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Archive for July, 2011

It’s Bullfrogs Night in Green Bay

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Spend a night watching the Green Bay Bullfrogs with fellow alumni, family and friends at Joannes Stadium in Green Bay.

Green Bay Bullfrogs logoThe game starts at 7:05 p.m. on Tuesday, August 9 and UWGB Alumni receive a special deal. The $11 package includes a Bullfrogs hat, general admission ticket and a hot dog and soda voucher ($26 value). Graduates should stop by the Alumni Tent and register for door prizes — drawing to be held at the end of the fifth inning. And we will bring the bug spray — just in case!

Order your tickets online at www.frogsgroups.com and enter the password ‘uwgbalumni’ or mail in this form  to receive your special offer. ($1.50 convenience charge applies to tickets purchased online.)

See you there!

Golf outing draws crowd despite rain

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Alumni Scholarship Golf Outing
Despite rain and cool temperatures, more than 100 golf diehards and friends of UW-Green Bay took to the Royal Scot Golf Course, Friday, June 10, for the 31st Annual Alumni Scholarship Golf Outing. Check out the winners.

Record year for Grandparents’ U

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Grandparents University
It was a record year for Grandparents’ U — where grandparents and grandchildren come to the UW-Green Bay for multi-generational fun. This year a number of alumni returned, as well.

See more: video and story | photo gallery

‘Cabaret’ part of 2011-2012 theatre season

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

UW-Green Bay’s theatre program has announced its schedule for 2011-12, a season that will culminate in a special performance of Cabaret on the main stage at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Read more.

Alumni presence secures Schwabe gift

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Schwabe gift to UW-Green BayThanks to a generous donation from Schwabe, parent company of Enzymatic Therapy and employer of numerous UW-Green Bay alumni (some are pictured above), UW-Green Bay got its pick of rotary evaporation equipment, an extensive glassware selection and more. The equipment, which would be worth an estimated $15,000 to $20,000 if purchased new, was donated and appreciated. Click here to see a video, photos and to read more.

Alumni Directory Has Landed

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

alumni directory projectThe UW-Green Bay Alumni Directory project is in full swing. Publishing Concepts Incorporaterd (PCI) is helping us publish an updated directory for 2012. The first postcards and e-mails notices are out. All we need is for you to contact PCI and a representative will assist you with updating your information for the book. Visit the Alumni website at www.uwgb.edu/alumni/directory for more information.

New Benefit: Undergrad and Grad Test Prep

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Your Alumni Association has partnered with Kaplan Test Prep, the world leader in preparing students for undergraduate and graduate school. A 10% discount is available on the PSAT, SAT, ACT, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, DAT, OAT or PCAT. Classes include on-site, anywhere, on-demand and tutoring options. The discount may be “stackable” with other national Kaplan promotions. To redeem the offer use the promotion code – UWGB 10 – during the checkout process. For more information, go to the Kaplan Test Prep website.

More Alumni Perks

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Don’t forget about all of the great advantages of being a UW-Green Bay alum. Here are a few of the University benefits:

Phoenix BookstorePhoenix Bookstore —
Receive 10% off non-sale apparel and gift items. Tell the cashier you are an alum. When you order online, enter the word “Alumni” in the special instructions.
**This discount is intended for personal use only.**

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Kress Event Center Membership —
Yearlong memberships for alumni: $345 for individuals and $520 for a family membership; no joining fee.
Visit the website for more information.

Shorewood Golf Course
Shorewood Golf Course —
Check the prices for day and summer passes.
Just identify yourself as an alum.

Be A Volunteer

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

» Want to learn more about serving on the Alumni Association Board of Directors?
» Or volunteer opportunities for upcoming events?

Contact the Alumni Office at (920) 465-2586, or alumni@uwgb.edu.
Fill out and submit the volunteer interest form.