Daily Archives: July 14, 2017

07/14/2017 - Scientists and experts meet to address critical questions regarding health of Green Bay and its restoration

UW-Green Bay hosts CIGLR Summit, July 18-20, 2017 GREEN BAY, Wis. — Although Green Bay contains only a small fraction — 1.4% — of the water in Lake Michigan, it is burdened with a third of the nutrients that enter the lake and degrade water quality. The resulting algae blooms and low oxygen “dead zones” […]

Posted Fri, Jul. 14, 2017 at 5:07pm in News Releases by Sue Bodilly

07/14/2017 - Faculty note: Weinschenk co-authors paper on genes’ influence on voting behavior

Why do some people consider voting to be an important moral obligation while others brush it off? New research has found evidence that genes have a large influence on sense of civic duty. UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Aaron Weinschenk is the lead author. “Voting is one of the most basic ways of participating in a democracy,” […]

Posted Fri, Jul. 14, 2017 at 12:07pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

07/14/2017 - Reminder: Register today for July 20 workshop

Register today for “What’s The Benefit? Resources You Never Knew You Had.” Cofrin Library 304, Schneider Foundation Library Research Lab. Have you ever wondered about your perks as a UW-Green Bay Employee? What is available? What they mean? What can it do for you? The Academic Staff Professional Development Planning Committee and the University Staff […]

Posted Fri, Jul. 14, 2017 at 12:06pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

07/14/2017 - Andrew Meyer is new Transfer Services Coordinator

Andrew Meyer, currently an advisor for UW-Green Bay’s Office of Admissions has been appointed the new Transfer Services Coordinator, reporting to the Registrar’s Office beginning July 24. “We expect the transition to last roughly a month,” says Assistant Vice Chancellor Christina Trombley. “As Andrew adjusts to his new role and we again embark on a […]

Posted Fri, Jul. 14, 2017 at 11:33am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

07/14/2017 - Music to our ears: 100-plus musicians and vocalists visit for summer camp

Week number six of UW-Green Bay Summer Camps brings more than 110 high school musicians and vocalists to UW-Green Bay for the High School Band, Orchestra, Choral and Piano Camp. Campers will participate in rehearsals, sectionals, master classes, performances and other choice classes, and perform in a culminating public concert in the Weidner Center for […]

Posted Fri, Jul. 14, 2017 at 11:20am in News by Sue Bodilly

07/14/2017 - Prof. Draney talks ticks and mosquitoes with Joy Cardin

UW-Green Bay Prof. Michael Draney (Biology, Natural and Applied Science) was featured on an hour-long segment of Wisconsin Public Radio’s Joy Cardin Show July 13 discussing mosquitoes and ticks in Wisconsin. Hot, rainy weather has brought the little buggers out in full force. Listen to the show.

Posted Fri, Jul. 14, 2017 at 11:12am in News by Sue Bodilly

07/14/2017 - It is onto the Denver finals for UW-Green Bay’s ‘Wisco Ninja’ Luke Chambers

American Ninja Warrior - Season 9

He made it! Revealed in the July 17 episode of NBC’s American Ninja Warrior, Luke Chambers made it past the Denver qualifier and into the Denver finals to be aired nationwide in late August. Chambers, a UW-Green Bay fifth-year senior (Business Administration) with a double major in marketing and management, didn’t complete the difficult course, […]

Posted Fri, Jul. 14, 2017 at 10:56am in News by Sue Bodilly

07/14/2017 - Soup for you, Garden Cafe menu for July 17-21

Garden Café Soup Menu – July 17 through 21 Monday: Cheesy Potato Tuesday: Chili Wednesday: Onion Soup Thursday: Chicken Noodle Friday: Corn Chowder You can find all your options for eating on campus, here.

Posted Fri, Jul. 14, 2017 at 10:32am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

07/14/2017 - Continuing Education receives grant to train Adult Protective Services employees

The Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement received a $150,000 grant from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services to provide customized and comprehensive educational training to their Adult Protective Services employees throughout the State of Wisconsin. The educational training will focus on best practices, strengthening client services, enhancing worker capacity and maximizing effectiveness for […]

Posted Fri, Jul. 14, 2017 at 10:25am in News by Sue Bodilly

07/14/2017 - Chancellor Miller announces Strategic Budgeting Committee

In a memorandum this week, UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller announced a committee that will review planning and budgetary strategies and provide feedback representing all major divisions across the University. Missed it? You can find it here.

Posted Fri, Jul. 14, 2017 at 10:06am in News by Sue Bodilly