Tag: UW-Marinette

Foxconn launches ‘Smart Cities – Smart Futures’ competition

Foxconn Technology Group encourages faculty, staff and students in Wisconsin’s universities to participate in its “Smart Cities – Smart Future” initiative. The state-wide competition enables talent across the state to make use of opportunities presented by Wisconsin’s technological innovation. The company is committing to $1 million in prize money over three years, which is aimed […]

Fundraiser for UW-Marinette scholarships

Save the date! On Thursday, August 23, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. First National Bank & Trust is hosting the “Taste of Tenth” event. Great food, including desserts, entertainment and prizes, can be expected. Music will be provided by Goodfellas and all funds raised benefit scholarships for local students attending NWTC or UW-Marinette! The […]

UW-Marinette name change news

The Marinette County Board will be asked to consider supporting a University of Wisconsin plan to change the name of the UW-Marinette to the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Marinette Campus, as requested by the University. The proposed letter from County Board Chair Mark Anderson to UW President Ray Cross would state in part: “We realize […]

Marinette Board discusses proposed campus name change

On Thursday, July 19, 2018, UW-Green Bay Chancellor’s Chief of Staff Ben Joniaux presented the potential new name: UW-Green Bay – Marinette Campus, to the Marinette County Executive Committee. It will be forwarded to the full county board for final consideration. UW-Green Bay has already received board approval from the counties of Manitowoc and Sheboygan, […]

UW-Green Bay names leaders at Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan campuses

Campus Executive Officers to Play Critical Role in Reshaping Region’s Higher Education Footprint GREEN BAY — Longtime higher education administrators Rachele Bakic and Jennifer Williamson-Mendez have been named the Campus Executive Officers at University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Manitowoc and Sheboygan campuses, respectively. UW-Green Bay Provost Greg Davis made the announcement Friday, July 20, 2018. The […]

Leadership Camp coming to Marinette campus

The Continuing Education on the Marinette campus will be hosting a leadership camp for students in grades 5 through 9. The camp is targeted toward individuals who hope to improve their leadership skills and develop character. The camp runs July 30 to August 3 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is located on the […]