Tag: Cofrin School of Business

Northcentral Technical College announces transfer agreements with Cofrin School of Business

In a press release dated December 28, 2018, Northcentral Technical College (Wausau) and UW-Green Bay announced two transfer agreements leading to a four-year degree in Business Administration. The agreements give students the opportunity to earn an associate degree at NTC in business management or leadership development and then seamlessly transfer their credits to UW-Green Bay […]

Top 18 Moments of 2018

It has been a significant year for UW-Green Bay. Take a look back at the 18 standout moments of 2018! New Bachelor’s and Masters programs In 2018, UW-Green Bay’s academic offerings grew to meet local and national workforce demands. New degrees approved and/or implemented in 2018 include a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Bachelor […]

Summer Research Scholar Program proposals are due by 11:59 p.m. on January 15

The UW-Green Bay Research Council is currently accepting proposals for the 2019 Summer Research Scholar Program. Faculty having applied for the Summer Research Scholar Program in the past will want to note that this program has undergone significant changes in recent years. The Summer Research Scholar Program is designed to provide stipend support during the […]

Entries accepted through Jan. 31 for Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest

The 16th annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest is accepting entries online for the 2019 competition until 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019. The contest is designed to encourage entrepreneurs in the startup stage of tech-based businesses in Wisconsin. The contest links up-and-coming entrepreneurs with a statewide network of community resources, expert advice and mentoring, […]

Faculty note: Geimer publication

UW-Green Bay Lecturer Matt Geimer, J.D. (Business Law) had an article published in the State Bar of Wisconsin’s Elder Law & Special Needs Journal of Wisconsin and in its InsideTrack newsletter regarding autonomous vehicles for the elderly and individuals with disabilities. “Autonomous vehicles could be transformative in meeting the mobility needs of the elderly and […]

Packed with an entrepreneurial ‘spirit’ Skyla Aissen ’18 graduated from college, debt-free

Skyla Aissen at Aissen Tree Farm

With roots planted deep in Northeast Wisconsin and visions of “branch” expansion, recent Business Administration graduate and Christmas tree grower Skyla Aissen has her work gloves on and is ready for the future. Her Grandma Lean imparted this piece of wisdom on Skyla long ago, “24 hours is a lot of time in a day […]

Video: Reflections of UW-Green Bay 2018 Winter Commencement

“Amazing faculty. Excited to complete the journey. Happy to share this special time with peers, family and friends. Weight off my shoulder. Ready for what is coming next. Overwhelming feeling of joy.” Those are just some of the sentiments expressed by graduates as they prepared to cross the stage to receive their diplomas at the […]

Passion for entrepreneurship drives UW-Green Bay student, DeGrand

“The dictionary describes the word fervid as being intensely enthusiastic or passionate, especially to an excessive degree. That is exactly the meaning that Renee DeGrand (Business Administration) of Green Bay wanted to convey by naming the business she is developing Fervid Life. DeGrand, a UW-Green Bay senior, recently took first place in the 2018 Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest. She […]

Apply for a Sustainability Teaching Grant by Feb. 15

The Sustainability Teaching Development Grant provides monetary support for professional development activities or projects that lead to the infusion of sustainability into any aspect of teaching, including classes, labs, field work, and/or undergraduate independent research/study. The Sustainability Committee sponsors this grant. Please contact Georjeanna Wilson-Doenges, Chair of the Sustainability Committee, at wilsong@uwgb.edu with any questions.

Current student and alumnus named as business contest winners

Congratulations to current UW-Green Bay student Renee DeGrand (Business Administration) who took first place in the 2018 Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest with her business plan for hobbyist e-commerce platform, “Fervid Life.” Jordan Lorenz ’12 (Hmanities) took second with his business plan for a better connector of college student job seekers to small businesses who […]