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Holiday Wish list for Phoenix Alumni, Fans, and Friends

Still have some holiday shopping to do? Consider this a holiday favor from your favorite University. It’s a holiday shopping list for alumni, friends and fans of the Phoenix.

50th Anniversary Wine – Captain’s Walk Winery

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UW-Green Bay and Captain’s Walk Winery celebrate the University’s golden anniversary with a commemorative Cabernet Sauvignon. Aged 25 months in medium toast French oak, this well-balanced red teems with vibrant fruit aromas and gentle tannins and can stand up to a feast of wild game or prime rib. Join them in toasting 50 years of UW-Green Bay and a bright future of innovation, transformation, and community. The commemorative wine is available to purchase at Captain’s Walk, http://captainswalkwinery.com/.

Phoenix Pride T-Shirt

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The Phoenix PRIDE Shirt is a unique collectible, with a new design each year and proceeds directed to student scholarships. This year, 1997 alum, John Konecny designed the shirt. To purchase, order online at www.thephoenixbookstore.com: Phoenix Pride t-shirt 2616960

Dedicate a Seat at the Kress Events Center

Take A Seat at the Kress Events Center this Christmas! For a $100 contribution, engrave the name of a person you would like to honor (a family member, your company, a favorite student, professor or alumnus) on a seat nameplate in the spectacular Kress Events Center. There are four options of engraving on the nameplate. To Take A Seat this holiday season, visit KEC Take A Seat Campaign or contact Molly Vandervest at 920-465-2010 or vandermo@uwgb.edu.

Weidner Center Entertainment

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What could be better than the Gift of Entertainment: Tickets to an upcoming Weidner Center performance are a great choice for those on your holiday list.

Coming up
1-22 — Vocalosity
1/30 — Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny
2/2 — L.A. Theatre Works – Bram Stoker’s Dracula
2/12 — Celtic Nights
2/18 — The Peking Acrobats
2/25 — Once

And so much more!
Visit www.weidnercenter.com for a full schedule of events.

UWGB Camelbak Water Bottle

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The Phoenix Bookstore always keeps its biggest seller — the UWGB logoed Camelbak water bottles — in stock. With so many colors to choose from, it’s the perfect gift for anyone on your list. Purchase in store or online: CamelBak Water Bottle 2510570

GB Golden – Titletown Brewing Company

This holiday season, Titletown Brewery in Green Bay is featuring a Kölsch style ale called GB Golden in honor of UWGB’s 50th Anniversary celebration. GB Golden is a slightly malt balanced, light bodied, golden beer; closest style to an American Lager. At Titletown Brewery you can purchase a glass for $3 or a growler to deliver to your favorite beer connoisseur. http://www.titletownbrewing.com/

Green Bay Basketball Tickets

Treat your favorite Phoenix family to a Green Bay women’s or men’s basketball game. Festival Foods Family Games are a great treat for any friends of the Phoenix.

Festival Foods Family Games:

  • WBB ($5 youth tickets):
    • Dec. 19 vs. South Dakota State at 5 p.m.
    • Jan. 16 vs. UIC at 1 p.m.
    • Feb. 6 vs. Milwaukee at 1 p.m.
  • MBB ($2 hot dogs and $1 sodas):
    • Jan. 2 vs. Northern Kentucky at 1 p.m.
    • Feb. 26 vs. UIC at 7 p.m.

http://www.uwgb.edu/tickets/ or e-mail phoenixtickets@uwgb.edu with questions.

Evolution of the Phoenix T-Shirt

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This item is a perfect gift for all UWGB Alumni! The Evolution of the Phoenix t-shirts represents all decades of Phoenix logos on one shirt, so you can represent your favorite University with the logo you most identify with! Purchase in store or online: Evolution of the Phoenix T-Shirt 2615244

Shorewood Golf Course – Golfing at 2015 pricing

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How would your loved ones like a membership in 2016 at 2015 prices? Now is the time at Shorewood Golf Course. You can also purchase merchandise, gift cards and more. E-mail Lee Reinke at reinkel@uwgb.edu for details or visit www.thephoenixbookstore.com and type “Shorewood” in the search field to purchase Shorewood apparel online.

Phoenix “Ugly Sweater” Crewneck Sweatshirt

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Join the new Ugly Sweater trend with a brand new “ugly sweater” crewneck sweatshirt from The Phoenix Bookstore. Get yours today at the Phoenix Bookstore. Purchase in store or online: Ugly Sweater Crew 2616882

University Union Gift Card

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Gift cards purchased at the University Union can be redeemed in many places throughout the campus including the Weidner Center, Shorewood Golf Course, Kress Events Center, University Dining Services and The Phoenix Bookstore. To purchase, visit the University Ticketing Center in the University Union. For a complete list of redeemable locations, go to www.uwgb.edu/union/info-desk/products/.

