Campus Cupboard could use your donations

Please consider picking up one or a few of the needed items below to provide for students through the Campus Cupboard. Donations may be dropped off at marked boxes located in Student Life, Dean of Students office in the University Union, seventh floor of Cofrin Library, Disability Services, Health and Counseling, third floor Mary Ann Cofrin Hall Suite C, GBOSS and Career Services. If you would like to make a donation to the Campus Cupboard Fund, please visit the online donation page to do so. Make sure to select Campus Cupboard from the drop down menu. You can also drop off a check to the Advancement Office, located in CL805.

Food items in need:

  • Hot and cold cereal
  • Canned tuna and chicken
  • Pastas
  • Spaghetti sauce
  • Canned meals/soups (vegetarian and meat)
  • Rice and brown beans
  • Pancake mix and syrup (including sugar-free)
  • Jams/jellies
  • Peanut butter
  • Canned low syrup fruits

 Hygiene items in need:

  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Dish soap
  • Laundry soap

‘State of UW-Green Bay is strong’ say leaders at annual business meeting

It was excellent news that UW-Green Bay leaders shared in the annual Business Meeting on the Green Bay campus (and streamed for branch campus personnel), Monday, Feb. 4. The University has shown enrollment growth for four consecutive years, with a tremendous jump in graduate program enrollment. Support from community partners and gifts from private donors demonstrate the priority that the local community is placing on its public university. Didn’t get a chance to attend? See the video or scroll through the presentation, below.

 Business Meeting Agenda

2019 All Campus Business Meeting Presentation
Presentation Slides (pdf)
  • Welcome and State of the University
    Chancellor Gary L. Miller
  • New Programs and Enrollment Update
    Provost Greg Davis
  • University Budget and Financial Update
    Vice Chancellor for Business and Finance Sheryl Van Gruensven
  • Foundation Update
    Vice Chancellor for University Advancement Tony Werner
  • Question and Answer Session
    Chancellor Gary L. Miller

Human Resources at Marinette Campus on Monday, Feb. 18

Human Resources has rescheduled the visit to UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus to Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 in Room M-136. Kimberly Sipiorski, payroll & benefits supervisor, will be on the Marinette Campus to answer any questions. Please use Qualtrics to schedule an individual meeting time or stop by Room M-136 from 11 a.m. to noon or from 2:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. for any general questions.

Deadline for Sustainability Teaching Development Grant Call for Nominations is Friday, Feb. 15

The deadline for the Sustainability Teaching Development Grant Call for Nominations is Friday, Feb. 15, 2019. The Sustainability Teaching Development Grant provides monetary support for professional development activities or projects that lead to the infusion of sustainability into any aspect of teaching, including classes, labs, field work and/or undergraduate independent research/study. The Sustainability Committee sponsors this grant. Please contact Georjeanna Wilson-Doenges with any questions (wilsong@uwgb.edu). Learn more.

Tim Hawkins coming to Weidner Center on Saturday, Feb. 16

Tim Hawkins will be bringing his comedy show to the Weidner Center on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 at 7 p.m. Since giving up his job as a grocery truck driver in 2002, Tim Hawkins has been establishing himself as one of the most in-demand comedians in the country. This comedy show entertains the entire family while doubling down on the funny. Learn more.

‘The Rainbow Fish’ is at the Weidner Center, Sunday, Feb. 17

“The Rainbow Fish,” a new adaptation of Marcus Pfister’s award-winning books about the beautiful fish who learned to share his most prized possession, will be performed at the Weidner Center on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019 at 2 p.m. The Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia’s striking puppetry production includes two delightful companion stories, “Rainbow Fish Discovers the Deep Sea” and “Opposites.” Learn more.

Students enjoy Homecoming pregame

Heck of a Homecoming!

Homecoming 2019 was shortened because of weather, but still turned out to be a heck of a lot of fun, with contests, competitions, raffles, Krash the Kress, and of course, two victories over UW-Milwaukee by the Green Bay men’s and women’s basketball teams. Thanks for your spirited contributions!

Click to advance slideshow or view the album on Flickr.
Homecoming 2019
– Photos by Liesl Sigourney, Donna Mleziva and Dan Moore, Marketing and University Communication

Congratulations, Homecoming Winners

Logan Poeschel
Logan Poeschel
Olivia Heilman
Olivia Heilman
Cassie Andraschko
Cassie Andraschko

Here is a list of winners for some of the contest, drawings and raffles:

  • Tuition Drawing: Garriet Kanis
  • TV: Olivia Heilman
  • Wireless speaker: Cassie Andraschko
  • Packers items: Logan Poeschel
  • Book scholarship winners:
    • Abigail Lavin
    • Alex Munson
    • Cody Kleinschmidt
  • Pick Your Trip Raffle: Aaron Schuette ‘96

My Phoenix Story: Senior Johnny Gomez

UW-Green Bay senior Johnny Gomez (Business Administration) discusses why he chose UW-Green Bay, and how the school and all it has to offer has helped him develop into a person who is ready to take on the professional world post-graduation.

Video by Marketing and University Communication intern Quinn Duffy ’20 Communication