Tag: Green Bay Packers

Slideshow: Flag duty at Lambeau

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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 […]

Packers appoint first woman to Executive Committee, and it’s Finco


Congratulations to Susan Finco of the UW-Green Bay Foundation Board of Directors and Chancellor’s Council of Trustees. The public relations executive has been nominated to become the first female member of the Green Bay Packers Executive Committee. The move becomes official at the team shareholders meeting on July 28. ESPN.com has more.

TV-2 Sports reports on Darner, Steak Fry


As we reported earlier, Tuesday’s Phoenix-Packers Steak Fry at the Lambeau Field Atrium was a record-breaking affair, with attendance of 955 and $150,000 raised for intercollegiate athletics at UW-Green Bay. NFL hall of famer Dave Robinson, former Packers stars Lynn Dickey and Paul Coffman, team CEO Mark Murphy and current starters Mike Daniels and Cory […]

New coach hired just in time for Phoenix-Packers Steak Fry


On Tuesday (April 21) the Green Bay Phoenix Athletics Department and the Green Bay Packers will partner again to host the 15th Annual Phoenix Packers Steak Fry at the Lambeau Field Atrium beginning at 5 p.m. The annual joint venture supports the Phoenix Fund, the principal fund for student-athlete scholarships and program support. Over the […]

Leading and learning: Schleicher scores internship with the Packers

Fun, prestige, experience… what more could you ask from an internship? How about a company CEO that knows your name? For Missy Schleicher, it doesn’t get much better than interning for the Green Bay Packers. The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Communication major began with the Green Bay Packers in December 2014 as a Brand and […]

In the news: Phoenix cheerleader talks of Packers near-miss

UW-Green Bay student Tyler Brinkman of Sturgeon Bay got a big write-up in his hometown paper, the Door County Advocate, with a story sharing his impressions as a Phoenix cheerleader who, along with his teammates, also got to double as a Packers cheerleader. “Getting to go to the Packers (home) games, you can’t beat that,” […]

Remember to wear your colors


Green (and maybe a little gold) should be the order of the day in picking a wardrobe for Friday. While not officially a Phoenix Friday (that’ll come when the second semester arrives), it’s a good chance for those on campus to show their Packers pride in advance of this weekend’s NFC championship game at Seattle, […]