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Congratulations Spring 2012 graduates

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Grad Reception Photopile

Graduating seniors celebrated their big day. More than 700 new alumni crossed the stage during the ceremony, out of more than 900 who are eligible to receive degrees in May and August, bringing our number of alumni to over 30,000.

See the photos of the UWGB Alumni Commencement Reception.

We’re coming to see you.

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

• March 24 – Fond du Lac Area Reception – Windhover Center for the Arts

Alumni and friends are invited to the first-ever UW-Green Bay-Fond du Lac area alumni social on Thursday, March 24. Catch up on the latest happenings at your alma mater. The complimentary hors d’oeuvres social is from 5-6 p.m., followed by introductions and  brief remarks from Chancellor Thomas Harden at 6 p.m. The event will be held at the Windhover Center for the Arts, 51 Sheboygan St., Fond du Lac. Door prize drawing follows the Chancellor’s remarks. Please RSVP by Friday, March 18 to Tyler Vorpagel ’07 at 920-265-7720 or, or the UW-Green Bay Alumni Office at 920-465-2586 or

Special note: Street parking is free after 5 p.m. and area business parking lots are available as well.

• April 12 – Manitowoc Area Reception – Best Western Lakefront

Your UW-Green Bay Alumni Association returns to Manitowoc on Tuesday, April 12, at the Best Western Lakefront Hotel in Manitowoc. Meet Chancellor Thomas Harden and get the update on the latest happenings at the University. Social begins at 5 p.m. with complimentary hors d’oeuvres and cash bar. Introductions at 6 p.m. with comments from the Chancellor to follow. RSVP by Friday, April 1 to the UW-Green Bay Alumni Office at 920-465-2586 or

• April 20 – Milwaukee Area Reception – Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee area alumni and friends are invited to the Milwaukee Art Museum for an “Update of Your U” on Wednesday, April 20. Hors d’oeuvres/cash bar reception begins at 5 p.m., with introductions and comments from Chancellor Thomas Harden at 6 p.m. The cost is $10 per person and includes parking, a pass to the museum and the reception. Contact the UW-Green Bay Alumni Office at 920-465-2586 to register.  An RSVP by April 10 is appreciated,

First a free reception, then the big game

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Join fellow UW-Green Bay alumni at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 5 at Centercourt Pub & Grille in Milwaukee to get fired up for the big game as the Phoenix men take on rival UWM.

Bring friends and family. There is no charge — simply RSVP via e-mail to with “BB pre-game” in the subject line.

After the pre-game reception, head on over to the game! Tip off is at 2 p.m. Need a ticket and want to sit with fellow alums and fans? Contact Marilyn McCarey, UWGB Athletics Ticket Director at (920) 465-5125, or

Manitowoc, Milwaukee-we’re coming to you

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Manitowoc-Area Reception

Meet with fellow alums and Chancellor Tom Harden from 5-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12 at the Best Western Lakefront Hotel in Manitowoc. This event is free and includes complimentary hors d’oeuvres, cash bar and door prizes. RSVP to is appreciated.

Milwaukee-Area Reception

Previously scheduled for Tuesday, March 22, the Milwaukee-area alumni reception has been moved to 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 20. The reception will still be held at the Milwaukee Art Museum. Come out and meet with Chancellor Harden and get updated on “Your U!” A $10 fee will get you parking, a pass to the museum and hors d’oeuvres. There will also be a cash bar and door prizes available. RSVP to this event by April 10 at