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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Campus mourns passing of longtime staff member, Pam Bramschreiber

Members of the Green Bay Campus mourn the loss of Pam Bramschreiber who worked at UW-Green Bay for 30 years, retiring from Admissions in 2014. She passed away on Sunday, March 10, 2019. Visitation and a service will be Saturday, March 16 at Suamico United Methodist. According to the obituary, “Pam took much pride and joy in the work she did mentoring many students throughout the years. It was her hard work and determination that earned her the name ‘The Braminator.'” One could often find her outdoors reading on her lunch hour in the Cofrin Library circle or another sunny spot.

Visitation will be held Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Suamico United Methodist Church, 3266 Lakeview Drive, Suamico, from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., with service to follow at 11:30 a.m. Expressions of sympathy, memories and photos may be shared with Pam’s family on her tribute page at www.lyndahl.com. In lieu of flowers, a Memorial Fund has been established in Pam’s honor. See the full obituary.

Reminder: Sophomore Visit Day, Wednesday, Feb. 20

On Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, the Green Bay Campus is hosting a Sophomore Visit Day and is expecting more than 350 Wisconsin sophomores. These high school students, lead by current UW-Green Bay students, will visit portions of campus and will rotate among sessions allowing them to experience engaging sessions from faculty members and the fun of campus life. Please be sure to welcome the groups of students that you see around campus!

UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus to host Campus Preview Day on Wednesday, Mar. 6

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Marinette Campus will hold a Campus Preview Day on Wednesday, Mar. 6, 2019 from 9 a.m. to noon. Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend.

During the Campus Preview Day, prospective students will have the chance to meet with faculty, staff and current students, learn more about the campus through a campus tour, find out more the affordable tuition and the opportunities for financial aid, explore student life and attend a college class.

Please register for this opportunity to enjoy a full campus tour and a chance to meet current students. On-campus parking is available and the campus is barrier free. For any questions in regards to applying, classes, campus life, housing and much more, please contact the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Admissions Advisors by email at marinette@uwgb.edu or by phone at 920-465-2111.

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 nearly 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, 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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Helping Professions Open House is Friday, Feb. 15

On Friday afternoon (Feb. 15, 2019), the University is hosting the Helping Professions Open House, a collaborative program between five helping professions academic programs and admissions. Nursing, Social Work, Education, Psychology and Human Biology will be featured. More than 135 Green Bay Area Public School students and more than 75 prospective students and guests will be on campus to learn about a variety of helping professions majors. Please help welcome these students!

Open Forum Monday (Feb. 4) for Asst. Director of Admissions for Regional Recruitment

There will be one additional candidate joining the interviewing process for the Assistant Director of Admissions for Regional Recruitment next week. Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 from 11:15 p.m. to Noon in the University Union, Manistique Room. Gema Garcia will give a 15-minute presentation with the prompt: “Please role-play that you are talking to juniors at Green Bay East High School who are listening to a 15 minute presentation about UW-Green Bay.” After the presentation, there will be a session for questions and answers. Your insight and feedback on the candidates is appreciated, and there will be feedback sheets for you to return after the session. Copies of cover letters and resumes will be available at the session.

Reminder: Candidate forums continue Thursday for Asst. Director of Admissions

Three candidates will be on campus next week to interview for the Assistant Director of Admissions for Regional Recruitment. Part of their interview is to give a 15-minute presentation with the prompt: “Please role-play that you are talking to juniors at Green Bay East High School who are listening to a 15 minute presentation about UW-Green Bay.” It will be followed by a Q and A. Your insight and feedback on the candidates is appreciated. All interviews take place in the University Union:

Tuesday, Jan. 22 — 3:15 to 4 p.m., World Unity B, Major Cooper
Thursday, Jan. 24 — 10:45 to 11:30 a.m. Wequiock Room, Diana Delbecchi
Thursday, Jan. 24 — 2:45 to 3:30 in the University Union, Wequiock Room: Elizabeth Steffel

Copies of cover letters and resumes will be available at the session.

Candidate forums: Assistant Director of Admissions

Three candidates will be on campus next week to interview for the Assistant Director of Admissions for Regional Recruitment. Part of their interview is to give a 15-minute presentation with the prompt: “Please role-play that you are talking to juniors at Green Bay East High School who are listening to a 15 minute presentation about UW-Green Bay.” It will be followed by a Q and A. Your insight and feedback on the candidates is appreciated. All interviews take place in the University Union:

Tuesday, Jan. 22 — 3:15 to 4 p.m., World Unity B, Major Cooper
Thursday, Jan. 24 — 10:45 to 11:30 a.m. Wequiock Room, Diana Delbecchi
Thursday, Jan. 24 — 2:45 to 3:30 in the University Union, Wequiock Room: Elizabeth Steffel

Copies of cover letters and resumes will be available at the session.

 

Photos: Admissions appreciates its students with a holiday party

Despite the hectic pace of semester’s end, members of the campus community have taken time to show appreciation to colleagues and especially their student workers. The Admissions team is among them, with a party that included holiday sweaters, a white elephant gift exchange, a festive sock contest and a tree decoration competition. Thanks for sharing the fun!

2018 Admissions Tree Decorating Winners2018 Admissions Holiday Party Games2018 Admissions Festive Holiday Sock Models2018 GBOSS Staff2018 Admissions Holiday Party

UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus to host prospective college students for Campus Preview Day, Wednesday, Oct. 31

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Marinette Campus will hold a Campus Preview Day on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018 from 9 a.m. to Noon in the Theatre. Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend.

During the Campus Preview Day, prospective students will have the chance to meet with faculty, staff and current students, learn more about the campus through a campus tour, find out more the affordable tuition and the opportunities for financial aid, explore student life and attend a college class.

Please register for this opportunity to enjoy a full campus tour and a chance to meet current students. On-campus parking is available and the campus is barrier free. For any questions in regards to applying, classes, campus life, housing and much more, please contact the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Admissions Advisors by email at marinette@uwgb.edu or by phone at 920-465-2111. Questions can also be directed through an online form.

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 nearly 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, 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.About the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts.

 

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