Tag: Cofrin Library

Therapy dogs help student de-stress


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, […]

Library candidate presentations

The staff of the Cofrin Library invites any and all who are interested to a round of candidate presentations as they search for two Research and Instruction Librarians. Candidates will present a mock information literacy session in room CL304. Candidates and their 45-minute sessions are scheduled as follows: Erica Grunseth, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 11:45 a.m. […]

Passing of Marlys Brunsting

Marlys Brunsting passed away Sept. 22 after a long and valiant battle with cancer. She worked 17 years for UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin Library — first as an interim circulation supervisor, a part-time reference librarian and then as the full-time coordinator of library automation — before accepting the position of library director at UW-Stout. She was […]