology, psychology and conservation. Presenters will lead attendees into a larger conversation about the importance of Muir’s legacy. The event will take place, Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 7 to […]

Food Fight! (for a great cause)

The Campus Cupboard is planning an all-campus “Food Fight” from Nov. 20 to Dec. 6. The Food Fight will separate each of the four respective colleges, Cofrin Library offices and Athletics as ‘teams’ to compete in collection of pantry items for the Campus Cupboard. We will conclude our Food Fight drive with a weigh in on Dec. 6, […]

The Library Commons in the plaza level of the Cofrin Library is open

The Library Commons is now open on the second level of the Cofrin Library. The Library Commons is a place for students to study between classes, meet classmates, work on group projects and meet for an evening study session. The space is designed to meet the demand for a more modern and high-quality library experience. […]