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Women’s Soccer vs. IUPUI

Fri, Aug 22     4:00pm Aldo Santaga Stadium

Kick of the women’s soccer home season as the Phoenix hosts the IUPUI Jaguars.

Sponsored by Athletics – 465-2850.

Bay Beach Day

Sat, Aug 30     12:00pm-3:00pm Community Center - Bay Beach

Catch one of the shuttle buses at the Community Center for a ride to Green Bay’s famous Bay Beach home of the Sea Dragon and Zippin’ Pippin – Elvis Presley’s favorite roller coaster.  Tickets for the rides are only 25 cents and no ride costs more than a dollar!  Buses start running at 11:45 and stop at 3:00.

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Cosmic Bowling at Ashwaubenon Lanes

Sun, Aug 31     6:30 Ashwaubenon Lanes

Bowling in the dark to music?  What could be better?  IT’S FREE!  Buses leave at 6:00 from the Community Center, bowling starts at 6:30.

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Outdoor Movie – Maleficent

Mon, Sep 1     8:30pm Campus Quad

Catch the summer blockbuster playing on the big screen in the campus quad between the Union and Library.  It will show twice during GB Week; on Saturday, August 30 after the Variety Show and on Monday, September 1st at 8:30.  Make sure you bring a blanket or camp chair!

Maleficent

Shopko Night

Tue, Sep 2     9:30pm Shopko

Join thousands of your UWGB friends at the East Side Shopko for a night of fun, music and discounts.   Buses leave from the Mary Ann Cofrin Hall Circle immediately following Pete Lee, the GB Week Comedian.

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Popsicle Day

Tue, Sep 2     11am-2pm Various locations on campus

Watch around campus for the “Popsicle Cart” for your FREE (yes I did say FREE) popsicle!

Sponsored by Student Life.

Pete Lee – Comedian

Tue, Sep 2     8:00pm-9:00pm Phoenix Rooms

A former Wisconsinite puts together a hilarious comedy show that will be sure to make you laugh like you have never laughed before.

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming – email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

Caleb Hawley – Musician

Wed, Sep 3     7:00pm-8:00pm Student Services Patio

Caleb Hawley’s music will have you up and dancing with his upbeat rhythm, beautiful lyrics, amazing guitar licks, and his soulful voice!
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Sponsored by Good Times Programming. Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

 

Headphone Disco

Wed, Sep 3     9:00pm - midnight Student Services Patio

Dancing-fools with no sound-system, armed with a set of wireless headphones, and two DJs broadcasting over two FM channels at the same time.

Sponsored by Good Times Programming. Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

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Community Fair

Wed, Sep 3     11:00am-2:00pm Phoenix BC

Non-profit agencies will join local restaurants, banks and other businesses in the area to showcase services at the annual Community Fair. Stop in for great deals!

Sponsored by Student Life – call 465-2720 with questions.

Ping Pong tournament

Thu, Sep 4     6:00pm The Phoenix Club

Double-elimination ping pong tournament! FREE to students! Winner gets t-shirt, Orv’s pizza! Starts in the Phoenix Club at 6:00pm SHARP!

Sponsored by University Union
Contact Alec Dopp at 715-572-6977 or stshorewood2@uwgb.edu with any questions.

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Groovin Grounds – Brett Young

Fri, Sep 5     8:00pm-9:00pm Common Grounds Coffeehouse

Country singer-songwriter Brett Young’s talented songwriting skills have landed him songs on MTV. He shared stages with artists like Colbie Caillat, Gavin DeGraw and Katy Perry.

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming – email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

Psi Chi Meeting

Mon, Sep 8     4:00pm Gathering Room

Questions?  Please contact Olyvia Kuchta at kuchor01@uwgb.edu.

S’mores in the Park

Wed, Sep 10     5:00pm-8:00pm Phoenix Park

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Come enjoy a nice night with live music, games of volleyball, kickball, lawn games and more. Of course we will have food in which you can roast your own marshmallows and hotdogs along with chips and a drink. All materials given to you while supplies last. Hope to see you there for a chance to have fun and hang out with friends.

