Tag: Public Administration

Breakthrough® Fuel employees share tips with alma mater

  UW-Green Bay alumni employed by Breakthrough® Fuel served on a panel Tuesday morning in the Christie Theatre. They shared with current UW-Green Bay students the path that led them to work at Breakthrough® Fuel — a fast-growing, global transportation energy management firm located in downtown Green Bay. Currently 10 UW-Green Bay alumni work for […]

Think ‘College to Career’ with Breakthrough Fuel, April 18

Join the panel discussion with alumni who have turned their UW-Green Bay education in to successful careers at one of the area’s most innovative companies, Breakthrough Fuel. Tuesday, April 18, 2017 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the Christie Theatre. Learn firsthand how people from various majors come together to solve problems, find innovative solutions […]

Life Study collaboration received great press last week

More than 300 community leaders gathered for the Life Study announcement last week — an extensive effort which included UW-Green Bay faculty members Aaron Weinschenk, Lora Warner and David Helpap (all from Public and Environmental Administration), and Jenell Holstead (Human Development). The study identifies strengths, improvements and challenges of the Brown County community. See some […]

Triple Major Named Outstanding University of Wisconsin–Green Bay Student for 2015-2016

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Robert Frost wrote that “taking the road less travelled has made all the difference.” For UW-Green Bay graduate Pamela Parish, that meant transferring schools during the second semester of her freshman year and following in the footsteps of her older brother, sister and twin who were attending UW-Green Bay. Looking back, she deems it to […]

Wednesday: Non-profit greed the topic at Philosopher’s Café

Prof. Lora Warner (Public Administration) discusses “Just how corrupt is the Nonprofit sector if the NFL is Tax Exempt?” from 7-8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 10 at the Philosopher’s Café. “Should lucrative nonprofits such as the NFL be tax-exempt?  What about Political Action Committees?  What about the extravagant mega-church down the road?  No ethical stone […]

‘Phlash Talks’ (part of Alumni Days) include reflections by standout grads


There’s a long list of Alumni Days events (again, more on that later), but here’s one we want to call special attention to, in advance: “Phlash Talks,” set for 2 to 3 p.m. next Friday, Oct. 16, in the Union’s Christie Theatre. Four award-winning alumni are returning to campus to offer their own short “Phlash […]

King, Nick, Potts to receive UW-Green Bay’s highest alumni honor

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will recognize a total of five meritorious graduates of the institution at the 2015 Alumni Association Awards Night on Friday evening, Oct. 16. The program is part of the annual, two-day Alumni Days celebration, which this year coincides with UW-Green Bay’s 50th Anniversary. The list of honorees begins with Mark […]

Returning vet Spude is Outstanding Student

Jared J. Spude of Sturgeon Bay is the May 2015 recipient of the Outstanding Student Award presented by the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Alumni Association. He will receive the award May 16 at a student award ceremony on campus, on the eve of spring commencement. Spude is earning his bachelor of science degree with a […]

UWGB Philanthropy Club makes strides with ‘Steps to Make a Difference Walk’

More than 100 walkers raised $4,658 to be shared among four local charities in the Steps to Make a Difference Walk last Saturday, April 11. House of Hope, myTeam Triumph, Kenya Help, and Live54218 will benefit. The total includes a $2000 matching grant from the Giving 2.0 Foundation. The Phoenix Philanthropy Club members organized the […]