Tag: connecting

Photos: UW-Green Bay joins Door County ‘BioBlitz’ event

The Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin held a 12-hour “BioBlitz” in late June at the Europe Bay Woods State Natural Area in Newport State Park, Door County. The Cofrin Center of Biodiversity contributed the participation of several scientists to the effort, which also attracted help from UW-Madison, DNR and U.S. Fish and Wildlife personnel along […]

Activist/Author Loeb to visit in Fall on ‘Leadership’

In conjunction with the 2010-11 Common Theme, “The Leadership Question,” author Paul Loeb will visit the UW-Green Bay campus next fall to discuss how each of us can act upon our deepest beliefs and make a difference. Loeb, who has been writing about citizen activism for almost four decades, has recently revised his Soul of […]

UW-Green Bay seniors signing ‘Green graduation pledge’

The Public and Environmental Affairs program is helping promote the Green Ribbon graduation pledge among May 2010 grads. Departing seniors are invited to stop at the PEA office on the third floor of MAC Hall to sign the pledge statement (located on Pam Schoen’s counter in the reception area) any time Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to […]

UW-Green Bay students prepare for global summit

More than 200 University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students will participate Monday, April 19, in the annual UN Global Summit. The summit will take place 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Phoenix Room and the 1965 Room. The public is welcome and invited to watch as students address some of the most pressing issues facing the planet.

Feature story: Hoops star Hoewisch helps special fan win by losing

Zach Heugel is one of Phoenix basketball’s biggest fans, standing and cheering from his family’s seats at nearly every home game. The son of UW-Green Bay alumnus and Founders Association president John Heugel, Zach also struggles with a cognitive disability. Social interaction, motivation and physical fitness can be difficult. But, with the help of a […]