Tag: Video

Xiong tells graduates: ‘Create your own paj ntaub story’

Bao Niah commencement address

Tears of pride and joy, in her family, her Hmong heritage, her UW-Green Bay family, and herself, flowed freely as graduate Bao Nhia Xiong ’18 spoke at the UW-Green Bay Spring Commencement ceremony at the Kress Events Center on Saturday, May 12, 2018. Xiong, the Spring 2018 Commencement Speaker, was chosen to speak on behalf […]

UW-Green Bay Prof. Jeff Entwistle to grads: ‘Inspire us’

Jeff Entwistle making spring 2018 commencement address

The following speech was given by UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance Professor Jeffrey Entwistle to UW-Green Bay’s 2018 Spring Commencement attendees. “Welcome graduates and welcome to your families, friends and all our special guests. I would also like to thank Chancellor Miller for the honor and invitation to speak with you today. You need to […]

Photos and Video – Phuture Phoenix Scholarship Reception

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The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Phuture Phoenix program celebrated 15 years. Can you believe it?! Check out the photos of the April 26, 2018 celebration reception and the video, which includes reflections by co-founders of the program — Cyndie Shepard and Ginny Riopelle — and features many who have been involved with the program through […]

‘Timing is Everything’ insists UW-Green Bay Psychology graduate Lorenzo Lones

Lorenzo Lones

“Timing is everything.” You may call that phrase cliché. Lorenzo Lones calls it truth. The 2016 University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Psychology graduate is currently a Neuroscience Ph.D. student at Washington University in St. Louis where he’s on a lab rotation, including the lab of Erik Herzog, Ph.D. studying “how cells in the Suprachiasmatic Nucleus (SCN) communicate to […]

Video: Krash the Kress with us!

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Krash the Kress (KTK) will be the largest single Alumni Association event ever, attended by more than 600 alumni, 1,300 students and 200 admitted students planning to watch the Phoenix men’s basketball team play its first-ever Horizon League game at the Kress Center. And its nearly a sell-out. Team members had a bit of fun with […]

Video: Strickland shares her #MyWeidnerMoment

On Monday (Jan. 22, 2018), in celebration of 25 years, Weidner Center Executive and Artistic Director Kelli Strickland kicked off the #MyWeidnerMoment campaign with a call to the community to share their experiences from the Weidner Center’s first 25 years. Watch as Strickland shares hers. To share your own #MyWeidnerMoment: Fill out the #MyWeidnerMoment submission form Email […]

Holiday Greetings from UW-Green Bay

Happy Holidays from UW-Green Bay

Paying it forward doesn’t have to be expensive. Sometimes it only costs a smile or a kind gesture. It’s the perfect season, and UW-Green Bay is a terrific place, to express “Phoenix spirit.” Watch the video to see how members of our campus community share theirs. In the littlest of ways… In the briefest of […]

‘We are survivors,’ Garbe tells Class of 2017

Riley Garbe's commencement address

Riley Garbe first came to UW-Green Bay as a fifth-grader on a Phuture Phoenix field trip, where a visit to the campus turned into a dream of one day graduating from college. Despite surviving a difficult childhood that included witnessing abuse and violence and moving from home-to-home, Garbe entered the University on a Phuture Phoenix […]