Photo by Clinton Steeds 

Mario Kart tournament

Thu, Sep 11     6:00pm The Phoenix Club

FREE Mario Kart tournament! Double-elimination bracket! Winner gets champ t-shirt, Orv’s pizza, $10 pass points! Action starts at 6:00pm sharp!

Sponsored by University Union
Contact Alec Dopp at 715-572-6977 or stshorewood2@uwgb.edu with any questions.

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Bash in the Stacks

Thu, Sep 11     7:00pm-10:30pm Cofrin Library

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A carnival in the Library?  You bet!  Tons of fun!

Games, Food, Activities and MORE!

 

Let’s Go Thriftin’!

Sat, Sep 13     9:00am-4:00pm Green Bay Area

Take a tour of all the thrift shops in the greater Green Bay area! Transportation provided!   Register at the UTIC

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming.  Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

Constitution Day: 2014 Supreme Court Roundup

Wed, Sep 17     4:00pm Christie Theatre, Union

Join us for a faculty panel featuring Elizabeth Wheat, Alison Staudinger, Jon Shelton, and more as they discuss recent Supreme Court issues and questions, including “Do corporations have First Amendment rights?” This program commemorates the signing of the U.S. Constitution on September 17, 1787. Refreshments provided.

OrgSmorg

Wed, Sep 17     11:00am-2:00pm Phoenix Rooms

Check out over 100 student organizations. This semester’s theme is “All Around The World.”  Come, meet new people and have fun.

Sponsored by Student Life. Call 465-2720 with questions.
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Leadership Bootcamp – Basic Training

Wed, Sep 17     5:30pm-8:00pm Phoenix Room A

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Sign-up for our Leadership Basics Workshop

Billiards Tournament

Thu, Sep 18     6:00pm The Phoenix Club

FREE Billiards tournament! Double-elimination bracket! Starts at 6:00pm SHARP! Winner gets t-shirt, Orv’s pizza, $10 pass points! Signup online: http://challonge.com/50yvhg7

Sponsored by University Union
Contact Alec Dopp at 715-572-6977 or stshorewood2@uwgb.edu with any questions.

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360 Degrees of Safety

Thu, Sep 18     11:00am-5:00pm Union Patio and Phoenix Park

DUI/Texting Simulator, The State Patrol squad/taxi and a frisbee competition using beer goggles.   You get to keep the frisbee!

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Sponsored by Healthy Choices Task Force

Phuture Phoenix Role Model Training

Fri, Sep 19     10:00am-11:00am Wood Hall 302

Please contact Stephanie Cataldo Pabich at pabichs@uwgb.edu with questions.

 

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UWGB Nites

Fri, Sep 19     10:00pm-1:00am Throughout the University Union

Enjoy a variety of activities throughout the University Union, including Bongo Ball. 
Think laser tag + paintball + nerf footballs + capture the flag.
Bring a few friends or make news ones as you compete with and against each other in the new and exciting game.
Karaoke
Pixie Sticks
Paint Sunglass Shades
Tattoos
BONGO BALL MANIA
DJ by Alpha Zeta Phi fraternity
Popcorn and Drink
Rollups
Continuous Ping Pong
Big Games
Wish Bracelets
Wipe Boards
Minute To Win It Challenges
Roommate Game 11pm
Ice Cream 11 pm
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Sponsored by Student Life.  call 465-2720 with questions.

Roundtable Discussion: Abortion

Mon, Sep 22     5:00pm Alumni AB, Union

Come share your thoughts and perspectives ahbout topics that matter in an accepting and open-minded environment. Puppy chow will be provided!

Sponsored by Good Times Programming.

Bingo

Mon, Sep 22     7:00pm-8:00pm Cloud Commons

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Traditional Bingo come and play for FREE and win prizes, also enjoy some traditional Chex Mix as you play!

Sponsored by Student Life / the Union / A’viands.  Call 465-2720 with questions.

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A Hero’s Fate

Wed, Sep 24     8:00pm-9:00pm Phoenix Club

If you’re a fan of Relient K of Blink 182, you’ll LOVE A Hero’s Fate! Based out of Florida, A Hero’s Fate will bring down the house!

