Tag: Green Bay Packers

Cupit, Phuture Phoenix, Weidner receive gifts from Packers Foundation

Prof. Illene Cupit’s (Human Development) Camp Lloyd, Weidner Center Presents and the Phuture Phoenix program, all received funding from the Green Bay Packers Foundation this week. Cupit and student Kirsten Wideman attended the event and Cupit reports, “unfortunately Aaron Rodgers did not sit at her table, but she and Wideman were in the company of […]

Packers Support Phuture Phoenix Program

UW-Green Bay’s Phuture Phoenix program was the recipient of a $2,000 grant from the Green Bay Packers Foundation at an awards ceremony at the Packers Atrium on Tuesday. The grant was awarded to support the Phuture Phoenix Eighth-Grade Campus Visit taking place on Thursday, April 13, 2017.  Eighth-grade students from Edison Middle School will meet at […]

UW-Green Bay veterans, active military and family members honored at Lambeau Field

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UW-Green Bay was a big contributor to the Green Bay Packers’ “Salute to Service” military appreciation game on Sunday, Nov. 6. The large American flag presented on the field during the performance of the National Anthem was carried by 70 flag holders in full uniform — most all of whom were UW-Green Bay students and […]

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 […]

Internship with the Green Bay Packers was game changer for Miranda Michaelis

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When the Green Bay Packers extended their offer to free agent Miranda Michaelis she signed on the dotted line. Michaelis, a senior at UW-Green Bay reflects on her human resources internship with the greatest pro franchise in the world — the Green Bay Packers, and why it didn’t take her long to say, “yes” when […]

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

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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

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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

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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 […]