Chancellor Thomas K. Harden will preside at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 2012 spring commencement ceremony at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, May 12, in the Kress Events Center on campus. More than 900 University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students are eligible to participate in the spring commencement ceremony, including an all-time high number of undergraduate degree candidates.
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has made public the names of students receiving academic honors for the fall semester. Students who earn a 4.0 gradepoint average, which represents all “A” grades, receive highest honors. High honors go to those earning 3.99 to 3.75 gradepoint averages. Honors are given to students earning 3.74 to 3.50 gradepoint averages. Students are listed by the county claimed as place of permanent residence. All were full-time students in the fall term, earning 12 or more credits of graded coursework.
UW-Green Bay’s Natural and Applied Sciences seminar series continued Friday, Oct. 28 with a presentation from NAS Associate Prof. John Katers. About 50 students, faculty and staff members attended Katers’ hour-long talk, titled “Life Cycle Inventory for Wood Pellet Manufacturing in Wisconsin,” in Environmental Sciences 328. Refreshments were served during a social that precedent the event.