Tag: Green Bay Packers

UW-Green Bay has prominent placement on game day

Guests to Packers.com on Thursday (Oct. 20) were greeted with the opportunity to learn how to begin or continue their education at UW-Green Bay. As part of UW-Green Bay’s higher education partnership with the Green Bay Packers, the University received prominent advertisement placement on Packers.com all day Thursday, through the Packers vs. Bears Thursday night football […]

Video: Phoenix Tales – Music Alumnus Kevin Wellens Sings at Lambeau Field


Alumnus Kevin Wellens talks about his path to UW-Green Bay, his experience with “wonderful” music faculty and what it is like to sing before 80,000 people at the Green Bay Packers Lambeau Field this fall. Wellens was selected for the honor by UWGB music faculty members Sarah Meredith, Courtney Sherman and Randy Meder based on […]

UWGB music alumnus sings anthem at Packers game

If you were one of the nearly 80,000 attending last night’s Green Bay Packers preseason game, you were well aware of the fabulous performance by UWGB 2016 graduate Kevin Wellens. The opportunity was made available, in part, by the Packers partnership. Congrats to Kevin. We’ve got a stirring photo and some facebook chatter, here.

Record supporters and funds raised at Phoenix Packers Steak Fry

2016 Phoenxi Packers Steak Fry

A new record high of more than 1,000 Green Bay Phoenix and Green Bay Packers supporters attended the 16th annual Phoenix-Packers Steak Fry presented by Prevea at the Lambeau Field Atrium on Tuesday, April 19, helping Green Bay Athletics raise a record $230,000 in support. The grand total of $234,315 was more than a 56 […]

Lambeau Lectures a well-scripted play for UW-Green Bay


About 500 faculty, staff, students, alumni, community members and prospective students and families joined UWGB and the Green Bay Packers for a “TED Talks”-type event at Lambeau Field, Thursday evening, March 3. The event was titled “Lambeau Lectures: An Evening with UW-Green Bay and the Green Bay Packers.” UW-Green Bay Professors Lucy Arendt, Ryan Martin […]

Coming to an NFL stadium near you: Lambeau Lectures

UW-Green Bay Professors Lucy Arendt, Ryan Martin and John Katers will give prospective students and parents an idea of what it is like to hear a lecture from a UWGB faculty member in an exciting “TED Talks” format. Add in the fun and excitement of an evening with the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field, […]

Slideshow: Flag duty at Lambeau


For the second consecutive year, students and alumni of UW-Green Bay who are veterans or active-duty personnel helped serve as flag holders during opening ceremonies for the Packers’ “Salute to Service” military appreciation game.  The volunteers unfurled a football-field-size Star Spangled Banner at the Nov. 15 game at Lambeau Field. Visit the album on Flickr  […]

NFL moves Packers kickoff on Nov. 22, so Phoenix men move tipoff

The Green Bay men’s basketball team has moved tipoff time for its home game vs. Minnesota-Duluth to a noon start at the Resch Center. The regular-season home opener was originally scheduled for 4 p.m., but the Green Bay Packers showdown vs. the Minnesota Vikings in Minneapolis has been “flexed” to a late-afternoon start by the […]

Admissions unveils ‘Visit Campus, Cheer the Pack’ promotion

To capitalize on, and reinforce awareness of UW-Green Bay’s partnership with the Green Bay Packers — and also just to have a little fun — a new recruitment initiative originating out of the Admissions Office will allow one lucky prospective student the chance to cheer on the Packers in person at Lambeau Field. Admissions is […]