Category: Featured Stories

Phuture Phoenix Day

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On Friday, April 22, more than 350 Edison Middle school eighth graders took part part in UW-Green Bay’s popular Phuture Phoenix program, a coordinated effort to inspire academic success and alert children to educational opportunities that are available to them. On Tuesday, April 26 first-and third-grade students from Tigerton were on campus for a Weidner […]

Diboll, Eco U retirees, gather for Earth Caretaker Award Ceremony

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UW-Green Bay’s Environmental Management and Business Institute (EMBI) held a reception honoring UW-Green Bay’s seventh Earth Caretaker Award recipient, Neil Diboll ’78 on April 21, 2016. It was just one part of a special evening in which a number of founding faculty members for UW-Green Bay’s environmental science programs returned to celebrate the 50th Anniversary […]

Mnozil Brass ‘master’ leads session with UW-Green Bay musicians

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Not only were members of Mnozil Brass a hit with the  Weidner Center audience April 12 when in Green Bay for a national tour, but UWGB music students were enthralled, as well, when ensemble member Roman Rindberger (trumpet) presented a master class. UWGB faculty Kevin Collins and Adam Gaines, UWGB music students, and a few […]

UW-Green Bay at Posters in the Rotunda 2016

2016 Posters in the Rotunda

Congratulations to the nine UWGB students nominated to discuss their research to State legislators and UW System and institutional leaders at the 13th annual “Posters in the Rotunda,” in Madison on Wednesday, April 13. The annual research symposium brings students and faculty from UW System campuses to Madison to share their research findings on a […]

After Thoughts: Sarah Meredith Livingston with guest Jiebing Chen present ‘Women Who Dare’

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Sarah Meredith Livingston and Jiebing Chen are women who dare. Like many artists and musicians they bash through barriers and tell themselves, “yes” when others say, “It can’t be done.” Meredith Livingston, a mezzosoprano and professor of music at UW-Green Bay was the presenter at UWGB’s After Thoughts series, Tuesday, April 5 at the Weidner […]

Sanders tells UW-Green Bay crowd to stay energetic and engaged

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During an hour-long speech in front of more than 2,000 people at the Kress Events Center on the UW-Green Bay campus Friday night (April 1, 2016), U.S. Senator and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders told his supporters to stay energetic and engaged. See the photos from the event.  Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view […]

Students meet with MSNBC’s Chris Matthews

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MSNBC “Hard Ball” host Chris Matthews shared his thoughts on American politics, the 2016 Presidential Election, journalism and his on-campus interview with Donald Trump after today’s (Wednesday, March 30, 2016) Town Hall meeting at the University. UWGB Communications Chair Phil Clampitt, Lecturer Shauna Froelich and some of their students were in attendance for the Q&A […]

Campus Cupboard, a hidden treasure

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Tucked away in a corner near the Phoenix Club in UW-Green Bay’s University Union is an often-overlooked room filled with non-perishable items that are free for UWGB students and community members in need. What is this hidden treasure? It’s known as the Campus Cupboard. Originally sponsored through UWGB’s Pride Center, Campus Cupboard is a student […]

Green Bay’s double OT in Horizon Championship semi-final made for great photo action

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Phoenix fans were on the edge of their seats in the Kress Events Center when the Green Bay women finally overcame Northern Kentucky for a double-overtime victory in the semi-final of the Horizon League tournament. After trailing by as many as 16 points in the first half— its largest deficit this season — the top-seeded […]

Green Bay men react to NCAA Tournament Selection

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Head coach Linc Darner and the Green Bay men’s basketball and Phoenix fans gathered Sunday night (Mar. 13) at the Kress Events Center for a Horizon League Championship Celebration and an NCAA Selection Show Watch Party. The Phoenix were introduced to the crowd before watching the Selection Show live on CBS where Green Bay learned […]