UW-Green Bay Partnering with Brown County Job Center for “Learning While Earning” Expo

Posted on 4-26-2023

UW-Green Bay connects employees and employers at an exciting, new and forward-thinking event – Learning While Earning Expo on Wednesday, May 3rd, from 1:00pm to 5:00pm, at the Riverside Ballroom in Green Bay.

The event, a  collaboration with Brown County Job Center, encourages high school, college students and job seekers to connect with area employers who are committed to the long-term growth of employees with tuition and education assistance.

“The purpose of the Learning While Earning Expo is to introduce businesses that have strong tuition assistance programs with potential employees,” said Jess Lambrecht, Executive Officer, Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement. “Our goal is to facilitate the connection between potential employees and employers and help anyone who wants to learn to achieve their ultimate career goals through education. Training and development is highly critical to our regional workforce needs, and community members are looking for a  more affordable approach to their educational goals.”

Fifteen to twenty employers will be available to share details about their tuition assistance programs, including the sampling below. Learn more about opportunities with employers committed to long-term career growth.

Advocate Health
Bellin Health
Belmark, Inc.
EMD Serono/Electronics, MilliporeSignma
FedEx Ground – Central
Festival Foods
Hospital Sisters Health System – Wisconsin Division
Krueger International (KI)
Nature’s Way
Packer Fastener
Prevea Health
Paper Transport, Inc. (PTI)
Rennes Health & Rehab Center
Sargento Foods, Inc.
U.S. Venture, Inc.
Wisconsin Early Autism Project

To learn more about the Learning While Earning Expo, Please Click HERE. If you have questions or would like to get involved with the expo, please contact a Program Specialist at [email protected].

UW Green Bay

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is a multi-campus comprehensive university offering exemplary undergraduate, master’s and select doctoral programs and operating with a commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship and research, and service to the community. The University provides a problem focused educational experience that promotes critical thinking and student success.

The culture and vision of the University reflect a deep commitment to diversity, inclusion, social justice, civic engagement, and educational opportunity at all levels. Our core values embrace community-based partnerships, collaborative faculty scholarship and innovation.

Our commitment to a university that promotes access, career success, cross-discipline collaboration, cultural enrichment, economic development, entrepreneurship, and environmental sustainability is demonstrated through a wide array of programs and certifications offered in four colleges: College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; College of Science, Engineering and Technology (including the Richard Resch School of Engineering); College of Health, Education and Social Welfare; and the Austin E. Cofrin School of Business, leading to a range of degrees, including AAS, BA, BAS, BBA, BM, BS, BSN, BSW, MS, MSW, MSN, and Ed.D.​