On Thursday, May 26, the Wisconsin legislature’s Joint Finance Committee (JFC) approved freezing University of Wisconsin System resident tuition for another two years. The legislative package also authorized Regents to create an engineering school at UW-Green Bay. WBAY, Washington Times and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel had coverage.
Assistant Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) has been quoted in a piece by The Cap Times on Democrats advocating for additional investment in the University of Wisconsin System. “For too long, disinvestment from one of the nation’s best public university systems has compromised the quality of instruction and student services,” said Shelton. See more in […]
A nature-based kindergarten readiness 4K program at Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary aims to get youngsters in touch with the outdoors while preparing them for kindergarten. Local 5’s Brittany Falkers heads outdoors where these Green Bay students are learning lessons that cannot be taught in a classroom. The OAK (Outdoors Adventures for Kids) Learning Center program aims to reclaim kids’ […]
The American Intercultural Center is seeking diversity event submissions for the Fall 2017 Human Mosaic brochure. (See the Spring 2017 Human Mosaic pdf.) The Human Mosaic is traditionally distributed to UW-Green Bay students, staff and faculty at the beginning of the semester. Please complete an online submission for each event. The submission deadline is 4:30 p.m. […]
UW-Green Bay student Army veteran and National Guard service member Nicholas Gries is the seventh recipient of the Thomas E. Wortham IV Achievement Award. The award, named after a Wisconsin Army National Guard Soldier and Chicago Police officer slain off-duty in 2010, recognizes both outstanding military and volunteer achievements. Read the Wisconsin Department of Military […]
Donald R. Makuen, 86, of Ellison Bay, Wisconsin and Estero, Florida passed away unexpectedly on May 15, 2017 in Ellison Bay. Early in his long and active academic career, Makuen was Assistant Chancellor for Student Affairs and Professor of Psychology at UW-Green Bay. In 1969 he was honored with the “Teacher of the Year” award. Read […]