Tag: veterans

Veteran employment workshop on Wednesday, Nov. 14

A veteran employment workshop will be taking place on Wednesday, Nov. 14 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the 1965 Room located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Steve Newton from Career Services will be present to give an overview of the assistance Career Services can provide. Jeff Orlowski from the Department of Workforce Development […]

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 […]

Chancellor’s Veteran Reception set for Monday, Nov. 12

The Chancellor’s Veteran Reception will be taking place on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018 at 4 p.m. in the Phoenix Rooms located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Rep. Mike Gallagher, representing Wisconsin’s 8th District, will serve as the guest speaker at the event. Gallagher joined the United States Marine Corps. after graduating from college. Come and […]

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 […]

98-year-old guest highlights last weekend’s Run for Vets

An annual run returned to Green Bay last weekend, and this year it included a special guest — 98-year-old Iwo Jima survivor, Bert Compton. The event was a 5K run/walk with proceeds benefiting  a military veteran cause in northeast Wisconsin. This year’s beneficiary is UW-Green Bay’s veteran and service member student lounge. NBC26 had the story.

Vets expand UW-Green Bay home-away-from home

The UW-Green Bay campus community and service people gathered Wednesday (March 21, 2018) for and 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 […]