Daily Archives: April 28, 2017

04/28/2017 - SUNY Oswego announces UW-Green Bay’s Furlong as provost and vice chancellor of academic affairs

Congratulations to Scott Furlong, dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences whose appointment as provost and vice chancellor of academic affairs at SUNY Oswego was announced this morning (Friday, April 28) by SUNY Oswego President Deborah F. Stanley. His appointment will take effect in summer 2017. In his new role Furlong will […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 28, 2017 at 12:16pm in News by Sue Bodilly

04/28/2017 - Celebration of Life for Les Raduenz, May 6

Les Raduenz, a 32-year employee (and retiree) of UW-Green Bay, ended his brave two-year battle against ALS April 1. A Celebration of his Life will take place at the University Union, UW-Green Bay from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 6. Please see his full obituary. More on the depth of his influence, and a […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 28, 2017 at 10:37am in News by Sue Bodilly

04/28/2017 - Faculty note: Grubisha publications

Assistant Prof. Lisa Grubisha (Biology) recently co-authored two publications. “Increased phylogenetic resolution within the ecologically important Rhizopogon subgenus Amylopogon using 10 anonymous nuclear loci” was published in the journal Mycologia in March 2017. The paper “Development of Anonymous Nuclear Loci for Pterospora andromedea (Monotropoideae) Using Illumina and Ion Torrent Sequencing Data” was published online early […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 28, 2017 at 10:10am in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

04/28/2017 - Staff note: Pfeifer interviewed about recent leadership event

About 200 juniors from 11 high schools learned about ways to deal with issues like bullying at a leadership conference at UW-Green Bay this week. Ron Pfeifer, UW-Green Bay chief of staff for the Chancellor, was interviewed by WHBY about the event.

Posted Fri, Apr. 28, 2017 at 10:08am in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

04/28/2017 - Reminder: Camp Lloyd needs your votes for possible grants

UW-Green Bay’s Camp Lloyd is participating in USA TODAY NETWORK’s “A Community Thrives” voting competition. Site visitors may vote for their favorite community improvement idea. The videos receiving the highest votes per category will receive grants from the Gannett Foundation. Camp Lloyd is a summer day camp for students who have lost loved ones. It […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 28, 2017 at 8:03am in News by Jena Richter Landers

04/28/2017 - Ahead: Joint UW Career Fair, Networking Social with Prof. Ryan Martin

Join UW System alumni at a Career Fair and Networking Event promoting fantastic job opportunities in the Brown County area on Wednesday, May 24 beginning at 4 p.m. About 50 companies and organizations will be at the Career Fair followed by a relaxed networking event. Finally, the event will conclude with an interactive presentation titled, ‘The […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:22am in News by Editorial Student

04/28/2017 - Faculty note: Prof. Meir Russ at the La Universidad Complutense de Madrid in Madrid, Spain

UW-Green Bay Prof. Meir Russ (Cofrin School of Business) presented a graduate seminar at the “Master of Marketing” program at the La Universidad Complutense de Madrid in Madrid, Spain April 20-26, 2017. The seminar was titled “Viral and Meme Marketing.” Russ also discussed current and future research collaboration with program faculty and staff.

Posted Fri, Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:17am in Faculty/Staff by Editorial Student

04/28/2017 - Retiree breakfast reminder

The next UW-Green Bay retiree breakfast will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 2, at the Bay Family Restaurant (West Room) on the corner of Military Avenue and 9th St. All UW-Green Bay retirees are invited to attend.

Posted Fri, Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:15am in Announcements by Editorial Student

04/28/2017 - Assistant Prof. Bryan Carr launches new podcast ‘Serious Fun’

Assistant Prof. Bryan Carr’s (Communication, Information Science) new podcast “Serious Fun,” in conjunction with the Phoenix Studios podcast network, is now available on SoundCloud or iTunes. The podcast is a journey into the frivolous. Hear from the scholars, professionals and fans that interpret and create pop culture. Whether it’s comic books, video games or reality TV, “Serious Fun” examines […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:14am in News by Editorial Student