Category: Alumni Rising

UW-Green Bay prepared Emmy-winning grad for latest New York role

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You likely won’t recognize her, despite her work in many high-profile movies, music videos, television shows and commercials, but careful viewers might recognize the personal touch University of Wisconsin-Green Bay alumna Jeanelle Marie ’02 (Art) imparts to them all. In fact, Jeanelle Marie’s work as the production designer on the television series A Crime to […]

Alumni Erdman, Prestby, Brinker, work on ‘snowy’ data collection

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Look for birds and you may find Tom Erdman ’86 (Population Dynamics) and many of his proteges. The recently retired Richter Museum curator was working with a team to safely trap and secure snowy owls to be examined, fitted with a transmitter and released. The work is part of Project SNOWstorm. Research started in late 2013 […]

UW-Green Bay alumnus Mark Fralick returns to launch his new software

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UW-Green Bay distinguished alumnus Mark Fralick ’82 (Business Administration with a dual emphasis in Communication and Computer Science) recently chose his alma mater as the location for his newest product launch. His business ventures and software have revolutionized distribution and warehouse management. In the video, Fralick explains his reason for launching the product at UW-Green […]

Evening in photos: Alumni Awards and Recognition

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In an emotional, honoring evening, amidst a full house on the Weidner Center stage, six UW-Green Bay alumni were recognized for their outstanding achievement at the Alumni Awards and Recognition Dinner, Oct. 5, 2017. Those honored for distinguished achievements were Stacey Nellen-Kolze ’98 (Technical Theatre), owner of Nell’s Wigs and Boutique; Marty (Martha) Stanley ’77 […]

Alumni put best club forward in annual golf outing, raise $24,000 for scholarships

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Congratulations to the UW-Green Bay Alumni Association on yet another successful Scholarship Golf Outing. The 37th annual raised nearly $24,000 designated for scholarships. You can already save the date for next year’s outing — Friday, June 8. Although it’s never about the winning (everybody who dedicates a day to play is a winner) we have […]

Sauerhammer’s remarkable journey featured

“Don’t let her humble demeanor fool you.” That is how a feature story on UW-Green Bay graduate Tina Sauerhammer begins. The University’s youngest-ever graduate, eventual Miss Wisconsin and now a surgeon with Prevea Health in the Green Bay community, Sauerhammer discusses her journey, which includes championing organ donation and mentoring girls and young women.

Badalamenti gives colorful Commencement address, uses Rubik’s Cube to make his point

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Vincenzo (Vince) Badalamenti, a psychology major, was chosen to speak on behalf of his graduating class in UW-Green Bay’s December 2016 Commencement ceremony. Using a six-sided Rubik’s Cube to demonstrate his main point — that graduates have been influenced by six different spheres including parents, family members, friends, co-workers, educators, and even random people — and […]