Tag: ranking

UW System Ranks #13 in World for Innovation

Reuters announced its Top 100:  The World’s Most Innovative Universities – 2016. The University of Wisconsin (UW) System ranks #13 in this world-wide ranking. The Reuters list relies exclusively on empirical data, such as patent filings and research paper citations. The UW System has 176 new patents from student products and discoveries and more than […]

UW-Green Bay is once again a Sierra Club ‘Cool School’

UW-Green Bay is ranked 91st on Sierra magazine’s Cool Schools 2016 list. The ranking is based on colleges and universities that focus on sustainability efforts. About 2,000 four-year colleges and universities are welcome to submit data for qualification on categories such as academics, investments, food, innovation, planning, purchasing, transport, water and waste. In what areas […]

UW System (and Madison) ranked in world top 10 for innovation

The news agency Reuters has ranked the University of Wisconsin System eighth on its list of the world’s 100 most innovative universities. The rankings measured such things as academic papers, patent filings and discoveries that have been commercialized. In its analysis, Reuters lauded UW-Madison, in particular, for establishing the nation’s first genetics department in 1910, […]

UWGB in U.S. News and World Report

The two largest universities in Northeast Wisconsin, UW-Oshkosh and UW-Green Bay, tied for 75th in the U.S. News and World Report college rankings of Midwest regional universities, released Wednesday. For UWGB, the U.S. News numbers are very similar to previous years’ placements. There’s a news story online.

‘Eco U’ makes Green Colleges Guide for fourth straight year

UW-Green Bay is one of the 353 most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada as recognized by Princeton Review. The education services company profiles UW-Green Bay in the 2015 edition of its free downloadable book, “The Princeton Review’s Guide to 353 Green Colleges.” The Princeton Review chose the schools for this guide based […]

UW-Green Bay in top 20 of website’s Environmental Sciences Schools

Take it with a grain of salt — the website EnvironmentalScience.org is relatively new and lightly trafficked — but it’s always nice to see your name listed in any national ranking. UW-Green Bay appears at No. 15, right between the University of Vermont and the U.S. Military Academy on the site’s list of “Best Colleges […]

At 17-3, Phoenix women climb in national polls

After a pair of nice road wins last week, the UW-Green Bay women’s basketball team continues to show well in the national rankings. The AP Top 25 poll released earlier today (Feb. 2) has the Phoenix in the “Others Receiving Votes” category, at an unofficial No. 27. In the arguably more important NCAA RPI rankings […]

Women travel to Wright State… and the latest on rankings and RPI

After enjoying a successful nonconference, the Green Bay women’s basketball team will tip-off Horizon League play at defending league tournament champion Wright State on Wednesday night (Jan. 7) at the Nutter Center in Dayton, Ohio, in a quest for its 17th-straight regular-season championship. Green Bay is 10-3, Wright State 11-3. The Raiders knocked off Green […]

Tenzer lands first national ranking as Phoenix men’s tennis player

Congratulations to UW-Green Bay senior Michael Tenzer, who this week has become the first men’s singles tennis player in program history to be nationally ranked. Tenzer is No. 77 in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Men’s National Singles Rankings for the week of Jan. 6. Said head coach Mark Thomas. “Michael had a great fall with […]

USA Today Coaches Poll voters continue to have Phoenix ranked lower

The NCAA Division I women’s basketball coaches who vote weekly on the USA Today Coaches Poll aren’t that much in love with the 9-2 UW-Green Bay Phoenix. Ranked No. 6 in the nation by the NCAA’s official RPI computer and No. 24 in the Monday (Dec. 29) AP sportswriters poll, the Phoenix women continue to […]