Monthly Archives: October 2011

Jingle Bell Run/Walk

logo-Jingle Bell Run/WalkThe 2011 Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run/Walk begins at 8 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 3 with the starting line at the UW Green Bay Kress Center. Dig out your red hats and bells and get into the holiday spirit by helping others fight arthritis, the nation’s most common cause of disability. Read more.

Liberty Mutual – ‘Quote for Hope’

A Message from Liberty Mutual:
Get a quote and we’ll donate $5 to fight breast cancer.

Susan G. Komen for the CureYou’re eligible to participate in the Liberty Mutual Quote for Hope campaign. Simply get an insurance quote on auto, home and renters insurance from Liberty Mutual between September 1, 2011 and November 30, 2011, and we’ll donate $5 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure® to help save lives and end breast cancer forever.

Liberty MutualGet a Quote:
Residents in the state of Wisconsin contact, Stu Ninabuck at 888-294-4717 Ext. 59903, outside the state of Wisconsin call 800-835-0894, for additional information and receive a quote. Please have your current policy and driver’s license on hand.

Alumni Benefits – Kaplan Test Prep

Alumni Association logoYour Alumni Association has partnered with Kaplan Test Prep, the world leader in preparing students for undergraduate and graduate school. A 10% discount is available on the PSAT, SAT, ACT, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, DAT, OAT or PCAT. Classes include on-site, anywhere, on-demand and tutoring options. The discount may be “stackable” with other national Kaplan promotions. To redeem the offer use the promotion code – UWGB 10 – during the checkout process. For more information, go to the Kaplan Test Prep website.

Other on-going benefits:
» Home and Auto Insurance with Liberty Mutual
» Health and Disability Insurance Options
Hotel Discounts in the Green Bay Area

Mark Your Calendar


• Saturday, Nov. 5 – Faculty Recital: David Severtson, piano, Fort Howard Hall, 2 p.m.

• Friday, Nov. 18 – Chorale, Cofrin Family Hall, Weidner Center, 7:30 p.m.

• Monday-Tuesday, Nov. 21-22 – Czech and Slovak Voice International Competition of Montreal, Jean Weidner Theatre, Weidner Center, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; 2:30-5:30 p.m.

• Tuesday, Nov. 22 – Vocal Jazz Ensembles, University Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

• Wednesday, Nov. 30 – Brass and Woodwind Ensembles, Fort Howard Hall, Weidner Center, 7:30 p.m.

• Saturday, Dec. 3 – Wind Symphony, Symphonic Band and Chorale, Cofrin Family Hall, Weidner Center, 7:30 p.m.

• Tuesday, Dec. 6 – Concert Choir and Chamber Singers, Cofrin Family Hall, Weidner Center, 7:30 p.m.

• Friday, Dec. 9 – Percussion and Hand Drumming Ensembles, University Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

• February 23-25, 29 and March 1-3 – Criminal Hearts, Jean Weidner Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

• April 20-21 – Cabaret, Cofrin Family Hall, Weidner Center, 7:30 p.m.


• Tuesday, Nov. 8 – Alumni Association Annual Meeting, Green Bay Wildlife Sanctuary. 5:30 p.m.

• Wednesday, Dec. 7 – Madison Area Alumni Reception, The Old Fashion Tavern and Grill, held in conjunction with Phoenix vs. Badger men’s basketball game. 5-7 p.m.

• Saturday, Dec. 17 – Graduate Reception, Titletown Brewing, 8-10 p.m.

• Saturday, Jan. 7 – Alumni Reception in Milwaukee, held in conjunction with UWGB vs. UW Milwaukee men’s basketball game. Location and time to be determined.

• Saturday, Jan. 28 – Men’s Basketball Alumni Weekend, The Bar on Holmgren Way, held in conjunction with men’s game vs. Butler, 4-6 p.m.

• Saturday, Feb. 11 – Women’s Alumnae Basketball Weekend, Kress Events Center, held in conjunction with Wright State Game (2 p.m. at Kress Center), 11 a.m.

• Saturday, April 28 – Alumni Association Awards, Weidner Center, 4-8 p.m.

• Friday-Sunday, May 4-6 – Alumni Wilderness Weekend in the Dells

• Saturday, May 12 – Graduate Reception, Titletown Brewing, 7-10 p.m.

• Sunday, May 20 – Cellcom Marathon, 7:30-10 a.m.