Tag: Continuing Education and Community Engagement

‘Introduction to Lifelong Learning’ at Neville Public Museum

Lifelong Learning Institute is holding its annual “Introduction to Lifelong Learning” at the Neville Public Museum on July 25, 2018 from 10 a.m. to Noon. UW-Green Bay’s Lifelong Learning Institute, under the supervision on the Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement, is a non-profit, peer-led volunteer program for adults who are interested in expanding […]

Half-day summer program by Education Outreach and Jennifer Young

UW-Green Bay Education Outreach is offering a half-day program on July 12, 2018 titled “Discipline Run Amok: How Prison-Like Schools, Puritanical Dress Codes and Zero Tolerance Policies are Ruining High School and What We Can Do About It.” UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Jennifer Young (Humanities) will facilitate this session. Young is a former high school teacher […]

GenCyber in the news

UW-Green Bay’s Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement received a grant from the National Security Agency for its GenCyber program, which helps address the shortfall in skilled cybersecurity professionals. The $64,000 grant will fund a GenCyber camp, which will be free to teachers. It targets teachers who are passionate about providing students with the […]

Reminder: UW-Green Bay GenCyber Camp

Reminder that UW-Green Bay’s GenCyber Camp application due date, June 1, 2018, is approaching. To apply, applicants are required to submit a letter of support from their school principal to ensure the support of implementation of a cybersecurity activity during the fall 2018 school year. Letter can be uploaded in the application. The camp is for […]

GenCyber returns to UW-Green Bay but this year, it’s a camp for teachers

Green Bay, Wis. — For the second consecutive year, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement was awarded a grant from the National Security Agency (NSA) for its GenCyber program. Last year, the Division received a $100,000 grant for a student camp that hosted 100 students for free, from the […]

Reminder: Swinging for support: Jazz Benefit or Camp Lloyd is April 5

The Blue Opus and Green Bay Jazz Orchestra (many musicians with UW-Green Bay ties) have teamed up for an evening of jazz to benefit, and raise financial support, for Camp Lloyd at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 5, 2018. Camp Lloyd is a Northeastern Wisconsin summer camp for children ages 7-14 who have lost a loved […]

UW-Green Bay Academic Competition is in the news

Students from 15 Northeast Wisconsin high schools participated in the 2018 UW-Green Bay Academic Competition. The Green Bay Press-Gazette had the story. The 360 students competed in one of four subject areas with questions written by UW-Green Bay professors as well as other area educators. See the results. Continuing Education and Community Engagement was the […]

Winners announced for UW-Green Bay 2018 Academic Competition

Academic Competition Crowd

Green Bay, Wis. — Students from 15 Northeast Wisconsin high schools participated in the 2018 University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Academic Competition. The 360 students competed in one of four subject areas with questions written by UW-Green Bay professors as well as other area educators. High school teachers served as subject team coaches to lead teams of […]

Masters of Data Science program wins Outstanding Program of the year

The University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA) recently recognized the online UW Master of Science and Data Science program with one of its highest honors: “2018 Outstanding Program” in the credit category. The University of Wisconsin-Extension created this collaborative, multi-campus online degree program as a solution to the high demand and low supply of data […]

UW-Green Bay Summer Camp registration is now open

UW-Green Bay Summer Camp registration is now open and everyone knows a camper that would be a perfect fit. The 2018 summer camp season marks the 60th year that UW-Green Bay has offered summer youth camps. UW-Green Bay offers camps in art, music, healthcare, business and technology. These camps include both overnight and commuter options. […]