A Heros Fate

Sponsored by Good Times Programming.

Leadership Kayaking and Camping in Door County

Sat, Sep 27     8:00am Door County

Camp overnight, kayak the waters of Lake Michigan and explore the sea caves of Door County.  Transportation, meals and equipment are included. $30 for students and $60 for non students.  Registration deadline of September 17.  Sign up at the UTIC

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Brewers vs Cubs

Sun, Sep 28     1:10pm Miller Park

Cheer on the Brew Crew as they play our rivals, the Chicago Cubs, in the last home game before the playoffs! Purchase your tickets at the University Ticketing and Information Center. Transportation is provided.

$60 Non-students
$30 Students

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming.

 

Jim Wand

Wed, Oct 1     9:00pm-10:30pm Phoenix Rooms

Jim Wand’s performance will leave you hypnotized and laughing incredibly hard!  Don’t miss out as he hypnotizes volunteers from the audience!

Sponsored by Good Times Programming.

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Doubles Ping Pong tournament

Thu, Oct 2     6:00pm The Phoenix Club

FREE for students! Double-elimination bracket! Winning team gets t-shirts, Orv’s pizza, $10 pass points each! Signup online: http://challonge.com/eh8o9kcr

Sponsored by University Union
Contact Alec Dopp at 715-572-6977 or stshorewood2@uwgb.edu with any questions.

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Hover Ball Archery

Thu, Oct 2     11:00am-3:00pm Cloud Common

Come and test your archery skills in this completely safe and fun environment.

Sponsored by Good Times Programming.  Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

Michael McEachern

Fri, Oct 3     8:00pm-9:00pm Coffee House

Michael McEachern is a brand new singer-songwriter who has been told his vocals are comparable to artists like John Mayer and Dave Barnes.

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming. Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

The Color Run 2014

Sun, Oct 5     10:00am All over Campus!

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The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality.  Last over 7000 people attended the race on the U.W. Green Bay campus and over $5000 was raised for student scholarships and student organizations.

Sex Week

Mon, Oct 6     7:00 University Union

Monday, October 6 7pm-9pm Phoenix Room B – THE MATE GAME – pair up with your roommate, BFF, bro, or partner and take on other teams for 2 for 1 meals or free pass points!

Tuesday, October 7 9am-6pm Leona Cloud Commons - SEX GAMES – test your sex knowledge and win condoms – both male and female!

Wednesday, October 8 7:30pm-9:00pm  Phoenix Rooms - SEX IN THE DARK – A question and answer panel with campus experts.

Thursday, October 9 8:00pm-9pm Phoenix Rooms – GIRL CODE LIVE – Join Esther Ku and Tanisha Long from MTV to discuss the “wonders and woes” of womanhood. – Sponsored by Good Times Programming

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Sponsored by Healthy Choices Task Force

The Speedbumps

Tue, Oct 7     8:00pm-9:00pm Phoenix Club

With  raspy vocals paired with an indie folk groove, The Speedbumps will make you change the way you think about music with their unique sound!

The Speedbumps

Sponsored by Good Times Programming. Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

Sex in the Dark

Wed, Oct 8     7:30 Phoenix Rooms

A question and answer panel in the dark about the sex and relationship questions you are afraid to ask in the light of day.  Doors open at 7:00

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Sponsored by Healthy Choices Task Force

 

Spud Day

Wed, Oct 8     4:00pm-6:00pm Cloud Commons

$1 potato bar with fixin’s

Enjoy samples of mashed potatoes, tator tots, cheesy potato casserole, and more!  Plus games and prizes.

Sponsored by Student Life. Call 465-2720 with questions.

Mario Kart tournament

Thu, Oct 9     6:00pm The Phoenix Club

FREE for students! Double-elimination bracket! Starts at 6:00pm SHARP! Winner gets t-shirt, Orv’s pizza, $10 in pass points! Signup online: http://challonge.com/fj58ieii

Sponsored by University Union
Contact Alec Dopp at 715-572-6977 or stshorewood2@uwgb.edu with any questions.

