Tag: Cofrin School of Business

Mathew Dornbush Named Interim Dean of UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin School of Business

GREEN BAY – University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Provost Greg Davis announced the appointment of Mathew Dornbush as interim dean for the Austin E. Cofrin School of Business. Dornbush has been serving UW-Green Bay as the associate vice chancellor for Academic Affairs and director of Graduate Studies since 2015. He will maintain a share of those […]

SBDC is offering ‘Coaching for Performance’

The SBDC is offering the workshop “Coaching for Performance ” in its 2018-2019 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program as professional development, scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Advance Bus. & Mfg. Ctr., 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. For more information on registration for this workshop or one of […]

UW-Green Bay NCORE invites your attendance to upcoming webinars

The UW-Green Bay National Conference on Race and Ethnicity (NCORE) cohort invites you to attend any of the following webinars. Each will be held the last Wednesday of every month from 3 to 4:30 p.m. CST and will be hosted in IS 1034 (Distance Ed Room), UW-Green Bay (Green Bay campus): -August 29, 2018 Kaleidoscope: […]

Alumnus Barkley takes the reins of Purple Aces AAU program

Former Green Bay men’s basketball guard Cordero Barkley ’09 and ’16 (Business Administration and Management) is taking over program director duties for the Purple Aces AAU team. Barkley just completed his seventh season with the Purple Aces. The Press-Gazette’s Scott Venci has the story. Barkley will be one of three graduates to receive an Outstanding […]

Children’s Business Fair, August 22, has new location

The first annual Children’s Business Fair on Wednesday, August 22 from 4 to 7 p.m. has a new location — at Gather on Broadway — 139 N. Broadway, Green Bay. Stop by on your way to or from the Wednesday evening Farmers Market on Broadway. The Children’s Business Fair is a summer project with local […]

UW-Green Bay student determined to make ice fishing safer

UW-Green Bay senior Clare Bestul (Business Administration) was one of the nine young entrepreneurs selected to pitch their ideas at Light Up the Lakeshore business idea contest in Two Rivers on August 2, 2018. Bestul’s idea, a device that helps detect ice thickness and lake depth for ice fishers, didn’t win the contest. However, Bestul […]

Foxconn launches ‘Smart Cities – Smart Futures’ competition

Foxconn Technology Group encourages faculty, staff and students in Wisconsin’s universities to participate in its “Smart Cities – Smart Future” initiative. The state-wide competition enables talent across the state to make use of opportunities presented by Wisconsin’s technological innovation. The company is committing to $1 million in prize money over three years, which is aimed […]

Reminder: Stop by Children’s Business Fair at Leicht Park on August 22

Heading to the farmers’ market on Broadway on Wednesday, August 22? Stop by Leicht Park on the way! From 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Leicht Park is hosting Children’s Business Fair, sponsored by UW-Green Bay Cofrin School of Business. The children have been working on their businesses this summer with a local teacher, Denise McFarlin, […]

WEDC CEO Mark Hogan says Foxconn, TitletownTech will attract young talent

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation CEO Mark Hogan feels good about Wisconsin’s technological development. In addition to Foxconn partnerships, Hogan acknowledges more opportunities in the region, such as TitletownTech, a partnership between Microsoft, the Packers and UW-Green Bay. “What the Packers and Microsoft are doing at Titletown, what’s happening in Milwaukee and Madison, is changing the culture,” […]

Young entrepreneurs need your feedback

The 1MillionCups Green Bay community asks you to join them, Wednesday, August 8, 2018, in providing positive and constructive feedback to these young entrepreneurs who have been working with local teacher Denise McFarlin this summer on their businesses. 1MCGB is organized by UW-Green Bay lecturer of entrepreneurship Ryan Kauth, UW-Green Bay alumnus Luke Chambers ’18 […]