Category: Media Coverage

UW-Green Bay leads wild rice planting effort in Bay restoration effort

The Green Bay Press-Gazette featured a story about area conservation professionals and volunteers taking to the water this week to seed wild rice across 19 acres of the bay of Green Bay. The seeding is part of a week-long restoration project that will distribute nearly 2,000 pounds of wild rice across 38 acres of lower Green […]

Cross explains proposal to restructure UW (Eagle Herald)

The (Marinette) Eagle Herald published an extensive story about the UW restructure. “It is potentially the most significant reorganization we’ve considered since 1971, the year of the merger that created this great system,” Cross told the Board of Regents Thursday in his proposal. “Just as it was back then, our primary concern is ensuring that […]

Regents approve UW realignment

On Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017 plans to realign UW two-year schools and four-year campuses were given the green light. UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller said that the proposal “regionalizes assets around these students and gives us an opportunity to leverage each other’s strengths to offer more opportunities for students.” WTAQ has the story.

WTMJ interview UWGB alumnus on opiate overdoses

Paul Krupski, a Brown Deer native and UW-Green Bay graduate (Social Change and Development), is the new Director of Opiate Initiatives. In his first TV interview, he talked with Milwaukee’s WTMJ about the wake of record numbers of opiate overdoses. He previously worked in the Department of Health Services Division of Care and Services as […]

gener8tor partnership with Microsoft is a newsmaker

Announced this week (Nov. 8, 2017), gBETA, a free version of gener8tor’s nationally ranked accelerator program will partner with Microsoft in Northeast Wisconsin. The announcement made headlines around the state. The coalition includes UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin School of Business. Interested? Read more. gener8tor Announces Partnership with Microsoft,, Nov. 8 Microsoft is leading sponsor for […]