Get the Scoop begins on the Green Bay Campus on June 16

Every Wednesday this summer (from June 16-August 18), stop by the Student Services Rooftop Plaza (between the University Union and Theatre Hall) between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Each week there will be a combination of vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, and two speciality flavors. Follow @uwgbstudentlife on Instagram to vote each Wednesday via the Instagram Story for the upcoming specialty flavors. It is 50 cents per scoop and you can choose between a compostable bowl or a waffle bowl along with a compostable spoon. Cash, Pass Points, and credit cards will be accepted. Rain Location: University Union

Chancellor Medallion and University Leadership Award Recipients Announced

The 40th Annual University Leadership Awards will be presented to students on Friday, May 14th, 2021. Unfortunately due to COVID space restrictions, faculty and staff will be unable to attend this year so as to allow the award recipients the ability to bring two guests. See the link to view the names of the recipients.

 

Sports returning to UW-Green Bay campuses

GREEN BAY (NBC 26) — Sports are returning to more UW-Green Bay campuses as early as this fall.This means competitive play will return for their Sheboygan, Marinette, and Manitowoc campuses. Last week, UW-Oshkosh, UW-Green Bay, and UW-Stevens Point made a joint announcement to do so. This will effect UWO’s Fond du Lac and Fox Cities campuses and UWSP’s Marshfield and Wausau ones.Together, these schools make up the newly formed Wisconsin Competitive Sports League (WCSL). In a press release sent Tuesday, they explained this league membership means they will compete against each other in a conference format.

Source: Sports returning to UW-Green Bay campuses

Sports returning to UW-Green Bay’s Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan campuses | WLUK

(WLUK) — Sports are returning to some area campuses after a pause due to the pandemic.In 2021 and 2022, UW-Green Bay’s Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan campuses will see women’s volleyball, men’s basketball and men’s and women’s tennis.”The return of competitive sports to our Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan campuses fulfills a commitment and trend that all of our UW-Green Bay campuses will emerge from the pandemic stronger than ever,” said Sheboygan and Manitowoc Campus’ Executive Officer (CEO) Jamie Schramm. “Our dedication to our students and connection with our communities is unwavering. Our competitive sports league and the opportunities it provides our students and communities to come together is an important piece of our shared success. I look forward to cheering on our sports teams as they compete in a program that is robust and focuses on the wholistic success of our student athletes.”

Source: Sports returning to UW-Green Bay’s Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan campuses | WLUK

Athletics return to Wisconsin’s access campuses – Wausau Pilot & Review

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, UW-Oshkosh and UW-Stevens Point have announced the return of athletics at their (access) campuses for 2021-2022. The smaller campuses had set aside athletics during the COVID-19 pandemic.Two-year campuses include: UW-Green Bay – Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan; UW Oshkosh – Fond du Lac and Fox Cities; and UW-Stevens Point – Marshfield and Wausau.

Source: Athletics return to Wisconsin’s two-year campuses – Wausau Pilot & Review

In-person job fair is Wednesday, April 14 on Green Bay Campus

If you are looking to employ students this summer or next school year the University is holding an in-person job fair. Any department that needs to hire student employees can register for a booth. The job fair will be held in the Phoenix Rooms of the University Union on Wednesday, April 14 from 2 to 6 p.m. Organizers ask that the table be staffed so that attendees can get more information about the open positions. Masks and social distancing will be mandated.

If interested in having your department represented please fill out this registration form. Any questions can be directed to Stephanie Kaponya in the Office of Student Life at kaponyas@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2938.

Coffeehouse Showcase: A Celebration of African American Arrangers and Singers, March 11, 2 p.m.

As a part of the 2021 Black History Month Celebration at UW-Green Bay, the Office of Student Life partnered with Professor Sarah Meredith Livingston for this musical showcase, March 11 at 2 p.m. Music majors and minors researched African American arrangers and singers, presented about the individuals, and each performed a song. Come enjoy this showcase of virtual performances in the newly renovated coffeehouse! If you are not able to attend in-person, the student performances are available on the Student Life YouTube Channel.

‘The Skin I’m In,’ Friday, Feb. 26, 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Don’t miss this important conversation discussing topics of race, color, microaggressions and more. Panelists will share their perspectives and be available to answer questions. The event is Friday, Feb. 26 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Come with questions and leave with food for thought! To join the conversation and attend the event, go to bit.ly/GTP_SkinIn.