Tag: commencement

Take a Scroll through UW-Green Bay’s Top 16 Moments of 2016

Friends, fans and family of UW-Green Bay have witnessed some monumental moments this year, bashing records, basking in international spotlights and celebrating major accomplishments. Take a scroll through the best moments of 2016 at UW-Green Bay: Green Bay men’s and women’s basketball teams experience March Madness For the first time since 1994, both Green Bay […]

UW-Green Bay’s December commencement: The most wonderful time of the year


With snow continuing to fall and creating a winter wonderland backdrop, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay held its 94th commencement ceremony Saturday, December 17 at the University’s Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. “At UW-Green Bay this is not a winter day. It’s commencement day,” Chancellor Gary L. Miller said when asked about the weather […]

Capping-off an incredible experience: UW-Green Bay graduates mark their departure with personalized caps


Hats off to the creative UW-Green Bay December 2016 graduates who took advantage of the opportunity to express themselves through mortarboard art. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view the album on Flickr. – Photos by Dan Moore, Photographer/Videographer and Amanda Jo Danihel, Intern, Marketing and University Communication

UW-Green Bay Professor Phil Clampitt leads commencement procession as University’s Mace Bearer


Carrying the mace for the December 2016 commencement ceremony was UW-Green Bay Professor Phillip G. Clampitt. The University Mace — a ceremonial staff signifying authority — is carried to the stage by one of the most accomplished faculty members just ahead of the Chancellor during the commencement procession. The centuries-old academic tradition is believed to […]

Badalamenti gives colorful Commencement address, uses Rubik’s Cube to make his point


Vincenzo (Vince) Badalamenti, a psychology major, was chosen to speak on behalf of his graduating class in UW-Green Bay’s December 2016 Commencement ceremony. Using a six-sided Rubik’s Cube to demonstrate his main point — that graduates have been influenced by six different spheres including parents, family members, friends, co-workers, educators, and even random people — and […]

Janae Due named UW-Green Bay’s December 2016 Outstanding Student

Montello, Wis. native recognized during Fall Commencement Ceremony The December 2016 recipient of the Outstanding Student Award presented by the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Alumni Association is Janae Due, from Montello, Wis. She accepted the award December 16 at a student award ceremony on campus. Due is receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree with a […]

UW-Green Bay releases list of December 2016 graduates

Commencement Ceremony is Saturday, Dec. 17 at the Weidner Center Green Bay, Wis. — About 315 of the 434 graduating seniors from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will take part in commencement ceremonies at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 17. Award-winning professor of Spanish, Latin American Studies and […]

December 2016 Commencement Announcement

Regarding inclement weather predictions From Clifton Ganyard, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs/Commencement Coordinator to graduating seniors: “As you know, Green Bay is expecting a winter storm this weekend, beginning on Friday afternoon and continuing through Saturday.  At present, however, the University does not plan on cancelling Commencement.  While the City is expecting several inches of […]