Monthly Archives: October 2011

Don Harden’s impact on UW-Green Bay

Don Harden
Don Harden spent 25 years at UW-Green Bay as an administrator and faculty member, including a short time as acting chancellor of UW-Green Bay. Student housing and Division I athletics were among his successes.

He continues to serve in a volunteer capacity as a member of the UW-Green Bay Foundation Inc. board of directors, as chair of the organization’s development committee. Read his story.

Video: Past meets present for Phoenix hoops

Legendary UW-Green Bay men’s basketball coach Dick Bennett spent some time at UWGB recently. The Phoenix Hall of Famer and current head coach Brian Wardle discussed a variety of topics, including Bennett’s recent visit with the men’s and women’s basketball staffs, the history of the program and the task of building a program and creating an identity. Click here to see the video.    

Mellencamp, Madeline, more at the Weidner

Weidner Center for the Performing Arts
Check out the busy winter line-up at the Weidner Center.

Go to for more information on the events listed here. There is a full calendar listing – as well as great gift ideas for all ages.

Dec. 3 – Concert features Wood Family pipe organ
Join UW-Green Bay’s Wind Symphony, Symphonic Band and Chorale with guest Michael Stefanek on the Wood Family pipe organ at 7:30 p.m., December 3 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center.

Jan. 20 – Comedian Frank Caliendo
Frank Caliendo is known for his live stand-up comedy act and countless uncanny voice and physical impersonations.  His most well-known impressions include those of George W. Bush and John Madden and he is currently a member of the “FOX NFL Sunday Pregame Show.”  See him at 8 p.m. January 20. Tickets are on sale now at or call 1-800-895-0071.