Phoenix Blanket

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Snuggle up with a fuzzy UWGB blanket to keep you and your loved ones warm during the coldest time of the year. Order yours at www.thephoenixbookstore.com or purchase at The Phoenix Bookstore in the University Union. Purchase in store or online: Logo Blanket 2515028

Alumni Ornament

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Help your favorite fan and friend show their alumni pride with a one-of-a-kind snowflake alumni ornament. To purchase, visit The Phoenix Bookstore in the University Union or order online at www.thephoenixbookstore.com Purchase in store or online: Alumni Ornament 2515357

UWGB Throwback (to the 70s) T-Shirt

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Do you remember the ribbed sleeves and collars of the 70s? If so, you will want the authentic 70s replica t-shirt, brought back for the 50th Anniversary. Back for a limited time. Get yours at The Phoenix Bookstore! Purchase in store or online: Throwback T-Shirt 2616900

Nike Youth Sweatpants

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For the first time, The Phoenix Bookstore is carrying Nike youth sweatpants in your choice of gray or black. Visit at the University Union or order online at www.thephoenixbookstore.com. Purchase in store or online: Nike Youth Sweatpants 2616860

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Phoenix Steak Fry at Lambeau Field

On Tuesday, April 17, the Green Bay Athletics Department and the Green Bay Packers will again team up to hold the 12th annual Phoenix-Packers Steak Fry at the Lambeau Field Atrium.
This is a joint venture between Green Bay’s most legendary teams, the Green Bay Phoenix and the Green Bay Packers, with all proceeds benefiting Green Bay student-athlete scholarship fund. Over the past 11 years, the proceeds from this event have yielded nearly $600,000 in support of student-athlete scholarships.
Individual tickets are $100/person and must be purchased in advance. Doors open at 5 p.m. and there will be a social hour and open bar followed by an all-you-can-eat steak dinner at 6 p.m. The evening will conclude with a program at 6:45 p.m. and a live auction that begins at 7 p.m.
The live auction will feature a number of trips and packages, highlighted by getaway trips to the men’s basketball team’s games at Virginia and Wisconsin, a Green Bay Packers gameday package and an exclusive dinner for a guest and friends at head men’s basketball coach Brian Wardle’s house.
The silent auction items include: Green Bay Packers’ memorabilia and autographed items, Green Bay basketball gameday packages and state-of-the-art electronics, tailgate items and more.
To order tickets or to find out more information, call Jeanne Stangel, Associate Athletics Director/Phoenix Fund Director, at (920) 465-2053 or visit GreenBayPhoenix.com.

February 2 – Alumni Association Hosts Women’s Basketball Event

The UW-Green Bay Alumni Association is hosting a reception event at the Saturday, February 2 Green Bay Women’s Basketball game against UIC.

The event begins at 1:15 p.m. with a reception in the Phoenix Fund Events Room at the Kress Events Center. There will be great food and drink along with other cool stuff to cheer on the Green Bay Phoenix. The game begins at 2 p.m. There will also be chances to win fantastic prizes.

Cost is a donation of $7 for alumni and $10 for non alumni guests. Please RSVP to the Alumni Relations Office by Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at alumni@uwgb.edu.

Date: Saturday, February 2, 2013
Time: 1:15 p.m.
Location: Kress Events Center, reception in the Phoenix Fund Events Room

Save the Date – UWGB Alumni Association Hosts Men’s Basketball Event!


The UW-Green Bay Alumni Association is hosting a reception event at the January 12 Green Bay Men’s Basketball game against UIC. The night begins at 5:30 p.m. with an exclusive reception in the Oneida Room at the Resch Center. At the reception, there will be great food and drink along with other cool stuff to cheer on the Green Bay Phoenix. The game begins at 7 p.m. There will also be chances to win some fantastic prizes.  More information is coming soon so stay tuned!

CANCELLED: Jan 12 – Alumni Association Hosts Men’s Basketball Event

 

Notice: This event has been cancelled do to the Packers playoff game this Saturday

We will reschedule for a later date so please watch for the upcoming alumni e-newsletter and other communications for more information.

The UW-Green Bay Alumni Association is hosting a reception event at the Saturday, Jan. 12 Green Bay Men’s Basketball game against UIC.

The night begins at 5:30 p.m. with an exclusive reception in the Oneida Room at the Resch Center. At the reception, there will be great food and drink along with other cool stuff to cheer on the Green Bay Phoenix. The game begins at 7 p.m. There will also be chances to win some fantastic prizes.

Cost is $10 for alumni and $15 for non-alumni guests.

Please RSVP to the Alumni Relations Office by Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013 at alumni@uwgb.edu.

Date: Saturday, January 12, 2013
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Resch Center, reception in the Oneida Room

Phoenix Phanatics…Connect, win!

UW-Green Bay is launching a new social media engagement program where alumni, students and anyone interested in the University can show their support by engaging on social networks and earning rewards through our new Phoenix Phanatics Rewards program.

Developed in partnership with Lodestone Sports, the leader in social media programs for college sports, fans receive points for participating in social media activities such as ‘liking’ Facebook posts, commenting, sharing, tweeting hashtags, re-tweeting, watching a YouTube video, checking in on Foursquare or Facebook and more.

The UWGB Alums Facebook Page is one of these pages!

The program tracks overall point leaders from all participating UW-Green Bay departments. In addition, fans can sign up for special promotions, coupons or become the Fan of the Week on Facebook pages. This will allow UW-Green Bay to create a unique experience and promotion for each department, drive awareness and reward our fans. There will be grand prizes, giveaways and special fan experiences.

This is just the beginning as participating UW-Green Bay departments will be adding new social platforms and additional ways to earn points and engage. So check it out and start earning rewards today!  What a fun and easy way to stay connected to your alma mater!

http://phoenixphanatics.com