Tag: community

Photos: Local Girl Scouts earn badge with the help of UW-Green Bay

Girl Scouts Water Event at UW-Green Bay

NEW Water and UW-Green Bay teamed up to help young Girl Scouts earn their “Wonders of Water” badge on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019. Activities included learning about the infamous water bear microorganism and watching them swim under microscopes, learning about cleaning water by making water filters, learning about aquatic life, simulating runoff in a community through […]

Green Bay is 9th happiest city in America | NBC 26

Green Bay has been ranked the ninth happiest city in America, according to SeniorLiving. Factors taken into consideration when ranking the cities were income, housing affordability, life expectancy, commute length, suicide rate, crime rate, unemployment, and household size. More via New study shows Green Bay is 9th happiest city in America |NBC26.

Former Phoenix star and alumnus expands The Driveway basketball facility | Green Bay Press-Gazette

Alumnus Ryan Borowicz, former Green Bay men’s basketball player, opened The Driveway basketball facility in 2016, and he is now expanding it. “The facility is for people and groups of all ages, from youth programs looking to provide more opportunity for players to the adult seeking a more entertaining way to get a workout in.” More […]

Reminder: National Anthem Auditions, Nov. 1 and 2

Green Bay Athletics seeks singers (students, alumni and community) to perform the National Anthem at one of the sporting events during the 2019-2020 season. Auditions will be held in Studio Arts 214 on the UW-Green Bay campus on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019 from 4 to 5 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 2 from Noon to 1:30 p.m. If you […]

UW-Green Bay faculty participating in STEAM Engine event, Nov. 13

Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology) and Assistant Prof. Luis Fernandez (Music) will be participating in the STEAM Engine event at the Neville Public Museum on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, starting at 6 p.m. Prof. Martin will be speaking at the event, while Assistant Prof. Fernandez will be performing. STEAM Engine is an interactive event held at the […]

Robert ‘Bob’ G. Bush’s visitation will be at ‘Carol’s Court’ on Nov. 29

Announced, earlier, UW-Green Bay trustee, contributor, hall-of-fame member, Phoenix women’s basketball fan and general supporter Robert “Bob” G. Bush passed away on Oct. 10, 2019.  His visitation will be held at UW-Green Bay’s Kress Events Center on Friday, Nov. 29, 2019 from 1 to 5 p.m.  on Carol’s Court, the court he dedicated to his […]

UW-Green Bay to host family-fun event, ‘Trick-or-Treat Tot Trot’

Oct. 24 Trick-or-Treat Tot Trot

Green Bay, Wis.—Rain or shine, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host a safe trick-or-treat event, titled “Trick-or-Treat Tot Trot,” for children on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. The Office of Residence Life is the host. The program is focused on pre-kindergarten through elementary school-age children from the Green Bay area. […]

Announcing: Third annual Trick-or-Treat Tot Trot, Oct. 24

Oct. 24 Trick-or-Treat Tot Trot

Rain or shine, UW-Green Bay’s Office of Residence Life will host a safe trick-or-treat event for children on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. The program is focused on pre-kindergarten through elementary school-age children from the Green Bay area. Participants and their adult chaperones or parents are asked to check-in at the Mauthe […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Jana Fogaça receives grant

Assistant Prof. Jana Fogaça, Chair of the Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology Master’s Program, has received a grant from the Association for Applied Sport Psychology to fund a pilot program in partnership with the YMCA. The program will use sports practice to teach socioemotional skills to children in the community.

Bernie and Alyce Dahlin added to Top 50 Most Influential Leaders List

On Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, Green Bay Athletics announced the next addition to its “Top 50 Most Influential Leaders in Green Bay Athletics History” list: Bernie and Alyce Dahlin. The Dahlins are well known throughout Northeast Wisconsin as philanthropists with generous hearts that have helped every sport within Green Bay Athletics. In addition, they have […]