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

Do you want to be a part of the driving force behind your Alumni Association? Consider applying for the UWGB Alumni Association Board of Directors! 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.

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.

#UWGBLove

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Print this sign and take a selfie showing your #UWGBLOVE for a chance to win a Valentine’s gift package valued at $200! Your #UWGBLOVE selfie must be posted to the alumni Facebook page or submitted to the alumni office at alumni@uwgb.edu by Thursday, February 11. Be creative and have fun! The winning selfie will be randomly selected and announced on Friday, February 12.

 

Download a printable sign (pdf)

Volunteers Needed for UW-Green Bay Relay for Life event

UWGBThe American Cancer Society, Colleges Against Cancer is seeking volunteers in the Green Bay area to be a part of the annual University of Wisconsin, Green Bay Relay For Life event scheduled for April 22nd, 2016. Community volunteers lead and organize each local event with the support of Society staff. From assisting with planning the annual event to taking part the day-of, there are various volunteer opportunities for interested community members.

The Relay For Life program is a community-based event where teams and individuals camp out at a school, park, or fairground and take turns walking or running around a track or path. Each team has at least one participant on the track at all times and participates in raising funds to support the American Cancer Society’s mission to finish the fight against cancer. Four million people participated in more than 6,000 events worldwide last year.

If you would like to join the Relay For Life of the University of Wisconsin, Green Bay as a volunteer, visit us online at relayforlife.org/UWGB or call Ashley Wenzel at (920) 321-1374.

 

Green Bay Phoenix Fan Bus Trip

86f7b51c-3651-47e3-b185-52c8f2b26190What better way to spend a Phoenix Friday than hopping a bus and enjoying a road game with the Phoenix! Follow the fun and excitement of Green Bay Phoenix men’s basketball with a Phoenix Fan Bus Trip to UW-Milwaukee!

Time: Pregame Party – 5 p.m., Game – 7 p.m.
Bus Information: Bus leaves the Kress Events Center at 2:45 p.m. and then picks up at the GV exit Park and Ride.
Milwaukee Locations: Pregame Party – Milwaukee Theatre, Game – UWM Panther Arena
Cost (per person): $50 pregame package, $35 bus ride and game ticket only

Cost includes transportation to and from the game, pregame party with lots of great food at the Milwaukee Theatre (cash bar available) and game ticket. Bus only, pregame party only or game ticket only options may be available by contacting Director of Alumni Relations Kari Moody at moodyk@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2226. To guarantee your spot on the bus, please register by downloading the order form and sending it in by Monday, January 25. Departure times subject to change. Confirmation emails will be sent prior to the event.

Phoenix Bash and Green Bay Men’s Basketball Game

FTABIFXPUGMXFXE_20160118182608You are invited to a Phoenix Bash at the Green Bay Distillery prior to the Green Bay men’s basketball game against UW-Milwaukee on Monday, February 15 at 5 p.m. UWM alumni and friends are also invited so we need to show up in full force! Depending on attendance, we will host friendly competitions between schools so be there to show support for your alma mater!

Cost is $20 for alumni, $25 for non-alumni guests and $12 for children (under age 18) and includes your ticket to the game.* There will be great food, a cash bar, cool stuff to cheer on your Green Bay Phoenix. and chances to win fantastic prizes.

Date: Monday, February 15, 2016
Time: 5 p.m. – Phoenix Bash at Green Bay Distillery, 7 p.m. – Game at the Resch Center

Please register by Thursday, February 11 at https://phoenixbash2016.eventbrite.com.

*Advance registration is required for entry into the reception.