Daily Archives: December 14, 2017

12/14/2017 - Brown County United Way campaign – closes Monday Dec. 18

The campaign to generate pledges to support the local United Way will close on Monday, Dec. 18, 2017.  If you have already made a pledge — organizers thank you!  If not, please consider making a pledge at any level of support for this excellent support network right here in Brown County. The campaign for this […]

Posted Thu, Dec. 14, 2017 at 12:50pm in News by Sue Bodilly

12/14/2017 - Nominations requested for 2018 Founders Association Awards

It’s time to start submitting nominations for the 2018 Founders Association Awards. The Awards & Recognition Committee encourages anyone from the UW-Green Bay community to nominate a faculty member, instructor, lecturer or staff member they would like to see honored at next year’s Fall Convocation. A list of awards and descriptions of award criteria, as […]

Posted Thu, Dec. 14, 2017 at 12:22pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

12/14/2017 - UW professors take classes to ‘a galaxy far, far away’

On December 13, Assistant Prof. Bryan Carr was featured in a story by the Oshkosh Northwestern about UW system professors using the “Star Wars” movies to teach everything from physics to geology. “We think about mythology as this kind of dusty, forgotten thing,” said Carr. “We don’t really think about what our modern mythology is. It’s stuff like […]

Posted Thu, Dec. 14, 2017 at 12:21pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

12/14/2017 - Prof. Clampitt teams with Packers social media manager & UWGB alum Ryan Hartwig

UW-Green Bay Prof. Phil Clampitt (Information and Computing Science, Communication) co-authored a post in the blog “Social Media Strategy” with UW-Green Bay alumnus and social media manager for the Green Bay Packers, Ryan Hartwig ’09 Communication. See Scoring Brand Touchdowns by Using the 5Cs of Social Media.

Posted Thu, Dec. 14, 2017 at 12:21pm in News by Editorial Student

12/14/2017 - Faculty Note: Associate Prof. Weinschenk article accepted in Journal of Political Marketing

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) recently had a peer-reviewed journal accepted for publication in the Journal of Political Marketing.  The article is solo-authored and uses a variety of different datasets (e.g., exit polls, state-level Census data) to understand the role of demographic variables in shaping the 2016 presidential election.

Posted Thu, Dec. 14, 2017 at 12:18pm in Faculty/Staff by Editorial Student

12/14/2017 - Registration open for Phoenix swimming lessons

The Green Bay Phoenix swimming program invites participation in swimming lessons during February and March 2018. Swimmers ages 4-17 will receive customized, one-on-one instruction and technique work with current Division I student-athletes on the swim team. Participants can enroll in five-day packages, offered Feb. 26-Mar. 3 and Mar. 5-9, or sign up for a 10-day […]

Posted Thu, Dec. 14, 2017 at 12:17pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

12/14/2017 - Trunk of treasure reveals a family’s past, and practice for the future

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UW-Green Bay History major Megan Arent will graduate Saturday (Dec. 16, 2017) but not before a trip way back in time. She worked with Art Professor Sarah Detweiler on a project to catalog more than 500 letters written by Detweiler’s grandparents dating back to the start and continuing through World War II. Stanley Detweiler survived […]

Posted Thu, Dec. 14, 2017 at 11:15am in News by Sue Bodilly

12/14/2017 - College no laughing matter for Kimmel’s production assistant

At 26 and living in California, Joey Bina is not, by any means, a traditional UW-Green Bay student. By day he works on the set of Jimmy Kimmel Live! — ABC’s late-night talk show — as Kimmel’s personal production assistant, by night he is a hard-working honors student, ready to graduate this Saturday (Dec. 16, […]

Posted Thu, Dec. 14, 2017 at 10:39am in News by Sue Bodilly