UW-Green Bay researcher, Ken Webb, is teaming up with a local nonprofit to develop a hatchery for yellow perch, a notoriously difficult fish to raise in an outdoor setting. We find out what’s needed to make it happen and how it could reduce the cost of a Friday fish fry. He talks about the project […]
Human Biology Prof. Brian Merkel will be featured on WPR’s morning show during the 6 a.m. hour on Thursday, Dec. 6. Merkel is a lead organizer on the Tiny Earth event and will discuss why this event may help pave the way for new antibiotics — now a pressing global issue.
The Student Homecoming Committee is holding an office and/or window decorating contest to show off our school spirit during Homecoming Week. The winning office will receive a pizza party and will be announced at the Homecoming Pep Rally on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 at noon. To participate, all you have to do is decorate your office and/or […]
More than 200 registered for ‘Tiny Earth’ event at Lambeau Field Green Bay, Wis. — Antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest threats to global health. The “Tiny Earth” event at Lambeau Field on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. in the Lambeau Field Atrium (Indoor Clubs, Fourth Floor) hopes to help […]
Green Bay Restoration Coordinator, Amy Carrozzino-Lyon (NAS, Green Bay campus), will describe the Green Bay Wild Rice restoration project at the Marinette Campus this week. She is the guest presenter at the Menominee River Citizen’s Advisory Committee meeting, Thursday, Dec. 6 at 6 p.m. in Room T-139, Theatre Conference Room, Marinette Campus. The public is […]
The STEM Innovation Center is continuing to make progress as construction on the project continues. Masonry and precast have begun, meaning that walls are starting to make an appearance!
Future UW-Green Bay student Kyle Gau, a senior at Algoma High School, has opened his own business in downtown Algoma. His business, Waterfront Creations, primarily features goat-based products such as cheese, yogurt, lotion and other body products. Gau plans on attending UW-Green Bay next fall to pursue a degree in Environmental Science. Read more.
UW-Green Bay and its partners are building a $15 million innovation center focused on introducing young people to STEM careers (science, technology, engineering and math) in order to encourage those pursuing STEM careers to stay within the state. “Jim Dobinski, managing director of Neenah-based Stellar Blue Technologies is bullish on the IT and technology sector in Wisconsin. Tech […]
It’s that time of year again when the UW System honors colleagues with awards recognizing outstanding service and achievement. All nominations should be submitted to the Academic Staff Committee no later than Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018. All of the nominations will be reviewed by the Academic Staff Committee, with top recommendations to be forwarded on […]
Researchers in Green Bay hope to reduce the cost of Wisconsin’s traditional Friday night fish fry by working with The Farmory to set up breeding tanks for the popular yellow perch, which is becoming hard to find in the wild. UW-Green Bay researcher Ken Webb is proud to report that the perch grown at The Farmory will actually be yellow perch, versus […]