Tag: Engineering

Six months into 2018, Green Bay business is on a tear

“The Green Bay area has owned 2018,” writes Jeff Bollier of the Green Bay Press-Gazette. “We’ve passed the halfway mark and the area has strung together an impressive run of wins to date. Whether it’s Foxconn buying The Watermark, KI CEO Dick Resch selling the company to employees or the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay launching a school of […]

Engineering featured in March issue of ‘The Business News’

Writer Harry Maier wrote a thorough story in the March 5, 2017 issue of The Business News on the Dick Resch and WPS gifts to start-up the mechanical engineering program at UW-Green Bay, and future construction of a two-story building to serve STEM degrees and partners. You can find the story on Pages 9-11. The […]

Women in Technology (WIT) hosts inaugural meeting

Women in Technology

The inaugural meeting of Women in Technology (WIT) OnCampus — a student organization dedication to bringing women together who are interested in careers in technology, was held Wednesday, March 7, 2018 in the University Union. The event was organized by co-founders Sallie Petty, Liz Quigley and Leah Zorn. Six other students attended along with two […]

Insight on Business features ‘Engineering a Breakthrough’

UW-Green Bay was featured in Insight on Manufacturing magazine March 1, 2018. “Patience and precision are traits often associated with engineering. Northeast Wisconsin has needed plenty of both as it has grown industries with some of the greatest demand for engineering talent, yet struggled to secure the educational resources to attract, train and retain that […]

WPR: ‘UW-Green Bay announces new Mechanical Engineering program’

Wisconsin Public Radio ran an extensive story about UW-Green Bay’s new Mechanical Engineering program. “The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has announced a new mechanical engineering program, funded in part by a $5 million private donation. The gift comes from Richard Resch, CEO of the Green Bay-based office furniture manufacturer KI and the new school will […]

UW-Green Bay names expanded engineering school for Dick Resch

KI Chairman and CEO Dick Resch on Monday announced a $5 million donation from his foundation to the UW-Green Bay’s engineering program. The Green Bay Press-Gazette covered the story. “UW-Green Bay will name its expanded engineering program the Richard J. Resch School of Engineering in appreciation for Resch’s gift. The Wisconsin Public Service Foundation also announced […]

NBC26 covers engineering at UW-Green Bay

“University of Wisconsin-Green Bay announced in a press release Friday the UW-Regents have approved establishing a School of Engineering on campus. The University says it expects to begin accepting freshman into its Mechanical Engineering program for the fall 2018 semester,” reported NBC26.

WBAY – UW-Green Bay engineering school approved

WBAY featured the new engineering school in a story last week, quoting Dean John Katers and Brown County Executive Troy Streckenbach, who says the school will “create economic development for years to come.“ …”I’m excited to get to the next step in this venture when we begin construction on the home for this engineering school […]