Cofrin School of Business Spring Speaker Series begins tomorrow (Feb. 26)

The first installment of the Cofrin School of Business Spring Speaker Series, “How to Begin Investing,” will be taking place on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Mary Ann Cofrin Hall in Room 109. The speaker featured will be Daniel Cape, Financial Advisor, Cape Financial Group. The Cofrin School of Business student organizations are co-sponsors. Students in all majors are welcomed to attend. The next installment in the speaker series will be taking place on Tuesday, Mar. 12, 2019.

Cofrin School of Business Spring Speaker Series begins Tuesday, Feb. 26

The Cofrin School of Business student organizations are co-sponsoring two upcoming events:

  • How to Begin Investing: Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Mary Ann Cofrin Hall in Room 109. Speaker: Daniel Cape, Financial Advisor, Cape Financial Group.
  • How Artificial Intelligence Will Affect Your Future Job: Tuesday, Mar. 12, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Mary Ann Cofrin Hall in Room 109. Speaker: Oliver Buechse, My Strategy Source.

Students in all majors are invited.

Glow in the Dark Golf is bringing UW-Green Bay students and professionals together

UW-Green Bay’s Public Relations Student Society of America (UWGB PRSSA) chapter will host Night Golf Networking to give students and professionals the opportunity to network with each other. The event will be on April 27 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Shorewood Golf Course. Food, drinks and fun glow items will be for sale, and all proceeds go to helping give students the opportunity to enhance their education. Golf equipment is included in cost of event. Cost of admission is $30 for students and $35 for non-students. Sign up and get tickets through the Night Golf Networking event Facebook page.


Reminder: Gubernatorial Election Forum is Monday, April 16

UWGB-United and student organization Feminists 4 Action invite you to join them for a 2018 Gubernatorial Election Forum featuring candidates Tony Evers, Matt Flynn, Mahlon Mitchell and Kathleen Vinehout. The forum will be held on Monday, April 16 at 6:30 p.m. in the Christie Theater, University Union. This event is free and open to the public. The candidates will answer questions about higher education, economic opportunity and more. Want to ask a question? Please submit through this link, and you will be contacted if your question is selected. UWGB United is the UWGB faculty and staff union.

UW-Green Bay Tribeta Honor Society raises funds for pediatric patients

DSCN1541Tribeta Honor Society raised money from various fundraisers throughout the semester (brat stand and hot chocolate sales) and then used those funds ($300) to buy gifts for the pediatric patients at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Green Bay. “Every semester, Tribeta participates in various fundraising events within the Green Bay community,” said Emanuel Hernandez, a Tribeta Honor Society member. “Since it was the holiday season, we decided that it would be a good idea to use our funds to buy presents for kids in the hospital.”

Student Organization to host Garden Community Design Symposium

The UW-Green Bay Student Organization — Strate Outta Compost — is hosting a Garden Community Design Symposium, Dec. 4 and 5. All are welcome to a Fireside Chat and free dinner at the Mauthe Center from 5 to 5:45 p.m. Dec. 4 with a garden community design lecture to follow from 6 to 8 p.m. in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall Room 208. On Tuesday, Dec. 5, the org will host a “Small Home Design Workshop” from 2 to 4 p.m. in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall Room 208. These events are sponsored by EMBI. Find more on facebook.

Southeast Asian Student Union hosts crafts night, Nov. 30

Southeast Asian Student Union Organization (SASU) is hosting a Arts and Crafts Night, Thursday, Nov. 30 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in Phoenix Rooms A and B, University Union. Learn about Southeast Asian culture through games, food and crafts. Food will be provided (pho and spring rolls) while supplies last. The public is invited to this free event.

Know young entrepreneurs? Send them to CEO, Oct. 23

The first C.E.O. (Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization) student entrepreneurship organizational gathering is 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 23 at the Mauthe Center. Free pizza! Meet a real entrepreneur (young FinTech entrepreneur Matthew Kee: co-founder of Upper Room Technology, Launch Wisconsin executive, and gBETA accelerator alumnus) and develop your own innovative idea further. Email if you have questions. C.E.O. is open to all UWGB students (all majors, undergrad and graduate).

Students Against Cuts plan two events this week

The Green Bay chapter of the student organization UW Students Against Education Cuts — which organized a rally on campus earlier this spring — is organizing two final events this week, open to all:

• A “Duct Tape Rally” on Tuesday (May 5) at 2 p.m. near the Weidner Carillon outside the Union — people can come and sign postcards to send to representatives and take a “duct tape selfie” to post on social media as part of a larger, day-long campaign.

• Sponsoring a press conference for Citizen Action of Wisconsin at which representatives of the liberal advocacy organization will explain what they view as a practical plan for avoiding any cuts to the UW System: accept Badgercare funding and roll back property tax relief. The gathering is at 12:30 p.m. Thursday (May 7) in the Heritage Room in the Union.