UW-Green Bay to host College Draft Day at Lambeau Field, Friday, April 26

Fun-paced, college-preparation event is at Lambeau Field Atrium and features Mason Crosby

Green Bay, Wis. — High school juniors from the Green Bay area will be participating in an interactive college learning event, “College Draft Day: Powered by UW-Green Bay,” at Lambeau Field on Friday, April 26, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The afternoon features a chance to interact with Green Bay Packers kicker, Mason Crosby.

Attending schools: Green Bay East, Green Bay West, Green Bay Southwest, Green Bay Preble and Green Bay John Dewey, as well as De Pere, Marinette, NEW Lutheran, Bonduel and Denmark High School.

College Draft Day provides a fun, fast-paced experience that keeps participants active and engaged. Students will leave this event with detailed information on the application process, financial aid/scholarships, two- and four-year options for starting college and campus life, including student organizations, activities, intramurals and housing/dining.

Schedule:

8:15 to 9 a.m. – Student Arrival/Registration
9 to 9:10 a.m. – Meeting and Welcome
9:15 to 10:45 a.m. – Booths and Drills (breakout groups)
10:45 to 10:55 a.m. – Halftime with Student Coaches
10:55 a.m. to 12:25 p.m. – Booths and Drills (breakout groups)
12:30 to 12:40 p.m. – Featured Speaker Mason Crosby (Green Bay Packers) and Lunch
12:45 to 1:30 p.m. – Signing and Photos with Mason Crosby
1:30 p.m. – Student Departure

About the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is a comprehensive public institution offering undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs to more than 8,000 students with campus locations in Green Bay, Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan. Established in 1965 on the border of Green Bay, the University and its campuses are centers of cultural enrichment, innovation and learning. The Green Bay campus is home to one of the Midwest’s most prolific performing arts centers, a nationally recognized 4,000-seat student recreation center, Division I athletics, an award-winning nine-hole golf course and a five-mile recreational trail and arboretum, which is free and open to the public. This four-campus University transforms lives and communities through student-focused teaching and research, innovative learning opportunities, powerful connections and a problem-solving approach to education. UW-Green Bay’s main campus is centrally located, close to both the Door County resort area and the dynamic economies of Northeast Wisconsin, the Fox Valley region and the I-43 corridor. UW-Green Bay offers in-demand programs in science, engineering and technology; business; health, education and social welfare; and arts, humanities and social sciences. For more information, visit www.uwgb.edu.

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