Tag: convocation

Still time to register for the annual Convocation Open

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 […]

50th anniversary art mural dedication

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 […]

Reminder: Convocation Open is Aug. 25

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 schoenej@uwgb.edu by Friday, Aug. 19. Non-golfers are encouraged to stop after work for refreshments and conversation.

Another year, another Convocation Open… Aug. 25

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 […]

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 […]