UW-Green Bay Alumni Weekend at the Kalahari

alumni_Kalahari2015Oooh…this is gonna be fun! UWGB alumni are invited to the Kalahari in Wisconsin Dells to compete against other UW schools in various competitions including basketball, slide rides, a scavenger hunt and more. Join us on Friday, Jan. 9 through Sunday, Jan. 11 for the first-ever All UW Alumni Weekend at the Kalahari.

Friday night will include an all UW pizza party. Be sure to wear your UWGB gear and show your pride for UWGB. Prizes will be given to those who show the most school spirit.

Saturday, we will compete in tournament challenges, swim the day away in the water park or just have good ole fun at the amusement park! There will also be a viewing party on Saturday night at 8 p.m. when the Green Bay Men’s Basketball team takes on Milwaukee.

This is a “bring your family and friends” event! To make reservations, please call 608-253-5466 or visit kalahariresorts.com and ask for the UW-Stout Alumni Association rate of $149 per night. Reservations must be made by Friday, December 19.

If you have questions, please contact Director of Alumni Relations Kari Moody at moodyk@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2226.

We hope you can join us for this fantastic weekend of fun!

July 26: UW-Green Bay Alumni Association Night at the Madison Mallards Game

Get together with fellow alumni and cheer on the Green Bay Bullfrogs as they take on the Madison Mallards on Saturday, July 26 at 6:05 p.m. in Madison. Package pricing has been set up for UWGB alumni:Mallards logo

$16 Pepsi Tailgate Tickets: includes all-you-can-eat and unlimited soda and water from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., as well as a reserved stadium seat.
$20 Pepsi Tailgate Tickets: includes all-you-can-eat and unlimited beer, soda and water from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., as well as a reserved stadium seat.

Tickets can be purchased at www.mallardsgroups.com.  Enter “greenbay” for the special pricing listed above. If you have any questions regarding tickets, please contact Rick Brostowitz at 608-246-4277 or at rick@mallardsbaseball.com.

Two Special Offers to Alumni from the Weidner Center

Bear-HuntWe’re Going on a Bear Hunt — Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 11 a.m.

Special offer for UW-Green Bay Alumni: Buy one child ticket; get one adult ticket for half price. Use the special promo code “HUNT.”

Michael Rosen’s award-winning book, We’re Going on a Bear Hunt is brought vividly and noisily to the stage. Join the intrepid adventurers on their quest to find a bear, as they wade through the gigantic swishy swashy-grass, the splashy-splashy river and the thick oozy-squelchy mud! Expect catchy songs, interactive scenes, and plenty of hands-on adventure – plus a few special surprises!


The Reduced Shakespeare Company – The Complete World of Sports (abridged) ‑Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.

Special offer for UW-Green Bay Alumni: Buy one ticket and bring a guest for half price. Use the special promo code “COMEDY.”

From the earliest cavemen playing “Neanderthal in the Middle” to your own kid’s soccer practice, the entire history of athletic competition will be regurgitated in a Tour de France of physical theater, at a level of sophistication and pathos that only the Reduced Shakespeare Company can muster. It’ll be a marathon of madness and mayhem.

Tickets are available at WeidnerCenter.com, by visiting Ticket Star at the Resch Center or University Ticketing Services in the University Union. Not valid on previously purchased tickets, processing fees may apply. 

March 8 – Women’s Basketball Alumni Weekend

greenbay_color_insignia_athleticsJoin Green Bay women’s basketball alumni on Saturday, March 8 to celebrate Green Bay Women’s Basketball Alumni Weekend! Bring your family and cheer on the Phoenix women as they battle the Detroit Titans! For tickets, visit Ticket Star or order by phone at 920-465-2625.

10:00 a.m.:  ALUMNI GAME @ The Kress Events Center (free admission)

1:00 p.m.  Green Bay vs Detroit @ The Kress Events Center

Milwaukee-Area Alumni Lunch

Alumni and friends gathered in Milwaukee on Saturday, February 15 to hear the good news about UW-Green Bay, socialize and meet new Athletic Director Mary Ellen Gillespie. All enjoyed a lively discussion about how UW-Green Bay can better1623619_10152369845778455_1927711703_n engage alumni in the Milwaukee area. For starters, look for future social events and greater opportunities through LinkedIn. Thank you to all who attended, and please contact Director of Alumni Relations Kari Moody moodyk@uwgb.edu to engage in the discussion.

Feb 15 – Green Bay Women’s Basketball Fan Bus to Milwaukee Game

imagesJump on the bus and join fans and fellow alumni in supporting our Green Bay Women’s Basketball Team! Buses are filling fast for the UW-Green Bay Women’s Basketball game against UW-Milwaukee, played at the Klotsche Center in Milwaukee at 2 p.m.

Saturday, February 15, 2014
Time: Buses depart from the Baird Foundation Parking Lot at 11:30 a.m.
Cost: $25 cash, includes your game ticket and transportation with drop-off right in front of the center

Feel free to bring along lunch, snacks, jokes, book reviews, etc., as the buses will not be stopping for food.

To join the fun, please contact Pat Duescher at pattydish@aol.com or 920-845-2448 by Wednesday, Feb. 5.

Scholarship Golf Outing – June 7

Alumni Scholarship Golf Outing - Royal Scot Golf Course - June 8, 2012

Let this be the excuse you need to get out of the office to swing your clubs for a great cause…scholarships for deserving students attending UW-Green Bay! This event is hosted by your Alumni Association and its purpose is to raise funds for the scholarships the Association awards each year. So get a group of friends together and join! The golf outing includes a putting contest, 18 holes of golf with power cart, lunch, raffle, hole events an hors d’oeuvres reception and more. Team play will use a four-person scramble format.

Location: Royal Scot Golf Course in New Franken

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

To register, visit uwgbscholarshipgolfouting.eventbrite.com. RSVP by Friday, May 24, 2013 for a discounted price. All registrations must be received by Tuesday, May 28, 2013.

For additional information, contact your Director of Alumni Relations, Kari Moody at 920-465-2226 or e-mail moodyk@uwgb.edu.