Category Archives: Events

Krash the Kress

Basic RGBKrash the Kress is a super cool event especially for UWGB alumni, students and friends. For the first time ever, a Green Bay men’s conference basketball game will be played on campus on Carol’s Court at the Kress Events Center, so we’ve put together an awesome tailgate party to get everyone ready to cheer on the Phoenix! Krash the Kress registration includes your game ticket, great tailgate food, two beverage tickets good for Bud products or soda, an epically awesome, long sleeve Krash the Kress t-shirt and fun swag to cheer on the team. The band Feel Good Kids will perform and the UW-Green Bay Pep Band, Green Bay cheerleaders and Phlash will be there too. Finally, there will be lots of drawings for fantastic prizes.

Date: Friday, February 16
Time: Tailgate Party from 6 p.m. – 7:45 p.m., Green Bay Men’s Basketball game vs. UIC at 8 p.m.                                                                                                                                                 Location: Tailgate Party in the East and West Gyms, Game on Carol’s Court – Kress Events Center                                                                                                                                                       Cost: $20 adult ticket and tailgate, $10 youth ticket and tailgate, $10 adult tailgate only, $5 youth tailgate only
Questions, contact Director of Alumni Relations Kari Moody at 920-465-2226 or moody@uwgb.edu.

Join us at a Regional Alumni Event

18034213_10155544817003455_2161367701246243410_nJoin fellow alumni at a regional networking event! This is a great way to get to know other alumni living in your area. Cost to attend is $10 per person and includes heavy hors d’oeuvres.  The first 50 people to register for each event receive a complimentary beverage ticket.

  • Northern Door County
    • Wednesday, September 20: Chop, Sister Bay, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
    • Program: University and alumni update
    • Register at https://uwgbsb17.eventbrite.com
  • Madison
    • Tuesday, September 26: The Great Dane, Fitchburg, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
    • Alumni update and presentation by Professor Gaurav Basal on Big Data
    • Register at https://uwgbalumnigatheringmad17.eventbrite.com
  • Milwaukee
    • Tuesday, October 17: Sprecher Brewing Company, Glendale, 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
    • Alumni Association Social and Annual Meeting
    • Register at https://uwgbam17.eventbrite.com

Alumni Volunteers Needed!

14753409_10154902680633455_761023201703995074_oYour help is needed! Please consider volunteering for one of the following opportunities:

    • Wisconsin Education Fair: Seeking volunteers to recruit for UWGB at Wisconsin Education Fairs September 25-29 in the Madison-Milwaukee areas. For more information click here. If interested in volunteering, please email Director of Alumni Relations Kari Moody at moodyk@uwgb.edu by Friday, September 22.
    • Bellin Women’s Half Marathon Water Station: Looking for alumni to volunteer at our water station Saturday, October 7. This is a volunteer opportunity you do not want to miss! It is so much fun! Volunteers typically start at 7:45 a.m. and are done by 11 a.m. To sign up to volunteer, click here and select #6 under the Water Stations section.

Upcoming Weidner Center Performances

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The season kicks off in October with The Simon & Garfunkel Story. This 50th Anniversary celebration features a full band, huge projection photos and original film footage. Patron favorites, Jerry Seinfeld, Holiday Pops, Doctors in Recital and Riverdance 20 Years return this season. Highlights of the season include the Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical Rogers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella and the Tony®, Grammy® and Olivier® Award-winning Best Musical the Jersey Boys. This season includes a “first” for the The Green Bay Civic Symphony, in collaboration with the UW-Green Bay Music program, as they present Verdi’s Requiem.

Upcoming performances include:

The Simon and Garfunkel Story
October 13: 7:30 p.m.

Champions of Magic
October 25: 7:30pm

Peppa Pig Live
November 10: 6 p.m.

Holiday Pops
December 8: 7:30 p.m.

More performances here.

 

UWGB Alumni Night at Bullfrogs Baseball Game

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Friday, July 14, 2017

Joannes Stadium
1450 E. Walnut Street
Green Bay, WI 54301

6:00 p.m. Alumni Tailgate
7:05 p.m. Green Bay Bullfrogs vs. Wisconsin Rapids Rafters

$16 Tailgate Tickets: includes all-you-can-eat and unlimited soda and water from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., as well as a stadium seat.

Register at Green Bay Bullfrogs by Friday, July 7, 2017.

Questions can be directed to Kari Moody, Director of Alumni Relations, at 920-465-2226 or sent via email to moody@uwgb.edu.

Alumni Volunteers Needed!

Your help is needed! Please consider volunteering for one of the following opportunities:

  • Cellcom Marathon: Looking for alumni to volunteer at our water station in the Green Bay Cellcom Marathon on Sunday, May 21. This is a volunteer opportunity you do not want to miss! It is so much fun! Volunteers typically start at 8:30 a.m. and are done by 11:30 a.m. To sign up to volunteer, visit Cellcom volunteer.
  • Commencement Receiving Line: Congratulate and welcome our newest graduates to the Alumni Association by volunteering for the Commencement receiving line. It is easy and fun! Arrive at the Kress Events Center by 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 13, 2017, to claim your FREE Rock the Resch t-shirt and stand in line with fellow alums to cheer on UWGB’s spring 2017 graduating class. To volunteer, sign up at Commencement Receiving Line.Questions, contact Director of Alumni Relations Kari Moody at 920-465-226 or moodyk@uwgb.edu by Wednesday, May 10.
  • Needed, volunteers to help with 37th Annual Scholarship Golf Outing, June 9: Last year we raised $23,000 for UWGB scholarships and this year we are working to increase that in our support of students. Check out our many volunteer opportunities here and help us support UW-Green Bay students.

Alumni Link Career Fair, Networking Social and Conversation

Join UW System alumni at a Career Fair and Networking Event promoting fantastic job opportunities in the Brown County area. The day starts with a Career Fair featuring 50 great companies and organizations looking for the best and brightest. There will then be a relaxed networking event allowing you the opportunity to connect with fellow alumni from your University or a chance to meet UW System alumni with similar work experiences in your field. Finally, the event will conclude with a fantastic interactive presentation titled, “The Upside of Anger: In the Workplace and on the Homefront,” by UW-Green Bay Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology). This is a relevant conversation you do not want to miss!
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Wednesday, May 24
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.: Career Fair
6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.: Networking Reception
7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.: Faculty Conversation

Please register by Friday, May 19. For questions, contact UWGB Director of Alumni Relations Kari Moody at moodyk@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2226.