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Vote for the 2nd Edition Phoenix PRIDE Shirt

Thursday, September 11th, 2014


Designers Laura Wire ’14 and Ryan Stewart ’14 go head-to-head or “shirt-to-shirt” to raise funds for scholarships. Vote on the t–shirt design you like best! The winning tee will be unveiled at Alumni Reunion Days and one Phoenix PRIDE Shirt is included with each event registration. Click Phoenix PRIDE Shirt to vote Monday, September 15 through Friday, October 10. Attend Alumni Reunion Days to see what Phoenix PRIDE Shirt our alumni will be stylin’ this year!


Oct 24-25 Alumni Reunion Days

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

It was so much fun last year, we’d be crazy not to do it again. Join us for the second annual Alumni Reunion Days on Friday and Saturday, October 24 and 25. In addition to the many great events from last year, we’ve added an afternoon social with 70s pricing (select beer) at Shorewood, a campfire social, hayrides, an Alumni Photography Show and more! To learn more or register, visit  We look forward to seeing you there!

The Perfect Christmas Gift

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Phoenix Head Cover #1Shorewood Golf Course is selling the coolest golf head cover…the Phoenix Head Cover for $29.95 plus tax. This is the perfect gift for the golfer who loves UWGB.  They also have a variety of caps and golf shirts available as well as gift cards in any denomination. Stop in to check it out! If you would like to purchase after October 31, please contact manager, Lee Reinke at for assistance.

IMG_1332The Phoenix Bookstore has an outstanding selection of licensed apparel and gift items available for your holiday gifts. Shop during the Holiday Sale December 4-7 and save 25% storewide* (*see store for exclusions). Check out the website for up-to-date store hours and for online shopping at

Fall 2014 Tuition Raffle Winners

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Each semester the Alumni Association hosts a Tuition Raffle. The raffle generates funds to support the Association’s scholarships for students following in the footsteps of our wonderful alumni.  This year’s winners:

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Congratulations Elliott, Morgan and Roxann! Now…study hard and make us proud!

Alumni ID Card

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Alumni IDDo you like discounts, special perks and benefits? Look no further, the Alumni ID Card has been created just for you. The card and its many benefits will be unveiled this fall during Alumni Reunion Days. Watch for details at

Phoenix Friday

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

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When is Phoenix Friday? EVERY FRIDAY! If you’re back on campus on a Friday, you’ll see students, faculty, staff and visitors dressed in their favorite Phoenix gear. There are also special promotions at The Phoenix Bookstore and a 10 % discount at campus dining locations for anyone wearing UW-Green Bay or Phoenix gear.

How can you help? Bring Phoenix Friday to your work place! Take a photo of you and your friends showing your pride and wearing your Phoenix gear and post it on the alumni Facebook page for a chance to win cool prizes including a pizza party for you and your co-workers! Go Phoenix!

Green Bay Announces 2014 – 15 Men’s Basketball Schedule

Thursday, September 11th, 2014


Two non-conference neutral-site tournaments, home games against strong mid-major opponents and a full slate of Horizon League contests highlight the 2014-15 Green Bay men’s basketball schedule released by head coach Brian Wardle and the conference office on Tuesday, September 9.

This season’s home schedule features 14 regular season contests at the Resch Center, highlighted by eight Horizon League games and non-conference contests against Drake (Dec. 13), Morehead State (Dec. 17), Georgia State (Dec. 27) and Chicago State (Dec. 31). In the past four seasons under Wardle, Green Bay has posted a 46-13 home record.

For the full schedule and ticket information visit


Alumni Recruit for Alma Mater

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Who can share their positive UW-Green Bay experience better than an alum? So we’ve asked alumni in southern Wisconsin to help us out at Wisconsin Education Fairs in their area. These alumni are donating two hours of their day during the week of October 6 to tell high school students about UWGB and all that their fantastic alma mater has to offer. Check out the high schools we will be visiting. If interested in joining other alumni to recruit for UWGB, contact Director of Alumni Relations Kari Moody at 920-465-2226 or

Mon, 10/6 Tues, 10/7 Wed, 10/8 Thurs, 10/9 Fri, 10/10
9:00 – 11:00am Beloit / Beloit Memorial HS Sun Prairie / Sun Prairie HS Delavan / Delavan-Darien HS Kenosha / Carthage College Milwaukee / Mount Mary University
6:30 – 8:30pm Franklin / Franklin HS Sun Prairie / Sun Prairie HS Hartland / Arrowhead HS New Berlin / New Berlin West HS


Camelot at the Weidner Center

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

CamelotExperience Camelot’s “one brief shining moment” as Lerner and Loewe envisioned it in one of theatre’s most legendary musicals. Recount the time-honored legend of King Arthur, Guinevere, Lancelot, and the Knights of the Round Table in an enchanting fable of chivalry, majesty, and brotherhood in this four-time Tony Award® winning show. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit Camelot at the Weidner Center.