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Girl Code Live

Thu, Oct 9     8:00pm-9:00pm Phoenix Rooms

Tanisha Long and Esther Ku from the hit MTV comedy series Girl Code team up for an unforgettable night of comedy.  The show includes their award-winning stand up comedy, interactive improve, and an open audience Q&A!

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming. Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

Leadership Rock Climbing and Camping

Fri, Oct 10     8am Devils Lake State Park

Spend the weekend climbing, camping and exploring Devils Lake State Park.  No experience necesary we will provide all the equipment and professional climbing instruction.  $30 for students and $60 for non students.  Must register by September 29 at the UTIC.

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Fright Fest

Sun, Oct 12     8:00am Six Flags Great America

Adrenaline junkies will be thrilled for an adventure of terror trails, rides, and zombies hunting their next meal.  Register at the UTIC.  Transportation provided; bus leaves at 8 am.

$35 Students

$70 Non-students

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming.  Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

 

Laundry Bingo

Mon, Oct 13     7:00pm-8:00pm Cloud Commons

Sponsored by Student Life.  Call 465-2720 with questions.

Phuture Phoenix Role Model Training

Tue, Oct 14     8:30am-2:00pm Weidner Center

Event Description (Please note the 180 character limit)    Become a Phuture Phoenix Role Model!    Various training dates available    For more information:visit our website: www.uwgb.edu/phuturephoenix

Questions? Email pabichs@uwgb.ed

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Delirium Book Discussion

Wed, Oct 15     5:00pm-7:00pm 1965 Room

Sponsored by Student Life.  Call 465-2720 with questions.

A Chance in the World: Steve Pemberton

Wed, Oct 15     7:00pm-8:00pm Phoenix Rooms

Steve Pemberton is one of America’s most inspiring executives but his path to success wasn’t easy.  He chronicled his difficult journey through foster care and his determined search for his family.

Sponsored by Student Life.  Call 465-2720 with questions.

Bridging the gap between young and old: Part 1

Thu, Oct 16     2:00-3:20pm MAC 111

Do you think you understand how the “older generation” ticks? Think again. A panel of retirees will share their perspectives on family, money, lifelong learning, and whatever you care to ask them. You’ll definitely laugh, you’ll probably be surprised, and you may even be inspired to rethink your own life. Refreshments provided. Sponsored by Student Life, Human Development, and Learning in Retirement.

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UWGB Nites

Fri, Oct 17     10:00pm-1:00am University Union

Free late-night activities spread throughout the Union.

Sponsored by Student Life.  Call 465-2720 with questions.

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Roundtable Discussion: LGBTQ Issues

Mon, Oct 20     5:00pm Alumni A & B

Come share you thoughts and perspectives about topics that mattter in an accepting and open-minded environment.

Sponsored by Good Times Programming.  Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

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Mr. and Miss Phoenix Personality Competition

Wed, Oct 22     7:00pm Phoenix Rooms

Cheer on fellow students as they compete for the title of Mr. and Miss Phoenix! Purchase raffle tickets to win great prizes! Funds will be donated to a Breast Cancer Foundation!

Sponsored by Zeta Omega Tau Sorority
Contact Marleigh Fiedler at 262-501-6343 or fiedma03@uwgb.edu with any questions.

Bridging the gap between young and old, Part 2

Thu, Oct 23     2:00-3:20pm Phoenix Room B

Join us for this very special annual tradition: an open conversation between students and retirees. Discuss life, love, learning, and whatever is on your mind. We move past age-based myths and stereotypes to discover what young and old adults can learn from each other. Refreshments provided. Sponsored by Student Life, Human Development, and Learning in Retirement.

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Leaders Eat Last Book Discussion

Thu, Oct 23     5:00pm-7:00pm Heritage Room

Sponsored by Office of Student Life.  Call 465-2720 with questions.

Family Weekend

Fri, Oct 24     All over campus!

Event runs all weekend, October 24-26, with a variety of events.

Sponsored by Student Life. Call 465-2720 with questions.

