Being good at something is one thing. Being passionate about learning is another. Outstanding Student Award Recipient, Joshua Vollmar, came to appreciate the difference after taking an Introduction to Human Biology class, realizing that learning about health science while sharing compassion through active volunteerism were key to how he wanted to build his future career. […]
Thirty one students who first came to campus from throughout Northeast Wisconsin as fifth graders will participate in Commencement on Saturday at the Kress Center. All of these students, hailing from all four colleges, participated in a Phuture Phoenix campus visit at least nine years ago. Please join Phuture Phoenix in congratulating these students. You […]
UW-Green Bay’s Phuture Phoenix program has expanded in order to include eighth-grade students. In April 2019, 800 eighth graders from Franklin, Edison and Washington Middle Schools will be able to tour the campus and get a first-hand experience of college from UW-Green Bay students acting as role models. Learn more.
Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has a vision to expand its Phuture Phoenix program. The signature program is best-known for hosting fifth graders from across the region in October of each year. In the month of April 2019, it will be expanding the program to include 800 eighth graders from Franklin, Edison […]
This spring, Phuture Phoenix will host eighth-grade students from three Green Bay Area Public Middle Schools. Each school will attend two days of morning tours in April. Franklin Middle School will come to campus on April 1 and 2. Edison Middle School will tour on April 10 and 11. Our newest addition, Washington Middle School, […]
UW-Green Bay is the featured story on the “For Wisconsin” main page. See it here.
Local fifth graders visited UW-Green Bay this week as a part of the Phuture Phoenix program. The program allows children to get a taste of college life. Watch the video.
WBAY-TV spent time on campus Oct. 10, 2018 with the Phuture Phoenix fifth-graders, here for a campus tour day. Watch the segment.
GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host its 14th annual Phuture Phoenix Campus Visit, Oct. 10-11, 2018, welcoming more than 1,600 students from 15 Green Bay Area Public Elementary Schools, Bowler Elementary, Bonduel Elementary, Gillett Elementary, West De Pere Elementary Schools, Oneida Nation Turtle School, Keshena Primary, Oconto Middle School, Oconto Falls […]
Riley Garbe, UW-Green Bay’s December 2017 Outstanding Student Award Winner, awarded two Freedom High School students with the first ever “Riley Garbe Scholarship.” Bill Welter, a board member for The Brian LaViolette Scholarship Foundation was inspired by Garbe’s story of determination. Welter named a scholarship after Garbe to help other Freedom High School students going through […]