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Archive for November, 2008

Join Good Times and alumni for ‘Mythbusters’ — Saturday, Dec. 13

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

Join two special effects experts as they set out to separate truth from urban legend at Mythbusters, the popular Discovery Channel show, coming to the Weidner Center. Join alumni and friends for a pre-show reception, sponsored by the Alumni Association and Good Times Programming — 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Weidner Signature Lounge (second level) — for light hors d’oeuvres and cash bar. Call Grant Winslow, (920) 465-5676 for additional information.

Commencement Reception at Titletown — Friday, Dec. 19

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

Alumni, friends and recent graduates are invited to the annual commencement reception for new graduates from 8 to 10 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19, at Titletown Brewing. Enjoy complimentary beer, soda and hors d’oeuvres, and enter the drawing to win a door prizes. See you there!

spring 2008 commencement reception
Spring 2008 Grad Reception. See more photos in the photo gallery.

It’s the big rivalry with Alumni fun!

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

Phoenix vs. the Panthers
Friday, Jan. 9 – in Milwaukee

Alumni and Friends Reception at Buck Bradley’s (1019 Old World 3rd St.), Milwaukee
5:30 to 7:30 p.m., complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar.

• 8 p.m. tip-off at the U.S. Cellular Arena
To sit with fellow graduates call the Kress Events Center Box Office, 920-465-2625.


Phoenix vs. the Panthers
Saturday, Feb. 7 – in Green Bay

Alumni and Friends Reception at The Bar on Holmgren Way
4:30 to 6:30 p.m., complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar as well as door prizes

• 7 p.m. tip-off at the Resch Center
To sit with fellow graduates call the Kress Events Center Box Office, 920-465-2625.

Affinity and Beyond!

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

Go Next travel tripYou want first-class accommodations and reasonable rates for your next vacation. Go Next travel and your Alumni Association partner to make it happen. Nationally recognized, pre-approved companies offer discounted products and services to UWGB graduates. Plus, when you book a trip, a donation is made to the Alumni Association from the partner company. The savings is tremendous.

Read more about Go Next travel spring and fall 2009 tour options.

More affinity, more fun
Other partnering companies include Liberty Mutual, Phoenix Bookstore, Bank of America, Green Bay area hotels, plus many more. More information about alumni benefits.

Join us on Facebook

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

Yep, we’re doing whatever we can to stay connected. Do your part and join our Facebook page. Keep in touch with all of your friends and be the first to know about the upcoming events at your University. Learn more.

Stay Connected with LinkedIn

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

For professional networking join the UW-Green Bay Alumni Group on LinkedIn. LinkedIn is a way to network while controlling your online professional identity online. See what past alums are up to and search for the connections help you achieve your career goals.

Networking Nights

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

Networking NightsNetworking Nights are bi-weekly, informal question and answer sessions where students and alumni can interact with professionals.

Sessions are always held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays in Room 103 of the University Union.

Upcoming Nights:

February 9 – Schenck Business Solutions
February 23 – Area Human Service Organizations
March 9 – Associated Bank
March 30 – LaForce, Inc.
April 13 – BayLake Bank
April 27 – Virchow Krause & Company

Recently Married?

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

E-mail us at to let us know the great news about your recent marriage. The date, place, and of course the name of your luck spouse. It’s always fun to share the big news with classmates.

Did you receive the fall issue of ‘Inside’?

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

Inside magazine coverIf you didn’t receive the fall issue of Inside – about former student government leaders, let us know. It’s hard keeping track of addresses for more than 25,000 alumni, but we’re doing our best!

Alumni Update Form.