Tag: Kress Events Center

Texting-while-driving simulator comes to campus Thursday

The state of Wisconsin marks the fifth anniversary of its texting while driving ban this week, and UW-Green Bay students will get a firsthand opportunity to learn about the dangers of smartphone activities while driving with a special simulator at the Kress Events Center this Thursday (Dec. 3) at 3 p.m. Students will be able […]

Reminder: Saturday is Jingle Bell Run/Walk

It’s one of UW-Green Bay’s longest-running charitable traditions, as the campus hosts and students help organize the annual Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis. This year’s edition is Saturday (Dec. 5), starting from the Kress Events Center. Registration starts at 7 a.m., the race at 8 a.m. Bring your UWGB ID and get $5 off the […]

Women host SEC contender Vanderbilt (and James’ half-court shot makes ESPN)

As always, the Phoenix women’s basketball team gets some of America’s heavyweight programs to visit the Kress Events Center every year. This Saturday (Nov. 21), it’s nationally respected Vanderbilt, of the powerful SEC, tipping off against the Phoenix at 1 p.m.  As of this writing, we have no game preview to link to, but we […]

Trade publication spotlights Kress milestone

The trade publication Club Industry carried an article about the Kress Events Center at UW-Green Bay in its latest issue. The article included a photo of user No. 1,000,000, student Ashley Garza, being congratulated by Chancellor Gary L. Miller and Athletics Director Mary Ellen Gillespie. The milestone visit by Garza came almost exactly eight years […]

Phoenix women welcome SNC tonight for final tuneup


The Green Bay women’s basketball program is set to welcome St. Norbert to the Kress Events Center Thursday (tonight) for its final unofficial action of the 2015-16 season, with tipoff slated for 7 p.m. Coach Kevin Borseth’s team is coming off yet another NCAA Division I tournament season, while St. Norbert returns eight of its […]

Campus Cookout goes indoors; reminder on donated items

An e-mail notification was sent out to those who RSVP’d for Tuesday’s noontime campus cookout for employees that the event will be held indoors at the Kress east gym because of chilly temperatures. Here’s a reminder that those attending can donate non-perishable food or personal-hygiene items to the UWGB Campus Cupboard. (No glass, please.)  

2015 UW-Green Bay Pow Wow set for April 25

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Intertribal Student Council will present the 2015 UW-Green Bay Pow Wow from 10 a.m. until 10 p.m. Saturday, April 25 at the Kress Events Center on the campus at 2420 Nicolet Drive. The event, which is free and open to the public, attracts participants and spectators from across Wisconsin and […]