Tag: Sheepshead Review

UntitledTown Book and Author Festival features many UW-Green Bay campus community members

An inaugural festival uniting readers with authors, writers, publishers, podcasters and philosophers will feature many members of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay campus community. The “UntitledTown Book and Author Festival,” April 28-30, downtown Green Bay, will bring together people of all ages and abilities to share their stories and celebrate the community’s love of reading. […]

Students advance in essay contest

Congratulations to students Erica Hainz, Boyana Mercer and Jennifer Skinner who have been selected as UW-Green Bay’s finalists in the 11th annual Liberal Arts Essay Competition sponsored by System Advisory Group on the Liberal Arts (SAGLA). Each student will receive a $500 scholarship for the Fall 2016 semester, and have their work entered into a […]

Published poet Coutley, a UW-Green Bay alumna, returns for reading

Award-winning poet and educator Lisa Fay Coutley returns to her undergraduate alma mater, UW-Green Bay, for a reading and question-and-answer session on Monday, Oct. 26. The program, free and open to the public, is scheduled for 1 p.m. in the Christie Theatre on the lower level of the University Union, located on the campus at […]

More ‘Phactoids’: Dick Lien, Music and Arts, Chili Cookoff, Prof. Moran

The countdown to our 50th anniversary continues. New since our last edition of the Log: • The April 1982 press conference at which UWGB administrators introduced respected, well-liked assistant Dick Lien as the new men’s basketball coach would have broken the internet had it occurred today. • Prof. Trinidad Chavez had a Sound Idea for […]

Sheepshead Review contest welcomes Packers fans’ words and art

Sheepshead Review, UW-Green Bay’s student-directed journal of the arts, is seeking submissions for its Packers Fan Fiction and Green & Gold Contest. This contest, created to celebrate UW-Green Bay’s new affiliation as “Higher Education Partner of the Green Bay Packers,” is open through Dec. 14. Ideal pieces will be short, imaginative prose, poetry or artwork […]

Tribal college instructor and 2011 grad will read from short stories

Faculty and staff who remember standout English grad Saul Lemerond (Class of 2011) will be interested to know that he will return to campus Monday (March 24) and read from his short story collection, Kayfabe & Other Stories. Lemerond, a former Sheepshead Review editor in chief who earned summa cum laude honors and distinction in […]

In literary fashion, Sheepshead students dress up to address the competition

Above: Poetry staffers dressed up as literary journals: (from l-r) Verse Wisconsin, Poetry Magazine, Atticus Review, and The Paris Review. “Excuse me, are you The Paris Review?” asks a poet hoping to publish her work. “Yes, but you’ll have to work harder to get to know me. I’m historic and impressive,” replies The Paris Review, […]

Sheepshead design honorees include students Vanden Bloomen, Jenkins

The Northeast Wisconsin Fox River Ad Club Addy Awards Gala was held Thursday (Feb. 28) in Appleton. The competition sponsored by the Fox River Ad Club is the first level of American Advertising Federation recognition leading up to regional and national awards, with “Gold Award” winners advancing. In a previous edition of this newsletter, we shared […]

National review: UW-Green Bay’s Sheepshead a literary contender

UW-Green Bay’s biannual Sheepshead Review literary magazine earned positive marks from a national online review recently, with NewPages.com praising its contents and visual appeal. “NFL fans who take pleasure in the arts will affirm that Green Bay has more to offer than the Packers,” the review starts off, before praising “one of the visually strongest […]