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Posts related to the College of Health, Education and Social Welfare

Academic Recognition Night with the Phoenix is Feb. 14

Excellence in academics is at the core of what we do as a university, and that will be emphasizing that commitment at the men’s basketball game on Thursday, Feb.14, 2019 at the Resch Center. We will be recognizing the many student-athletes who have earned a GPA of 3.5 or better in the spring or fall […]

MLK Jr. Celebration is Saturday Jan. 19, 2019

As it has for years, UW-Green Bay is set to play a fundamental role in Saturday’s (Jan. 19, 2019) Brown County Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College. The University is a major sponsor for this awesome annual event, which runs from 10:30 a.m. to noon at NWTC’s Student Center. […]

Reminder: Students invited to register for the Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition

Students are invited to register to compete in the 2019 Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition that will be held on Friday, Mar. 1, 2019. Kickoff meetings will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019. Students participating in the competition will have the chance to think creativity in order to solve real-world problems, with teams […]

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 […]

Top 18 Moments of 2018

It has been a significant year for UW-Green Bay. Take a look back at the 18 standout moments of 2018! New Bachelor’s and Masters programs In 2018, UW-Green Bay’s academic offerings grew to meet local and national workforce demands. New degrees approved and/or implemented in 2018 include a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Bachelor […]

Summer Research Scholar Program proposals are due by 11:59 p.m. on January 15

The UW-Green Bay Research Council is currently accepting proposals for the 2019 Summer Research Scholar Program. Faculty having applied for the Summer Research Scholar Program in the past will want to note that this program has undergone significant changes in recent years. The Summer Research Scholar Program is designed to provide stipend support during the […]

Entries accepted through Jan. 31 for Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest

The 16th annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest is accepting entries online for the 2019 competition until 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019. The contest is designed to encourage entrepreneurs in the startup stage of tech-based businesses in Wisconsin. The contest links up-and-coming entrepreneurs with a statewide network of community resources, expert advice and mentoring, […]

Nature’s way: Partnership allows kindergartners to experience growth in 600-acre setting

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Getting back to nature has taken on a whole new meaning for several University of Wisconsin-Green Bay pre-service teachers. Not only are Naomi Khang, Taylor Pomplun, Michiela Schwoerer and Delaney Splittgerber, who are enrolled in the two-credit course Environmental Education in K12 Schools, experiencing Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary for themselves, but also through the eyes […]