After serving their country and thinking that their sacrifices went unnoticed, Old Glory Honor Flight are welcoming veterans home. On Tuesday, Nov. 21, from 3 to 5 p.m. join the UW-Green Bay Vets 4 Vets organization in the Christie Theatre for a “Hail to Heroes” event aiming to recognize and bring awareness of Old Glory Honor Flight, […]
Credit instinct and certainly his training. Without some quick decisions (some might say heroics), UW-Green Bay Police Officer Kelly Jones, and those he was with, may have had a different ending to their story as they personally experienced what is now called the “Las Vegas Massacre,” Oct. 1. Jones said he is sharing his story […]
UW-Green Bay veterans had a chance to voice their opinion on the NFL National Anthem protests. WBAY-TV came to campus to do the interviews yesterday, Sept. 25, 2017.
Chancellor Gary L. Miller requests the pleasure of your company at a reception honoring UW-Green Bay men and women who are serving or have served in the armed forces, and to especially honor those returning to school after active duty. Those planning to attend are asked to register online by Nov. 1. The event is […]
Appleton police are looking for the owner of a World War II emblem. UW-Green Bay veteran coordinator Elaina Koltz describes to Fox 11 where she believes the emblem came from.
Coming up is the fourth annual Student Veterans of America Golf Scramble presented by Northeast Wisconsin Veteran’s Treatment Court. This event will be held on Friday, August 11, 2017 at Ledgeview Golf Course in De Pere. Proceeds help provide scholarships for current and future student veterans at NWTC and UW-Green Bay as well as assisting […]
UW-Green Bay student Army veteran and National Guard service member Nicholas Gries is the seventh recipient of the Thomas E. Wortham IV Achievement Award. The award, named after a Wisconsin Army National Guard Soldier and Chicago Police officer slain off-duty in 2010, recognizes both outstanding military and volunteer achievements. Read the Wisconsin Department of Military […]
Last week, The Appleton Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America group set up their traveling display in the University Union — providing a unique and educational environment for the campus community. NBC26 had the coverage. http://www.nbc26.com/news/uw-green-bay-vietnam-recollection.
This week UW-Green Bay was one of six UW institutions recognized for earning UW Vets Certification, and it is the seventh straight year the University received national “Military Friendly” recognition. UW-Green Bay has long valued and appreciated veterans and active service men and women. On this, Veteran’s Day, November 11, 2016, members of the campus […]
This week UW-Green Bay was one of six UW institutions recognized for earning UW Vets Certification. This comes on the heels of the annual fall Chancellor’s Veteran Appreciation Reception, held Monday, Nov. 7, to honor vets and active military personnel. The University has long been active in recognizing and honoring its veterans: UW-Green Bay was […]