Tag: engineering technology

Prof. Patricia Terry (and sister) says ‘thanks’ for hurricane relief

1st graders at Oleson Elementary School in Houston, Texas

Eileen Terry, sister of Prof. Patricia Terry (Engineering, Natural and Applied Sciences), sends images of her first grade classes at Oleson Elementary School in Houston, Texas, to thank UW-Green Bay faculty and staff who contributed more than $1,400 to help students impacted by Hurricane Harvey. In addition to some new clothes, shoes and school supplies, […]

Alumna Koss on the collaborative engineering technology program

In a feature in the September issue of Insight on Business, UW-Green Bay graduate Dessi Koss talks about her experience as one of the first graduates from the collaborative Engineering Technology degree program. Koss says this program not only changed her life, but gave her a career that she loves. The program was launched by the Northeast Wisconsin Education Resource Alliance […]

Chancellor Miller, dean Katers featured in article about UWGB’s push for an engineering program

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary Miller and dean of the College of Science and Technology, John Katers were featured in a story in the August 21, 2017 issue of The Business News about their efforts toward adding a full-scale engineering school to UWGB. “We have had fabulous support from the Green Bay area business community,” Katers said.

Insight publications talk baby boomer exodus and solutions (including engineering)

Insight publications says higher education is part of the solution for the expected baby boomer- exodus in the workplace. Jim Golembeski, executive director of the Bay Area Workforce Development Board, says for decades, business and education engaged in little dialog… “Now, because of the baby boomers exiting and smaller cohorts entering the workforce, businesses are […]

Video: UW-Green Bay’s 2017 Commencement

Grab a tissue as you watch another fantastic group of UW-Green Bay students experience what is likely one of their most anticipated days of college — commencement. In this video, Terisa Batrez (Social Work), Ryan Ewert (Engineering Technology) and Destany Calma-Birling (Psychology) share their experiences and their excitement for the future.  

Fox 11 featured Engineering Tech in commencement coverage

Fox 11 news spent some time on campus last Saturday, May 13, 2017, reporting on UW-Green Bay Commencement. The news source focused its coverage on the University’s fastest-growing program, Engineering Technology and the job market for engineering grads, interviewing Dean John Katers (College of Science and Technology) and graduate Ryan Ewert.

Chancellor pens piece for Collective Impact

The Chamber of Commerce Strategic Framework, the proposed Phoenix Innovation Park and new engineering programs at UW-Green Bay, gives Northeast Wisconsin a unique opportunity to significantly advance the economy of this region in the next decade. UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller penned a piece for the Chamber’s Collective Impact. Read “Engineering Fuels Greater Green Bay’s […]

Faculty note: Prof. Mahfuz has articles published

Assistant Prof. M.U. Mahfuz (Engineering Technology) has collaborated on two recent articles: U. Mahfuz, D. Makrakis, and H. T. Mouftah, “Concentration-Encoded Molecular Communication in Nanonetworks. Part 1: Fundamentals, Issues, and Challenges,” in Modeling, Methodologies and Tools for Molecular and Nano-scale Communications, Eds. Junichi Suzuki, Tadashi Nakano, and Michael J. Moore, Volume 9 of the series […]

Resources for Southern Door Fab Lab could mean growing interest in engineering technology

UW-Green Bay College of Science and Technology Dean John Katers was at Southern Door this week for a big announcement and was interviewed for the story about nurturing the pipeline for high-demand careers. (See the second of the two stories posted on the WBAY webpage for the Katers interview.) Congratulations to Southern Door High School […]

State-of-the-art on wheels: Campus and community invited to tour mobile engineering lab

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Members of campus and the community were welcome to view a mobile engineering lab, Wednesday (April 19), built by Turbine Technologies. This climate-controlled lab houses equipment used in educational institutions all over the world. Engineering Technology faculty and students were the prime audience. For more, see the Turbine Technologies’ post on the new mobile training […]