Tag: Cofrin School of Business

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 […]

Book by Voelker and Gurung a collaborative effort across UW

It’s a great example of interdisciplinarity and of teaming with peers from across the UW System. Prof. Regan Gurung (Human Development, Psychology) and Associate Prof. David Voelker (History, Humanities) published the book, “Big Picture Pedagogy: Finding Interdisciplinary Solutions to Common Learning Problems: New Directions for Teaching and Learning,” with contributions from faculty across the UW […]

‘Startup Week Green Bay’ kicks off today, Nov. 6, at 3:30 p.m.

Startup Week Green Bay kicks off at UW-Green Bay on Monday, Nov. 6 from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Wood Hall 117. “Learn from an Entrepreneur: from Aerospace to Innovations for Aging & Health” is the event theme. Two-time Wisconsin Business Plan Contest finalist, entrepreneur and founder of VibeTech, Jeff Leismer Ph.D, will discuss […]

Reminder: SBDC offering ‘Women in Leadership Roles’

The UW-Green Bay SBDC (Small Business Development Center) is offering the workshop “Women in Leadership Roles” in its 2017-2018 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. It is scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 15, 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, visit […]

‘Becoming a Student-Ready University’ upcoming events

Themes compiled from the Tia Brown McNair workshop held at UW-Green Bay in August will be shared at an open forum on Nov. 21 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in Phoenix B, University Union. This open forum will be a chance to develop action plans and partnerships between faculty and staff to help us to […]

SBDC offering ‘Women in Leadership Roles’

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is offering the workshop “Women in Leadership Roles” in its 2017-2018 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. The professional development opportunity is Wednesday, Nov.15, 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, visit SBDC’s website at […]

Photos: UW-Green Bay Make a Difference Day

Make a Difference Day 2017

Many area non-profits and agencies cleared their immediate “to-do” lists when nearly 250 UW-Green Bay students, staff and faculty volunteered in the Greater Green Bay community and on campus Friday, Oct. 27, 2017. “Wonka Science was colorful, candy-filled fun this morning! A special thanks to UWGB for volunteering at our science stations as a part of […]

SBDC gives helping hand to Green Bay business, Aurora’s Apothecary

Melissa Adelbush, owner of Aurora’s Apothecary, was an Entrepreneurial Training Program participant with UW-Green Bay’s Small Business Development Center taught by Director Tara Carr. David Stauffacher served as Melissa’s counselor (mentor). The Green Bay Press-Gazette featured her business recently. “The seeds of entrepreneurship are sown in interesting ways. For Melissa Aurora Adelbush, owner of Aurora’s […]

UW-Green Bay records highest enrollment to date

2017 sees biggest freshman class in five years, more diversity and more graduate students GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has surpassed the 7,000-mark for enrollment for the second consecutive year and is reporting an official headcount for the Fall 2017 semester at 7,158 students — up 128 students from a year ago […]