Tag: Veteran & Service Member Student Lounge

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 […]

At ease: University to dedicate new veteran center Friday

UW-Green Bay’s student veterans have a new space to call their own, and will celebrate its grand opening Friday (Feb. 14) with an afternoon dedication event. The “At Ease: Veteran & Service Member Student Lounge,” located in MAC 124 (the former Grad Pad) is a space designed to help build camaraderie and facilitate and enhance […]

UW-Green Bay to unveil Veteran & Service Member Lounge during dedication event

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will celebrate a brand-new space for student veterans with a dedication event at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14. The “At Ease: Veteran & Service Member Student Lounge” recently has opened in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall, Room 124, as a space for veterans to gather for support, socialization, studying and more. […]