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 enjoy refreshments, music by UW-Green Bay students and veteran camaraderie. All are welcome to join UW-Green Bay faculty, staff and students at the reception. This event is one of many taking place during UW-Green Bay’s Veterans Week.

Mark your calendars! Triple Jazz Festival to be performed at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus on Nov. 19

The Triple Jazz Festival will be performed at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the University Theater. Performances will include the South High School Jazz Ensemble I, led by Mr. Wade Heinen, the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus Jazz Ensemble led by Associate Lecturer Paul Sucherman (Music) and special guest group Jeff Schieble’s Generations Big Band. The community is invited to enjoy live jazz music performed by some of the best in the area. Tickets are $10 for adults and free to all students with a college ID. For more information, contact Associate Prof. Christy Talbott (Music) at christy.talbott@uwc.edu.

 

Parade Float Committee collecting books for Back to School Store

Once again the Holiday Parade Float Committee is preparing to participate in the Green Bay Holiday Parade. The 35th Annual Prevea Holiday Parade will take place Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. In honor of this year’s theme, “Christmas Stories,” the Float Committee will be collecting books for local children. The books will be distributed at Service League Green Bay’s Back to School Store returning to the Green Bay Campus in August 2019. Donate new and gently-used books at the kindergarten through middle school reading level to collection sites across campus. Please do not donate holiday books. Final donation collection will be Thursday Nov. 15. Collection locations posted next week. Please direct questions to Jena Richter Landers, richterj@uwgb.edu.

UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance invites you to attend ‘Nunsense: The Mega-Musical’ from Thursday Nov. 15 to Saturday, Nov. 17

“Nunsense: The Mega-Musical,” presented by UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance, will be performed on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 and Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 at 7:30 p.m., and Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., at the University Theatre, located in UW-Green Bay’s Theatre Hall. This all-new “Mega-Musical” version promises more nuns, more laughs and super-sized production numbers! Learn more and get tickets.

Reminder: Trick-or-Treat Tot Trot event to take place on Monday, Oct. 29

The UW-Green Bay Office of Residence Life will be hosting a Trick-or-Treat Tot Trot, a family-friendly and safe Halloween event, on Monday, Oct. 29, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., with participants and their chaperones asked to check-in at the Mauthe Center. Faculty and staff are welcome to bring their own kids! Focused on pre-kindergarten through elementary school-age children, the event will provide participants with a fun-filled trick-or-treating experience right here on campus. Learn more.

Volunteers needed for Commencement

Volunteers for Fall Commencement on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 are needed to help ensure this important event is a memorable experience for students, as well as their family and friends.  Volunteers would be needed for approximately three to four hours, with ranges between 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. If you’re interested in volunteering, please contact Clif Ganyard, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs, at ganyardc@uwgb.edu.