Tag: Innovation

TitletownTech applauded by Sen. Robert Cowles

Senator Robert Cowles (R-Green Bay) praises the TitletownTech partnership between Microsoft, the Green Bay Packers, UW-Green Bay and the UW System. After attending the announcement on the project’s details, Sen. Cowles released a statement saying “Northeast Wisconsin is ready to prove that you don’t need to be in Silicon Valley to be in the cutting […]

TitletownTech wants to keep young professionals close to home

TitletownTech, a partnership between Microsoft, the Green Bay Packers and UW-Green Bay, attempts to attract and keep young talent in Green Bay. The facility will include a venture studio, innovation lab and a tech fund. Director of Microsoft Tech Spark Mike Egan says the purpose of TitletownTech is to spur up the economy. See the full […]

Foxconn to attract talent from UW-Green Bay

Foxconn is opening a new innovation center in Green Bay. The innovation center, scheduled to open later this year, will be located in the WaterMark building near the Fox River, and is expected to employ as many as 200 people. Foxconn attempts to attract young professionals from UW-Green Bay, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and St. […]

Taiwanese technology company to employ UW-Green Bay graduates in the future

Foxconn Technology Company is opening an innovation center downtown Green Bay near the Fox River. Foxconn will employ about 200 people, and is hoping to develop and employ talent from UW-Green Bay, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, St. Norbert College and others. Read the full story in Urban Milwaukee.

New Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition is March 3

Mark your calendars for the Innovation in Aging student idea competition from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 3, 2017 in the Christie Theatre of the UW-Green Bay University Union. Stop in anytime during the competition to encourage student teams, vote for the “People’s Choice Award,” learn more about one of the campus’ newest competitions and enjoy refreshments […]

UW-Green Bay a key partner in STEM Innovation Center plans near campus

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Plans for a STEM Innovation Center with the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Brown County and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College as partners, were announced yesterday. The facility would help further education in science, technology, engineering and math, to help narrow the skills gap in the region. It would be built in the Brown County Research and […]

Photo Gallery: Top UWGB research students display work at Academic Excellence Symposium

Acadmeic Excellence Symposium

UW-Green Bay’s top student researchers shared their work at the 15th annual Academic Excellence Symposium, Thursday, April 7 in the Phoenix Club of the University Union, UWGB. The Academic Excellence Symposium is a chance for students to display their research, talent and creativity. The event is hosted by Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, The College […]

UW-Green Bay at Posters in the Rotunda 2016

2016 Posters in the Rotunda

Congratulations to the nine UWGB students nominated to discuss their research to State legislators and UW System and institutional leaders at the 13th annual “Posters in the Rotunda,” in Madison on Wednesday, April 13. The annual research symposium brings students and faculty from UW System campuses to Madison to share their research findings on a […]

Sustainable Management graduate focuses on greening NFL franchise

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When Cleveland native Alexandria Skoch (pictured with Prof. John Katers) wanted to dig deeper into “greening” her hometown NFL franchise, the Cleveland Browns, she turned to a partner NFL city Green Bay and its hometown University, UW-Green Bay, for guidance. Skoch graduated a few weeks ago with a master’s degree in Sustainability Management from UW-Green […]