Tag: Kress Center

Alumnus Chad Johnson and Green Bay Glory play final game at Aldo Santaga Stadium, June 27

The Green Bay Glory women’s soccer team is 3-4 with three more games to be played in its first season of the WPSL. Head coach Chad Johnson ’93 (Sociology) has coached at nearly every level of soccer and believes the game is more competitive in this league. “The biggest difference is the speed of play […]

Remembering James Kress

Chancellor Gary L. Miller took part in an interview about James Kress, the longtime leader of Green Bay Packaging and a friend to many, many people and organizations, including UW-Green Bay. The Green Bay Press-Gazette’s Jeff Bollier wrote a thorough tribute. “In 2004, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay began fundraising to upgrade the Phoenix Sports […]

Campus mourns the loss of James Kress

His name rests in permanence on the Kress Events Center exterior, dedicated a decade ago, and on the newly-constructed Kress Family Outdoor Recreation Center. Longtime supporter and lead donor of the Kress Center, James Kress, 89, passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2019. Jim and Julie-Anne Kress supported Phoenix athletics and the Edward W. Weidner […]

UREC Outdoors Rental Center now open

The UREC Outdoors Equipment Rental Center is now open and ready to see to your outdoor needs! Whether it’s a tent, kayak, or just a backpack, the rental center has you covered. Operating out of the Kress Events Center, the rental center is ready to lend out most anything you need from their 100+ piece […]

Green Bay volleyball to hold alumni match on Saturday, May 4

The Green Bay volleyball program will host a free match on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 11 a.m. at the Kress Events Center. Current players will take on Phoenix alumni in this  friendly competition. The event will also double as a fundraising effort in order to update and enhance the team’s locker room. Learn more.