Tag: Student Life

Diversity Task Force is raising $ with fun for Puerto Rico

The Diversity Task Force is asking for help in raising money for the people in Puerto Rico. The goal is to raise $5,000 by Oct. 29. Visit the event posted on the UWGB Diversity Task Force facebook account to find donation locations/links, pledge challenges, and additional information. Donations will go to UNICEF USA Puerto Rico […]

Video: Calling all difference makers

Students and staff from UW-Green Bay’s Office of Student Life share a video they created with an important message — “We are calling on you to show the world that the Phoenix helps one another.” Give this two-minute video a watch and find out how you can be a part of the movement that helps […]

UW-Green Bay gets recognized for Make a Difference Day efforts

The Green Bay Press-Gazette outlined the 2017 Make A Difference Day efforts in Brown County, recognizing the more than 150 UW-Green Bay faculty, staff, and students who provide hundreds of hours of service each year on this day. UW-Green Bay will be volunteering as a campus on October 27, 2017. See more and register.

Save the date: Make a Difference Day is October 27

Collectively, UW-Green Bay faculty, staff, students and alumni can make a huge impact on the community when it celebrates UWGB Make a Difference Day, Friday, Oct. 27. Watch your e-mail for registration and an opportunity to volunteer across Northeast Wisconsin. Participants receive a free T-shirt while supplies last. Employees are encouraged to participate and should […]

Original Shoe Tree becomes a ‘Giving Tree’ thanks to Winslow

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UW-Green Bay has its own “The Giving Tree” story thanks to the efforts of Student Life Program Coodinator Grant Winslow. In 2002 when the original Shoe Tree went down in a storm, Winslow had the forethought to preserve some slabs off the trunk, which he stored in Student Life storage, for, oh, 15 years. He […]

Great Beginnings week is nearly here

Members of the UW-Green Bay community are invited to participate in a number of Great Beginnings (GB) Week events next week. There will be a Night at Festival Foods (University Ave.) on Sunday, September 3 from 6 to 9 p.m. UW-Green Bay shoppers can get 5% off their entire purchase (some exclusions apply). The new […]