Tag: UWGB Convocation Open

All staff alumni team wins UWGB Convocation Open

The report is that no wildlife and very little turf was damaged in the fourth annual UWGB Convocation Open held Thursday (August 27) at Shorewood Golf Course. Although participation in this particular outing featured all winners, you may recognize the all University staff alumni team that took first place honors with a score of 32 […]

Another year, another Convocation Open… this year’s is Aug. 27

They’re billing it as the “4th Annual UWGB Convocation Open” (some call it Divotfest) to be held the day after convocation on Thursday, Aug. 27 at the Shorewood Golf Course, and it is fun. The format for this social outing is a three-or-four person scramble that allows golfers of all abilities to participate and meet […]

Another year, another Convocation Open… this year’s is Aug. 27

They’re billing it as the “4th Annual UWGB Convocation Open” (some call it Divotfest) to be held the day after convocation on Thursday, Aug. 27 at the Shorewood Golf Course, and it is fun. The format for this social outing is a three-or-four person scramble that allows golfers of all abilities to participate and meet […]

A recap of ‘Convocation Open,’ photos and all

A nice mix of faculty, staff, retirees and friends of the University took part in the Third Annual Convocation Open, held Thursday (Aug. 28) at the campus Shorewood Golf Course. Play commenced with Chancellor Gary Miller hitting the ceremonial first ball. Chancellor Miller was also on hand to provide his putting acumen to groups on […]

Bodilly, Schoenebeck and Shay capture open

With the help of Chancellor Gary Miller’s putt on the first green, the team of Sue Bodilly, Joe Schoenebeck and Bill Shay, captured a two-under par victory at the 3rd Annual UWGB Convocation Open, yesterday (Thursday, August 28). Participants included faculty, staff, alumni, retirees and friends. Chancellor Miller hit the ceremonial first ball off the […]

Last chance to sign up for Convocation Open

Organizers tell us that approximately 30 golfers have signed up for the Third Annual UWGB Convocation Week Open to be held next Thursday, Aug. 28. Tee times start immediately following the ceremonial opening tee shot at 1 p.m. There is still time to sign up. Send your name and golf handicap information to Joe Schoenebeck […]

Convocation Open has spots available

Our faculty and staff colleagues organizing the Shorewood golf outing for the afternoon of Aug. 28, the day after Convocation, say they’ve had a good number of early signups, but there’s always room for more. The event is open to faculty, staff and retirees. The planning committee consists of Kelly Franz, John Katers and Joe […]

Convocation Open set for Aug. 28

They’re billing it as the “3rd Annual UWGB Convocation Open” to be held on the afternoon of Thursday, August 28, at the Shorewood Golf Course. The format for this social outing will be a three-or four-person scramble.  Golfers (duffers, sandbaggers) of all abilities are encouraged to participate and meet others from the UW-Green Bay community […]

Photo gallery: Scenes from last week’s ‘Convocation Open’

In a tightly contested event with all teams within five strokes, Tom Barry, Karen Opolka and Patrick Forsythe emerged as winners of the 2013 Convocation Open. They tied at 35 (for nine holes) with Chuck Wiseman, Susan Barry and Jeff Gross, but won on a tiebreaker. The Aug. 29 outing was the second annual occurrence of this friendly […]