Tag: Cofrin School of Business

Big robotics win for the ‘Birds’ (both Redbirds and the Phoenix)

Congratulations to the Cofrin School of Business-sponsored De Pere Redbirds Middle School robotics team and their coach, UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Gaurav, on a first-place finish in the Regional FLL Robotics Competition organized at Lakeshore Tech College, Saturday, Nov 10. This rookie team was one of 27 to compete for the championship trophy. “The students […]

UW-Green Bay has large contingent at Great Lakes conference

Science Symposium Group Shot-1

Last week, 340 scientists, resource managers, municipal planners, non-profit organizations, educators and citizens gathered in downtown Green Bay to discuss ongoing challenges and recent successes in managing and protecting water quality, habitat and species in Lake Michigan. The 2017 State of Lake Michigan Conference hosted by International Association for Great Lakes Research was held at […]

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 […]

Chancellor Miller Op-Ed: Reshaping higher education in Northeastern Wisconsin, together, Sheboygan Press, Herald Times Reporter

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller submitted an op-ed to media outlets of the regions most affected by the UW System realignment. “There is much work ahead of us to affect the reorganization and there will certainly be challenges to overcome. However, I believe the opportunities afforded by the reshaped UW System for the state […]

CATL is accepting applications for Online Teaching Fellows program

The Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning (CATL) is accepting applications for the UW-Green Bay Online Teaching Fellows program. This program is for those who wish to deepen their engagement with online instruction. Instructors in this course will explore best practices, align assignments with objectives and assessments. In addition, we will explore multiple […]

SBDC offers ‘Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers’

The Small Business Development Center is offering the workshop “Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers” in its 2017-2018 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. This professional development opportunity is scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, 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, […]

gener8tor partnership with Microsoft is a newsmaker

Announced this week (Nov. 8, 2017), gBETA, a free version of gener8tor’s nationally ranked accelerator program will partner with Microsoft in Northeast Wisconsin. The announcement made headlines around the state. The coalition includes UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin School of Business. Interested? Read more. gener8tor Announces Partnership with Microsoft, urbanmilwaukee.com, Nov. 8 Microsoft is leading sponsor for […]

UW System Board of Regents Approves Reorganization of UW-Marinette, UW-Manitowoc and UW-Sheboygan with UW-Green Bay

GREEN BAY –The UW System Board of Regents today approved the proposal by President Cross to realign the UW Colleges with UW System four-year universities. Under the plan, UW-Marinette, UW-Manitowoc and UW-Sheboygan will join UW-Green Bay in July 2018. “We are extremely excited to have the opportunity to join with our colleagues in Marinette, Manitowoc […]

It’s official. The UW is reorganizing

It’s official, today (Nov. 9, 2017) the Board of Regents approved moving forward with a restructuring proposal for the UW System. The purpose of the restructuring is to expand access to higher education by leveraging the strength of the comprehensive and research institutions at two-year campuses. You can read more about it in a message […]

gBETA announces partnership with Microsoft, Cofrin School of Business among partners

gBETA, a free version of gener8tor’s nationally ranked accelerator program that will provide individualized mentorship and coaching to ten Northeast Wisconsin startups each year, announced a partnership with Microsoft. The coalition includes UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin School of Business. Microsoft President Brad Smith, an Appleton native, said about the partnership “emerging companies need more than just […]