Tag: UW-Green Bay

Downtown Green Bay to host announcement of UWGB, InitiativeOne deal

Look for news Friday (April 24) about a new collaboration involving UW-Green Bay and the consulting and leadership development firm InitiativeOne, aimed at further leveraging the value of faculty, staff and student expertise and energy to benefit the larger community. A late-morning news conference is being coordinated by Downtown Green Bay, Inc., a non-profit organization […]

UW-Green Bay homepage gets new look

You may have noticed that the University home page has an updated layout today (April 6). Campus personnel in Admissions, Web Services and University Communication worked together on updates that provide for richer and more frequent content updates and a better browsing experience for users, particularly prospective students, while remaining as a useful portal for […]

Reminder: UW-Green Bay and its community

A panel discussion regarding connections between UW-Green Bay and its community is planned for 7 p.m. Thursday (April 2) in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall (Mac) 210. Speakers include Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt and his chief of Staff Andy Rosendahl, Karen Faulkner of Golden House, students Sarah Wanek and Lydia Schwertfeger and Profs Regan Gurung, […]

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 […]

Rally recap, and snapshots

The need for continuing, bipartisan support of the UW System was the main message at a rally outside the University Union late Wednesday afternoon (March 4). A crowd of about 75 braved bitter cold — single-digit temperatures and 20-mph winds — to participate in the gathering organized by the campus chapter of the statewide group […]

Press-Gazette coverage

The Green Bay Press-Gazette rated Wednesday’s anti-budget-cut rally on campus its top local story of the day, giving coverage by reporter Patti Zarling and photographer Evan Siegle front-page treatment. Zarling mostly interviewed students about the proposed cuts. Senior Abby Lauerman told her, “I want faculty to keep doing what they’re doing, to keep doing what’s […]

Fox-11 report focuses on political outlook

Fox-11 reporter Ben Krumholz (yet another UW-Green Bay grad) opened his report with a sound bite from junior Sierra Storm Spaulding that, again, emphasized the need for bipartisanship. “We’re not attacking the (Walker) administration,” Spaulding said. “We’re simply attacking the education cuts and what those are going to mean for students.” The Fox-11 report featured […]

This week starts six-month countdown to 50th birthday

(In case you missed this announcement in Tuesday’s Log Extra — not every Log reader is an “Extra” subscriber — we repeat the following.) 
UW-Green Bay is making plans to celebrate the opening day of fall semester 2015 — Wednesday, Sept. 2 — as the golden anniversary of the occasion in 1965 when Gov. Warren […]

Events, activities to celebrate ‘50 Years of UW-Green Bay’

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is making plans to celebrate five decades of history by engaging alumni, students and the community in opportunities to share their memories. The opening day of fall semester 2015 — Wednesday, Sept. 2 — will mark the golden anniversary of the occasion in 1965 when Gov. Warren Knowles signed legislation […]