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Student Stories

Matt

Originally from Wisconsin, Matt currently works for Microsoft at Titletown Tech here in Green Bay! Matt chose the Executive Impact MBA program at UW-Green Bay because of its proximity to his work in the community, as well as its reputation for being innovative – going beyond the traditional MBA in that the program itself is flexible and geared towards working professionals! Students are encouraged to bring their real-life experiences to the classroom, emphasizing the importance of diversity among the professionals and professors in the room, so that the Impact MBA students receive a well-rounded education!

Brittany

Brittany is excited to help develop the social work profession further with her research on behavioral health virtual trainings. She says with covid, we are going to see a shift in how trainings are held and wants to make sure there are effective learning outcomes for virtual training. Brittany is also a teaching assistant with us, which sparked an interest in teaching and possibly pursuing a career in higher education after graduation. Congratulations on your upcoming graduation, Brittany!

Anna B.

Originally from Freedom, Wisconsin, Anna, completed her bachelor's degree at UW-Green Bay before enrolling in the MS in Sports, Exercise, and Performance Psychology program. Anna is completing the applied track, and is currently a teaching assistant for the UWGB Music department, helping music students with psychological skill building, such as confidence building. Her favorite part of the program is the sense of community she feels with her classmates and that the program offers many opportunities to explore different areas.

Claire

Claire, originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is a second-year student in the MS in Environmental Science and Policy program. She joined us at UW-Green Bay after completing her bachelors degree in Environmental Science at St. Norbert College. Claire chose the thesis degree option, with an emphasis on Ecosystem Studies. She was drawn to this program because she wanted a more in-depth curriculum in her area of interest, aquatic ecology, and the policies surrounding her research topic. Her research is focused on fish body shape changes in local streams.

Jacob

Originally from Milwaukee Wisconsin, Jacob is a second-year student in the Master of Athletic Training program here at UW-Green Bay! Jacob completed his undergraduate at UW-Green Bay before continuing to graduate school at this same institution because of the powerful connections formed with faculty and staff during his time in undergrad.

Luceth

Luceth is a graduating senior in our Master’s in Health and Wellness program here at UW-Green Bay! Luceth graduated from UW-Green Bay with her bachelor’s degree, and chose to continue her graduate education here because of the school’s proximity to her family and the Green bay community. In choosing the HWM program, Luceth felt it was the perfect program that fit her needs and her career path. Luceth’s research focuses on serving under-represented communities in the healthcare industry, from examining educational programs to creating and revamping current services and practices to best serve these populations in Green Bay.

Amanda C.

Amanda completed her undergraduate degree in Social work at UW-Green Bay before continuing on to our Master of Social work program. One of Amanda’s favorite aspects of the MSW program at UW-Green Bay is her total access to the faculty in her program, those professional relationships helped Amanda decide on pursing her graduate degree at UW-Green Bay!

Cory

Cory is currently a student in our Master of Science in Management graduate program! As part of an initiative to share more about our student’s experiences, and why they chose UW-Green Bay for graduate school, we’re excited to introduce this new interview series which was piloted and edited by our own graduate staff, with credit to Pang Yang and Ya-Ching Kuo!

Ellea

Ellea is a first-year master's student in our Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology graduate program! She completed her bachelor's degree in her home state of North Dakota, and came to UW-Green Bay's Graduate Studies because of the faculty member's strong reputation! Learn more about Ellea's experience by watching her interview here!