Monthly Archives: September 2010

Sneak peak at UW-Green Bay basketball

Phlash the Phoenix

The schedules are out for the 2010-11 men’s and women’s basketball seasons.

The men will kick off at home against Minnesota Duluth at the Kress Center on Nov. 13. The women face Bucky and the rest of the Badgers for their regular-season opener at the Kress Center on Nov. 18. Get ready for an exciting season!

To view full schedules or to get caught up on all of your other favorite Phoenix teams, go to

Plan now for Phoenix Fan Fest

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Phoenix Fan Fest will take place Saturday, Nov. 13, from 1-5 p.m. at the Kress Events Center. The event will include numerous activities, including inflatables, face painting, balloons, games, an appearance from Phlash the Phoenix and opportunities for autographs from your favorite Green Bay student-athletes. Kids who attend Phoenix Fan Fest will receive free admission to the 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13 men’s basketball game. Athletics will be hosting a number of events at the Kress Events Center during UW-Green Bay’s Family Weekend, Nov. 12-14, including the volleyball team’s season finale against UIC on Friday, Nov. 12.

For more information about this event visit

Alumni in the news

Everyday UW-Green Bay alumni are being recognized for their work, volunteerism, compassion and more: Read below about a few of them we’ve managed to locate.

Have an idea for an alumni feature? E-mail Sue Bodilly, and make a suggestion.

Eric Fowle Eric Fowle ’92 wins award for work with Niagara Escarpment
Read more.
Rick Chernick UW-Green Bay’s “distinguished” and “outstanding” hear about the “U”
Read more.
Joe Schoenebeck Joe Schoenebeck’s ’01 laugh and giving spirit are contagious
Read more.

Presenting . . . your alumni leaders

Executive Committee
Joel Hansen, ’01
CPA & Supervisor, Schenck S.C.

Angela Hoisington, ’00
Vice President

Account Manager, Direct Supply, Inc.

Sarah Inman, ’92
Vice President

Community Impact Manager, Brown County United Way

Donna Sheedy, ’94

Manager Investor Relations, Wisconsin Public Service Corp.

Daniel Schulz, ’05

Senior Accountant, Schenck S.C.

Continuing Board Members
Daniel Brzozowski, ’05
Associate Attorney, Brennan Steil S.C.

Steven Dill, ’88
Vice President/Business Banker
M&I Marshall & Isley Bank

Angela Duckart, ’03
SMARTMD, Customer Care Associate

William Gaddis, ’00
Asst. General Manager, Springhill Suites by Marriott

Jennifer Keene-Crouse, ’04
Academic Advisor, Bentley University

Elaina Koltz, ’06
Financial Aid Adviser, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Amanda Larson, ’07
Staff Accountant, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP

Carrie Schilz, ’88
Account Administrator, Wachovia Securities Financial Network

James Schwartz, ’83
Business Development Manager, Georgia Pacific Corporation

Colleen Sheahan, ’86
Financial Advisor, Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated

Tyler Vorpagel, ’07
Field Representative, Congressman Tom Petrie

New Board Members
Kent Eggan, 08
Vice President, Dean Distributing

Matthew Kehl, 09
Sales Representative, Gnome Games

Cheryl Paul, 85
Director of Operations, Nielsen Company

Tiffani Wille, 09
Community Volunteer

Insurance options . . . just for you

Short-Term Medical Insurance:

GradMed Short-term major medical insurance logoGradMed 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 health care costs. GradMed provides protection from the major expenses associated with an accident or unexpected illness.

Click here to learn more about GradMed.

Health Insurance, Life Insurance and Financial Planning:

The Alumni Insurance ProgramYour Alumni Association partners with American Insurance Administrators (AIA) to offer graduates and friends of the University group life insurance, health insurance and financial service plans that can protect you for a lifetime. This offering includes GradMed short-term health insurance — great for new grads and other alumni between jobs. AIA has been working with colleges and universities for more than 30 years.

For more, visit the Alumni Insurance Program website.

Auto and Home Insurance:

Liberty Mutual Insurance CompanyYour Alumni Association partners with Liberty Mutual to offer Group Savings Plus®, which provides discounts on auto and homeowners insurance to our graduates.

Click on Liberty Mutual Insurance to learn more and to contact a representative near you. Be sure to identify yourself as a UW-Green Bay alumni to receive an additional discount.

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