Tag: Residence Life

UW-Green Bay team attends NCORE conference

Eric Arneson, vice chancellor for student affairs and campus climate) and Susan Gallagher-Lepak, dean of the College of Health, Education and Social Work (CHESW) led a dynamic team of UW-Green Bay faculty and staff to the National Conference on Race and Ethnicity (NCORE) in New Orleans May 29 to June 2, 2018. This national conference is […]

UW-Green Bay looks at community partnership to increase housing for students

Growing enrollment at UW-Green Bay brings with it an issue that community partnership can remedy. Supply could not meet demand for on-campus housing this past school year, according to Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Campus Climate, Eric Arneson. Students and parents alike will be encouraged by a new project by DeLeers Construction with a […]

Press-Gazette covers emotional support animals on campuses

The Green Bay Press-Gazette featured emotional support animals on campus, in its Feb. 12, 2018 issue. It’s a subject University officials don’t take lightly. Decisions about allowing emotional support animals in rental housing, including public and private college dormitories, are governed by the Fair Housing Act, which prohibits property owners from turning away any person with a mental or […]

UW-Green Bay hears of passing of Darlene Long

Darlene Long, widow of Donald Long (namesake of Donald Long Residence Hall) passed away recently. Don and Darlene were active supporters of UW-Green Bay and the Kress Events Center. Don Long co-chaired (with Jim Temp) the early 1980s campaign that raised more than $2.5 million for scholarships, professorships and the seed money that built the […]

Joanie Dovekas, Residence Life, honored with professional enrichment award

Joanie Dovekas, assistant director of Residence Life was honored Nov. 8, 2017 at the annual  Upper Midwest Region – Association of College and University Housing Officers (UMR-ACUHO) conference in Omaha, Nebraska. Dovekas was presented with the Robert E. Mosier Professional Enrichment Award. This award is considered to be one of the Association’s highest honors, and […]

UW-Green Bay’s Office of Residence Life to host family-fun Halloween event

‘Trick-or-Treat Tot Trot’ is from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, October 26 Green Bay, Wis. — Rain or shine, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host a safe treat-or-treat event for children on Thursday, Oct. 26 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. The Office of Residence Life is the host. The program is focused on pre-kindergarten […]

Houston hero now a Phoenix

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UW-Green Bay freshman and Houston native James Finley moved onto campus this morning (Aug. 31, 2017) with quite a story to tell. Finley, a member of the Green Bay swimming and diving team, along with his family members, have been actively rescuing friends and neighbors stranded in the flooding from Hurricane Harvey. Before making the […]

Very cool dudes. Jared Novitke wins ‘fridge’ contest

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In a very cool contest, UW-Green Bay Ambassadors had a fridge battle. Who could move the most refrigerators for Freshmen Move-In Day? The winner was Jared Novitke (Sophomore, Chemistry and Human Biology) with 53 fridges. Honorable mentions: Sam Soda (Junior) with 51; Baily Schmid (Junior, Communication) with 46 and James Salscheider (Senior, Environmental Science major […]

Photos: Freshmen Move-in Day 2017

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It took more than 100 volunteers along with the Residence Life personnel, maintenance, and many others, to move in nearly 800 new UW-Green Bay freshmen today (August 31, 2017). Director of Residence Life Gail Sims-Aubert said the move-in went flawlessly with a number of parents personally stopping by to express their gratitude. As packed cars […]