Daily Archives: April 11, 2017

04/11/2017 - STEM Center on the UW-Green Bay campus? Leaders hope so

UW-Green Bay and Brown County leaders are pitching a new location for a $15 million science and technology center… on the UW-Green Bay campus rather than at the former County Mental Health Center site. The Green Bay Press-Gazette has the story.  

Posted Tue, Apr. 11, 2017 at 4:19pm in News by Sue Bodilly

04/11/2017 - Social Work named NRHH spotlight of the month

UW-Green Bay Social Work was selected as the National Residence Hall Honorary (NRHH) spotlight of the month for March. Amid a busy second semester, Social Work undergraduate students presented a year-long Live Algoma project and the Social Work Club hosted an advocacy booth on sex trafficking and hosted a sex trafficking advocate from the Sexual Assault […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 11, 2017 at 4:02pm in News by Editorial Student

04/11/2017 - Reminder: Inclusive Excellence discussion on digital learning environment, April 14

Consider attending the inclusive excellence discussion from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, April 14, 2017 in MAC 109 to discuss strategies for opening up digital learning environment (tools such as D2L) to all learners. There are some hidden gems in D2L that can help lower barriers to access for students. Tools for increasing engagement (such […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 11, 2017 at 3:51pm in News by Editorial Student

04/11/2017 - Golden Apple winner Engels is a UW-Green Bay alumnus

Congratulations to Golden Apple Award winner, Steve Engels who graduated from UW-Green Bay with degrees in Biology and Education and is now a special education teacher at Green Bay Southwest. The Green Bay Press-Gazette has the story and video.

Posted Tue, Apr. 11, 2017 at 3:48pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/11/2017 - Online Teaching Fellows application process now open

The Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning (CATL) is accepting applications for the UW-Green Bay Online Teaching Fellows program. This program is for those who are new to online instruction. Instructors in this course explore best practices and develop a teaching philosophy for the digital classroom. Anyone may apply for this course. Applications […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 11, 2017 at 3:44pm in News by Editorial Student

04/11/2017 - Faculty note: Dalke paper presentation

Senior lecturer Karen Dalke (Sociology, Public and Environmental Affairs) recently presented a paper entitled: “Mustang Denizen: Reimagining the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act of 1971″ at De Montfort University in Leicester, UK for a conference titled: Horses, Society and the Law: Past, Present and Future.

Posted Tue, Apr. 11, 2017 at 3:42pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

04/11/2017 - Faculty note: Meredith and Gallagher-Lepak present to neighbors on music and its benefits

A presentation for Prof. Sarah Meredith (Music) and Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak’s (College of Health, Education and Social Welfare), “The Healing Power of Music” was well-received by a capacity crowd of the Sisters of St. Francis of the Holy Cross on April 1, 2017. The presentation addressed the music of Hildagard von Bingen and other early […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 11, 2017 at 2:39pm in Faculty/Staff by Editorial Student

04/11/2017 - D2l Fall 2013-Summer 2014 course deletion

Instructors that used D2L with their courses during the Fall 2013 (including winter term), Spring 2014 and Summer 2014 semesters have until April 19, 2017 to create a personal copy of any part of those courses offered during those terms as they will be deleted. Once a D2L course is deleted, there is no way of […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 11, 2017 at 2:38pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

04/11/2017 - Upcoming wellness events

The UW-Green Bay Wellness Committee is hosting a five-week Arboretum Poker Walk Challenge April 2 to May 6, 2017 for UW-Green Bay employees. Drawings for prizes will be awarded. Wellness Webinar: Clean and Simple Nutrition The 
Wellness Webinar: Clean and Simple Nutrition will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, 2017 in the […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 11, 2017 at 2:38pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

04/11/2017 - Internship Tuesday continues: KenyaHELP Intern

The new weekly social media initiative, “Internship Tuesday” continues with this week’s feature on Nathan Condon, a junior history and political science student currently interning with KenyaHELP, a local, volunteer-run organization that provides scholarships for Kenyan students. Read more about Condon and his internship. Do you know a UW-Green Bay student with an interesting internship? Please submit a […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 11, 2017 at 2:37pm in News by Jena Richter Landers