Tag: Kress Center

Music campers are on the way…. public concert next week

The July 4th week is a quiet one for camps at UW-Green Bay. Next week more than 130 campers will be welcomed to campus for UW-Green Bay Middle School Band, Orchestra, Choral and Piano Camps. Campers participate in rehearsals, master classes, sectionals and “camper’s choice” classes. A free, public concert begins at 6:00 p.m. July […]

USA Volleyball Regional Camp is at Kress Center next week

UW-Green Bay is hosting a camp for about 60 volleyball players, July 5 to 7, from the Badger Region Volleyball Association — a non-profit membership organization dedicated to providing a high-quality volleyball experience to their members. The region is one of the 40 regions of USA Volleyball, recognized by the United States Olympic Committee as […]

Juniors from 11 Northeast Wisconsin schools gather for regional leadership development, April 25

UW-Green Bay and Youth Frontiers partner to build next generation of leaders Green Bay, Wis. — Juniors from 11 area schools (list of schools below) will join together for a leadership conference designed to inspire student leaders to step up to address important issues like bullying and disrespect in their schools and personal lives. The […]

Lexi Kinnard named UW-Green Bay Student Employee of the Year

Congratulations to Lexi Kinnard, named UW-Green Bay’s student employee of the year at a recognition ceremony on Monday (April 10, 2017). Kinnard works as the lead student building supervisor for the Kress Events Center, and was nominated by Tim Helein. Lexi is responsible for building supervision nights, weekends and when professional staff are not present. […]

WNIT comes to the Kress

The matchups have been announced for this year’s Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT), bringing the first round game for the Phoenix to the UW-Green Bay campus. The team is scheduled to make its NIT debut against Elon at the Kress Events Center at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11. Depending on the outcome, a game could […]

Marathon applause; Goeller was a MyTeam TRIUMPH Angel

Samantha Goeller, a fitness coordinator at the Kress Events Center, ran in the Cellcom Half Marathon as an Angel with MyTeam TRIUMPH. The organization allowed Goeller, among others, the opportunity to “be angels,” guiding and crossing the finish line hand-in-hand with a captain (challenged athlete). Along with her captain, a young girl with Cerebral Palsy, […]

Kress Events Center receives ‘great’ recognition


Two web-based college ranking sites recognized UW-Green Bay’s Kress Events Center recently. The Kress Center was named to Great Value College’s 2016 ranking of “20 Great Recreation Centers at Small Colleges.” The Kress Center ranked No. 7 on the list and is the only institution of higher education in Wisconsin to be recognized. Each institution […]