The annual Fall Convocation for UW-Green Bay faculty and staff was held Wednesday, August 24. The event highlighted the new four-college model with introductions of the new deans; introductions of more than 70 new faculty and staff, dedication of the 50th Anniversary Mural with remarks from artist Beau Thomas, presentation of inclusivity and equity certificates, […]
It was meant to be a spirited afternoon event, with the dedication of the beautiful new 50th Anniversary Mural, completed last spring by alumnus Beau Thomas, followed by an ice cream social. With an 80 percent chance of rain showers, organizers are moving tomorrow’s (August 24) mural dedication (with comments by Beau and others) to […]
This year’s Convocation Open is next Thursday, Aug. 25 at the Shorewood Golf Course, with Chancellor Miller striking the ceremonial first ball off the first tee at 1 p.m. The event is informal, providing golfers of all abilities with a relaxed setting to play a three- or four-person scramble, or just enjoy the refreshments and […]
On Wednesday, August 24 (Convocation Day), UW-Green Bay will be holding an art mural dedication and ice cream social to celebrate the 50th anniversary. Alumnus Beau Thomas, the mural artist, will speak about the project, along with Kari Moody, UWGB Director of Alumni Relations, and Chancellor Gary Miller. The event will take place from 1 […]
What better way to prepare for the upcoming semester by taking a half day of vacation and cavorting with others while enjoying a round of golf for $10 ($15 w/cart)? To register for the Convocation Open, contact Joe Schoenebeck firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, Aug. 19. Non-golfers are encouraged to stop after work for refreshments and conversation.
It is billed as the “5th Annual UWGB Convocation Open” (some call it Divotfest) to be held the day after UWGB Convocation on Thursday, Aug. 25 at Shorewood Golf Course. The format is a three-or-four-person scramble that allows golfers of all abilities to participate and meet others in an informal setting. (Those entering this golf event […]
In your inboxes today, an announcement from Chancellor Miller that there would be no mid-year convocation, but employees will be recognized for their service milestones and retirements in a new way (more to come). Also an event to look forward to — a concluding 50th Anniversary celebration this spring.
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 […]
The annual Fall Convocation for UW-Green Bay faculty and staff started with a first — for the first time in the event’s nearly 50-year history, a fire alarm sent people scurrying out of the University Union — and, actually, the chance to enjoy some fresh air and mingle with colleagues at the outset might have […]
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. […]