Tag: Cofrin School of Business

Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament results

Four UW-Green Bay students presented their startups at the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament on Saturday, April 21, at the Discovery Center in Madison. Ten UW campuses were represented. Stability won the top award at UW-Green Bay’s Innovation in Aging competition in February to earn UWGB’s automatic place in the WBIT. The Local Food Experiment earned […]

Student Sam Hunt’s idea moves to international competition

UW-Green Bay student entrepreneur Sam Hunt’s The Local Food Experiment has won the state’s Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament (WBIT), sponsored by WiSys. The win earns Sam $2,500 and a trip to compete at the International Business Model Competition in Provo, Utah, May 10-11. At the international competition, Sam will be up against teams from Harvard, […]

Faculty note: Prof. Bansal has research published with student Emma Nies

Prof. Gaurav Bansal announce that research with his undergraduate Emma Nies (Business Administration, Statistics) has been accepted for presentation and publication at Midwest Association for Information Systems Conference (MWAIS) to be held in St Louis, this May. The conference is hosted by College of Business Administration at the University of Missouri – St. Louis (UMSL). […]

SBDC offers ‘Challenges of Cyber Security and the Internet of Things’

The SBDC is offering the workshop “The Challenges of Cyber Security and ‘the Internet of Things’” in its 2017-2018 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. The professional development opportunity is scheduled for Tuesday, May 15, 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 […]

Future UW-Marinette and UW-Green Bay student receives prestigious scholarship

Marinette High School senior and future UW-Green Bay student, Sam Boehm, was recognized with the Student Initiative Scholarship. Boehm will be attending UW-Marinette for the first two years, then is completing her degree in supply chain logistics at UW-Green Bay. ehextra.com has the story.

Accounting student Courtney Hamilton receives special recognition

UW-Green Bay student Courtney Hamilton (Accounting) was recently selected to receive Financial Executives International (FEI) of Northeastern Wisconsin’s Academic Achievement Award. Five of these awards will be distributed to area students who have demonstrated excellence in finance and accounting. In addition to a $1,000 award, she was given special recognition at FEI’s April Chapter Meeting […]

You are invited: Annual Leadership Program is Friday, May 11

The 37th Annual University of Wisconsin-Green Bay University Leadership Awards program is Friday, May 11, 2018 at 6 p.m. in the University Theatre, Theatre Hall. A reception will follow. The awards being presented are the Chancellor’s Medallion, the University Leadership Award, the Outstanding Student Award and Student Organization of the Year Award. Chancellor Gary L. […]

UW-Green Bay alumna Beckman named Young Professional of the Year

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Congratulations to UW-Green Bay alumna Sarah Beckman ’08 (Social Work), named Young Professional of the Year by Current Young Professionals. Brandon Rohde of LiveTime, LLC was presented the Young Entrepreneur of the Year award. Accepting the award for The Next Generation Best Place to Work award was UW-Green Bay alumnus Todd Jadin ’84 (Business Administration) […]