Category: News

Reminder: University Business meeting is Friday, Jan. 26

On Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, Chancellor Gary L. Miller will host UW-Green Bay’s Annual Business Meeting. The Chancellor, along with Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Greg Davis and Vice Chancellor for Business and Finance Sheryl Van Gruensven will provide an update on the state of the University. Two sessions will be held: at […]

Meagan Strehlow and student Emmalee Wilson testify about College Credit in High School

UW-Green Bay freshman Emmalee Wilson and UW-Green Bay’s Coordinator of College Credit in High School and Education Outreach, Meagan Strehlow, testified in front of Rep. Dave Murphy’s, Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities on AB 805, Jan. 18, 2018. It provides new ways to utilize the Early College Credit Program. They then met with Wilson’s […]

Consider donating items to help stock the new Career Closet

UW-Green Bay Career Services is asking the UW-Green Bay community’s help in launching the new service for students this semester — the Career Closet. The Career Closet will provide current students with professional attire so they can make a positive first impression when they are interviewing, networking or attending job fairs. Appropriate attire is essential, however, […]

Green Bay women get ‘ridiculous’ win

We love the lead of today’s Green Bay Press-Gazette story about the Green Bay women’s basketball win Thursday night. “The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay women entered Thursday with the stingiest defense in the nation. But this was ridiculous.” Green Bay beat Detroit 85-27 at Calihan Hall, holding the Titans to the second-fewest points in the […]

Congratulations to UW-Green Bay’s Future 15!

Future 15 Trio

They are the future. Out of the thousands of young professionals in the Greater Green Bay area, hundreds are nominated and 15 are highlighted to represent their peers. They are selected because they have the potential to lead their communities, their places of work, their families. They are Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce’s Current […]

Wisconsin to Invest $20 Million in Education and Workforce Training

Governor Scott Walker Visit

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker made a stop at UW-Green Bay on  January 17, 2018 to announce a new economic development initiative to improve educational and training opportunities for the state’s current and future workforce. The Wisconsin Career Creator program will provide $20 million to fund dual enrollment, scholarships for employees learning new skills and job training resources. […]

Congratulations to faculty members on 2018-19 sabbaticals

Sabbatical proposals have been approved by the Board of Regents. Sabbaticals are covered in Wisconsin State Statute (Wis. Stat. 36.11(17)), in UW System Policy (UW System Administrative Policy 160) and in the Faculty Handbook (pp. 128-9). Congratulations to the following faculty members who are receiving sabbaticals in 2018-19: Associate Prof. Francis Akakpo, Social Work, semester […]

UW-Green Bay Tribeta Honor Society raises funds for pediatric patients

Tribeta Honor Society raised money from various fundraisers throughout the semester (brat stand and hot chocolate sales) and then used those funds ($300) to buy gifts for the pediatric patients at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Green Bay. “Every semester, Tribeta participates in various fundraising events within the Green Bay community,” said Emanuel Hernandez, a Tribeta Honor […]

One of UW-Green Bay’s earliest graduates, Tim Mangless, passes away

Timothy Anthony Mangless, ’71 (Urban Analysis)  passed away recently. He was a member of one of the University’s first graduating classes. A memorial service in celebration of Tim’s life will be held at Green Bay Community Church at 600 Cardinal Ln, Green Bay, WI 54313 on Sunday, January 21 at 3 p.m. with his daughter, […]