Tag: convocation

January Convocation? No, but in February…

We’ve been getting inquires lately about whether or not the mid-year convocation — something of a custom on campus for the last half dozen years or so — will return for January 2016.  The answer is “no,” in a way. The event is being revamped and reorganized and rescheduled for mid-February. You can expect to […]

Cupit earns Rosenberg Professorship

Prof. Illene Cupit of the Human Development academic unit has been selected to hold the Rosenberg Professorship at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay for a five-year term through 2020. The honor was announced at the University’s annual convocation of faculty and staff on Aug. 26. Chancellor Gary L. Miller presented Cupit with a ceremonial medallion. […]

UW-Green Bay honors top faculty, staff with 2015 Founders Awards

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has recognized its top faculty and staff members with 2015 Founders Awards for Excellence. The award winners, honored at the annual UW-Green Bay Faculty and Staff Convocation Wednesday morning, Aug. 26, are: Teaching — Associate Prof. Georjeanna Wilson-Doenges Scholarship — Prof. Matt Dornbush Community Outreach — Prof. John Luczaj Institutional […]

Deadline is March 9 for Founders Association Awards of Excellence

The Awards and Recognition Committee is soliciting nominations for 2015 Founders Association Awards of Excellence to be presented at fall convocation. Anyone from the UW-Green Bay community (faculty, staff, students, and community members) may submit a nomination prior to the March 9 deadline. The nomination form is available electronically. The website includes descriptions of award […]

Convocation redux: The day in words and pictures

In case you missed it in Friday’s Log Extra, we’ve got your complete Mid-Year Convocation recap to kick off the week. From service anniversaries to emeriti honors, a new endowed chair and Chancellor Gary Miller’s remarks, you can check it out, here: Event recap, photo gallery Service anniversaries, emeriti honorees Radosevich honored as Cofrin Endowed […]

Campus celebrates achievements, looks to the future during Convocation

Faculty, staff and friends gathered to celebrate tradition and tomorrow Jan. 22, taking part in Mid-Year Convocation in the Phoenix Room. As is customary during the winter event, individuals celebrating service milestones were honored for anniversaries ranging from 10 years to 40. Recognized for his four decades at UW-Green Bay, event emcee Prof. Cliff Abbott […]

Miller Convocation remarks: Challenges await but ‘the future is ours’

Chancellor Gary L. Miller painted a realistic yet forward-looking picture of the challenges and opportunities facing UW-Green Bay during his Mid-Year Convocation remarks Thursday, Jan. 22. Speaking before faculty and staff members who assembled for the annual winter gathering, Miller offered updates on a variety of University activities and initiatives; addressed a bleak state budget […]

Employees honored for emeriti status, years of service to UW-Green Bay

UW-Green Bay faculty and staff members gathered together Jan. 22 to celebrate the annual Mid-Year Convocation, a ceremony that serves as the unofficial kickoff to the University’s spring semester. The formal program included granting of emeriti status to distinguished retirees, as well as years-of-service recognition for longtime UW-Green Bay employees. Emeritus Honorees Two academic staff […]