Tag: donors

UW-Green Bay selects experienced Cavanaugh as Advancement leader

Chancellor Gary L. Miller announces that J. Lance Cavanaugh, vice president for development for the University of Arizona Foundation, will join UW-Green Bay on Jan. 1 as vice chancellor for university advancement and president of the UW-Green Bay Foundation, Inc. A native Midwesterner, Cavanaugh has more than three decades of leadership experience in fundraising and […]

King, Nick, Potts to receive UW-Green Bay’s highest alumni honor

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will recognize a total of five meritorious graduates of the institution at the 2015 Alumni Association Awards Night on Friday evening, Oct. 16. The program is part of the annual, two-day Alumni Days celebration, which this year coincides with UW-Green Bay’s 50th Anniversary. The list of honorees begins with Mark […]

Early grads help celebrate UWGB’s 50th


A busy day of public events celebrating the 50th anniversary of UWGB’s founding opened with a Wednesday morning breakfast program in the University Union’s Phoenix Room. The University’s first Student Government Association president, Scott Knapp, was the keynote speaker. Now the CEO of Central Maine Community College, Knapp shared memories of his relationship with Founding […]

Skogens share lessons, success with UW-Green Bay

Note: An edited version of these interviews was published in the May 2015 print edition of the Inside UW-Green Bay magazine. Father and son Dave and Mark Skogen have piloted the growth of Festival foods from humble beginnings to 20 stores with more than 5,000 employees today. Dave took over the business from his father, […]

The Schobers: Couple gives for community — and for mom

Tom Schober and Suzan Schober Murray have plenty of reasons to give back to UW-Green Bay. For one, the bayshore campus is practically in their front yard. For another, Suzan is a master’s grad and Tom spent a dozen years on the University’s Founders Association Board of Directors. They love on-campus activities and are keenly […]

The Andersons: Fans, donors and patriots

There is no question from November to mid-March where Kathy and Lee Anderson’s loyalties lie — with the UW-Green Bay women’s basketball program. From the home of the Phoenix to the home of the Huskies, from Green Bay to Dallas, Texas, or Ames, Iowa, the Andersons can be found in the stands rooting for their […]

Alumni grab center stage with generosity

In the last few years UW-Green Bay has virtually doubled the number of endowed scholarships it has available to students. The school’s graduates helped make that happen. UW-Green Bay alumni or alumni couples created a long list of new endowed scholarships in the past two years. Steve ’78 and Janelle Maricque ’82, at left center […]