Tag: Summer Camps

UW-Green Bay GenCyber wildly successful in comparison

GenCyber campers using a mobile device

Similar to the 71 locations in 39 states across the nation this summer, UW-Green Bay hosted a GenCyber camp for students in grades 7-9. The UW-Green Bay GenCyber camp was one of the larger camps in the nation with close to 100 participants (compared to an average of 25 campers among 130 camps!). Organizers were […]

Safety first: GenCyber Camp teaches students about internet safety, career potential

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Congratulations to the UW-Green Bay team that hosted the first-ever National Security Agency (NSA) GenCyber Camp in the state of Wisconsin, July 31 through August 4. Assistant Prof. Ankur Chattopadhyay (Information and Computing Science) led the way with the curriculum, and UW-Green Bay alumnus Joel Williquette ’12 ’15 (Interdisciplinary Studies, Masters of Management), CIO of […]

Cyber Campers are here

The first week of August brings 100 campers to campus for the first ever cybersecurity camp in the state of Wisconsin — GenCyber — providing cybersecurity experiences for students in grades 7-9. The goals of the program are to help all students understand correct and safe online behavior, increase diversity and interest in cybersecurity and […]

Fox 11 features GenCyber, alumnus Williquette

Joel Williquette ’12 ’15 (Interdisciplinary Studies, Masters of Management), Vice President/CIO of Capital Credit Union and an instructor at UW-Green Bay’s GenCyber Camp, says there is a huge shortfall of cyber security professionals in the nation. The program hopes to be part of that solution. “After universities have created new programs, we now have a […]

GenCyber Camp featured on WBAY

UW-Green Bay is teaming up with the National Science Foundation and the National Security Agency for a GenCyber Camp. “I think it’s a very well-known fact that we are hugely short of the demand of the workforce when it comes to cyber security, and if we can contribute to that even a little bit, which […]

More than 100 students here for Robotics/STEM, Video Game Programming and Rock Academy

This final week of July brings nearly 100 campers to UW-Green Bay, while marking the end of residential camps. The is the second offering of Robotics and STEM camp, which divides campers into beginner and advanced divisions and instruction. On the final day of camp, the campers will compete on a large-scale Lego playing field […]

Music to our ears: 100-plus musicians and vocalists visit for summer camp

Week number six of UW-Green Bay Summer Camps brings more than 110 high school musicians and vocalists to UW-Green Bay for the High School Band, Orchestra, Choral and Piano Camp. Campers will participate in rehearsals, sectionals, master classes, performances and other choice classes, and perform in a culminating public concert in the Weidner Center for […]

Openings remain in free GenCyber Camp at UW-Green Bay

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One-week camp begins July 31 GREEN BAY – Openings remain in a free camp for students in grades 7 through 9 who are interested in Cyber Security. The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host the first-ever GenCyber student camp in the state of Wisconsin, July 31 to August 4, 2017. The camp will immerse up […]

Music campers are on the way…. public concert next week

The July 4th week is a quiet one for camps at UW-Green Bay. Next week more than 130 campers will be welcomed to campus for UW-Green Bay Middle School Band, Orchestra, Choral and Piano Camps. Campers participate in rehearsals, master classes, sectionals and “camper’s choice” classes. A free, public concert begins at 6:00 p.m. July […]

USA Volleyball Regional Camp is at Kress Center next week

UW-Green Bay is hosting a camp for about 60 volleyball players, July 5 to 7, from the Badger Region Volleyball Association — a non-profit membership organization dedicated to providing a high-quality volleyball experience to their members. The region is one of the 40 regions of USA Volleyball, recognized by the United States Olympic Committee as […]