Madison Bjorkman, 18, will graduate first in her class at Niagara High School and is heading to UW-Green Bay with hopes of one day becoming a band director. See more in the The Daily News.
“It only lasted a few minutes,” Warren Gerds writes. “The dance. A surge of motion. Glimpses of color and fabric and lighting. A flourish of music. A flowing, live image. And gone.”
In an event announcing a new season for the Weidner Center, UW-Green Bay student Azure Hall performed to highlight a Russia ballet in the upcoming season. “It happened that the solo dance conjured an image of a famous painting and led to this column,” the critic at large, writes.
See more from Gerds column about the dance, called “ONCE,” created for Hall by local choreographer, Timothy Josephs.
The Kress Events Center serves as a wonderful venue for commencement and area schools are taking full advantage. Here’s a schedule:
June 2, 2019
Green Bay East, Noon
Green Bay Southwest, 3:30 p.m.
Green Bay West, 7 p.m.
June 3, 2019
De Pere, 7 p.m.
Update: Downtown Green Bay has postponed (Phoenix) Friday on the Fox today (July 19, 2019) due to excessive heat and severe weather forecasts). Big Mouth and the Power Tool Horns performance is rescheduled for July 26, 2019, 7 to 9:30 p.m.
Previous post: As part of Associated Bank and BayCare Clinic’s Fridays on the Fox series, UW-Green Bay is inviting all students, alumni, fans and supporters to attend Phoenix Friday on the Fox on Friday, July 19 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. This fun night celebrating the partnership between UW-Green Bay and the City of Green Bay include a socializing, games and activities for kids and adults, live music from the band Big Mouth and the Power Tool Horns (features five UW-Green Bay alumni), an appearance by Phlash the Phoenix and much more! UW-Green Bay will draw for fantastic prizes, so don’t miss out!
A message from the UW Credit Union… “Thank you for working on behalf of students at the campuses we serve. When you bank with the UW Credit Union, you will enjoy the convenience of our campus-area branch, along with helpful and secure technology that lets you manage your account on-the-go. You can always count on personal, expert service whenever you need us. Plus, the UW Credit Union will give you $50* when you open your checking account by June 20, 2019. Simply use our referral code SPRING50 by presenting it when you open an account at our branch or copy and paste it if applying online. We’re open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Branch manager Wayne Resch and senior financial specialist Jill Norder, both UW-Green Bay alumni, are ready to welcome you! Learn more.”
Luxemburg-Casco High School sent out a commencement-related news release this week, which stated that UW-Green Bay is the top choice for 2019 graduates to pursue higher education. Seventeen of the class of 143 have chosen UW-Green Bay. We are glad to have them! Go Spartans and Go Phoenix!
Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs (MESA) office is taking event submissions for Fall 2019 Human Mosaic. The Human Mosaic is intended to collect and publicize UW-Green Bay programs that relate to diversity. Submissions are welcome from all four campuses. The Human Mosaic is traditionally distributed to UW-Green Bay students, staff, and faculty at the beginning of the semester. Please complete an online submission for each event. The deadline submission date is Tuesday, July 9 at 4:30 p.m. If you have any questions please contact Bao Sengkhammee at 920-465-2022 or email email@example.com.