Tag: Founders Awards

Photos: Smiles, awards, Convocation ’14

Less than one week out from the official start of the fall 2014 semester, UW-Green Bay faculty, staff and community friends gathered in the University Union’s Phoenix Room on Aug. 27 for the annual kickoff convocation. Relaxed smiles, laughter and school spirit were on prominent display. As always, a high point was announcement of the […]

UW-Green Bay faculty and staff standouts honored with 2014 Founders Awards

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has recognized its top faculty and staff members with 2014 Founders Association Awards for Excellence. The award winners, honored at the annual UW-Green Bay Faculty and Staff Convocation Wednesday morning, Aug. 27, are: Teaching — Associate Prof. Sylvia “Mimi” Kubsch Scholarship — Associate Prof. Amy Wolf Community Outreach — Prof. […]

Details on Fall 2014 Employee Convocation

We’re now less than two weeks away from Convocation, which kicks off the academic year at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, in the University Union’s Phoenix Room. The program will include: • Introduction of new faculty and staff • Acknowledgment of named professorship honorees • Presentation of Founders Association Awards for Excellence • Remarks by […]

Reminder on nominating colleagues for Founders Awards

Already sent campuswide but repeated here for the record: The Awards and Recognition Committee encourages anyone from the UW-Green Bay community (faculty, staff, students, and community members) to submit a nomination(s) prior to the March 10, 2014 deadline. The nomination form for the 2014 Founders Association Awards is available electronically. All awards will be presented […]

Beautiful work: De Pere committee honors Niedzwiedz and friends


The De Pere Beautification Committee honored a project with UW-Green Bay ties earlier this month, presenting a Garden of Merit Award for establishment of a native prairie garden at Voyageur Park. Involved again was Prof. Emeritus Bill Niedzwiedz of Public and Environmental Affairs — his penchant for service earned him a Founders Association Award for […]

UW-Green Bay honors faculty, staff standouts with 2013 Founders Awards

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has recognized its top faculty and staff members with 2013 Founders Association Awards for Excellence. The award winners were honored at the annual UW-Green Bay Faculty and Staff Convocation Wednesday morning, Aug. 28.

Convocation day (and a complimentary lunch)

UW-Green Bay’s annual faculty-staff convocation kicks off the academic year at 10 a.m. Wednesday (Aug. 28) in the Phoenix Room of the University Union. Here’s the program: •  Opening and welcome by emcee Prof. Cliff Abbott •  Introduction of new employees •  Presentation of the 2013 Founders Association Awards for Excellence •  Remarks by Chancellor […]

Sad news: UW-Green Bay alumna, Oneida Language champion Maria Hinton dies

An award-winning UW-Green Bay alumna who fought to preserve the language and culture of the Oneida people passed away Sunday (July 28). Maria Hinton was 103. As Log readers may recall, Hinton was a UW-Green Bay Founders Award and Most Distinguished Alumni Award recipient who in 2009 was honored with a Prism Award from the […]