UW-Green Bay Director of Student Life, Claudia Guzmán, has been recognized once again for her efforts to enhance the college experience for UW-Green Bay students. Guzmán has been in her role at UW-Green Bay for more than a year, and has a strong motivation to use her voice to advocate for the students and the community. Learn more about Guzmán from Fox Valley 365.
UW-Green Bay alumnus Brad Pfaff (Public Administration, Business Administration), Secretary-designee of the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, was featured in the Wisconsin State Farmer. Pfaff is looking forward to serving “the farmers of Wisconsin and the rural communities of the state.” Read more.
Associate Prof. Caroline Boswell (Humanities) and co-investigators are engaging in a multi-institutional study that researches the influences on instructors’ design, teaching and facilitation of culminating experiences for students often known as “capstone experiences.” To help them understand this better, please take this anonymous survey, consisting of mostly Likert scale closed-ended questions. This survey should take approximately 20 minutes. Your participation is completely voluntary but will be most appreciated by your colleagues at The College of Idaho, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, The University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, University of South Florida St. Petersburg and UW-Green Bay who are conducting this research. IRB approval at all five research sites has been secured.
Co-sponsored by the Cofrin School of Business student organizations, the Spring 2019 Speaker Series continues on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall (MAC) Room 210. The presentation will be “What Every College Student Should Know” by speaker Michelle Witbro, personal insurance sales executive at Johnson Financial Group.
Due to a scheduling conflict, “William Shatner Live on Stage” scheduled for Thursday, April 4, 2019 at the Weidner Center has been cancelled. There will be no make-up date. Refunds will be automatically issued at the point of purchase through Ticket Star. Credit card purchases will receive an automatic refund via the original tender. Buyers who purchased with cash or check must bring their tickets to the Ticket Star Office located at the Resch Center (1901 S Oneida St, Green Bay, WI 54304) to receive a refund. Tickets can also be mailed to Ticket Star at P.O. Box 10567, Green Bay, WI 54307.
The Faculty Senate Agenda for Wednesday, March 27, 2019 is now available.
Green Bay men’s basketball won against Florida International 68-98 in the second round of the Collegeinsider.com Tournament (CIT) and now is advancing to the CIT quarterfinals. UW-Green Bay will be hosting CSU Bakersfield at the Kress Events Center on Friday, March 29, 2019 at 6 p.m. Read more.
Counseling and Health RFP Listening Sessions with Q&A will be taking place on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 from 11 a.m. to noon in Phoenix Room A in UW-Green Bay’s University Union and on Monday, April 8, 2019 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Alumni Room (Room 103) located in the University Union. The sessions will be facilitated by Vice Chancellor Eric Arneson (Student Affairs and Campus Climate). These listening sessions serve as opportunities to share your thoughts on what the ideal Counseling and Health Center would look like as UW-Green Bay considers healthcare delivery options.
UW-Green Bay student Paul VanderKelen (Mechanical Engineering) has been named a 2019 scholarship recipient by the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association (WCMA). VanderKelen is a six-year employee of HART Design and Manufacturing Inc. in Green Bay, and will be working there after graduation in May 2020. Read more.
While the official Asian Heritage Month is May, UW-Green Bay will be kicking off celebrations in honor of Asian Heritage Month in April. The first event, “Crazy? Rich? Asian? Stereotypes of Asian People” will be taking place on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Alumni Room located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Come and learn about Asian stereotypes through the novels of Kevin Kwan. Participants should sign up in the MESA suite in University Union Room 112 in order to receive a free Kevin Kwan novel. All the events in honor of Asian Heritage Month can be viewed here.