Daily Archives: April 24, 2017

04/24/2017 - Juniors from 11 Northeast Wisconsin schools gather for regional leadership development, April 25

UW-Green Bay and Youth Frontiers partner to build next generation of leaders Green Bay, Wis. — Juniors from 11 area schools (list of schools below) will join together for a leadership conference designed to inspire student leaders to step up to address important issues like bullying and disrespect in their schools and personal lives. The […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 24, 2017 at 3:18pm in Press Releases by Sue Bodilly

04/24/2017 - Psychology students and faculty impress at MPA conference

Last week (April 20-22) about 35 UW-Green Bay Psychology students and five faculty members attended the Midwest Psychological Association (MPA) Conference in Chicago, lll. The students presented more than 35 research projects on topics related to attitudes toward online classes, to culture and language development, to mental health stigma.

Posted Mon, Apr. 24, 2017 at 2:56pm in News by Jena Richter Landers

04/24/2017 - Sandy Cohen featured in ‘Sunday Sit Down’

Former Seymour High School basketball standout Sandy Cohen transferred from Marquette to UW-Green Bay and will play for Green Bay in the upcoming season. Fox 11’s John Doran interviewed Cohen for this week’s Sunday Sit Down.

Posted Mon, Apr. 24, 2017 at 2:38pm in Media Coverage by Jena Richter Landers

04/24/2017 - Warren Gerds interviews Prof. Michelle McQuade Dewhirst

In anticipation of Friday’s screening of “Metropolis,” critic-at-large Warren Gerds interviewed composer Prof. Michelle McQuade Dewhirst (Music). The interview goes behind-the-scenes and notes what to expect at this weekend’s performance — Friday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. in the Cofrin Family Hall, Weidner Center. Buy tickets online or at University Ticketing and Information Center.

Posted Mon, Apr. 24, 2017 at 2:19pm in Media Coverage by Jena Richter Landers

04/24/2017 - Nurses leading food drive for Campus Cupboard this week

Nursing students at all UW campuses are celebrating Nurses Week by giving back to their communities. Your help is needed to “Fill the Campus Cupboard” at UW-Green Bay. Any donation will be greatly appreciated. The drive will be held April 24 to 28. Collection bins are located in the University Union, MAC Hall (2nd floor […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 24, 2017 at 1:34pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

04/24/2017 - Student ambassadors for WiSys needed

WiSys Technology Foundation is seeking student ambassadors from UW-Green Bay for 2017/18! WiSys is a is a non-profit supporting organization of the UW-System, serving as the dedicated technology transfer office for the 11 four-year Comprehensive Campuses, 13 two-year Colleges and the statewide UW-Extension. WiSys helps innovators in the UW System protect, develop and commercialize their ideas. […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 24, 2017 at 1:25pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

04/24/2017 - Faculty note: Prof. Luczaj publication

UW-Green Bay Prof. John Luczaj (Geology, Natural & Applied Sciences) is a co-author of a recent peer-reviewed work. “Groundwater Management Area, Wisconsin, USA: A Century of Groundwater Use,” published in the journal Geosciences in March 2017.  The article is culmination of 10 years of researching the water levels in the deep sandstone aquifer beneath Green […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 24, 2017 at 1:16pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

04/24/2017 - CATL Workshop: Gamify Your Course, April 25

Check out this CATL sponsored event: 3:30 p.m. April 25, 2017 in the 1965 Room, University Union. While “Gamify” has become a buzzword, the practice itself may still be useful. When we begin to consider what a course is, we come to realize that the accumulation of “points” is, on some level, already a game. […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 24, 2017 at 12:59pm in News by Sue Bodilly

04/24/2017 - Prof. Luczaj appears in documentary about Niagara Escarpment this week

UW-Green Bay Prof. John Luczaj (Geology, Geoscience) will appear in a documentary about the Niagara Escarpment that premieres this week. The documentary is titled “The Great Ledge” by Dan Larson. The Niagara Escarpment is a geologic feature that runs from Wisconsin through Michigan and Ontario into New York state. It is the same ledge over […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 24, 2017 at 12:55pm in News by Sue Bodilly

04/24/2017 - Alumni and students promote UntitledTown Book Festival

UW-Green Bay alumna and UntitledTown Book Festival Board member, Morgan Moran and current UW-Green Bay student Eric Jorgensen are promoting Untitled Book Festival by projecting poetry of featured authors on downtown Green Bay buildings. Other alumni and students are maintaining the UntitledTown blog. For more information, follow UntitledTown Book and Author Festival on: Twitter @untitledtowngb Instagram @untitledtown Facebook https://www.facebook.com/untitledtown/ […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 24, 2017 at 11:18am in News by Editorial Student