Tag: Cofrin School of Business

Innovation in Aging Conference has a kick-off session on Monday, Feb. 5

Learn about the Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition at a kick-off session on Monday Feb. 5 at 3:30 p.m. or 6 p.m. in the University Union, Room 103. Free pizza! Go to the  Facebook group for info on this event and to fill out the registration form to join the competition. Teams will compete […]

UW-Green Bay students provide free income tax assistance through April 4

Green Bay, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students are again providing free income tax assistance for low-income individuals and families, the elderly and students through the Internal Revenue Service’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Return preparation begins the week of Jan. 29 and will run through Wednesday, April 4. However, no service will be […]

Nominate a business for the ‘Weyenberg Prize’

UW-Green Bay’s Austin E. Cofrin School of Business is accepting nominations for the 2018 Weyenberg Prize for Business Excellence. In recognition of Tim Weyenberg’s personal, business and community impact, the Cofrin School of Business will present two prizes for business excellence that are being named the “Weyenberg Prize” in his honor. One prize will be […]

Problem Identification and Creative Problem Solving workshop, Feb 6

The UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center is offering the workshop “Problem Identification and Creative Problem Solving” in its 2017-2018 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program as professional development. The workshop is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Advance Business and Manufacturing Center (2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay). For more […]

Reminder: University Business meeting is Friday, Jan. 26

On Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, Chancellor Gary L. Miller will host UW-Green Bay’s Annual Business Meeting. The Chancellor, along with Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Greg Davis and Vice Chancellor for Business and Finance Sheryl Van Gruensven will provide an update on the state of the University. Two sessions will be held: at […]

Alumna Lowney is U.S. Gain’s marketing manager

U.S. Gain, a division of U.S. Venture Inc., Appleton, Wis., has hired of Stephanie Lowney ’07 (Business Administration) as the division’s marketing manager, reports Waste Today. In the position, Lowney will focus on communicating the benefits of implementing Gain Clean Fuels within customers’ operations and position Gain as a trusted clean fuel advisor and partner […]

Congratulations to faculty members on 2018-19 sabbaticals

Sabbatical proposals have been approved by the Board of Regents. Sabbaticals are covered in Wisconsin State Statute (Wis. Stat. 36.11(17)), in UW System Policy (UW System Administrative Policy 160) and in the Faculty Handbook (pp. 128-9). Congratulations to the following faculty members who are receiving sabbaticals in 2018-19: Associate Prof. Francis Akakpo, Social Work, semester […]

UW-Green Bay alumnus Dan Young named president of Schenck

Daniel Young, ’80 (Managerial Accounting) CPA, CVA, has been named president of Schenck SC, Appleton, a full-service regional accounting and consulting firm. BizTmes Media published the story this week. Young, an experienced leader in the public accounting industry, assumed the role Jan. 1, 2018. Before being named president, he had been the managing shareholder of […]