Tag: fundraiser

‘Revise the Room’ fundraiser nears goal

The “Revise the Room” fundraiser has nearly reached its goal of raising $6,000 to purchase new chairs for Theater Hall 378. This room is used by students in English 305: Novel Writing Workshop who are challenged with writing a 50,000 word novel draft by the end of the semester. To learn more, visit their Facebook […]

Reminder: ‘Give a Kid a Chair’ campaign

Prof. Rebecca Meacham (English) and her students have been working hard to raise funds for an improved writing space on campus. They still need some urgent help or students “will be sitting in decades-old, hard metal chairs” again this semester, while trying to complete 50,000-word novels. Read why Meacham is passionate about this classroom renovation […]

‘Revise the Room’ fundraiser supports UW-Green Bay students, future authors

Students in need of updated chairs, facilities

Imagine trying to compose a 50,000-word novel on deadline. Pecking away on a keyboard for hours on end, while competing with 17 other students in a cramped classroom for power outlets and a few comfortable chairs. Obviously not the ideal conditions for concentration and creativity. However, for every trial is a resolution. Providing an educational […]

Watch out Daisy, Daffy and Donald

Dean Scott Furlong has his duck trained and ready to go for Saturday’s Phoenix 500 — a celebration of alumni and friends who donated $500 to the alumni scholarship fund during the 50th anniversary year, and a fund community event, where every duck entered has a chance to win fabulous prizes. See Furlong’s training techniques […]

50th Anniversary Cookbook for sale

The UW-Green Bay Dietetics Health and Fitness Club has created a special 50th Anniversary Cookbook, now for sale in The Phoenix Bookstore. The “50 Recipes under 500 Calories for 50 Years,” is $10, and proceeds benefit the Club and its outreach activities. The books will also be for sale in the Cofrin Library Alcove this […]

Steps Walk raises $3,000 for local non-profits

Steps Walk

Despite an incredibly blustery spring day, 60 walkers raised $3,000 for the Phoenix Philanthropy Club’s 10th annual Steps to Make a Difference Walk Saturday, April 9. The Steps Walk helps UWGB students develop important leadership skills as they research community needs, interview charities, and organize the entire event. All proceeds are donated to a selected […]