Tag: College of Health/Ed./Soc. Welfare

Posts related to the College of Health, Education and Social Welfare

Alumnus Larry Laraby wins Golden Apple

Green Bay Preble teacher Larry Laraby ’98 and ’07 (English and Master’s in Applied Leadership) almost had an entirely different story to tell. If his high school counselor had given up on him, he would never have pursued college, gone into teaching of claimed his Golden Apple Award. See more in the Green Bay Press-Gazette.

Hunt and his invention featured in Green Bay Press-Gazette

He’s highlighting URSCA this week, and UW-Green Bay Mathematics student Sam Hunt made the Green Bay Press-Gazette, as well, this week. “The New Zealand native continues to amaze with his winning business ideas. Last year, Hunt was a winner in the UWGB Student Business Idea Contest with a social enterprise startup offering affordable, local and organic […]

Traditional arts teacher, Benjamin Grignon, will use Kohl fellowship to start Ed.D. program at UW-Green Bay

Lee Pulaski wrote an engaging feature for the Shawano Leader on Benjamin Grignon, and his path to receive a Kohl Fellowship. Grignon said he plans to use the personal award to go back to school at UW-Green Bay and pursue his doctorate, an Ed.D. in First Nations education. Here’s an excerpt of the feature: “Benjamin […]

UW-Green Bay student takes third place in entrepreneur contest

Sam Hunt, a student at UW-Green Bay, took third place in the second annual “The Pitch” contest at Fox Cities Stadium on Wednesday. Hunt competed with his idea of “Precision LAG”, a device the golf player attaches to the grip end of the golf club to help make proper contact with the ball. Fox 11 […]

Two UW-Green Bay entries to compete in Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament

This year, UW-Green Bay landed two student business entries into the annual Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament in Madison on Saturday, April 21, including one of only two at-large submissions. All four colleges at UW-Green Bay are involved in developing the teams, as students competing represent diverse majors across campus including business administration, psychology, engineering and […]

UW-Green Bay to host 400-plus guests at major UW System undergraduate research event, April 19-20, 2018

GREEN BAY – University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host the 17th annual University of Wisconsin System Symposium for Undergraduate Research, Scholarly and Creative Activity (URSCA) on Thursday, April 19, 2018 and Friday, April 20. More than 400 young professionals and mentors from 16 UW schools will participate. Events are open to media. This annual two-day […]

Second opportunity for ‘Becoming a Student-Ready University’ book club

Due to popular demand, there is another chance to discuss the 1997 book, “Why are all the Black Kids Sitting Together?: And other conversations about race” on Thursday, April 19 from 2 to 3 p.m. in Room 103 of the University Union. The classic has been revised and updated so it is timely to read […]

Entrepreneurial news

UW-Green Bay student Sam Hunt (Mathematics) will be presenting what he learned over the past several weeks from the gBETA accelerator on Thurs, April 19, 018 at FVTC’s Bordini Center. He is presenting on his latest endeavor, PrecisionLAG golf swing correction device. Register for free, here, to see him and the other cohort members present. […]