Tag: Kress Center

UW-Green Bay hosts the Horizon League Volleyball Championship this weekend

The Green Bay volleyball team (18-10, 13-3 HL) claimed its first-ever Horizon League Regular Season Championship last weekend with a comeback win in five sets against the UIC Flames (17-12, 10-6 HL) at home on senior day. With the championship, the Phoenix earns the right to host the 2018 Horizon League Volleyball Championship at the […]

Big weekend for Green Bay volleyball

The GB volleyball team (10-8, 3-1) plays top-ranked Cleveland State (12-6, 6-0) this Friday (Oct. 12, 2018) night beginning at 6 p.m. with a match against Youngstown State (7-12, 1-5) at 4 p.m. Saturday. “We had an incredible home atmosphere for our opener against Oakland last Friday,” said head coach Abbey Sutherland. “It is evident that […]

Introducing…. UREC

Starting this academic year, University Recreation (UREC for short) is the campus destination for intramurals, fitness, outdoor recreation and the many related programs/events. For clarification, the Kress Events Center is the name of the building that holds most of these UREC programs while also supporting athletics. The name of the building will not change, rather […]

Spotlight: UW-Green Bay’s new Outdoor Adventure Recreation Program

Charting courses is nothing new for Ethan Harvey. The brand-new University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Outdoor Adventure Recreation Coordinator has spent the past eight years picking out routes to take in rock climbing, paddling and hiking. In fact, while earning his degrees from the University of Northern Iowa, Harvey dramatically altered his courses from a 2014 […]

UW-Green Bay hosts ‘draft-like’ day at Preble

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On Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 18-19, 2018, UW-Green Bay hosted an event for Preble High School. The event was inspired by the draft day held last spring at Lambeau Field. Preble counselors approached UW-Green Bay to host a dynamic and interesting higher education-focused event at their school, attended by all 550 seniors over the course […]

It’s a ‘Great Beginning’ when 500 new students volunteer

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Congratulations to the FOCUS and “Great Beginnings” planners on a super start to the school year. More than 500 student volunteers took to Bayshore County Park (about 10 miles from campus) to help beautify the area, followed by a tailgate celebration with games at Lambeau Field. Organizers hope to involve new students from all four […]

UW-Green Bay and community proud of new Aldo Santaga Stadium

The new Aldo Santaga Stadium, which bears the name of one of Green Bay’s most successful soccer coaches in history, had its opening celebration last Friday (August 24, 2018). The campus community is proud of the new stadium, whose bleachers fit 600 to 700 people, with room to expand if needed. Director of Athletics Charles […]