Category: Close-ups

Phuture Phoenix Day


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 […]

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

Mnozil Brass Master Class

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’


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


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

Chris Matthews with Students

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 […]

‘After Thoughts’ participants cheer Boswell’s presentation

Caroline Boswell's After Thoughts

Cheers to Caroline Boswell and her After Thoughts presentation, Tuesday, March 1. Boswell, a University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Associate Prof. (History) educated and entertained with her presentation, “Ye Olde Pub: A Social and Cultural History of England’s Early Drinking Houses” on Tuesday, as part of the University’s After Thoughts series. Boswell’s presentation dove into the […]

Lambeau Lectures a well-scripted play for UW-Green Bay


About 500 faculty, staff, students, alumni, community members and prospective students and families joined UWGB and the Green Bay Packers for a “TED Talks”-type event at Lambeau Field, Thursday evening, March 3. The event was titled “Lambeau Lectures: An Evening with UW-Green Bay and the Green Bay Packers.” UW-Green Bay Professors Lucy Arendt, Ryan Martin […]

Photo Gallery: Big Green Bay victory


The Green Bay men’s basketball team edged the UW-Milwaukee Panthers, 70-68, in a key Horizon League match-up at the Resch Center, Monday night (Feb. 15). University photographer Dan Moore has images, mostly fan reaction from Monday, to get you fired up for Saturday’s 1 p.m. game against Youngstown State. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view […]

Finding #uwgblove


It’s easy to find love at UWGB. Led by social media coordinator Jena Richter, a handful of campus personnel left surprise post-it notes with inspirational messages, baked treats and gave them away (no strings attached), decorated a hallway, created a video, and designed special #uwgblove valentines, all in the name of #uwgblove. Organizers are hoping […]