Tag: Computer Science

Mark your calendars for this year’s Jingle Brawl

The second annual Jingle Brawl —a video game tournament organized by the UW-Green Bay Game Studies Program — begins at noon, Dec. 3 in the Phoenix Club (downstairs in the University Union). Jingle Brawl is a fundraising event aimed at helping local kids in need. This year’s chosen charity is St. Vincent Children’s Hospital. The […]

Students board the Train Jam express for real-life gaming experience


They were sore-eyed, fatigued and disheveled, but a 52-hour train ride from Chicago to the Game Developer Conference in San Francisco this spring was still the ride of a lifetime for UW-Green Bay students Tom Rismeyer and Jacob Labeots. They were accompanied by UWGB lecturer Ben Geisler (Computer Science) as well as 200 game designers, […]

Bukralia to speak about data science to NEW startup group

Rajeev Bukralia will present a talk on data science and data strategy at the upcoming meeting of Digital Fertilizer — a community of high-tech startups and entrepreneurs in Northeast Wisconsin — at 6 p.m. next Monday (Sept. 14) at the Green Room Lounge in De Pere. The talk, “Data, Data, Everywhere: Harnessing Data for Competitive […]

UWGB students take to the tracks for real-life gaming experience

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students Alexander Jacob and Dave Sonnier embarked on a ride of a lifetime when they took part in Train Jam, a 52-hour train ride from Chicago to the Game Developer Conference (GDC) in San Francisco this spring. They were accompanied by lecturer Ben Geisler of UWGB’s Computer Science academic unit. The […]

Bukralia is co-author of ‘Academic Analytics’ chapter, quoted in CIO

Rajeev Bukralia, director of data science outreach and a lecturer in computer science for UW-Green Bay, is co-author of a chapter in the book Reshaping Society Through Analytics, Collaboration, and Decision Support, which is volume 18 in the Annals of Information Systems series published by Springer. The title of the chapter is “Using Academic Analytics […]

UW-Green Bay to reprise Open Online Course, on app and game development

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will again offer a Local Open Online Course (LOOC), titled “Beginning App & 2D Game Development.” The course begins Wednesday, March 18, but participants are welcome to join as late as the second week of instruction. Units will be addressed each Wednesday in the 12-week course. Offered as an offshoot […]

LOOC here again: ‘Beginning App & 2D Game Development’

UW-Green Bay’s Computer Science program is once again offering a LOOC — a free local online course. The title is Beginning App & 2D Game Development, offered by faculty members Ben Geisler and Peter Breznay. The course begins March 18, but LOOCers can join up to the second week of the course. The course is […]

UW-Green Bay student wins level in Army Reserve soldier competition

UW-Green Bay computer science student and part-time Web Services and Help Desk employee Jordan Stubblefield, a staff sergeant in the Army Reserve, is the winner of the ‘Best Warrior’ title in the 80th Training Command of the Army Reserve. Stubblefield spent Feb. 5-7 at Camp Bullis in Texas competing in a rigorous challenge for the […]

Software’s Fralick ’82 a role model, mentor for students

Mark Fralick, a 1982 graduate of UW-Green Bay in Business Administration, is a force to be reckoned with in the high-flying world of business software. His company, GetUsROI LLC, with offices in the Houston Metro Area and Brookfield Wis., just made its debut in the Inc. magazine 500/5000 list of the nation’s fastest-growing companies. It […]