Tag: commencement

Wearin’ of the green: Trustees show support

Members of the UW-Green Bay Foundation Board of Directors and the Chancellor’s Council of Trustees take serious their support of the University and involvement in campus activities. A total of eight Trustees (ID’d above) volunteered their time to participate in mid-year commencement on Dec. 19 at the Weidner Center. As members of the platform party, […]

Video: Kaye urges grads to embrace America’s history


Harvey J. Kaye, a University of Wisconsin-Green Bay professor of Democracy and Justice Studies with a national reputation as an author, historian, and political analyst, drew a standing ovation at the close of his commencement address to the university’s December 2015 graduating class. Kaye addressed a capacity audience of more than 2,000 students, friends, families, […]

Tip of the cap to Class of ’15 fashion


As always, creative individuals among the nearly 450 graduates eligible to take part in mid-year commencement Dec. 19 at the Weidner Center 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, Marketing and University Communication

December ’15 Commencement: Day in photos

Commencement from the back of Weidner Center stage

An audience of 2,000 joined several hundred faculty, staff and dignitaries in celebrating the achievements of the fall/winter 2015 graduating class at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay on Saturday afternoon (Dec. 19). About 450 students were eligible to participate in the program at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Chancellor Gary L. Miller (at […]

Business grad Blaha addresses classmates


Emily Blaha of Sturgeon Bay had a big day in the spotlight Dec. 19 as class speaker for UW-Green Bay’s 2015 fall/winter commencement at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Blaha addressed a near-capacity audience of more than 2,000 in her brief remarks, which included an inspirational message for her graduating classmates, with three […]

Home to Houston with a BSN

Nursing Prof. Susan Gallagher-Lepak and Teresa Talmadge

Nursing Program graduate Teresa Talmadge met UW-Green Bay Nursing Prof. Susan Gallagher-Lepak for the first time (in person, at least) prior to mid-year commencement Saturday (Dec. 19) at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Talmadge, of suburban Kingwood, Texas, near Houston, made her first trip to the UW-Green Bay campus this weekend to receive […]

Kaye gets shoutout from friend Brookhiser over speaking gig

Nationally renowned author, historian and political analyst Richard Brookhiser — who lectured here this fall as part of Harvey Kaye’s Historical Perspectives Lecture Series — mentioned his friend in a December 10 tweet: UW-Green Bay’s Kaye will deliver commencement address – via @uwgreenbaynews  Will invoke Thomas Paine, if I know the speaker. We told you […]

UW-Green Bay releases list of December 2015 grads

Chancellor Gary L. Miller will preside at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 2015 fall/winter commencement ceremony at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, in Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. The ceremony will honor students who have applied to graduate in December or at the end of the interim session in […]