UW-Marinette is searching for Alumni!
UW-Marinette is conducting a search for local alums who have made significant strides in our community. If you or someone you know is making a difference in our community, we want to know! Send your submissions to Tricia Hurley, Director of Marketing & Communications at Tricia.Hurley@uwc.edu
UW-Marinette 50th Anniversary Lecture Series
UW-Marinette will host a special 50th Anniversary Lecture Series on select evenings during the months of February, March and April during the Spring semester and October and November of next fall. The lectures will feature in-depth presentation by UW-Marinette faculty on a variety of topics such as rock & roll, theatre, science and psychology and how these disciplines have changed over the last 50 years.
February 19: Thirty Years of Rock & Roll
presented by David Giebler, Associate Professor of Music
March 10: From the Sunkist Fruit Store to Super Wal-Mart:
The Evolution of the Grocery Retail Landscape in Marinette, WI
presentation by Dr. Daniel Kallgren, Associate Professor of History
April 22: The Biology Boom: Fifty Years of Biology in Fast Forward
presentation by Dr. Renee Richer, Assistant Professor of Biology
October 13: TBA
presentation by Dr. Rebecca Stone Thornberry, Assistant Professor of Communication
& Theatre Arts
November 18: TBA
presentation by Dr. Crystal Hendrick, Assistant Professor of Psychology
UW-Marinette 50th Convocation
September 15 - 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the Herbert L. Williams Theatre and Promenade
UW-Marinette will celebrate 50 years of academic excellence by kicking off the academic year with our annual Convocation event, co-sponsored by Stephenson National Bank & Trust. A campus re-dedication ceremony featuring current Dean Paula Langteau, former Dean Sid Bremer and UW-Marinette's first Dean Lon Weber will take place in the circle. Bay Cities Radio will be on campus doing a live radio broadcast during the celebration luncheon.
UW-Marinette Business After Hours
September 15 - 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
The public is invited to UW-Marinette's Business After Hours event, co-hosted by the Marinette Menominee Area Chamber of Commerce. Join us for campus tours, live music and food and beverages provided by alumni now running successful eateries in the area.