Tag: Founders Association

Passing of Cliff Wall, early Founders Association president

He was a longtime supporter of the University and the fifth president (1983-84) of the UW-Green Bay Founders Association. Clifford Wall Jr. died Monday at age 92. Born in Goodman, he moved with his family to Green Bay in 1929 when his father started Cliff Wall Motor Sales. He attended East High School, graduated from […]

Giving back: Founders members meet student researchers

More than 100 supporters and friends of the University gathered for the Founders Association Spring Reception, where guests enjoyed a casual environment and a chance to meet with some of UW-Green Bay’s top student researchers. The student researchers were selected to showcase their work previously at the Posters in the Rotunda celebration at the state […]

Photo gallery: Founders Association gets update on ‘360°’ campaign

The University’s oldest philanthropic and advocacy group, The Founders Association (founded in 1973), had its first board meeting of the year this week on campus. The group heard remarks by Board President Rob Cera ’84, UW-Green Bay Chancellor Thomas Harden and Assistant Chancellor for University Advancement Bev Carmichael. The agenda included updates on the state […]

Photos: Founders get update on 360° campaign

The University’s oldest philanthropic and advocacy group, The Founders Association (founded in 1973), had its first board meeting of the year this week on campus. The group heard remarks by Board President Rob Cera ’84, UW-Green Bay Chancellor Thomas Harden and Assistant Chancellor for University Advancement Bev Carmichael. The agenda included updates on the state […]

Reminder: Founders Association Awards

The nomination form for the 2013 Founders Association Awards is available electronically at www.uwgb.edu/sofas/forms/award.asp. The Awards and Recognition Committee encourages anyone from the UW-Green Bay community (faculty, staff, students, and community members) to submit a nomination(s) prior to the March 22, 2013, deadline.  The website includes descriptions of award criteria and a list of previous […]

In the news: On the passing of UW-Green Bay supporter Jim Temp

We told you yesterday about the passing of UW-Green Bay friend and supporter Jim Temp, who died Sunday (Nov. 25) at the age of 79. Temp was a founding member of the Founders Association who co-chaired the University’s first capital campaign, and is the namesake for our own James A. Temp Hall. He’s also a […]

Temp, UW-Green Bay friend, leader and housing namesake, dies at 79

James A. Temp, an ardent community supporter whose leadership and vision helped shape the UW-Green Bay of today, died Sunday (Nov. 25). He was 79. Temp, for whom the University’s James A. Temp Hall is named, was a UW-Madison football star who played four seasons with the Green Bay Packers. He co-founded the UW-Green Bay […]

Fantastic Founders: Fall meeting is a day to celebrate  

Wednesday (Sept. 12) was a great day to celebrate being a member of the UW-Green Bay Founders Association Board. For starters, there was the good news from UW-Green Bay — top library, top teacher and top student athletes — shared by Assistant Chancellor Bev Carmichael. Then there was the celebration for outgoing Founders President Scott […]

UW-Green Bay to Founders: ‘We’re No. 1!’

It was a great day to celebrate being a member of the UW-Green Bay Founders Association Board on Wednesday. Assistant Chancellor Bev Carmichael shared outstanding news about the University. Just recently, the David A. Cofrin Library was named best in the state and UW-Green Bay graduate JoAnn Miller was named Wisconsin’s top teacher. Carmichael also […]