Tag: mechanical engineering

UW-Green Bay students network with Kohler executive leaders

On Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, UW-Green Bay students had the opportunity to have lunch at Lambeau Field and network with Kohler executive leaders from across the globe. Twenty-six students participated in the mentoring event, and were given the chance to interact with the executives to learn about career pathways, qualities and skills for success and […]

Incoming Sheboygan campus freshman in career spotlight

Peter Gross, an incoming Sheboygan campus freshman and Oostburg High School alumnus, started working for Kohler during his senior year in high school helping create new materials from industrial waste. His apprenticeship with Kohler’s Kitchen Product Engineering Team gave him hands-on experience for his future career, as he plans to pursue an electrical or mechanical […]

UW-Green Bay Now Accepting Applications for New Mechanical Engineering Program

University Now Offers Four Engineering Programs to Meet Student Demand and Regional Talent Needs Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay announced today it is now accepting freshmen and transfer students with freshman or sophomore status into its inaugural Mechanical Engineering program for the fall 2018 semester and beyond. “We’ve been offering the first […]

Engineering featured in March issue of ‘The Business News’

Writer Harry Maier wrote a thorough story in the March 5, 2017 issue of The Business News on the Dick Resch and WPS gifts to start-up the mechanical engineering program at UW-Green Bay, and future construction of a two-story building to serve STEM degrees and partners. You can find the story on Pages 9-11. The […]

Insight on Business features ‘Engineering a Breakthrough’

UW-Green Bay was featured in Insight on Manufacturing magazine March 1, 2018. “Patience and precision are traits often associated with engineering. Northeast Wisconsin has needed plenty of both as it has grown industries with some of the greatest demand for engineering talent, yet struggled to secure the educational resources to attract, train and retain that […]

WPR: ‘UW-Green Bay announces new Mechanical Engineering program’

Wisconsin Public Radio ran an extensive story about UW-Green Bay’s new Mechanical Engineering program. “The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has announced a new mechanical engineering program, funded in part by a $5 million private donation. The gift comes from Richard Resch, CEO of the Green Bay-based office furniture manufacturer KI and the new school will […]

UW-Green Bay names expanded engineering school for Dick Resch

KI Chairman and CEO Dick Resch on Monday announced a $5 million donation from his foundation to the UW-Green Bay’s engineering program. The Green Bay Press-Gazette covered the story. “UW-Green Bay will name its expanded engineering program the Richard J. Resch School of Engineering in appreciation for Resch’s gift. The Wisconsin Public Service Foundation also announced […]