Tag: University Advancement

UW-Green Bay creates ‘Community Partnership Award in Business’

Recognizing and encouraging campus-community collaboration is the aim of a newly created awards program open to students, faculty and staff at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. Beginning in 2016, the Chancellor’s Community Partnership Award in Business will annually present a $5,000 scholarship to a selected undergraduate or graduate student and a $5,000 cash award to […]

Passing of Len Seidl, UW-Green Bay’s real-estate champion

On graduation day in May 2008, UW-Green Bay presented the Chancellor’s Award — for exemplary service to the University — to Len Seidl, the well-known local real estate executive who in the late 1960s was instrumental in securing the bayshore site that would become the University’s campus. Seidl, who always professed pride in helping broker […]

Search begins for Advancement/Foundation position

Monday, Aug 31, is the priority deadline for applications to become the University’s Vice Chancellor for University Advancement, which carries dual appointment as President of the UW-Green Bay Foundation, Inc. The search and screen committee is co-chaired by Sheryl Van Gruensven, interim vice chancellor for business and finance, and Tim Weyenberg, the Cofrin School of […]

Stangel accepts new appointment with Notre Dame Academy

Jeanne Stangel, a longtime UW-Green Bay administrator with experience in fundraising and intercollegiate athletics, will be leaving the University to accept a newly created position with Notre Dame de La Baie Academy in Green Bay. Stangel starts Aug. 3 as Notre Dame’s vice president for institutional advancement. She will direct fundraising, strategic initiatives and communication, […]

WPS joins in celebrating UW-Green Bay’s 50th

Wisconsin Public Service Foundation has donated $5,000 to the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay to help underwrite special events and activities celebrating the 50th anniversary of the school’s founding in 1965. Posing as part of a check-presentation meeting on campus in late June were, from left, Shannon Badura of the University Advancement staff; Karmen Lemke, manager […]

Desotell departs for position leading GRACE Catholic schools

Kim Desotell, the former Phuture Phoenix director and more recently the University’s director of development within University Advancement, has left campus for a new challenge. Desotell will head up GRACE — the Green Bay Area Catholic Education system — beginning July 7. Desotell told the Green Bay Press-Gazette she is a practicing Catholic, has a […]

The Schobers: Couple gives for community — and for mom

Tom Schober and Suzan Schober Murray have plenty of reasons to give back to UW-Green Bay. For one, the bayshore campus is practically in their front yard. For another, Suzan is a master’s grad and Tom spent a dozen years on the University’s Founders Association Board of Directors. They love on-campus activities and are keenly […]

UW-Green Bay hires McKenna for new position in University Advancement

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has added Geno McKenna of Green Bay to fill a newly structured position in the Office of University Advancement. McKenna will join the staff Dec. 29 as Assistant for Community Engagement, Stewardship and Event Planning. In announcing the appointment, Assistant Chancellor Jeanne Stangel said McKenna will be responsible for being […]

UW-Green Bay’s Desotell named Director of Development

A longtime educator who has been the head of UW-Green Bay’s signature Phuture Phoenix program since 2007 has been named the University’s next Director of Development. Kimberly Desotell will begin her new duties Wednesday, Aug. 27. Assistant Chancellor for University Advancement Jeanne Stangel announced the appointment today (Monday, Aug. 11) following the conclusion of a […]

Fourth development director finalist will make presentation Tuesday

A public presentation and Q&A with Brent Roubal, the fourth and final finalist for the position of development director in the University Advancement division, is scheduled for 2:30 to 3 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 5) in Phoenix Room A. The session is open to the public. Roubal is vice president of communication and development for Family […]