Tag: Veteran & Service Member Student Lounge

Veterans Week events taking place at UW-Green Bay featured in Green Bay Press-Gazette

Events taking place during UW-Green Bay Veterans Week, which begins on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018 and concludes on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, were featured in a Green Bay Press-Gazette article on Veterans Day events taking place in Green Bay and Brown County. Events at UW-Green Bay include the Chancellor’s Veteran Reception, a Veterans Employment Workshop, […]

Ruck march planned for Thursday, Nov. 15

A ruck march will be taking place on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, starting at the UW-Green Bay’s Veteran Lounge in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall Room 227 at 2 p.m. Participants will be marching the outer road of campus for two miles with 25 pound rucksacks. This event is one of many taking place during UW-Green […]

Veteran brunch to take place on Tuesday, Nov. 13

A veteran brunch will be taking place on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. in UW-Green Bay’s Veteran Lounge, located in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall Room 227. The complimentary brunch is for veterans who work in and use the Veteran Lounge. This event is one of many taking place during UW-Green […]

Events planned for Veterans Week, Monday, Nov. 12 through Friday, Nov. 16

UW-Green Bay will be hosting several events during Veterans Week, to be held the week of Monday, Nov. 12, 2018 through Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. Please consider bringing items or care packages to these events. (Watch your future Log posts for details.) Monday, Nov. 12, 2018: Chancellor’s Veteran Reception at 4 p.m., Phoenix Rooms, UW-Green […]

Veteran’s Lounge Grand Re-opening

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The UW-Green Bay campus community and service people gathered Wednesday (March 21, 2018) for an open house celebrating the grand opening of the Veteran’s Lounge in its new location in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall, Room 227. A brief program began with remarks from Chancellor Gary L. Miller. Vets 4 Vets president Nic Cravillion took the podium […]

UW-Green Bay to host Chancellor’s Veteran Reception, other events to honor vets

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will kick off a week of events celebrating campus and community veterans with the annual Chancellor’s Veteran Reception from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11 in Phoenix Room B of the University Union on campus, 2420 Nicolet Drive. The annual Veterans Day event is held to recognize all campus […]

Column highlights student vet’s business plan for ‘At Ease’

Today’s (Thursday, March 13) Ask SCORE column in the Green Bay Press-Gazette offers a bit of a different take on the conventional business plan. The piece features UW-Green Bay student Ken Corry, who was the driving force behind the new Veterans Lounge in MAC Hall. Columnist Tina Dettman-Bielefeldt explains how Corry, president of UW-Green Bay’s […]

At Ease: UW-Green Bay dedicates new veteran service lounge

UW-Green Bay’s student veterans and military service members now have their own space to be “at ease,” thanks to a new dedicated space bearing the military-inspired moniker. The At Ease Veteran & Service Member Student Lounge was dedicated Friday, Feb. 14 before a standing room-only crowd on the lower concourse of Mary Ann Cofrin Hall.

In the News: Fox 11 on hand for vet center dedication

WLUK, Fox 11 News also was on hand for Friday’s reception and dedication, capturing footage and speaking to Vets for Vets president Corry about what the center means for students. “To have a place, to have a veterans resource center, to have a place where vets can hang out — that’s what this place is […]