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Archive for April, 2010

EMBI Conference: Registration still available

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010


Register today for the Environmental Management and Business Institute seminar, “Green Innovations 2010.” It will be held Friday, April 23 at The Meadows Conference Center, 850 Kepler Drive, in Green Bay.

This is your opportunity to be where innovation, business and technology meet. For more event information and to register, click on Green Innovations 2010.

Save the date – Friday, June 11

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

The weather is getting warmer and it is that much closer to Friday, June 11 for the 30th Annual Scholarship Golf Outing at the Royal Scot Golf Course in New Franken. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.; shot-gun starts at 10 a.m. Cost is $80 per golfer/$320 per foursome and proceeds benefit student scholarships.

Enjoy 18 holes of golf, refreshments, lunch, hole events, putting contests, raffles, post golf hors d’oeuvres reception, power carts and more! Teams will play a four-person scramble format. Prizes will be awarded to the team with the lowest scores and handicap winners.

Contact the Alumni Office at or (920) 465-2586 for more information.

See photos from the 2009 event.

Registration form [pdf]

Summer camps for young and young at heart

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

Grandparents' University 2010Hey alums! Send your kids to camp with your folks! Together they will enjoy Grandparents’ University – for kids ages 7-14 with grandparents of any age. We’ve got an awesome lineup of course offerings – popular standbys and some new ones too. Last year over half of the grandparents were parents of alumni!

Or pamper yourself with a little personal time at Art Enrichment for Adults. Also in the line-up this year are two new camps for kids: Life’s a Lab with Bellin College and Innovation and Inventor’s Camp.

For these and more summer camps/programs for kids and adults checkout our website at

Batter Up! – Timber Rattlers Game

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

Join your Alumni Association for a pre-game tailgate gathering and night at the ballpark Saturday, June 26. The tailgate gathering will begin at 4:30 p.m. and is bring your own food and beverages. The Alumni Association will supply the grill, charcoal and condiments. Watch for the UW-Green Bay flag in the tailgate party grid.

The game begins at 6:35 p.m. Sit with fellow alums and friends with tickets costing only $8 each. The deadline for tickets is Friday, June 11, 2010. Don’t miss out on the fun!

For more information or questions, contact the Alumni Relations Office at (920) 465-2586, or e-mail

Cellcom Marathon: We still need volunteers!

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

We need and want YOUR help!
cellcom marathon volunteersPlease join your Alumni Association at a water station serving more than 5,000 runners in the Green Bay Cellcom Marathon, Sunday, May 16.

We typically start about 7:30 a.m. and are done by 10 a.m.

Then we head to the finish line for complimentary food and refreshments. It’s fun!

To volunteer or for more information, contact the Alumni Office at or call (920) 465-2586.

Photos from last year’s marathon are posted online at Alumni Photo Gallery.

Brewers Discounts for Alumni

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

All UW-Green Bay alumni have access to discounts throughout the Milwaukee Brewers’ season. All you have to do is click here, and enter the password “phoenix” and you will be able to take advantage of the various deals. The Milwaukee Brewers update this link on a weekly basis throughout the season so check back regularly.

Adult Degree visits North Central, Wis.

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

Do you live in the North Central, Wis. region and know someone who could benefit from a four-year degree? Send them our way. Academic advisers from UW-Green Bay’s Adult Degree Program will be visiting several communities April 20-26, to meet with adults who want to complete a UW bachelor’s degree without extensive commuting. Visits include the communities of Rhinelander, Wausau and Lac du Flambeau. Read more.

Shorewood has special deals for alums

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

Alumni, bring your golf game back to UW-Green Bay! . . .

  • New* members receive and extra 10% off on top of the already discounted Alumni rate
    (*New members are those who have not held a membership at Shorewood in the last three years)
  • Spring rates, $10 before 9 a.m., and normally discounted rate of $14 good anytime for alumni
  • Great location to host your friends and family or fellow Alumni for an outing, social, or both!

Athletics news

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010
phoenix-logo Orcariz, Reimer named Conference Athlete and Coach of the Year … more

Softball team takes one away from Wisconsin, Horizon here we come … more

Basketball star Hoewisch helps motivate her No. 1 fan … more