Tag: Continuing Education and Community Engagement

Reminder: Campus Food Fight!

Nov. 20 to Dec. 5, students, faculty, and staff will ‘battle’ head to head to donate the most tonnage of food to the Campus Cupboard. The friendly competition will end in a food weigh-in on Dec. 6 at Noon, in the Phoenix Rooms. The winning team will receive a victory party at the Phoenix Club […]

Reminder: Continuing Education and Community Engagement Open House

The Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement (formally known as Outreach and Extension) has a new division name and a new office location. Please visit the Open House, Wednesday, Nov. 15 from 9 to 11 a.m. Cofrin Library, Room 109. Tour the new office space, learn about the division and grab a hot cup […]

Open House: Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement

The Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement (formally known as Outreach and Extension) has a new division name and a new office location! Please visit the Open House, Wednesday, Nov. 15 from 9 to 11 a.m. Cofrin Library, Room 109. Tour the new office space, learn about the division and grab a hot cup […]

Lifelong Learning Institute teacher talks ‘Route 66′

Thomas Chase of Green Bay, Wisconsin, talked about the Route 66 class he teaches in a Lifelong Learning Institute at UW-Green Bay. He has 50 people in the class and a waiting list of 80. “They’re Wisconsin people,” Chase said. Wisconsin is off the Route 66 path. But some have memories of Route 66 from […]

UW-Green Bay GenCyber wildly successful in comparison

GenCyber campers using a mobile device

Similar to the 71 locations in 39 states across the nation this summer, UW-Green Bay hosted a GenCyber camp for students in grades 7-9. The UW-Green Bay GenCyber camp was one of the larger camps in the nation with close to 100 participants (compared to an average of 25 campers among 130 camps!). Organizers were […]

Safety first: GenCyber Camp teaches students about internet safety, career potential

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Congratulations to the UW-Green Bay team that hosted the first-ever National Security Agency (NSA) GenCyber Camp in the state of Wisconsin, July 31 through August 4. Assistant Prof. Ankur Chattopadhyay (Information and Computing Science) led the way with the curriculum, and UW-Green Bay alumnus Joel Williquette ’12 ’15 (Interdisciplinary Studies, Masters of Management), CIO of […]

Cyber Campers are here

The first week of August brings 100 campers to campus for the first ever cybersecurity camp in the state of Wisconsin — GenCyber — providing cybersecurity experiences for students in grades 7-9. The goals of the program are to help all students understand correct and safe online behavior, increase diversity and interest in cybersecurity and […]

Fox 11 features GenCyber, alumnus Williquette

Joel Williquette ’12 ’15 (Interdisciplinary Studies, Masters of Management), Vice President/CIO of Capital Credit Union and an instructor at UW-Green Bay’s GenCyber Camp, says there is a huge shortfall of cyber security professionals in the nation. The program hopes to be part of that solution. “After universities have created new programs, we now have a […]

GenCyber Camp featured on WBAY

UW-Green Bay is teaming up with the National Science Foundation and the National Security Agency for a GenCyber Camp. “I think it’s a very well-known fact that we are hugely short of the demand of the workforce when it comes to cyber security, and if we can contribute to that even a little bit, which […]

More than 100 students here for Robotics/STEM, Video Game Programming and Rock Academy

This final week of July brings nearly 100 campers to UW-Green Bay, while marking the end of residential camps. The is the second offering of Robotics and STEM camp, which divides campers into beginner and advanced divisions and instruction. On the final day of camp, the campers will compete on a large-scale Lego playing field […]