Tag: Institute for Learning Partnership

Juliet Cole is UWGB award winner for Outstanding Women of Color

The UW System has announced the 17 recipients of the 2015 Outstanding Women of Color in Education Award, an annual honor given to faculty, staff, students, or community members to recognize their contributions to diversity and the status of women within the UW System. At UW-Green Bay, the individual to be honored at the joint […]

Thursday’s international roundtable on Nigeria to be led by Cole

The second Global Studies Roundtable of the fall semester is scheduled for 2 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 16) in Room 103 of the University Union. The focus is Nigeria, with discussion led by Juliet Cole, interim director of UW-Green Bay’s Institute for Learning Partnership. A native of Nigeria, Cole has made numerous trips over […]

Snapshots: Phuture Phoenix tours, Day 1

UW-Green Bay is hosting its 11th annual Phuture Phoenix field trip days this week, welcoming 1,460 area fifth-graders to explore campus and envision life as a college student. The first group, roughly a thousand in all, came through Tuesday (Oct. 14). A second and smaller group was scheduled to tour campus on Thursday the 16th.

UW-Green Bay to host free African drum and dance workshop Nov. 8

A Chicago-based African drum dance group will offer a free workshop from 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, in the Phoenix Room of the University Union at UW-Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Drive. Ayodele Drum and Dance will present the workshop thanks to sponsorship from UW-Green Bay’s Nia African and African-American Drummers and Dancers Group. It is […]

Record attendance of nearly 1,500 to mark Phuture Phoenix 2014

UW-Green Bay’s Phuture Phoenix field trip days are set for Tuesday (Oct. 14) and Thursday (Oct. 16). With 1,460 fifth-graders from elementary schools in Brown County and the surrounding areas attending, this year’s participation numbers are the highest ever. The program has hosted a total of 15,781 fifth-grade students since it began in 2003. To […]

UW-Green Bay to host record Phuture Phoenix tour days Oct. 14 and 16

UW-Green Bay will host its 11th annual Phuture Phoenix field trip days Tuesday, Oct. 14 and Thursday, Oct. 16, welcoming 1,460 area fifth-graders who will explore campus and experience life as a college student. This year’s field trip focus will be hands-on history, offering students a first-hand glimpse of experiential learning in a University setting. […]

Program will allow seniors from three high schools to apply for free at UW-Green Bay

A University of Wisconsin-Green Bay pilot program will allow seniors from three Green Bay Area Public School District high schools to apply to the University at no cost, and also will provide trained application assistance for students during October and November. Private donors will cover application costs for seniors from Phuture Phoenix partner schools Green […]

Phuture Phoenix presents Whitney Radder award

UW-Green Bay’s Phuture Phoenix program recently awarded the Whitney Radder Phuture Phoenix Phenomenal Role Model Award for the Spring 2014 semester to freshman Biology major and Education minor Spencer Turriff. Turriff was a Phuture Phoenix role model during spring semester at Green Bay West High School, tutoring students to increase academic achievement. He was nominated […]