Tag: Advancement

Remembering James Kress

Chancellor Gary L. Miller took part in an interview about James Kress, the longtime leader of Green Bay Packaging and a friend to many, many people and organizations, including UW-Green Bay. The Green Bay Press-Gazette’s Jeff Bollier wrote a thorough tribute. “In 2004, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay began fundraising to upgrade the Phoenix Sports […]

UW-Green Bay grateful for generous gift by Ronald and Pauline Heim to provide students with scholarships

Green Bay, Wis. — As announced on April 23, 2019, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Foundation received notice of a sizeable gift from The Ronald C. and Pauline P. Heim Charitable Fund: A fund of the Greater Green Bay Community Foundation. As stated in the press release, “The …gift was established by the estate of […]

Give BIG Green Bay, online or through text until noon today!

Thank you to those who have donated to some of Green Bay’s coolest causes including the Cofrin Arboretum. Giving is open until noon, today. Serving as an outdoor classroom and a recreational trail, the arboretum also greatly enhances the beauty of UW-Green Bay. Donations through the Give BIG Green Bay campaign, Feb. 20-21 (noon to […]

Need we remind you? Give BIG Green Bay

What a great opportunity for UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin Memorial Arboretum to receive some upgrades. Serving as an outdoor classroom and a recreational trail, the arboretum also greatly enhances the beauty of UW-Green Bay. Donations through the Give BIG Green Bay campaign, Feb. 20-21 (noon to noon), will be matched, in part, by the Green Bay […]

Be part of something BIG

There are two reasons to Give BIG next week. UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin Arboretum and UntitledTown — the literary festival close to the hearts of many UW-Green Bay faculty, staff, students and alumni — are each one of the named beneficiaries of next week’s Give BIG Green Bay campaign. Mark your calendars for February 20-21, 2019 […]

All Campus Business Meeting is Feb. 4, 2019

An All Campus Business Meeting is scheduled for Monday, Feb. 4. Faculty and staff from all campuses are strongly encouraged to attend one of two sessions, from 2 to 3 p.m. or from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the University Union, Christie Theatre, Green Bay Campus. Livestream will be available. The agenda: Welcome and State […]

New scholarship to UW-Green Bay is for students from Oconto, Marinette counties

High school students in Marinette or Oconto County who plan to attend UW-Green Bay have a new scholarship opportunity. The Virgil and Lorraine (Panske) Thomson Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established by family members of Virgil and Lorraine (Panske) Thomson. Donors of the endowment said the Thomsons “provided loving support to members of the Coleman community […]

Call for Applications and Co-Director: Wisconsin Teaching Fellows and Scholars Program

The UW System is seeking applications for a co-director of the Wisconsin Teaching Fellows & Scholars (WTFS) Program for a two-year term beginning April 2019 through June 2021. Applications are due Monday, Oct. 29, 2018. Learn more. Applications for the 2019-20 Wisconsin Teaching Fellows and Scholars (WTFS) Program are due Monday, Nov. 5, 2018. The program […]