Tag: Computer Science

Mathematics major Sam Hunt wins pitch contest with golf training tool

Business Idea Competition Participants

UW-Green Bay Mathematics major Sam Hunt (center in photo) won UW-Green Bay’s second annual Student Business Idea Contest, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018. Students from all majors pitched their innovative idea in 90 seconds for cash, scholarships to a summer entrepreneurship travel course in Portugal and/or the ability to keep pitching this spring for more cash […]

Schreiber Foods highlights recent graduate, Dryer

We are unable to link to the story, but Schreiber Foods recently highlighted Amber Dryer ’17 in its internal newsletter. An intern at Schreiber since 2015, she was noted for for her recent Chancellor’s Award. The Computer Science, Information Science and Spanish major was recently named IS customer support analyst for the company.

Breakthrough® Fuel employees share tips with alma mater

  UW-Green Bay alumni employed by Breakthrough® Fuel served on a panel Tuesday morning in the Christie Theatre. They shared with current UW-Green Bay students the path that led them to work at Breakthrough® Fuel — a fast-growing, global transportation energy management firm located in downtown Green Bay. Currently 10 UW-Green Bay alumni work for […]

Think ‘College to Career’ with Breakthrough Fuel, April 18

Join the panel discussion with alumni who have turned their UW-Green Bay education in to successful careers at one of the area’s most innovative companies, Breakthrough Fuel. Tuesday, April 18, 2017 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the Christie Theatre. Learn firsthand how people from various majors come together to solve problems, find innovative solutions […]

‘Cool Doggo Surftown,’ one of five video games developed by UW-Green Bay students at Global Game Jam 2017

Global Game Jam

About 20 UW-Green Bay students, with a little oversight from faculty and professionals in the gaming industry, created five new video games at the University’s first-ever local Global Game Jam (January 20-22, 2017). Global Game Jam is a worldwide event in which groups of computer science students, computer programmers and others have 48 hours to form teams and […]

Sit back and enjoy Episode 2 of ‘Game and Learn’ now on YouTube

Log editors are providing this post, right from the inbox… “The temperature is dropping and we are all winding down for the semester, so what better way to kick back than with the long-awaited second episode of Game and Learn? This unique production of Information Science’s Game Studies emphasis has Prof. Bryan Carr sitting down […]

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, […]