Chad Lewis: Most Haunted Places in Wisconsin

Mon, Oct 27     8:00pm-9:00pm Christie Theatre

Chad Lewis presents a ghostly journey to some of the most haunted places in Wisconsin.  Complete with photos, case history, eyewitness accounts, ghost lore, and directions encouraging you to visit.

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming.  Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

Grave Dancers Ball ft. DJ/Drummer Duo Scratch & Bang

Thu, Oct 30     9:00pm-12:00am Phoenix Rooms

DJ and turntablist Vito Corleone works alongside drummer Mike Bowers to create a ‘live remix’ on the fly.  Come in your favorite halloween costume.  Best ones win prizes.

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming.  Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

Brandon Vestal

Tue, Nov 4     8:00pm-9:00pm Phoenix Club

Talented comedian who won the Hollywood Comedy Festival and crowned “Best of the West” at the Detroit Comedy Festival!

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming.  Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

Ellen Gustafson

Tue, Nov 4     7:00pm-8:00pm Phoenix Room B

Sustainable Food System Activist.

Sponsored by Student Life.  Call 465-2720 with questions.

Scott Wesley

Fri, Nov 7     8:00pm-9:00pm Coffee House

Pop singer-songwriter with three albums under his belt.  Scott has performed for the SXSW Tour and many universities!

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming. Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

Grocery Bingo

Mon, Nov 10     7:00pm-8:00pm Cloud Commons

And Bingo was his name-o!  Win fantastic grocery themed prizes perfect for college with every bingo!

Sponsored by Student Life.  Call 465-2720 with questions.

Daphni

Tue, Nov 11     8:00pm-9:00pm Phoenix Club

Wisconsin-native band, Daphni, is a hard-rock, female led band with an upbeat sound mixed with their meaningful lyrics.

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming. Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

Senior Resource Fair

Wed, Nov 12     3:00pm-5:30pm Phoenix Rooms

Pick up tickets, order a ring and diploma frame, purchase a cap and gown.

Free hors d’oeuvres, cap and gown portraits, and door prizes will add to the afternoon’s excitement.

Sponsored by Student Life. Call 465-2720 with questions.

UWGB Nites

Fri, Nov 14     10:00pm-1:00am University Union

Free late-night activities spread throughout the union.

Sponsored by Student Life.  Call 465-2720 with questions.

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Jackie Tohn

Mon, Nov 17     8:00pm-9:00pm Coffee House

Jackie Tohn guest starred on the hit television show “Always Sunny in Philadelphia” and was in the top 36 for American Idol.  She is best known for her comedic flare and strong vocals.

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming.  Email stgtp@uwgb.edu with questions.

Creativity, INC. Book Discussion

Tue, Nov 18     5:00pm-7:00pm Heritage Room

Sponsored by Student Life.  Call 465-2720 with questions.

Chicago Trip

Sat, Nov 22     11:00am

Join us for an overnight trip to the city of Chicago with plenty of shopping and remarkable sightseeing! Register at the University Ticketing and Information Center. Transportation and hotel provided. $45 students $90 non students. Bus leaves at 11.

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming

Brian Miller

Thu, Dec 4     8:00pm Phoenix Room B

 

Brian Miller mixes magic with some comedy. He has jaw-dropping magic, and will be sure to amaze you! Just let the Rubik’s Cube do the talking!

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming

Aryk Crowder

Fri, Dec 5     8:00pm Coffee House

Singer-songwriter Arik Crowder has played multiple sold out shows. Aryk gains huge attention through his unique guitar riffing, vocals, and looping skills.

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Sponsored by Good Times Programming

 

Emerging Leadership Experience

Sat, Mar 7     Bus leaves Saturday morning Sturgeon Bay, WI

Beginning its 6th year, this annual first-year student overnight retreat is designed to help students develop confidence and increase their involvement on campus. Students are nominated and submit an application. The trip is led by ELE alums and a UWGB staff member and takes place at the Team Leadership Center and Sand Bay Lodge in Sturgeon Bay. Participants take the StrengthsQuest assessment. Transportation, meals, and lodging is provided. ” A former participant said, “I learned how to work as a strong, dynamic group–how to work as a team. I also learned that it is easy to make new friends.” Sponsored by Student Life.

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