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Archive for February, 2010

Join the Alumni Association on a Luxury Cruise

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Get away Oct. 23-Nov. 3, 2010 with Go Next travel and fellow alumni on a luxury cruise to the jewels of the Mediterranean and Greek Isles. Prices start at just $3,243 to explore places such as Athens, Santorini, Sicily, Corsica, Florence, and Rome among other amazing places.

To learn more details about the trip, click here.

Jewels of the Mediterranean and Greek Isles luxury cruise

Become a Master in your field

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Consider UW-Green Bay for a master’s degree. Your alma mater wants to offer you opportunities for lifelong learning. We offer master’s degrees in Social Work, Education, Management and Environmental Science and Policy.

For more information or to talk to a representative, call 920-465-2123 or e-mail the Graduate Studies Office at gradstu@uwgb.edu.

Looking for work? Check this out

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

UW-Green Bay Career ServicesCareer Services is hosting the Spring Job & Internship Fair from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 3, in the Phoenix Room of the University Union.

The organizations registered to attend the fair are actively seeking candidates for full-time work and internship opportunities from a variety of majors and interest areas.

Food Drive Volunteers Needed

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

The UW-Green Bay Alumni Association is teaming up with Festival Foods stores in the area and other local partnerships for a food drive to benefit local food pantries. Volunteers are needed to help out at these Festival Foods locations: De Pere, Green Bay East & West, Manitowoc, Appleton West, Darboy, Fond du Lac, and Oshkosh. The food drive is 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday, March 27.

Any alums interested in helping with this, please contact Mark Brunette at UW-Green Bay Alumni Relations. E-mail: alumni@uwgb.edu or call 920-465-2586.

Photo Gallery: Ringing for a cause

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Alumni volunteer for the Salvation Army's Red Kettle CampaignThe UW-Green Bay Alumni Association lent a helping hand this past December. Alumni volunteered for group shifts at Bay Park Square Mall in Ashwaubenon for the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign. Volunteers were joined by Santa and Phlash, the Phoenix mascot, made his appearance as well.

Photos are posted in the alumni photo gallery.

Need Health Insurance? You’ve got options

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

GradMed short-term medical insurance is an ideal choice for new graduates or alumni between jobs. After graduation, many students lose their health insurance coverage under their parents’ plans, making them vulnerable to high healthcare costs.

GradMedGradMed provides protection from the major expenses associated with an accident or unexpected illness, providing coverage while job searching or waiting for new employee benefits to begin.

Click here to learn more.

Under 40? Join a ‘Young Professionals’ group

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Join one of the many “young professional” networks that are developing across the country. The intent of the organizations are to bring professionals under the age of 40 together for networking and professional growth — a great way to find work in a tight economy. Refer to the directory to find a group near you.

Don’t be a lost alum

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

How can we keep you informed of special rates, events, opportunities, etc., if we don’t have your updated alumni information?

UW-Green Bay Alumni AssociationNew job, change of address? Let us know.
And send us a photo if you have one to share.

Updating your alumni information is easy and just a click away — www.uwgb.edu/alumni/updates/ — or send us your information by mail, attention Mark Brunette.