Daily Archives: April 17, 2017

04/17/2017 - Faculty note: Ashmann, Gichobi presentation

Assistant Prof. Mary Gichobi (mathematics education) and Associate Prof. Scott Ashmann (science education) recently presented a paper entitled: Modelling the Standards of Mathematical Practices (SMPs) in the Context of Mathematics Content Courses for Elementary and Middle School Preservice Teachers at the 69th annual conference of the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education. The study […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 17, 2017 at 12:35pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2017 - More on Turbo Charge

“What I hope we were able to tell them today is that we believe in them. This community believes in them,” said Chancellor Gary Miller, as he discussed Turbo Charge, a program that will offer college credit to Green Bay area students. Fox 11 had the coverage.

Posted Mon, Apr. 17, 2017 at 11:11am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2017 - More Golden Apples for UW-Green Bay grads

Make that four. Green Bay’s Michelle Flicek ’00 is the fourth 2017 Golden Apple winner to have received a degree from UW-Green Bay. The Green Bay Press-Gazette has her story.

Posted Mon, Apr. 17, 2017 at 11:11am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2017 - Kraker picked 27th overall in WNBA Draft

More on a dream come true for UW-Green Bay’s Mehryn Kraker. The former Phoenix star was drafted in the third round of the WNBA Draft by the Washington Mystics with the 27th overall pick. The six-foot Kraker was the Horizon League’s Player of the Year this past season and helped lead the Phoenix to a 19th […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 17, 2017 at 11:01am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2017 - Learn about student artwork at Lunch at Lawton

Learn more about the current exhibition from UW-Green Bay students in an informal gallery talk and get a sweet treat for attending, Wednesday, April 19, 12:30 to 1 p.m. at the Lawton Gallery. Students Adam Fulwiler, Brian Galloway and Kassy Rickaby will be speaking about their paintings, prints and fiber art works and will be […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 17, 2017 at 10:53am in News by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2017 - Solo vibraphone musician Berndt Thurner performs work by composer Stuart Saunders Smith

Solo vibraphone musician Berndt Thurner will perform works by composer Stuart Saunders Smith, at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 19 at the Lawton Gallery. “Thurner is a percussionist of remarkable breadth, equally at home as a soloist and in an ensemble setting. Thurner’s musicality is influenced by his passionate travels to regions all over the world, […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 17, 2017 at 10:53am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2017 - Johnson to be honored as Earth Caretaker

UW-Green Bay’s Environmental Management and Business Institute (EMBI) will honor the eighth Earth Caretaker Award recipient, Meleesa Johnson ’00 on Thursday, April 20, 2017. The event takes place in the Phoenix Room of the University Union. See the press release.

Posted Mon, Apr. 17, 2017 at 10:53am in News by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2017 - UW-Green Bay to host first-ever GenCyber student camp in Wisconsin

A GenCyber student camp, designed to immerse a diverse group of up to 100 students in grades 7-9, in an intensive, one-week cybersecurity educational camp experience, is in the works. The no-cost camp targets Northeast Wisconsin students traditionally underrepresented in computer science fields of study and careers. UW-Green Bay’s Division of Continuing Education and Community […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 17, 2017 at 10:27am in News by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2017 - Encountering Your Ecological Self: A Reflection for Earth Week

Celebrate Earth Week by getting in touch with your “ecological self” — the self as it exists in connection with the natural world. On Sunday, April 23 at 10 a.m. at the Mauthe Center, Associate Prof. David Voelker (Humanities and History) leads Green Bay Area Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, demonstrating the use of guided meditation to […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 17, 2017 at 10:21am in News by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2017 - Staff notes: Research & Instruction Librarians Merry and Vrabel

Anna Merry and Bekky Vrabel, Research & Instruction Librarians at the Cofrin Library, will present at the annual Wisconsin Association of Academic Libraries conference, April 21 and at the Information Literacy Summit on May 5. Their presentation, “Collecting and Analyzing Student Feedback on Information Literacy Instruction,” describes the library’s 3-2-1 instruction assessment project. This assessment […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 17, 2017 at 10:07am in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly