5th Edition Phoenix PRIDE Shirt

Designers Lacey Panzarella ’07, Betsy Hansen ’08, Kimberly Schwarzenbart ’17 and  Susan Heim ’94 go head-to-head or shall we say, “shirt-to-shirt” to raise funds for scholarships. Vote for the t-shirt design you like best! The winning tee will be available for purchase in-store and online at the Phoenix Bookstore beginning November 2017. Voting is open today thorough Oct. 20. Watch your alumni news to see which Phoenix PRIDE Shirt our alumni will be stylin’ this year!

Vote today at Phoenix PRIDE Shirt.

UWGB Make a Difference Day

MADD

Across the nation, millions of people unite with a common mission – to improve their lives and the lives of others by doing good. On Friday, October 27, UW-Green Bay students, alumni, faculty and staff will be giving back to the greater Green Bay community, volunteering at various locations. Make a Difference Day is an annual event which takes place on the fourth Saturday of every October.

Create a group or go by yourself! Either way, let’s make a difference together!

Check out UWGB Make a Difference Day to see all of the activities you can help with!

Register here.

Champions of Magic 2017 Tour

Champions-Of-Magic-Cast

The five world-class illusionists that make up the Champions Of Magic come to the USA for the first time following four years touring the UK with sold out shows, rave reviews and a run in London’s West End.

With over 20 million online views between them, this cast of Britain’s top magicians includes international award winners presenting incredible mind reading, stunning close-up magic and daring large-scale illusions. Their skills have been seen around the world on TV with appearances on The CW’s “Penn & Teller: Fool Us,” CNN’s ” A Quest For Magic” and NBC’s “Caught On Camera With Nick Cannon.”

Witness the impossible, including disappearances, levitation, teleportation and a heart stopping finale, all presented with lighting and special effects to rival the biggest theatrical spectacles.

Use the code UWGBMAGIC to receive $10 off your ticket.

(Excludes VIP level ticket price and not valid on previous purchases.)   

You can purchase your tickets by ordering online at WeidnerCenter.com, by phone 800-895-0071, or in person at the UWGB University Ticketing and Information Center and at Ticket Star locations.

How are we doing?

alumni-survey-postcardThe UW-Green Bay Alumni Association wants to know what you think.

The UW-Green Bay Alumni Association is looking to learn about your UWGB experience, understand your perception of alumni relations and gauge your interest in being involved with your alma mater. Please take this short survey by Friday, November 3 for a chance to win a $100 gift card to the location of your choice!

Thank you for helping us to better serve you!

We Need Your Creativity – 5th Edition Phoenix PRIDE Shirt!

Get in on the creative end of the Phoenix PRIDE Shirt tradition. You don’t have to be a graphics alumni-phoenix-pride-t-shirt-contest-July2017or 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 October and the winning designer receives a $100 gift card to a location of his or her choice, two tickets to Rock the Resch, and of course…being known as the awesome 5th Edition Phoenix PRIDE Shirt Designer!

There are very few design restrictions:

-One color, front- or back-only design
-Include a reference to UWGB/UW-Green Bay
-Design should be relatable to UWGB alumni
-Submit artwork in a pdf file format by September 22 to alumni@uwgb.edu

An official logo is not required in the design, but can be requested by contacting Sue Bodilly, bodillys@uwgb.edu.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Contest is open to UWGB alumni, students and employees
  • By submitting a design, the designer is allowing UW-Green Bay full use of the graphic for the purpose of the 5th Edition Phoenix PRIDE Shirt campaign. The t-shirt may be promoted in any way UW-Green Bay chooses (i.e. UWGB websites, mailings, social media, etc.).

Voting:

  • All T-shirt designs will be published on the alumni website and alumni social media sites for voting purposes.
  • Voting will be open from October 1 – October 15.
  • Voting will take place online via a link that will be announced in late September and at alumni events taking place during the voting period.
  • The design receiving the most votes will be printed on shirts in the color of the designer’s choosing and will be sold in The Phoenix Bookstore.  Phoenix PRIDE t-shirts will go on sale November 1.

Lifelong Learning Institute

LLI

The Lifelong learning Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay opened its fall semester with 1049 members-a new record! The fall semester offered over 190 courses on a variety of topics ranging from art to Zumba with multiple other topics such as: history, travel, nature, yoga, biking, games, painting, heath, taxes, poetry, computers, current events, religion, science and music.  Classes usually meet once a week and most courses involve one to four sessions.  Members can sign up for multiple courses. Some take two or three; others take as many as thirty all for a single member ship fee.  LLI is open to adults who enjoy learning for learning’s sake. Annual memberships run from September 1st to August 31st or from January 1st to December 31st. Why should people join LLI? To stay mentally active, to learn something new, to get some exercise, to create something, to meet new friends and to be part of a dynamic member-led organization.

 

For more information visit our website, uwgb.edu/lli or contact the LLI Office at UW-Green Bay, 920-465-2356 or lli@uwgb.edu.