Category Archives: University News

Cabaret Sweepstakes Begins!

Celebrate Cabaret Sassy Sweepstakes - Enter to Win

Celebrate the opening of Cabaret by entering the Cabaret Sweepstakes on Facebook. Participants could win free MP3 downloads, an entire MP3 album, and two tickets to Cabaret on Friday, April 20, along with a Cabaret backstage pass. The grand prize includes dinner for four along with four tickets to see the show on Saturday, April 21.

Note: Sweepstakes Requires Access to Profile Information
In order to legally comply with Facebook policy, a promotion must be conducted via a third party application. In the case of the Cabaret Sweepstakes, we chose to use woobox.com. In order to participate in the promotion, the Sweepstakes app will prompt participants for access to profile information including name, profile picture, gender, networks, user ID, list of friends, and any other information that you have made public on your profile.

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Care to go ‘backstage’ for Cabaret?

CabaretJoin Director Laura Riddle and Cabaret cast and crew in a post-musical event called “Cabaret Backstage Pass.”

Discover Cabaret from page to stage as Director Laura Riddle presents a behind-the-scenes look at the production of this award-winning musical, in the Fort Howard Hall theater at the Weidner Center immediately following the 7:30 p.m. show on Friday, April 20.

 • Enjoy cabaret singers at the “Kit Kat Club”
• Meet and greet the cast
• German desserts and coffee
• Cash bar available
• Reservations

Reserve your space now. Passes cost $20 and may only be purchased in advance from the University Ticketing Service & Information Center, 920‑465‑2400.

You may purchase your Cabaret tickets at the same time. Reserved seating advance purchase for Cabaret — Adult: $30, $25; Under 18, Senior: $27, $22.

Meir Russ brings Israel to Green Bay

Dinner Lecture Series, Israel, with Prof. Meir Russ
Register today for the newly revived Dinner Lecture Series on Thursday, March 29, sponsored by UW-Green Bay Outreach and Adult Access.

Prof. Meir Russ will present “Israel: The High-Tech Wonder in the Desert” in the Phoenix Room of the University Union.

Enjoy an evening of international education and delicious Israeli cuisine. Cost is $24. Click for more information or to register: www.uwgb.edu/outreach/israel.

Pledge now: Chernick/Wochinske Challenge

Chernick Wochinske Challenge
Since Oct. 1, 2011 more than $40,000 in matching dollars has been donated to the University either by first-time donors, or increased gifts. Thanks Rick and Jim and everyone who has contributed so far!

But there is still time to DOUBLE YOUR IMPACT. The Challenge ends March 31, 2012, so now is the perfect time to make a gift that helps students at UW-Green Bay!


Click to give

Summer Camps for youth to adults

Youth and adults will enjoy the best this campus has to offer including high quality instruction from UW-Green Bay faculty, state-of-the-art facilities, and a perfect location for a summer learning experience offered through the Division of Outreach and Adult Access. For more on all of the camps and to register online: www.uwgb.edu/camps/.

UW-Green Bay Summer Camps
Middle School Summer Art Studio: June 18-22

High School Summer Art Studio: June 24-29

Jazz on the Bay: June 24-28 (Ends Thursday night!)

Introduction to Video Game Programming: June 24-27 (already filled)

Grandparents University: July 12-13

Middle School Band, Orchestra and Choir: July 15-20 (Ends on Friday night!)

Eco U: Water Resources: July 15-18

High School Band, Orchestra and Choir: July 22-27 (Ends on Friday night!)

Total Guitarist (including bass and drum set): July 29-August 2 (Ends on Thursday night!)

Life’s a Lab Reality Science: July 29-August 1

Arts Enrichment for Adults: July 30-August 2, evenings, for ages 16-103

Spanish in the Professions: August 6-10, all day adult program

Reminder: Green Innovations 2012

Green Innovations 2012
Green Innovations 2012 – “Water Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow”
The Environmental Management and Business Institute (EMBI) is hosting a multi-day symposium April 18-20. This year’s theme is “Water — Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow,” and features a free showing of the award-winning documentary, Tapped.

See the full line-up of events and register at: www.uwgb.edu/embi/green-innovations-2012/.