All are invited to celebrate the arrival of new equipment to the STEM Center, Feb. 20

Whether you are a student, faculty or staff member of UW-Green Bay, local media or just a curious community member, everyone is invited to come celebrate the exciting arrival of new equipment to the Brown County STEM Innovation Center on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020 from 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. The $1.5 million of equipment comes from LAB Midwest and has made the journey from Germany to Green Bay in the past months.

A media event will begin at 12:15 p.m., with tours and equipment demonstrations to showcase the importance of this arrival to Northeast Wis.

In addition, there will be an Open House from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. which includes building tours, STEM related activities with Brown County, UW-Extension and 4-H, Einstein Project Open House and equipment demonstrations with Engineering faculty.

Questions about the event can be directed to Director of Development Jacob Depas at

Office of Grants and Research hosting Open House on Feb. 5

The Office of Grants and Research will be hosting an Open House on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020 from 2 to 4 p.m. in Cofrin Library CL 825. Faculty, staff and students from all UW-Green Bay campuses are welcome to attend and meet the new staff! Important information about the services the office provides and how the UW-Green Bay community can stay in the loop with funding opportunities will be available as well.

Wombat Walkabout Open House, Nov. 13

Invite family, friends or anyone you know to the Wombat Walkabout Open House on UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan’s campus on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 from 4 to 6 p.m. This event will be a chance to tour campus and meet professors. Check in at the Student Services Office, room 2224, to say “hi” and to get a pass for free admission to the Wombat Basketball game or University Theatre’s “White Guy on the Bus.”

Austin E. Cofrin School of Business hosted Open House event

The Austin E. Cofrin School of Business hosted a Business Open House event on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018. Prospective students interested in Business Administration and Accounting related programs visited campus to interact with interns, alumni, faculty and staff to learn what the School of Business has to offer.

Major Discovery Day is set for Friday, Oct. 19

Major Discovery Day, hosted by the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, is set for Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. This open house day is designed for students with interests in the arts, humanities and social sciences to explore life at UW-Green Bay. Featured programs include:

  • Art
  • Communication
  • English
  • History
  • Law and Criminal Justice
  • Music

Learn more about the event.

Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs Open House, Tuesday, Sept. 18

The folks at Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs (MESA) invite you to attend their Open House on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. Stop by anytime between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the MESA office in Suite 112, University Union, Green Bay Campus. This informal reception is for new and returning students, staff and faculty. This will be a great opportunity to meet the MESA staff and others and to learn about their services. Light snacks will be provided while supplies last.

Pride Center open house is this Thursday

The Pride Center is holding an open house this Thursday, Sept. 17, from 4 to 6 p.m. The center is located on the lower level of the University Union next to the Christie Theatre. The event will provide a meet-and-greet atmosphere for students and employees who would like to know more about the Campus Cupboard, the Residence Life safe and inclusive housing (SAIL); SAGA; student social groups for transgender students (Trans*), asexual and a-romantic students and allies (ACE), bisexual and pansexual students and allies (BI/PAN); the Pride Center book club, library, educational programs and events, classroom instruction, SAFE Ally level 1 and 2 training, the Pride Center Employee Resource Group (ERG) and more. Everyone is welcome!

Faculty to present to WiSys Board; reminder on WiSys info session

Four UW-Green Bay faculty members will present at a campus luncheon hosted by the WiSys Board of Trustees on Wednesday, May 13. Sharing information about projects currently under way will be Associate Prof. Mike Zorn of Natural and Applied Science, “Smart-Phone Spectrophotometer”; Associate Prof. of NAS Heidi Fencl, “Physics Coach App”; and Associate Prof. of Nursing Susan Gallagher-Lepak and Assistant Prof. T. Heather Herdman, “Development of an Electronic Nursing Diagnosis Clinical App.”

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Informational open house — Following the luncheon, there will be a WiSys Technology Foundation Open House from 1:30 to 3 p.m. in Suite 307 of the Environmental Sciences Building. WiSys regional associate Bob Wise, Ph.D., encourages you to stop by for conversation and to learn about funding opportunities and resources available to UW-Green Bay students, faculty and staff.  While dropping in is encouraged, an RSVP (with, or at (608) 316-4037) will help with the planning.

WiSys plans UW-Green Bay open house, info session

The WiSys Technology Foundation is celebrating its anniversary and advertising its services to UW-Green Bay faculty and staff with an Open House from 1:30 to 3 p.m. next Wednesday (May 13) in Suite 307 of the Environmental Sciences Building. The mission of WiSys is to identify innovative technologies developed throughout the UW System and bring them to the marketplace. WiSys regional liaison Bob Wise, Ph.D., says “Please join us for an informal open house of information and conversation. Find out about funding opportunities and resources available to UW-Green Bay students, faculty and staff.” The WiSys Board of Trustees and WiSys staff will be available to answer any questions. (Plus, and this is always a good thing, there will be snacks.) RSVP with, or at (608) 316-4037.