Daily Archives: May 9, 2017

05/09/2017 - UW-Green Bay students propose ideas for new ‘Green Bay Waterfront District’

Brown County Leaders are discussing what to do with waterfront property from Bay Beach to the Marina, including the 55-acre Renard Island. Students in Prof. Marcelo Cruz’s course, Special Topics: Course in Urban and Regional Studies (Waterfront projcect — Bay Beach, Marina and Renard Island Visioning and Connectivity Study) have worked semester-long on the project […]

Posted Tue, May. 9, 2017 at 4:06pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

05/09/2017 - UW System Budget Update

The Wisconsin Legislature’s Joint Finance Committee (JFC) began voting on the 2017-19 biennial budget. UW System President Ray Cross sent an update. View it here.

Posted Tue, May. 9, 2017 at 3:50pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

05/09/2017 - American Intercultural Center seeking diversity event submissions for the Fall 2017 Human Mosaic

The American Intercultural Center is seeking diversity event submissions for the Fall 2017 Human Mosaic brochure. 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 deadline submission is 4:30 p.m. Thursday, July 14, 2017.

Posted Tue, May. 9, 2017 at 3:43pm in News by Editorial Student

05/09/2017 - Alumnus Gordon Hempton featured in CNN’s Great Big Story

Sound-tracker Gordon Hempton (’76, Population Dynamics) was recently featured in CNN’s Great Big Story. The self-described “acoustic ecologist” is on a personal quest to preserve silence in nature. Watch the video.  

Posted Tue, May. 9, 2017 at 3:43pm in News by Editorial Student

05/09/2017 - New episode of ‘Serious Fun’

Assistant Prof. Bryan Carr’s (Communication and Information Science) has posted a new episode of his podcast “Serious Fun.” This week’s episode includes insights on the the new Marvel Studios film Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. It also features Associate Prof. Chuck Rybak (English) and Professor Ryan Martin (Psychology) who discuss the literary, creative and psychological dimensions […]

Posted Tue, May. 9, 2017 at 3:41pm in News by Editorial Student

05/09/2017 - Dialogue Fellows Program training August 24 -25

In a time of deep political, social and cultural divides, universities have a special role in staging conversations about the most pressing and controversial topics. In support of the 2017–2018 campus common theme “Democratic Dialogue,” the Dialogue Fellows program will provide special training in facilitating reflective dialogue to faculty, staff and students. The training will […]

Posted Tue, May. 9, 2017 at 3:31pm in News by Editorial Student

05/09/2017 - Last call: Workshop to Foster a More Diverse Campus Community

Seats are available for the upcoming workshop, Analyzing and Understanding Systemic Racism, sponsored by the College of Health, Education and Social Welfare. Register today. The deadline is Friday, May 12. The workshop is on campus May 22 to 24, free of charge and includes lunch each day. This is an opportunity to gather a collective […]

Posted Tue, May. 9, 2017 at 3:09pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/09/2017 - Future UW-Green Bay student among top winners of U.S. Presidential Scholar Award

Future UW-Green Bay business student Dylon Pokorny of Waupun High School has been selected as Wisconsin’s top male recipient of the U.S. Presidential Scholar in Career and Technical Education award according to USAgNet.com. Pokorny has served as president of his FFA chapter during the past year. He has also won the State FFA Proficiency Award for Specialty Animal […]

Posted Tue, May. 9, 2017 at 2:40pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

05/09/2017 - New emphasis for early childhood professionals

As a result of a grant through the Wisconsin Early Childhood Association (WECA), UW-Green Bay now offers an online program targeting early childhood professionals who wish to advance their associate degree and earn a Bachelor of Applied Science degree. As a complement to a previously developed pathway to a teaching license in early childhood, Tim […]

Posted Tue, May. 9, 2017 at 2:38pm in Announcements by Editorial Student