SheVegas. Sheboygan. Home. Whatever you call it, home is a wonderful place to be – so why not stay for college too? In addition to the significant cost savings, there is a heap of reasons to call this charming and quirky city your home for just a little longer. So, pause what you know about Sheboygan and the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus and reimagine yourself here. Continue reading Reimagine UW-Green Bay’s Sheboygan Campus
School. Work. Volleyball. Repeat.
That’s the life of UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus freshman Sierra Pugh. A dedicated student-athlete, Sierra decided to move from Washburn, Wisconsin to start her college journey and continue her athletic career. The Marinette Campus gave her an opportunity to do both! Hard work is nothing new to Pugh – and both her major and sport require it.
Just minutes away from the Lake Michigan shores, UW-Green Bay’s Sheboygan campus is a city highlight on a hilltop – 70 acres of wildlife, technology, and fun waiting to be explored. The ever-evolving industries of our area provide Sheboygan campus students with a unique landscape from which to begin their college journey. Whether it’s academic, athletic or art-filled – the Sheboygan campus has something for everyone!
Sitting on 40 acres of Lake Michigan coastline, UW-Green Bay’s Manitowoc campus is part of one of the nation’s most respected university systems. With an average class size of just 16, professors are able to engage with students on a personal level and guide them towards their goals for the future. There’s more to the Manitowoc campus, however than just outstanding academia; make yourself familiar with the top five must-sees of the Manitowoc campus.
When presented with other options, staying near your hometown for college doesn’t always seem like the right choice – but there’s more to that little hometown than you think. Take some time to reimagine Marinette; the campus, the city and all it has to offer you as you get ready for the next chapter of your life. Let’s start with the city.
So, you’re interested in the Marinette campus – welcome! Until a time when we can meet you physically, we’d love to show you around virtually! Here are the fun-filled places that you’ll find on UW-Green Bay’s Marinette campus.
Situated on the shores of Lake Michigan, Manitowoc is a beautiful and welcoming community – but you already know that! Just like the city itself, the UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus is full of fun and fulfilling connections just waiting for you to take advantage of. Step outside of what you think you know about Manitowoc and take a look at things you might be missing out on!
Meghan Finger has always been a well-rounded and ultra-involved student. She took AP classes in high school, played piano at her church for years and worked at a local nursing home as a receptionist. It’s no surprise then that nothing changed when she started college.
“I had close to zero career interests,” said Paige Anderson, Green Bay Preble High School graduate, and now junior at UW-Green Bay. As a first-generation student, Paige didn’t know if college was for her. It was her high school psychology class that hooked her on learning about the human brain and behavior. Suddenly, Paige found something that intrigued her – a career she wanted to pursue.
Hardworking. Bold. Passionate.
These are just a few words that define life as a UW-Green Bay student – so it’s no surprise that freshman Gwendolyn Olson easily fits the description. Born and raised in Manitowoc, Gwen has just a three-mile commute to the Manitowoc campus, where she’s pursuing an Applied Associate’s Degree and working towards double majoring in Art and Food Science with an emphasis in crop modification. For someone so involved, the day has to start early – 6 a.m. to be exact. “I tend to wake up [early] so I can go for a run at the campus gym or by the lake. On some mornings, I take my younger brother to school,” Olson says.