Giving Stories

You Gave BIG to the Cofrin Arboretum

A BIG ‘Thank You!’ If you donated to the 24-hour Give BIG Green Bay campaign, your gift will help with: reconstruction of five bridges on trails updating trail signage, improving access to campus and community users providing funds for maintenance and natural preservation. 

UW-Green Bay breaks ground for game-changing STEM Innovation Center

It’s only one milestone, but it’s a transformative one. The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, and its many partners broke ground... Read more

Donors receive recognition for Viking House addition to UW-Green Bay

On Wednesday, August 1, 2018, friends of the University gathered to thank the generous donors who helped bring the Viking House to UW-Green Bay... Read more


Retired faculty member endows $1 million strings professorship

Bauer was the founding UW-Green Bay Band Director, a dedicated educator and generous benefactor.

Robert J. Bauer, retired University of Wisconsin-Green Bay music faculty member, and his wife and UW-Green Bay alumna (’78, Master’s Degree in Environmental Arts and Sciences) Joanne, a retired English and language arts teacher in the Green Bay Area Public School District announced their $1 million gift to the University The gift will be used to create an endowed professorship fund designated to support and advance the academic activities of the strings music faculty and students at the University. . ... Read more