Archive for December 17, 2010

Noteworthy: High ratings for UW-Green Bay

by Office of the Chancellor | December 17, 2010

The success of Theatre, Phoenix basketball, and American Indian students at UW-Green Bay drew well-deserved recognition this month. I’ll start with theatre. When Cathy and I saw the play Almost, Maine earlier this fall we thought it was one of the best student shows we had seen in some time. The staging was professional and […]

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H.J. “Bud” Harris on ‘Eco U’ and sustainability

by Office of the Chancellor | December 17, 2010

“In 1970, UWGB’s whole mission was billed as an environmental institution… One of the things that then happened was that we changed people’s ideas about the benefits of a restored Fox River and bay… That basic foundation has proved to be the wave of the future. This University is poised to be a leader again.” […]

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Dan Madigan on ‘Eco U’ and sustainability

by Office of the Chancellor | December 17, 2010

“This University is putting it front and center and helping businesses understand the need to be environmentally sensitive… It’s core to the University’s principles. You can see it in the faculty and also the students coming out of here who are ready to go to work. They’re job ready.” — Dan Madigan, president, FEECO International

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Anthony Rieth on ‘Eco U’ and sustainability

by Office of the Chancellor | December 17, 2010

“I think there’s a great history here… We’ve got professors that have the experience of being part of the original (environmental) movement. Then we’ve got students who are part of the sustainable movement. From faculty to students, there’s interest the whole way.” — Anthony Rieth ’10, master’s student

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Key topics: Good people and great friends, inside and out

by Office of the Chancellor | December 17, 2010

Happy holidays from UW-Green Bay! My wife, Cathy, and I extend best wishes. In the Harden household, we’re looking forward to visits from children and grandchildren. For the benefit of the Sun Belt branch of the family, especially the younger members, we hope the good sledding persists. At UW-Green Bay, we’ll have a celebratory get-together […]

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Greetings…and a word about our most rewarding day

by Office of the Chancellor | December 17, 2010

Greetings from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, where the last week of fall semester 2010 is filled with final exams and special excitement for nearly 400 graduating seniors. We celebrate their achievement at mid-year Commencement Saturday afternoon (Dec. 18) at the Weidner Center. A highlight is the tradition of having a UW-Green Bay alumnus return […]

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