Daily Archives: December 8, 2017

12/08/2017 - Faculty note: DePouw article published in special issue

UW-Green Bay Associate Professor Christin DePouw (Education), was part of a special issue of the International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education (QSE) that focuses on critical race parenting. DePouw’s article, “Intersectionality and critical race parenting” is part of a broader conversation on whiteness, race and parenting of children of color. The special issue can […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 8, 2017 at 9:50am in Faculty/Staff by Editorial Student

12/08/2017 - Academic Excellence Symposium postponed

For 2018 and 2019, the UW-Green Bay Academic Excellence Symposium (AES), as an independent event, will be temporarily postponed until 2020. Students and their faculty mentors interested in presenting their research, creative or scholarly activity are invited and encouraged to register for the 17th Annual UW System Symposium for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity. This annual […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 8, 2017 at 9:50am in News by Editorial Student

12/08/2017 - All are winners in the first-ever all-campus ‘Food Fight!’

The first-ever all-campus Food Fight brought 2,071 pounds of food and hygiene items to fill the Campus Cupboard shelves, providing provisions to members of the UW-Green Bay community who are in need. In a nearly campus-wide contest, the Cofrin Library, Office of International Education and Office of Continuing Education and Community Engagement teamed-up to recorded […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 8, 2017 at 9:20am in News by Sue Bodilly

12/08/2017 - Dean Gallagher-Lepak talks ‘seriousness of falls in older adults’

Today’s (Dec. 8) Green Bay Press Gazette published an article, “Not Talking about Falls Can Trip You Up,” by Susan Gallagher-Lepak, Dean of the College of Health, Education and Social Welfare and retired local physician John Brusky. Their message is that falls needs to be taken seriously and further assessed among older adults to avoid […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 8, 2017 at 8:25am in News by Sue Bodilly

12/08/2017 - St. Brendan’s Irish Dinner to take place at the Weidner Center, Feb. 21

The Weidner Center will be holding a special pre-show Riverdance event celebrating Irish heritage and cuisine on Feb. 21 starting at 6 p.m. Come and enjoy a delicious sampling of the best in Irish cuisine catered by Green Bay’s own St. Brendan’s Inn! This one-of-a-kind event will take place at the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 8, 2017 at 8:14am in News by Sue Bodilly

12/08/2017 - New Student Skills Learning Lab under renovation

UW-Green Bay Social Work and Education faculty are showing their excitement over a new student skills learning lab that will support development of communication, counseling and presentation skills, as well as professional behaviors among students in Social Work, Education, and Health majors in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall 131/133. The photos show the faculty lending a […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 8, 2017 at 8:13am in News by Sue Bodilly

12/08/2017 - Green Bay men record comeback win over Eastern Illinois

Sukhjot Bains chose the perfect moment for his career-high 10 points, scoring a driving layup with 17.5 seconds left to give Green Bay the 59-57 comeback victory over Eastern Illinois at the Resch Center on Wednesday night, Dec. 6, 2017. The Phoenix (3-4) didn’t get its first lead in the second half until that game-winner […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 8, 2017 at 8:12am in News by Sue Bodilly

12/08/2017 - Reminder: Kwanzaa celebration is this Saturday

Join organizers for the Kwanzaa Celebration, Saturday, Dec. 9 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Phoenix Room of the University Union. Kwanzaa is an African-American celebration based on the tradition of the African harvest festival emphasizing community and cultural pride. Enjoy music, dancing and food and learning about the holiday’s origins, rites and […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 8, 2017 at 8:11am in News by Sue Bodilly