Monthly Archives: February 2019

02/26/2019 - Turkiewicz named WiSys Campus Champion

First big event is Innovation in Aging Competition, March 1 UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Katie Turkiewicz (Communication, Information Sciences) has been selected as the WiSys Campus Champion for UW-Green Bay, and through this role plans  to help promote a strong sense of innovation on campus. Turkiewicz was referred to the role by Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak […]

Posted Tue, Feb. 26, 2019 at 4:08pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/26/2019 - 300 students from four counties to compete in National History Day regional event at UW-Green Bay, March 2

National History Day 2018 at UWGB

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host the Northeastern Wisconsin Region’s National History Day competition on Saturday, March 2, 2019, marking the 17th consecutive year the event has been held on the Green Bay campus. The 2019 National History Day competition will be held at UW-Green Bay’s University Union and Mary Ann […]

Posted Tue, Feb. 26, 2019 at 1:12pm in News Releases by Sue Bodilly

02/26/2019 - Voters pick ‘Ope’ as ‘Wisconsin’s Wackiest Word’

UW-Green Bay Communication students asked you to vote for Wisconsin’s Wackiest Word. The UWGB Comm Week team of students created a list of six new wacky words they think should become popular this year. With more than 200 votes, “Ope” was the winner. And WFRV had a bit of fun with it. See a clip […]

Posted Tue, Feb. 26, 2019 at 9:41am in News by Sue Bodilly

02/25/2019 - Candidate forums for Director of Student Success & Engagement, Tuesday, Feb. 26 through Thursday, Feb. 28

On-campus interviews will be Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019 through Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019 for the candidates for the UW-Green Bay’s Director of Student Success and Engagement position. During an open presentation, each of the candidates will present on “Priorities and Strategies to Promote Student Success.” The schedule is as follows: Kelly Smith, Assistant Professor of […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 25, 2019 at 3:04pm in News by Editorial Student

02/25/2019 - Light Up the Lakeshore for high school students is announced

The UW-Green Bay Manitowoc Campus, through the Cofrin School of Business, is a lead sponsor of the first annual Light Up the Lakeshore High School Student Business Idea Competition in Manitowoc County. The competition is open to all Manitowoc County high school students with a special focus on juniors and seniors. Manitowoc County high school […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 25, 2019 at 3:04pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/25/2019 - ‘Lombardi’ gives Packers fans a chance to get to know ‘the most imperfect perfect man’

“In a city where Vince Lombardi looms larger than even the 14-foot statue outside Lambeau Field, it’s hard to believe the play that bears his name has never been tackled on a Green Bay stage,” writes Kendra Meinert, for the Green Bay Press-Gazette. “Since Eric Simonson’s “Lombardi” opened on Broadway in 2010, the story of the […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 25, 2019 at 2:56pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

02/25/2019 - Join DI’s Interactive Expo (for free)

UW-Green Bay is hosting the Destination Imagination Wisconsin State Tournament on Saturday, April 13, 2019. As part of the tournament, an Interactive Expo will be held in the Dick Bennett Gym in the Kress Events Center. There is no fee to have a table/both at this event. This is a great opportunity for any UW-Green […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 25, 2019 at 2:19pm in News by Sue Bodilly