Opening reception for the 46th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition to be held Thursday, Nov. 15

The opening reception for the 46th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition will be taking place on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., with an awards ceremony at 5 p.m., in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Artwork from the 46th Annual Juried Student Exhibition will be on display at UW-Green Bay’s Lawton Gallery from Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 to Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. Juried by Frank Juarez, Curator of Frank Juarez Gallery in Milwaukee, this exhibition features work in a variety of mediums by UW-Green Bay students from all campuses. Learn more.

Tickets for the John Mellencamp show go on sale Friday, Nov. 9

John Mellencamp is coming to the Weidner Center on Saturday, Apr. 13, 2019 at 8 p.m. Mellencamp’s career in music, spanning more than 35 years, has seen him transition from pop star to one of the most highly respected singer/songwriters of a generation. Mellencamp continues his journey as the walking embodiment of rock icon: passionate, plain-spoken and a self-proclaimed rebel. Tickets will go on sale on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018 at 11 a.m. Learn more



UW-Green Bay uses Instagram acceptances and College Draft Day to attract high school graduates, WiscNews reports

Despite overall demographic trends, UW-Green Bay has seen steady enrollment growth, thanks to initiatives such as College Draft Day, where high school students can go to Lambeau Field and learn about the many aspects of college, and Instagram acceptance, in which admitted students can receive a direct message to their Instagram account notifying them they’ve been accepted. Check out the story.