#UWGBLove

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Print this sign and take a selfie showing your #UWGBLOVE for a chance to win a Valentine’s gift package valued at $200! Your #UWGBLOVE selfie must be posted to the alumni Facebook page or submitted to the alumni office at alumni@uwgb.edu by Thursday, February 11. Be creative and have fun! The winning selfie will be randomly selected and announced on Friday, February 12.

 

Download a printable sign (pdf)

Volunteers Needed for UW-Green Bay Relay for Life event

UWGBThe American Cancer Society, Colleges Against Cancer is seeking volunteers in the Green Bay area to be a part of the annual University of Wisconsin, Green Bay Relay For Life event scheduled for April 22nd, 2016. Community volunteers lead and organize each local event with the support of Society staff. From assisting with planning the annual event to taking part the day-of, there are various volunteer opportunities for interested community members.

The Relay For Life program is a community-based event where teams and individuals camp out at a school, park, or fairground and take turns walking or running around a track or path. Each team has at least one participant on the track at all times and participates in raising funds to support the American Cancer Society’s mission to finish the fight against cancer. Four million people participated in more than 6,000 events worldwide last year.

If you would like to join the Relay For Life of the University of Wisconsin, Green Bay as a volunteer, visit us online at relayforlife.org/UWGB or call Ashley Wenzel at (920) 321-1374.

 

Green Bay Phoenix Fan Bus Trip

86f7b51c-3651-47e3-b185-52c8f2b26190What better way to spend a Phoenix Friday than hopping a bus and enjoying a road game with the Phoenix! Follow the fun and excitement of Green Bay Phoenix men’s basketball with a Phoenix Fan Bus Trip to UW-Milwaukee!

Time: Pregame Party – 5 p.m., Game – 7 p.m.
Bus Information: Bus leaves the Kress Events Center at 2:45 p.m. and then picks up at the GV exit Park and Ride.
Milwaukee Locations: Pregame Party – Milwaukee Theatre, Game – UWM Panther Arena
Cost (per person): $50 pregame package, $35 bus ride and game ticket only

Cost includes transportation to and from the game, pregame party with lots of great food at the Milwaukee Theatre (cash bar available) and game ticket. Bus only, pregame party only or game ticket only options may be available by contacting Director of Alumni Relations Kari Moody at moodyk@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2226. To guarantee your spot on the bus, please register by downloading the order form and sending it in by Monday, January 25. Departure times subject to change. Confirmation emails will be sent prior to the event.

Phoenix Bash and Green Bay Men’s Basketball Game

FTABIFXPUGMXFXE_20160118182608You are invited to a Phoenix Bash at the Green Bay Distillery prior to the Green Bay men’s basketball game against UW-Milwaukee on Monday, February 15 at 5 p.m. UWM alumni and friends are also invited so we need to show up in full force! Depending on attendance, we will host friendly competitions between schools so be there to show support for your alma mater!

Cost is $20 for alumni, $25 for non-alumni guests and $12 for children (under age 18) and includes your ticket to the game.* There will be great food, a cash bar, cool stuff to cheer on your Green Bay Phoenix. and chances to win fantastic prizes.

Date: Monday, February 15, 2016
Time: 5 p.m. – Phoenix Bash at Green Bay Distillery, 7 p.m. – Game at the Resch Center

Please register by Thursday, February 11 at https://phoenixbash2016.eventbrite.com.

*Advance registration is required for entry into the reception.

Vocalosity and aca-perfect concert experience at the Weidner Center

Vocalosity-Ver-2VOCALOSITY (Friday, Jan. 22) is the all-new live concert event from the creative mind of artistic producer Deke Sharon (Pitch Perfect, The Sing-Off) that takes a cappella to a whole new level! This fast-paced production features an all-star ensemble of diverse young vocalists singing some of today’s chart-topping hits in brand-new arrangements that set a new standard for 12-part harmony. You will hear music from The Beatles to Bruno Mars and more. Combine that with direction and choreography from Sean Curran (Stomp original cast member) and you have an exhilarating evening of song unlike anything you’ve ever seen or heard, live on stage.

It’s the aca-perfect concert experience! For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the Weidner Center or call 800-895-0071.

Bowling with a Cop for Scholarships

ready-to-roll-2-1149858-mJoin UW-Green Bay police officers from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Sunday, March 6 at Ashwaubenon Bowling Alley, 2929 Allied Lane, Green Bay. All proceeds benefit a UW-Green Bay Public Safety scholarship for UWGB students. Raffle prizes will be available including autographed Packers memorabilia, overnight hotel stays, game tickets and MORE! You can also contribute to the scholarship just by bringing your appetite. 10% of all food sales will also be donated to the scholarship. Cost is only $10 per person if preregistered and $12 per person at the door. Registration includes two hours of unlimited bowling and shoe rental. Pre-registration is open until end of day Friday, March 4. To register, visit https://uwgbbowlcop16.eventbrite.com.

There will be lots of fun and games for the kids including face painting, police themed crafts and radar your bowling ball speed. There will also be appearances by Phlash the Phoenix and McGruff the Crime Dog. For more information or to donate raffle items, contact Chief Tom Kujawa at 465-2300 or email kujawat@uwgb.edu.

Travel to Detroit to see your Green Bay Phoenix at Motor City Madness

Horizon-League-Motor-City-Madness-at-Joe-Louis-Arena-March-5-8-2015Join UW-Green Bay alums, students and fans at Motor City Madness in Detroit, March 5-8, to cheer on the Phoenix men’s basketball team in its quest for a NCAA Tournament berth.

An all-session ticket will cover all nine games of the tournament, which runs from March 5-8 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. Fans can purchase tickets by visiting MotorCityMadness.HorizonLeague.com/tickets and entering “PHOENIX” in the promo code.

Fans purchasing an all-session ticket will also receive a complimentary T-shirt, which will be redeemable throughout the tournament on the Joe Louis Arena concourse.

Purchase all-session tickets now or purchase single-session tickets in UWGB’s fan block starting Monday, Feb. 15. Any remaining single-session tickets go on sale Monday, Feb. 22. All tickets are available by visiting MotorCityMadness.HorizonLeague.com/tickets or by calling the Joe Louis Arena Ticket Sales & Service Office at (313) 471-7575.

The Horizon League men’s basketball tournament is returning to a single-site format for the first time since 2002. For the latest information on teams, fan activities and the city of Detroit, visit MotorCityMadness.HorizonLeague.com.