Monthly Archives: February 2011

Manitowoc, Milwaukee-we’re coming to you

Manitowoc-Area Reception

Meet with fellow alums and Chancellor Tom Harden from 5-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12 at the Best Western Lakefront Hotel in Manitowoc. This event is free and includes complimentary hors d’oeuvres, cash bar and door prizes. RSVP to alumni@uwgb.edu is appreciated.

Milwaukee-Area Reception

Previously scheduled for Tuesday, March 22, the Milwaukee-area alumni reception has been moved to 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 20. The reception will still be held at the Milwaukee Art Museum. Come out and meet with Chancellor Harden and get updated on “Your U!” A $10 fee will get you parking, a pass to the museum and hors d’oeuvres. There will also be a cash bar and door prizes available. RSVP to this event by April 10 at alumni@uwgb.edu.

Summer camps for kids and adults

Movie-making, Life’s a Lab, art, music, and more.

Check out the UW-Green Bay Summer Camps line-up:
Middle School Summer Art Studio: June 20-24
High School Summer Art Studio: June 26-July 1
Jazz on the Bay: June 26-June 30
Grandparents’ University: July 7-8
Middle School Band, Orchestra and Choir: July 17-22
High School Band, Orchestra and Choir: July 24-29
Total Guitarist (bass and drum set): July 31-August 4
Life’s a Lab Reality Science: July 31-August 3
Arts Enrichment for Adults: August 1-4, afternoons

For more camp info and to register: www.uwgbsummercamps.com

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Think warmth, think the Wilderness

Wilderness Hotel and Waterpark ResortIt is coming upon us again — Alumni Weekend at the Wilderness Hotel & Waterpark Resort in Wisconsin Dells, May 6-8.

For $109 per night (plus taxes and resort fees), your family of four can reserve a double-queen room and receive unlimited access to the resort’s four indoor waterparks and four-story interactive play park. Additional family members are $15 each.

Secure a room by calling 1-800-867-9453. When making your reservation, mention group name UW-Green Bay Alumni #905158. Reservation deadline is April 6!

Request a flyer from the alumni office at alumni@uwgb.edu and bring it with you for your weekend stay and receive one free kid’s breakfast buffet with one paid adult’s breakfast buffet at the Wild Canyon Cafe.

Alumni special at Shorewood

Shorewood Golf Course
Alumni — purchase a pre-season, four-person golf package by March 16, 2011 — for only $60 (limit four packages per person). Golf package includes golf, cart and lunch for four. Call 920-465-2118 to purchase.

Don’t forget, Shorewood is a great course for corporate or social golf outings.

• Learn more about the nine-hole plus lunch package by calling 920-465-2118.
• Learn more about this scenic nine-hole golf course, located at UW-Green Bay, by visiting www.uwgb.edu/shorewood.

Congratulations to our Young Professionals

The Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the Current Young Professionals Awards on Thursday, Jan. 27 and several UW-Green Bay alumni were presented with the “Future 15″ honor.

Congratulations to:

Jody Weyers ’96, volunteer and communications director, American Red Cross
Jacqueline Frank ’00, executive director, National Railroad Museum
Ryan Price ’07, partner development coordinator, Schreiber Foods
Mary Frank-Arlt ’08, community relations specialist, Wisconsin Public Service

Though not an alum, congratulations also to Adi Redzic, program director at The Mauthe Center, (formerly the Ecumenical Center).