Bowling with a Cop for Scholarships

ready-to-roll-2-1149858-mJoin UW-Green Bay police officers from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Sunday, March 6 at Ashwaubenon Bowling Alley, 2929 Allied Lane, Green Bay. All proceeds benefit a UW-Green Bay Public Safety scholarship for UWGB students. Raffle prizes will be available including autographed Packers memorabilia, overnight hotel stays, game tickets and MORE! You can also contribute to the scholarship just by bringing your appetite. 10% of all food sales will also be donated to the scholarship. Cost is only $10 per person if preregistered and $12 per person at the door. Registration includes two hours of unlimited bowling and shoe rental. Pre-registration is open until end of day Friday, March 4. To register, visit https://uwgbbowlcop16.eventbrite.com.

There will be lots of fun and games for the kids including face painting, police themed crafts and radar your bowling ball speed. There will also be appearances by Phlash the Phoenix and McGruff the Crime Dog. For more information or to donate raffle items, contact Chief Tom Kujawa at 465-2300 or email kujawat@uwgb.edu.

Travel to Detroit to see your Green Bay Phoenix at Motor City Madness

Horizon-League-Motor-City-Madness-at-Joe-Louis-Arena-March-5-8-2015Join UW-Green Bay alums, students and fans at Motor City Madness in Detroit, March 5-8, to cheer on the Phoenix men’s basketball team in its quest for a NCAA Tournament berth.

An all-session ticket will cover all nine games of the tournament, which runs from March 5-8 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. Fans can purchase tickets by visiting MotorCityMadness.HorizonLeague.com/tickets and entering “PHOENIX” in the promo code.

Fans purchasing an all-session ticket will also receive a complimentary T-shirt, which will be redeemable throughout the tournament on the Joe Louis Arena concourse.

Purchase all-session tickets now or purchase single-session tickets in UWGB’s fan block starting Monday, Feb. 15. Any remaining single-session tickets go on sale Monday, Feb. 22. All tickets are available by visiting MotorCityMadness.HorizonLeague.com/tickets or by calling the Joe Louis Arena Ticket Sales & Service Office at (313) 471-7575.

The Horizon League men’s basketball tournament is returning to a single-site format for the first time since 2002. For the latest information on teams, fan activities and the city of Detroit, visit MotorCityMadness.HorizonLeague.com.

Get your 50th Anniversary Third Edition Phoenix PRIDE Shirt

12238128_10154000496043455_788011948133767371_o The Phoenix PRIDE Shirt is a unique collectible, with a new design each year selected by popular vote. This year 12 alumni submitted designs and more than 700 alumni voted, selecting 1997 alumnus John Konecny’s design as the favorite. This awesome 3rd Edition Phoenix PRIDE Shirt is available in five colors to celebrate UWGB’s 50th Anniversary and our five decades of graduates. Purchase your favorite color or represent your graduation decade:

1970s: Red
1980s: Burgundy
1990s: Grass Green
2000s: Forest Green
2010s: Bandana Brigade Green

100% of the proceeds from Phoenix PRIDE Shirt sales support UW-Green Bay Alumni Association scholarships. Buy yours today at Phoenix PRIDE Shirt.

Help Wanted – Alumni Association Board Members

Your Alumni Association Board is seeking several board members for the 2016-2019 term. Do you want to be a part of the driving force behind your Alumni Association? This is where it’s done! Join your highly professional, highly respected, diverse Alumni Association Board to make things happen. The board meets bimonthly on the third Tuesday of the month from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

The UWGB Alumni Association engages our alumni and friends to build lifelong relationships that advance the continuing success of the University. To forward this mission, the Alumni Association Board strives to be diverse in occupation, graduation decade and gender. If you would like more information, or are interested in being considered, please contact Director of Alumni Relations Kari Moody at 920-465-2226 or via email at moodyk@uwgb.edu by April 30.

We Need Your Creativity – 4th Edition Phoenix PRIDE Shirt!

T-shirtGet in on the creative end of the Phoenix PRIDE Shirt tradition. You don’t have to be a graphics or art major. Have an idea? We want to hear about it. Each year, we create a collectible, limited edition T-shirt that reflects UWGB spirit. Proceeds SUPPORT student scholarships. The design is selected by electronic vote in September, to be unveiled at Alumni Days. A photo will be taken of all alumni in attendance wearing the 2016 Phoenix PRIDE Shirt. The winning designer receives a $100 gift card to a location of his or her choice and of course…being known as the awesome 4th Edition Phoenix PRIDE Shirt Designer!

There are very few design restrictions:

-One color, front- or back-only design (shirts will be printed in five colors to represent each decade of graduates).
-Include a reference to UWGB/UW-Green Bay
-Design should be relatable to UWGB alumni
-Submit artwork in a pdf file format by May 31 to alumni@alumni.edu

An official logo is not required in the design, but can be requested by contacting Sue Bodilly, bodillys@uwgb.edu. For more information visit Phoenix PRIDE tee.

Register today for the 36th Annual Scholarship Golf Outing

Sponsored by the UWGB Alumni Association and Willems Marketing and Events

New Course, same awesome outing! Come enjoy a great day of golf at the Brown County Golf Couse and support students following in your footsteps at UWGB. The outing includes a new and improved putting contest, 18 holes of golf with power cart, lunch, raffle, hole events, hors d’oeuvres reception and more. Team play will use a four-person scramble format. Prizes will be awarded to the low gross team and handicap team.

Date: Friday, June 10
Location: Brown County Golf Course, Oneida, WI10454269_10152650740598455_6352530781565601163_o

Schedule of Events
9 a.m.: Registration and Putting Contest
10 a.m.: Shotgun Start (four-person scramble format)
3 p.m.: Hors d’oeuvres Reception/Social
3:30 p.m.: Awards, Raffle and Door Prizes

Cost is $125 per golfer and $500 for a foursome. For preferred pricing, register by Friday, May 27 at https://2016uwgbgolfouting.eventbrite.com. Registration closes Wednesday, June 1, 2016.