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It’s on! Window decorating for Homecoming 2019 promises pizza for winners

Chancellor's office window decorated for homecoming 2018

Pizza! Pizza! The Student Homecoming Committee is holding an office and/or window decorating contest to show off our school spirit during Homecoming Week. The winning office will receive a pizza party and will be announced at the Homecoming Pep Rally on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 at noon. To participate, simply decorate your office and/or window(s). The Homecoming slogan […]

UW-Green Bay grad lends organizational expertise to Downtown Green Bay, Inc.

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Jessica Danen combines her academic focus with passion for not-for-profit sector When Jessica Danen ’18, (Public Administration) wanted to do her senior honors project, she found an opportunity to apply her studies in Public Administration and non-profit management to the needs of the organization for which she interned — Downtown Green Bay, Inc. “I was exposed […]

Alumnus Glen Tilot wins prestigious award

Nominated by UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Joan Groessl (Social Work) and the UW-Green Bay Social Work program, alumnus Glen Tilot (Social Work) ’81 received the National Association of Social Work-Wisconsin Chapter 2018 Distinguished Social Worker Award. “I was able to bring a guest and was excited to bring Richard Jansen the UWGB Social Work instructor whose […]

Distinguished alumnus, Doug Wirth receives prestigious award

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One of UW-Green Bay’s most recent Distinguished Alumni Award winners, Douglas Wirth ’89 (Social Work) was recognized as one of the most responsible business leaders in New York City. Wirth, President and CEO of Amida Care, New York’s largest Medicaid Special Needs Health Plan (SNP), was recognized with a Responsible 100 award on December 18 at Sony […]

Let’s get ready for Homecoming! Register for Krash the Kress

Music, art, basketball tailgate, office decorating and more. It’s time to look ahead to Homecoming 2019! The Alumni Office and other campus partners hope to make this an event that you can get excited about. First of all, register by Friday, Jan. 25, 2019 for Krash the Kress.  Krash the Kress (KTK) is on Friday, […]

Your full Homecoming 2019 schedule

Wednesday, January 30 Noon: Homecoming Pep Rally, Outside of Phoenix Room C, University Union 4:30 p.m.: UW-Green Bay Alumni Employees Social, Alumni Room 7:15 p.m.: Men’s Basketball: Marinette Buccaneers vs. Manitowoc Blue Devils at UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Thursday, January 31 1:30 p.m.: Comm, Cool Collected: COMM Week Preview Event, Phoenix Rooms BC 5 p.m.: Phoenix […]

Top 10 UW-Green Bay news stories of 2018

Thank you to our readers for another great year. UW-Green Bay news editors are grateful to the UW-Green Bay community for reading and sharing UW-Green Bay news. Take a look back at top headlines of 2018 (based on web analytics). 1. Commencement Speaker Xiong tells graduates, ‘Create your own paj ntaub story’ Tears of pride and joy, […]

UW-Green Bay alumna honored as Outstanding Employee at University of Oregon

Betsy (Bostwick) Tanenbaum ’05 (Theatre) has been honored as one of the recipients for the University of Oregon’s 2018 Outstanding Employee Awards. Acting as the alumni network manager and recruiter for the Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact, Tanenbaum has made her mark through building a sense of community with the launch of the school’s Alumni Network for the master’s industrial […]