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UW-Green Bay Veterans Week begins Nov. 9

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Veterans Week kicks off Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 with “Hometown Hero Day.” At each event, the University will be collecting care package items, such as toiletries, candy, and gum, for activated UW-Green Bay students and their units who are in Kuwait and Afghanistan. Here is a full list of events for […]

UW-Green Bay’s Elaina Koltz receives commendation for work with veterans

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Elaina Koltz (holding plaque) from UW-Green Bay receives a UW System Board of Regents 2019 Academic Staff Excellence Award in the Individual category at the Board of Regents meeting in Milwaukee on June 7, 2019. Also pictured (from left): UW System President Ray Cross, Regent Janice Mueller, Regent Drew Petersen and Regent Scott Beightol. See […]

UW-Green Bay represented at Fox Valley Senior ROTC Battalion Military Ball, May 3

UW-Green Bay was well represented at the Fox Valley Senior ROTC Battalion Military Ball, Friday, May 3, 2018. Also present were representatives from UW Oshkosh, Ripon College and St. Norbert College. Staff and alumni pictured: Ssgt. Nathan Preder (far right), ROTC adjunct professor. In front of him was Ben Joniaux (Chancellor’s Chief of Staff). To […]

UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus marks centennial of WWI Armistice

In honor of the centennial of the WWI Armistice, the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus hosted the presentation of “World War I: Wisconsin, Michigan and the 32nd Red Arrow Division,” which was led by Associate Prof. Dan Kallgren (History) and Associate Prof. Keith West (Geoscience). The Eagle Herald featured the program as its lead story.

Photos: Chancellor’s Veterans Reception

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The Phoenix Rooms at UW-Green Bay held a standing-room only crowd to honor campus and community veterans and active service members on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. The late-afternoon event included a Presentation of Colors by the UW-Green Bay Color Guard, the “Star Spangled Banner” and “Armed Forces Salute” by UW-Green Bay Music and remarks by […]

Veterans Week events taking place at UW-Green Bay featured in Green Bay Press-Gazette

Events taking place during UW-Green Bay Veterans Week, which begins on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018 and concludes on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, were featured in a Green Bay Press-Gazette article on Veterans Day events taking place in Green Bay and Brown County. Events at UW-Green Bay include the Chancellor’s Veteran Reception, a Veterans Employment Workshop, […]

UW-Green Bay honors veterans with full slate of activities to commemorate Veterans Day

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will be hosting a week’s worth of events, Sunday, Nov. 11 through Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, to commemorate and honor veterans during Veterans Week. The Friday, Nov. 16 forum includes a display by the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 351 from Appleton, with equipment, uniforms pictures and music […]

Reflection of a student/soldier: UW-Green Bay alumna Misti Brosig ’18

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Part citizen/student, part soldier. (Pictured) UW-Green Bay alumnae Misti Brosig serves as a model for a striking photo taken last year showing both sides of Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) students and all students in active military as they both train and work toward completion of their college degree. As Veteran’s Day approaches, UW-Green Bay […]