Sister Programs & Community Partners

Sister Programs

Phuture Pheonix Logo

UW- Green Bay's Phuture Phoenix

This is the original award winning program in Green Bay, Wisconsin that has been bringing 5th graders to their campus since 2003 and following them until high school graduation, offering encouragement, tutoring and support from trained university student mentors.

Blugold Beginnings Logo

UW-Eau Claire's Blugold Beginnings

This is the third sister program modeled after the original Phuture Phoenix and mounted in the spring of 2010 on the UWEC campus. Shepard also helped to mount this program with UWGB colleagues through a grant from the Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation, based in Wisconsin.


Community Partners