Chancellor's FYI Archives | 2004-05 Academic Year

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May 2005

Greetings:

Spirng commencement, May 14th; graduating seniors reflect on their years at UW-Green Bay

NewsNotes:

Studio II named for Jean Weidner; Laatsch to be commencement speaker; Academic Excellence Symposium; three retiring faculty to receive emeritus status

April 2005

Greetings:

A trip to Mexico and a lesson learned from the Maya; a commitment to public education; educating the next generation

NewsNotes:

Academic Excellence Symposium and the Founders; women's basketball comes out on top; 13th annual powwow to be held on campus; Cofrin Center for Biodiversity looks at frogs

March 2005

Greetings:

Chancellor Shepard discusses the importance of having a global perspective; student ambassador to organize tsunami relief effort; Global Trade Conference, Social Justice Symposium and other events promote a global view on campus

NewsNotes:

March madness comes to men's and women's basketball teams; tsunami relief taken on by numerous student organizations on campus; senior awarded summer internship at National Geographic; Christoper Hibbard, a 2001 graduate; returns to campus as teacher

February 2005

Greetings:

Chancellor Shepard and students voice their enthusiasm and excitement over the success of reaching one of the goals which will help to make the new sports and events center a reality

NewsNotes:

Faculty members assign text and write them, too; Mars mission for Yingst; 'UWGB Downtown' continues popular program with labor luncheon; 'Planet Simpsons' and 'The Apprentice' on campus in February

December 2004

Greetings:

Annual Founders Dinner: Future of Education in Northeast Wisconsin; regional collaboration among institutions of higher education; NEW Regional Economic Partnership lanched and what it means to UW-Green Bay

NewsNotes:

Phuture Phoenix receives state award; Opera Workshop presents "Dido and Aeneas"; Prosser is commencement speaker;Bowling for Turkeys

November 2004

Greetings:

Steve Swan, assistant chancellor for Advancement, is guest columnist; "The Campaign for UW-Green Bay"; fundraising efforts past and present

NewsNotes:

Celebrities and politicians make frequent stops on campus prior to Election Day; Sweet, newly appointed state Poet Laureate, offers campus reading; Green Bay Film Society offering on Afghanistan; students compete in cheesy contest at Lambeau

October 2004

Greetings:

Controversial topics, events add to "teachable moments" for the campus and community; an emphasis and historical perspective on the importance of the "sifting and winnowing" of ideas

NewsNotes:

Phuture Phoenix returns; Institute fall conference aims to motivate kids; Grosso to be named Frankenthal professor; new Downtown Learning Center opens; a sad farewell to a respected and well-liked colleague

September 2004

Greetings:

Observations about Opening Day; a walk around campus; remarks from new UW System President Kevin Reilly

NewsNotes:

Lab Sciences reunion; Weidner Center Chandelier by Chihuly; Photoblog comes to the Web; Founders Awards for Excellence recipients; record freshman class of 1,001