Tag: Student Life

May the kindness continue

The kind hearts of faculty, staff and students were in full display during “Random Acts of Kindness Week.” Nearly 80 much-needed supplies were donated to the Campus Cupboard, 150 compliments were made and displayed on the Library Alcove wall, 480 heart-shaped cookies created by Chartwells were distributed, hundreds of encouraging post-its were left around campus, […]

A special Phoenix Friday! Krash the Kress and big sale

Every Friday is Phoenix Friday, but this Friday (Feb. 16) is Krash the Kress. Need some gear for the big game? The Phoenix Bookstore will be selling merchandise at the game, as well as offering 25% off store-wide all day (excluding textbooks). Chartwells is getting on board this semester with 15% off total purchases at […]

Feel the love – Next week is Random Acts of Kindness Week and #uwgblove Week

Be prepared for a week of warm fuzzies, positivity, kindness and #uwgblove. The week of Monday, Feb. 12 to Friday, Feb. 16 will be full of the aforementioned as Student Life and Marketing and University Communication team up to spread positivity. The National Random Acts of Kindness day is Saturday, Feb. 17. The week prior, the […]

Good Times Programming presents comedian Shlesinger

“With one comedy show headed for a sellout, UW-Green Bay’s Good Times Programming is going for two. The student group will present comedian Iliza Shlesinger at 7:30 p.m. April 2 at the Weidner Center. Shlesinger is the only female and the youngest contestant to win NBC’s “Last Comic Standing.” She follows in the same venue […]

Claudia E. Guzman named UW-Green Bay Director of Student Life

Claudia E. Guzman has been named UW-Green Bay’s new director of Student Life and begins her new position on Feb. 5. Guzman comes to UW-Green Bay from UW-Milwaukee where she serves as the sociocultural program manager. In this role she oversaw a dramatic growth in programs and collaborations within the University and community. She has […]

UW-Green Bay Kwanzaa featured on Fox 11

The University of Wisconsin Green Bay hosted a Kwanzaa celebration Saturday, Dec. 9. The community and students were invited to learn about the cultural holiday while enjoying festive music and dance. Fox 11 was there. The event is sponsored by the American Intercultural Center, Black Student Union, Office of Student Life and Diversity Task Force.

Student Life has ornaments for sale, made by artisans in underdeveloped countries

The Office of Student Life is hosting a holiday tree decorated with ornaments created by artisans in underdeveloped countries. The organization Ornaments 4 Orphans is selling the ornaments to help provide fair trade and wages for workers to support their families. Many children in poor area orphanages are not truly orphans, but are dropped off […]

Reminder: RSVP for 37th Annual Leadership Awards

Please mark your calendars! The 37th Annual University Leadership Awards program will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15 in the Phoenix Room, University Union, with a reception to follow. All are invited. If interested in attending, please RSVP by Friday, Dec. 8. Fall 2017 Recipients: University Leadership Award Vianna Alfaro Cody Becker Savannah […]

UW-Green Bay hosts community Kwanzaa event, Saturday, Dec. 9

GREEN BAY — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host a Kwanzaa Celebration from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 9 in the Phoenix Rooms of the University Union. Students, staff, faculty and community are invited to learn about the cultural holiday while enjoying festive music and dancing from the Nefertari Dance Company, […]

More on the Kwanzaa Celebration, Saturday, Dec. 9

Join organizers for the Kwanzaa Celebration, Saturday, Dec. 9 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Phoenix Room of the University Union. Kwanzaa is an African-American celebration based on the tradition of the African harvest festival emphasizing community and cultural pride. Enjoy music, dancing and food and learning about the holiday’s origins, rites and […]