Tag: scholarships

Over $30K awarded in Natural and Applied Sciences Scholarships

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay honored the best-of-the-best Natural and Applied Sciences students at the annual scholarship reception held on Jan. 30. Twenty-five students were awarded a total of $31,150 in scholarships that nearly doubled last year’s total of $15,200. The scholarships recognized student achievement in academics, research, and overall excellence. The new scholarships introduced […]

Jazz ensembles plan Tuesday night show in De Pere as scholarship benefit

The UW-Green Bay Vocal Jazz group and both Jazz Ensembles will be performing Tuesday night (Dec. 16) at The George Street Connection, 614 George St., in De Pere. The evening of music begins at 7 p.m.  It’s a concert to benefit jazz scholarships — any donation is appreciated. Prof. John Salerno says the ensembles will […]

Healthy appreciation: Sandmires donate $1m to pre-med scholarships

UW-Green Bay recognized its most faithful donors Dec. 9 with an on-campus reception honoring Dr. Herbert and Crystal Sandmire and their $1 million capstone gift endowing additional scholarships for students pursuing careers in medicine or related fields. The gathering in the Laboratory Sciences Building was hosted by Chancellor Gary L. Miller and his wife, Georgia.

Grateful students honor Mueller in scholarship reception

Marcia Mueller made her return trip from Seattle to UW-Green Bay last week to spend some time with the scholarship recipients who benefit from her brother’s incredible generosity and legacy. The Craig A. Mueller Scholarship reception was held Friday, Nov. 7 at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts.

Sandmires add to decades of philanthropy with $1 million gift for scholarships

In case you missed it in our Log Extra newsletter: UW-Green Bay’s longest-running donors have stepped up big-time with a record-tying $1 million gift for student scholarships. Dr. Herbert and Crystal Sandmire’s donation will support students who intend to pursue a career in medicine or related medical fields, and will enhance a legacy of generosity […]

Photographer ‘clicks for a cause’

Leanne Haddad has a soft spot for kids who’ve had a rough go of it. When a family career change didn’t give her the time to work regularly with at-risk children, she turned her attention to helping them in other ways. Haddad now runs her own photography studio, Clicks for a Cause, and donates 100 […]

An extraordinarily colorful way to experience UW-Green Bay

Totals are in: 7,400 runners and walkers registered for The Color Run at UW-Green Bay this weekend. The Color Run and campus organizers send their appreciation along to UW-Green Bay Police and more than 200 volunteers who helped make the event run smoothly. The event raises more than $7,000 for student scholarships (of which at least $1,000 will be designated for the Public Safety Scholarship), while introducing thousands of people to our beautiful campus during peak fall colors.

Phoenix Athletics scores with TaylorMade fundraiser

The fifth annual TaylorMade-adidas Green Bay Phoenix Pro-Am enjoyed a great day of golf and generous support for the Phoenix Fund this past Monday, August 25. The event generated over $90,000 for the Phoenix Fund – the principal fund for student-athlete scholarships and program support for Green Bay Athletics. Tournament sponsors included Green Bay Packaging, […]

Another yogurt bar sale to benefit Summer Camps Scholarship Fund

The second of two Smart Cow Tuesdays benefiting UW-Green Bay summer camps is tomorrow (Aug. 19) at the yogurt bar’s east and west side locations. Smart Cow will donate a portion of all sales to the UWGB Summer Camps Scholarship fund, part of its Grassroots Tuesdays program. The east side location is at 2450 E. […]

Art program honors merit scholarship recipients

This past Sunday the UW-Green Bay academic program in Art announced its merit scholarship winners for 2014-2015 at a reception held for the Senior Honors Exhibition at the Lawton Gallery. Because of generous support from private citizens, Art was able to present just over $20,000 in scholarship funds to students currently continuing on with their […]