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Slideshow: Celebrating the season

top-story-receptionsHundreds of faculty, staff and friends of the University shared in the holiday spirit at receptions hosted by UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary Miller and his wife, Georgia, last week at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. University photographer Eric Miller and student photographer Lauren Hlvaka captured the festive events.

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Photos by Lauren Hlvaka, student photographer, Marketing and University Communication

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 Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014  Chancellor’s holiday gathering for friends of UW-Green Bay, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, December 11, 2014
Photos by Eric Miller, Marketing and University Communication

In the news: Holiday Pops, Oak Ridge Boys play Weidner this weekend

Local 5 Critic-at-Large Warren Gerds highlighted upcoming Weidner Center performances in two Wednesday (Dec. 17) columns on holiday entertainment in our area. The first profiles the large-scale Holiday Pops concert that features the Green Bay Symphony Orchestra, Dudley Birder Chorale and Birder Studio of Performing Arts presenting a program of Christmas carols and holiday favorites. Performances will take place at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow (Friday, Dec. 19) and 2:30 p.m. Saturday (Dec. 20) at the Weidner Center. In a separate column, Gerds previews holiday entertainment including the Oak Ridge Boys Hits and Christmas Show, which will take place at 3 p.m. Sunday (Dec. 21), also at the Weidner. Tickets remain for both shows; you can check out more info.

Reminder: Symphonic, Wind ensemble to perform for Holiday Gathering

UW-Green Bay’s Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble will take the stage at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10 for a semester-end concert in the Cofrin Family (main) Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. The concert is part of the Chancellor’s Holiday Gathering, meaning faculty and staff can obtain complimentary tickets through the Chancellor’s Office. Our news release has additional information.
  

Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble to perform for Holiday Gathering

UW-Green Bay’s Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble will take the stage at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10 for a semester-end concert in the Cofrin Family (main) Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. The groups will perform the works of Mozart, Strauss (Johann Jr. and Sr. and Eduard) together during the first half of the concert, and the Wind Ensemble will go it alone after intermission. The ensemble will conclude the concert with several numbers from the beloved “Nutcracker Suite,” including Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy and Waltz of the Flowers. The concert is part of the Chancellor’s Holiday Gathering, meaning faculty and staff can obtain complimentary tickets through the Chancellor’s Office. Our news release has additional info.

Christmas carols at UW-Green Bay

Prof. Sarah Meredith Livingston and UW-Green Bay vocal students spread some holiday cheer with  office-to-office caroling on Dec. 13, the Thursday of final exams week. At one of their stops, the carolers were treated to applause and cookies by the Office of the Chancellor, with Chancellor Tom Harden delivering the goodies.

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Photos by Kimberly Vlies, Marketing and University Communication