Tag: commencement

Masters’ Candidate in Applied Leadership returns from Afghanistan

Master’s Candidate in Applied Leadership, Second Lt. Andrea Ackerman, returned from a one-year deployment at Operating Base Fenty in Afghanistan on Friday, Dec. 6. While deployed, she  finished the last requirements of her program. Her line of inquiry in the master’s program has focused on the use of community gardens in assisting veterans with PTSD. […]

Graduating class speaker, Hannah Malmberg, models what it means to be a Phoenix

Hannah Malmberg

“The price of success,” the legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi once said, “is hard work.” But if you were to ask anyone who has had the privilege of working, or just knowing, Hannah Malmberg, they would more likely characterize their experience with her as priceless. “I’ve rarely encountered somebody so accomplished, yet so […]

Commencement speaker, Prof. Patricia Terry, noted for ‘Iron-man worthy’ efforts on behalf of the University

As a tenured professor approaching her 25th year at UW-Green Bay, professor Patricia Terry describes herself as a “pinnacle person.” Which means, if you’re going to do something, take it all the way. “If you’re going to run, run a marathon. Go to college? Get a Ph.D. Work at a university? Achieve the rank of […]

Commencement deadlines and reminders for faculty and staff

Fall Commencement is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. in the Weidner Center. The approaching event means there are some deadlines faculty and staff should be aware of: Faculty and staff who wish to process in the Commencement ceremony must sign up here by Friday, Dec. 6, 2019. To attend the ceremony but […]

Faculty/staff commencement volunteers needed

If you wish to help ensure that this fall’s Commencement event is a positive and memorable experience for students and families, you can sign up to volunteer. Individuals are needed for approximately 3 to 4 hours, with ranges from 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m; the 2019 Fall/Winter Commencement Ceremony will be held on Saturday, Dec. 14, […]

Nominate a student speaker for December Commencement by Friday, Oct. 18

The Division of Student Affairs and Campus Climate is seeking nominations for Student Speaker for the December 2019 Commencement Ceremony. Please nominate one or more students for this honor. Nominees must be graduating in December or January. Please send your nominations to Claudia Guzmán, via e-mail (guzmanc@uwgb.edu) and include the following information: Student’s Name Student’s […]

Oneida Nation | UW-Green Bay speaker Yuntlekalau McLester shares her story

Yuntlekalau McLester wanted to share her experiences in her commencement speech at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay graduation ceremony held May 18, 2019. One of those experiences was with failure. “It happens all the time in life, we can’t succeed if we never fail at something,” she said. via Oneida Nation | UWGB speaker Yuntlekalau […]

Photo album: Sheboygan Campus Commencement

Sheboygan Campus Commencement

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus, held its annual Commencement ceremony on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the campus’ University Theatre. One hundred and six students earned two-year degrees from the Sheboygan Campus during the 2018-19 academic year, many of whom participated in the ceremony. Four UW-Platteville and two UW Oshkosh collaborative […]

Photo gallery: Congratulations to Manitowoc Campus graduates

UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus graduates at spring 2019 commencement

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus, held its Commencement ceremony on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the campus Theatre. Sixty-four students earned two-year degrees from the Manitowoc Campus during the 2018-19 academic year, many of whom will be participating in the ceremony. Lwm Vaj (Lue Vang), a 2017 graduate of Manitowoc […]

Congratulations to Marinette Campus graduates

Marinette Campus 2019 Commencement

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Marinette Campus held its annual commencement ceremony on Monday, May 20, 2019 in the Herbert L. Williams Theatre. Fifty-six students earned two-year degrees from the Marinette Campus during the 2018-19 academic year. Two international students received completion certificates from Youth for Understanding, a non-profit educational organization serving more than 50 […]