The Book and Author Festival that welcomed a puppeteering Margaret Atwood will reveal ten of its 2020 Festival headliners on Dec. 18, 2019 at Lion’s Mouth Bookstore, 401 N Washington St Ste 107, Green Bay, WI 54301. The announcement is expected to include bestselling novelists, award-winning slam poets, a beloved children’s series author, an NPR […]
The 47th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition at the Lawton Gallery runs through Dec. 12, 2019. This exhibition features artwork submitted by UW-Green Bay enrolled students and is juried by Professor Emeritus Carol Emmons. For the 47th year, the Lawton Gallery is showcasing the talented art and design students of UW-Green Bay and will provide […]
Reminder, UW-Green Bay Music presents Chamber Ensembles, Dec. 3; Concert Choir and University Singers, Dec. 4 and Wind Ensemble/Orchestra & Symphonic Band, Dec. 6. Don’t miss these end-of-semester performances! See more.
Year 14 for Northeastern Wisconsin Dance Organizations’ “Green Bay Nutcracker Ballet” is the same as but as different as the previous 13. Same: Music (Peter Illych Tchaikovsky), place (Meyer Theatre), artistic director (Timothy Josephs), set (Jeffrey Paul Entwistle), Sugar Plum Fairy (Randi Osetek) and styles of colorful costuming, among other elements. Different: Roles performed by […]
WiSys’ Innovation and Aging Competition held a Reverse Pitch Forum on Wednesday, Nov. 20 to kickstart the Innovation and Aging student idea competition. The event served as a springboard for interested student groups. The forum included brief “pitches” from organizations, community members and interested students about specific problems and challenges associated with aging. Audience members then […]
Ask employers their biggest worry and the usual answer is “finding enough talent.” Ask the same question to college students near graduation and “finding a job” is their reply. The University of Wisconsin System and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. hope to solve both concerns with the Talent Generator, a new online tool designed to […]
UW-Green Bay Prof. Rebecca Meacham (English, Humanities and Women’s and Gender Studies) was nominated by the literary journal Gigantic Sequins for the Pushcart Prize for her short nonfiction piece “Feather Rousing.” Meacham was selected as one of five pieces by the journal to be nominated for this award. The piece was written in residence at Write On, […]
UW-Green Bay Jazz is hosting its first-ever Alumni Dinner Party! The party will be on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2019 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Blue Opus on 1390 Bellevue Street in Green Bay. Come hang out with old friends and help pregame the 50th Jazz Fest celebrations! There will be live music and […]
Associate Prof. Jessica Van Slooten (English, Writing and Applied Arts and Women’s and Gender Studies) writes a valuable guide for CAHSS and Effect on how to make the most of the current holiday season through viewing Hallmark holiday movies.
UW-Green Bay Prof. Harvey Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) was recently featured on The Young Turk’s Network, an online news and talk show. His segment revolves around topics from his new book, “Take Hold of our History: Make America Radical Again.” See the video.