Tag: Public Safety

Textbook thieves sentenced

Two Texas men will serve time in federal prison for stealing thousands of dollars worth of textbooks from UW-Green Bay and other college campuses. Thanks to the work of University Police and CIT staff members, the thieves were arrested with enough evidence for prosecution. Ryan Lewis and Genesis Abellar were arrested in Texas in August 2017 following an investigation which revealed the two […]

Sign up for free self-defense class set for Wednesday (Dec. 5)

A free self-defense class will be offered on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. This class provides self-defense awareness strategies and hands on instruction in several protective techniques. The class includes physical activity and participants are encouraged to wear workout type of clothing. Participants must sign up by email prior to the event […]

Reminder: Seasonal safety message from Public Safety

With winter in full swing, UW-Green Bay Public Safety urges the campus community to take extra precautions when navigating walkways and roadways. For pedestrians: please wear appropriate footwear since walkways can be slick. Be sure to stop/look/listen when crossing roadways. When walking between parked cars, be mindful of bulkier winter clothing (avoid scratching cars as […]

Campus curbing deer damage to arboretum

Large populations of deer on the UW-Green Bay campus are damaging forest understory plants in the Cofrin Arboretum and threatening the ecology and beauty of the natural area. In order to better manage deer populations the UW-Green Bay campus participates in the City of Green Bay archery depredation hunt. Hunters apply through the City of […]

ROTC drill and training to take place today (Nov. 1)

On Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018 from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., UW-Green Bay Military Science will be conducting movement drills in the wooded area between the South Circle and Main Entrances off of Nicolet Drive and the disc golf course area. Participants will park in Wood Hall lot and you should expect to see participants in […]

Message from Public Safety: Travel safely

Much like the rest of the state UW-Green Bay Public Safety officers have observed an increase of community members texting and focusing on their phone while traveling campus (walking and driving). This obviously creates a safety hazard, especially in locations where pedestrians and vehicles come into contact (cross walks, parking lots, etc.). Distracted driving is […]