Daily Archives: June 19, 2017

06/19/2017 - Faculty note: Prof. Kaye featured on Bill Moyers.com

From economic equality to environmental justice, what is the future of the American Dream? In 2009, Bill Moyers asked guests to share their vision and now asks the same question. Prof. Harvey Kaye shares his response and how it has changed.

Posted Mon, Jun. 19, 2017 at 2:16pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

06/19/2017 - Prof. Rybak named interim Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Provost Greg Davis announced the appointment today (June 19, 2017) of Charles A. Rybak as interim Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. He will provide leadership in the areas of visual and performing arts, humanities, communication, computer and information sciences and social sciences. The Dean is responsible for budget, personnel, curriculum, […]

Posted Mon, Jun. 19, 2017 at 1:55pm in News by Sue Bodilly

06/19/2017 - Theatre and Music seasons to be unveiled at Weidner celebration

New at this year’s Weidner season unveiling, UW-Green Bay Music and Theatre (and Dance) chairpersons Randall Meder and Jeff Enstwistle, respectively, will take to the podium to announce their upcoming seasons, Wednesday, June 21, 2017. UW-Green Bay music students Rissel Peguero and Matthew Hillman will be entertaining before and after the event. Music begins at […]

Posted Mon, Jun. 19, 2017 at 1:47pm in News by Sue Bodilly

06/19/2017 - Faculty note: Deetz has two paintings juried

UW-Green Bay Prof. Kristy Deetz had two paintings juried into First Street Gallery’s 2017 National Juried Exhibition. The juror, Peter Colon, Associate Director of DC Moore Gallery, NYC, viewed 1,700 works from artists nation wide to curate the 50 work exhibition that runs June 22-July 15th at First Street Gallery, 526 West 26th Street, New York City (www.firststreetgallery.org). Deetz also has a solo […]

Posted Mon, Jun. 19, 2017 at 1:30pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

06/19/2017 - Furlong farewell is this afternoon (Monday, June 19)

The Office of the Provost invites you to a farewell gathering for Dean Scott Furlong from 3 to 5 p.m. Monday, June 19, 2017 in the Winter Garden of Mary Ann Cofrin Hall. Expect brief remarks at 3:30 p.m. Furlong is heading to the provost position at SUNY-Oswego, after a 24-year career at UW-Green Bay.

Posted Mon, Jun. 19, 2017 at 1:06pm in News by Sue Bodilly

06/19/2017 - Faculty promotions announced

The Board of Regents has approved the 2017 Report on Faculty Promotions and Tenure Designations. Congratulations to the following faculty members: Promoted to Full Professor: Toni Damkoehler, Doug Hensler and Chuck Rybak Promoted to Associate Professor with tenure: Christin De Pouw, Yunsun Huh, JP (John P) Leary and Aaron Weinschenk.      

Posted Mon, Jun. 19, 2017 at 12:51pm in News by Sue Bodilly

06/19/2017 - Faculty note: Weinschenk publishes research on the genetics of politics

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science and Psychology) recently had a peer-reviewed journal article titled “Genes, Personality Traits, and the Sense of Civic Duty” published in American Politics Research. The article, co-authored with Prof. Chris Dawes of New York University, uses data on identical and fraternal twins to examine the amount of genetic overlap between personality traits and the […]

Posted Mon, Jun. 19, 2017 at 12:31pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

06/19/2017 - Faculty note: Russ presents in Tel Aviv

Prof. Meir Russ (Cofrin School of Business) presented a Faculty Research Seminar at the Strategic Management interest area at the Coller School of Management at Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel, June 14, 2017. It was entitled “The Trifurcation of the Labor Markets in the Networked, Knowledge-Driven, Global Economy.” He also discussed future collaboration with […]

Posted Mon, Jun. 19, 2017 at 12:25pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

06/19/2017 - Alumni put best club forward in annual golf outing, raise $24,000 for scholarships

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Congratulations to the UW-Green Bay Alumni Association on yet another successful Scholarship Golf Outing. The 37th annual raised nearly $24,000 designated for scholarships. You can already save the date for next year’s outing — Friday, June 8. Although it’s never about the winning (everybody who dedicates a day to play is a winner) we have […]

Posted Mon, Jun. 19, 2017 at 12:12pm in Alumni Rising by Daniel Moore