Monthly Archives: March 2012

Photo gallery: The King Speech

Mark KingMark King, one of UW-Green Bay’s most prominent alumni shared observations and advice with top Business Administration and Accounting students and others at the annual Business Week Dinner Thursday, March 8.

King, a 1981 business graduate, is CEO and president of TaylorMade-adidas, the world’s largest golf equipment manufacturer.

King addressed an audience of students, alumni, faculty and local business leaders, on the stage of the Weidner Center. He talked about the company’s remarkable recovery from its late-1990s slump and growth from a $300 million per-year operation to a $1.6 billion global giant.

Read more and see a photo gallery from the event, click here.

Alumni Association events

March 2012

  • Saturday, March 24 — Festival Foods and UWGB Alumni Association Food Drive
Benefit for local pantries, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

April 2012

  • Saturday, April 28 — Alumni Association Awards Night

Weidner Center, UW-Green Bay, 4-8 p.m.

May 2012

  • Friday-Sunday, May 4-6 — Alumni Wilderness Weekend
    Wilderness Hotel and Waterpark Resort, Wisconsin Dells
  • Saturday, May 12 – UW-Green Bay Graduates, Commencement Reception

    Titletown Brewing, 200 Dousman St., Green Bay, 8-10 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 20 — Cellcom Marathon

, 6:45-9:30 a.m.
    Volunteers Needed

June 2012

  • Friday, June 8 — Alumni Association Scholarship Golf Outing
    Royal Scot Golf Course, Green Bay