UW-Green Bay will celebrate Poppy Grant’s 41 years of employment from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21 in the Winter Garden of Mary Ann Cofrin Hall. Grant first joined the institution in 1975 — “ably and capably serving in a variety of roles for the ‘student unions’ at UWGB even before there was a […]
Friends in the Phoenix Bookstore are having a farewell gathering for Paul Vavra, the Bookstore’s shipping and receiving manager as well as all-around systems guru, from 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday (Sept. 17) in the 1965 Room of the University Union. Bookstore director Greg Kannenberg calls Vavra the “Handy Man, and the “plaid” fabric that […]
We don’t often run links to online fundraising efforts but are making an exception this time. Campus friends of longtime UWGB composition and remedial English instructor Sheri Urcavich, with the permission of her family, have asked to publicize the opportunity to assist her family as she battles a terminal illness. Urcavich retired in May 2014 […]
Already distributed campuswide but repeated here for the record: There will be a retirement reception from 3 to 4 p.m. Wednesday (Aug. 26) in the University Union’s Phoenix Room A for Pamela Harvey-Jacobs, the longtime director of admissions.
Stop in at the Office of Business and Finance yet this afternoon (Thursday) and you’ll find two things: 1) Kelly Franz, the retiring vice chancellor, is taking the afternoon off, presumably to rest up for a final, grueling day of work Friday; and 2) those display boards inviting your humorous and/or heartfelt comments relating to […]
Already distributed campuswide but repeated here for the record: The retirement reception for Kelly Franz, the departing vice chancellor for business and finance, is scheduled for 4:30 to 6 p.m. next Tuesday (Aug. 11) at the Shorewood Golf Course Clubhouse. Food and refreshments will be served. (We’re hearing a lot of chatter about chicken wings, […]
Perhaps you saw this in your inbox, here is a reminder of an invite to say farewell to three members of the Provost Office. Cliff Abbott, Dan McCollum and Judi Pietsch will be honored from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 30 in the Lenfesty Courtyard (Winter Garden in inclement weather).
Mark your calendars: An informal sendoff for Dan Spielmann is set for 4 to 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 6, at the Shorewood Golf Course Clubhouse. Spielmann is retiring later that week after a 36-year UW-Green Bay career, in two separate tours of duty, in which he has contributed in numerous ways to the University’s development. […]
After building a pair of strong and successful programs for the Green Bay Phoenix, Jim Merner is retiring following a 25-year mainstay as head coach of both the men’s and women’s swimming and diving programs effective June 30. Merner began his tenure, the second longest of any active head coach at Green Bay, back in […]
Mike Stearney, dean of enrollment services, is retiring after 31 years at UW-Green Bay. Cake and farewells are on the agenda for Tuesday (May 12) from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the 1965 Room.