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Retirees golf for scholarships

2018 Retirees Golf Outing

The eighth annual UW-Green Bay Retirees Golf Outing was held August 16, 2018. It was another beautiful day for 36 golfers to enjoy the Shorewood Golf Course, with an additional eight people joining the group for a buffet lunch at the clubhouse. Prizes were plenty for low- and high-gross, event hole, and individual name drawing […]

Karen Dalke’s memory honored with internship funding

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Karen Dalke’s husband, Dan Skorczewski, sought to honor his wife’s memory — and one of her passions — by establishing The Karen Dalke Award for the benefit of funding student internships through Public and Environmental Affairs. Students eligible for this award will be completing an internship with a not-for-profit or government agency focused on bettering […]

More Charlie Leonard connections, early photos

The Log had an outpouring of appreciation for last week’s story on public relations pioneer Charlie Leonard. Bill Hubbard, director of UWGB Academic Technology Services, brought up another of Leonard’s connections to campus. Said Hubbard, “For many years Charlie was the host of Encompass, a weekly public affairs program produced by UWGB’s Center for Television […]

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, […]

Chernick/Wochinske Challenge: Support doubles for UW-Green Bay

To all UW-Green Bay Alumni: The challenge is on! Two UW-Green Bay alumni, Rick Chernick and Jim Wochinske, are challenging all UW-Green Bay graduates to give back this year with the Chernick/Wochinske Challenge. These two 1974 UW-Green Bay graduates have agreed to match every new gift to UW-Green Bay made between October 1, 2011 and March […]

Still time to contribute… and add your name to the 2010-11 report

If you haven’t taken the opportunity to make your 2010-11 Annual Fund gift to the UW-Green Bay Foundation yet, there is still time. Philanthropic support from faculty, staff, alumni and community members helps support students through scholarships and academic programs. For those of you who would like to make a gift, please direct your contribution […]