UW-Green Bay is once again the host campus for the Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) State Festival. This year it will be taking place on Saturday, May 4, 2019 and your help is needed:
- Friday, May 3 (15-20 volunteers needed for set-up)
- Saturday, May 4 (Hundreds of volunteers needed for runners and logistics)
- Saturday, May 4 (15-20 volunteers needed to return rooms to original form)
To sign up, please contact Associate Prof. Adam Gaines (Music) 920-465-2440 or email@example.com.
Volunteers are needed for the Destination Imagination (DI) Wisconsin State Tournament on Saturday, April 13, 2019, which will be hosted at UW-Green Bay. DI is a non-profit, volunteer-led, cause-driven organization. With 7,000 visitors expected to be on campus for the tournament, volunteers are needed provide visitors with a great experience and welcome them to our beautiful campus. This is a great opportunity to expose our campus to many residents of Wisconsin who might be new to our campus and potential future students. As a volunteer, you will be provided a staff t-shirt and a lunch ticket. Volunteer roles include parking attendants and hallway attendants. Register to volunteer.
The Comm Voice featured CUE GB, a new volunteering resource for UW-Green Bay students, in a recent story. The story highlights what CUE GB is and how to use the platform. Read the full article.
Registration is now open for the 2019 Fox-Wolf Watershed Cleanup, which will be taking place on Saturday, Apr. 27, 2019. The cleanup consists of a large-scale effort that involves more than 1,000 volunteers heading out to over 50 sites throughout the basin and cleaning up the lakes and rivers. Learn more and register.
Volunteers are needed for a human biology study focusing on Echinacea and the immune system. Echinacea is a popular supplement used to reduce the severity and/or duration of respiratory infections, including the common cold. Despite its popularity, the effects of Echinacea on the immune system remain poorly understood. Volunteers in this study will take either Echinacea or placebo-control capsules three-times daily for seven days. Pre-treatment and post-treatment health surveys and blood samples (4-6 teaspoons) are required. There is no monetary compensation for study participation and your identity will remain confidential. Volunteers may discontinue participation at any time. All are welcome to participate, including prior participants. Please contact Associate Prof. Brian Merkel (Human Biology) via email at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Make a Difference Day, which took place on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, has been dubbed a success. “Many people volunteer on campus, but being able to do it all on the same day and making that larger impact is really cool,” one UW-Green Bay student said. Check out the Fox 11 full story.
UW-Green Bay students, staff and faculty are encouraged to get involved in UWGB Make a Difference Day on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018. Please register for the various volunteering opportunities, which include both on-campus and off-campus locations, by noon on Friday, Oc. 19. Check-in is on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018 at the Winter Garden in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall, and transportation will be provided to off-campus locations. Participants will receive a free T-shirt while supplies last. Learn more.
The new video for Make a Difference Day is now out. Watch the video. Make a Difference Day will be taking place on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018. Volunteering projects will be offered both on campus and off campus at various times during the day. Register by Noon, Friday, Oct. 19.
Volunteers are needed for Make a Difference Day, a day dedicated to volunteering in the community, on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018 throughout the greater Green Bay area. UW-Green Bay students will be volunteering out in the community on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018. The Green Bay Press-Gazette has the full story.
Mary Jane Herber ’03 (Humanistic Studies) was honored as the 2018 recipient of the Daniel Whitney Award, presented by the Greater Green Bay Chamber. The annual award is given to the Chamber’s volunteer of the year. She has volunteered in several capacities for the Leadership Green Bay program, and is known for her long-time role with the local history and genealogy department at the Brown County Library. She has also served on numerous boards of directors including the Brown County Historical Society, De Pere Historical Society, National Railroad Museum and Wisconsin State Genealogical Society. Learn more about the award.