Tag: staff

Fire in De Pere

Friends on campus share the news that last night’s duplex explosion and fire in De Pere hit relatively close to home for one member of the campus community. One of the families displaced is that of the daughter of longtime UW-Green Bay staff member Janet Luedtke. For anyone wondering about possible donation of items or […]

In a fog

Just after sunrise, early arrivals to the UW-Green Bay campus on Wednesday, Oct. 22, were treated to the ethereal but ephemeral sight of scattered pockets of fog resting lightly upon a landscape bright with fall colors. This view is from the eighth floor of the Cofrin Library, looking out toward the Weidner Center (and the […]

UW-Green Bay to host November ‘Phoenix Talks,’ modeled after popular TEDx series

UW-Green Bay will present a series of public discussions modeled after the popular TEDx Talks series, Nov. 3-6 in the Christie Theatre of the University Union. Dubbed “Phoenix Talks,” each of these events will feature three engaging community leaders — most of whom are UW-Green Bay alumni — who will discuss their careers and answer […]

Power of partnership: Phoenix Athletics, Prevea make a winning team

Jeremy Cleven (pictured) head athletics trainer for the Phoenix, is far from alone in his work despite being the only sports medicine professional formally employed by UW-Green Bay. Take, for example, his colleague Callie Bartel, who has long been steeped in the culture and camaraderie of Phoenix Athletics at UW-Green Bay. She’s an alumna who […]

UW-Green Bay Public Safety issues statements on reported campus assaults

UW-Green Bay Public Safety officers are investigating a pair of reported on-campus assaults they believe are likely related. The following statement is the most recent from campus Police Chief Tom Kujawa, sent to students, faculty and staff on the afternoon of Friday, Sept. 12. It is followed by an initial notification statement, sent Monday evening, […]

Strength Training 101


Chrisanna Colletta at the Kress Events Center is suggesting a way to start the semester off strong — “Feel empowered, reduce stress levels, increase mental clarity and bring even more quality to the life you’re living” — with techniques introduced during just one simple session. The fitness staff will be hosting a free Strength Training […]

Celebrating the UWGB concourses (tunnels)

A fun Press-Gazette feature suggests that UW-Green Bay students haven’t been all that bothered by the extreme cold: “The University, like a handful of others across Wisconsin, has a system of tunnels and hallways connecting its main academic buildings. That means students can walk comfortably from class to class without piling on the layers.” There […]

Remembering Al Rheinschmidt

During a 30-year career with UW-Green Bay, Alan Rheinschmidt was a respected, dedicated employee known for his cheery trademark saying, “Proud to be here, happy to serve.” Rheinschmidt, of Mosinee, died Dec. 19 after a lengthy illness. In keeping with his wishes, there will be no funeral service. A private memorial for family will be […]

Interview with new A’viands dietitian Laura Rowell

A’viands at UW-Green Bay has posted to the site Student Health 101 a Q&A with Dietitian Laura Rowell, who joined their staff in October and is available to assist with nutritional questions on a variety of topics, and as an additional campus resource. We repeat that feature here: What type of dietetic support do you […]

In the news: Second AD candidate visits campus; next interview is Thursday

The second of three candidates for the position of Director of Intercollegiate Athletics interviewed Tuesday (Sept. 24), telling the public forum audience he views the UW-Green Bay job as a destination, not a stepping-stone. Dan Schumacher is currently the AD at Chicago State University, and there are few opportunities that would cause him to consider […]