Tag: graduates

Photos: Commencement is a joyful time for graduates and those who support them


Parents, friends, peer groups, children, suite mates, grandparents, faculty members… the list is long of those who support their special graduate at commencement. In some cases, the 2019 UW-Green Bay graduates are the first in their families to earn a college degree. It’s a BIG day and a joyful occasion. We captured a few of […]

UW-Green Bay releases list of December 2016 graduates

Commencement Ceremony is Saturday, Dec. 17 at the Weidner Center Green Bay, Wis. — About 315 of the 434 graduating seniors from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will take part in commencement ceremonies at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 17. Award-winning professor of Spanish, Latin American Studies and […]

UW-Green Bay releases list of December 2015 grads

Chancellor Gary L. Miller will preside at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 2015 fall/winter commencement ceremony at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, in Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. The ceremony will honor students who have applied to graduate in December or at the end of the interim session in […]

Grad student Minani featured at internship ‘Draft Day’

The first-ever “Internship Draft Day” in the Lambeau Field Atrium, co-sponsored by the NEW ERA regional education alliance (of which UWGB is a member) gave an opportunity for about 200 college students to explore their options. One was Marc Minani, the UW-Green Bay environmental sciences student from Rwanda, whose experience at the event was featured […]

‘Hired by Graduation’? Let us know

Social Media Specialist Jena Richter asks that members of the campus community help her spotlight December graduates who have jobs lined up after graduation. If you are aware of, or are a student with post-grad employment already secured, please contact Jena with those students’ names. Students will then be contacted and (if they are willing) photographed and asked to share brief information […]

Graduation Resource Fair and Reception is Wednesday

The annual Graduation Resource Fair and Reception for December and January graduates will take place in two separate windows (11 a.m. to 1 p.m., and 3 to 6 p.m.) this Wednesday (Nov. 4) in the Union’s Phoenix Room. Graduating seniors may purchase their caps and gowns, order rings, pick up ceremony tickets, honor cords and […]

Fox-11 profiles Outstanding Student honoree Spude

Fox-11 did a nice job in capturing Saturday’s commencement for Jared Spude, the political science and Public Administration major selected Outstanding Student of UW-Green Bay’s May 2015 graduating class. They interviewed both Spude, a National Guard staff sergeant who enrolled at UWGB after a tour of duty in Afghanistan, and veterans services coordinator Elaina Koltz. […]

Gallery: Honors grads honored at Friday reception

More than 250 people turned out for the May 2015 Honors Graduate Reception hosted by UW-Green Bay Friday, May 15, in the grand foyer of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. The event welcomed about 80 May graduates who would be graduating the following day with summa, magna or cum laude honors. They were […]

May 2015 Commencement: Photos, Part II

We posted about five dozen photos immediately following UW-Green Bay Commencement Saturday (May 16, 2015) at the Kress Events Center. That barely scratched the surface — and didn’t include all that many from the post-ceremony celebrations (see above) — so we’re back with another five dozen or so celebratory images today. To see our initial […]

Master’s grad ready for train trip, return to Iraq

Saja Al-Quzweeni beamed with pride on the day she received her master’s degree in Environmental Science and Policy from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. She joined more than 700 fellow students in taking part in the ceremony May 16 at the Kress Events Center, but not another newly minted graduate in the record graduating class […]