Tag: Cofrin School of Business

Video: UW-Green Bay Spring 2019 Commencement highlights and senior reflections

“It was a dream.” Along with some scenes from Commencement, undergraduates Johnny Gomez (Business Administration) and Taylor Gulbrand (Psychology, Human Development), and Brianna Jenkins (Master’s in Nursing Leadership and Management in Health Systems), reflect on their time at UW-Green Bay, and the family and faculty who got them to degree completion.  Video by Dan Moore, […]

Prof. Murphy to conduct a training camp about employee motivation and performance management, May 22

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Dianne Murphy (Management), from the Austin E. Cofrin School of Business, will conduct a Training Camp about Employee Motivation and Performance Management for the Green Bay Packers Mentor-Protégé Program at Lambeau Field on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 from 8:30 to 10 a.m. More here.

Wow! 31 former Phuture Phoenix fifth-graders are now graduates

Phuture Phoenix Grads

Thirty one students who first came to campus from throughout Northeast Wisconsin as fifth graders will participate in Commencement on Saturday at the Kress Center. All of these students, hailing from all four colleges, participated in a Phuture Phoenix campus visit at least nine years ago. Please join Phuture Phoenix  in congratulating these students. You […]

Manitowoc County’s Big Dreamers compete to Light Up the Lakeshore

High school students from across Manitowoc County gathered at the UW–Green Bay Manitowoc Campus Theater on Tuesday, May 15, 2019, to compete in the 2019 Light Up the Lakeshore Student Business Idea Competition. Eight students of a total of fourteen entered presented their ideas for new businesses and services to a panel of business leaders, […]

Alumnus Craig Dickman ’82 receives Free Enterprise Award

Craig Dickman ’82 (Business Administration) is this year’s recipient of the Free Enterprise Award, presented by Rotary Club of Green Bay. To Dickman, the honor came as a surprise. Dickman refers to the other honorees as icons. “I’m a less traditional leader,” he adds. According to Miranda Bonde, the Rotary Club of Green Bay FEA […]

Entrepreneur in Residence featured in Biz Times

Aaron Kennedy is known nationwide for being the founder and CEO of Noodles & Company, and successfully leading Colorado with branding and marketing campaigns. Now the UW-Madison graduate is the Entrepreneur-in-Residence at UW-Green Bay. Kennedy’s enter the effort to help Green Bay attract more startups and scale-ups was announced late April. With an alliance including […]

Small Business Development Center grant

The Log is posting grants what were awarded in the last year… Congratulations to Tara Carr, Director of the Small Business Development Center, on being awarded $123,969 from the Small Business Administration for the project titled, “Wisconsin Small Business Development Center” last July. The Small Business Development Center is a program within the UW Division […]

It’s official: New UW-Green Bay Mission

The year-long UW-Green Bay remissioning process concluded Tuesday, May 15, 2019 with approval from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) — the last step needed to make the the 178-word statement official. In the past year, UW-Green Bay sought a substantive change to the select mission in order to adopt a mission that matches established programs […]

2019 Student Nominated Teaching Award winners

The Student Nominated Teacher Award is an effort of the Instructional Development Council and Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning that recognizes excellent teaching from a student perspective. This year, the committee changed the administration of the award to reflect the breadth and diversity of outstanding teaching that is taking place on this […]