Daily Archives: January 24, 2018

01/24/2018 - Faculty note: Prof. Gurung podcast: ‘Make Science your ally’

UW-Green Bay Prof. A.R. Regan Gurung (Psychology) was featured recently in a Educo Community podcast, discussing how to improve self-awareness, deal with difficult emotions in the right way and build the proper social networks to achieve greater goals. Some of the material is shared in his TEDx talk from last year.

Posted Wed, Jan. 24, 2018 at 11:06am in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

01/24/2018 - Reminders: Scholarships, job fair, SEOTY

Here are some reminders from the Financial Aid office: Scholarships play an important role in helping many talented students achieve their educational goals Qualified incoming freshmen and continuing students may fill out a general application through the Office of Financial Aid to be considered for a large pool of awards, including one for children of […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 24, 2018 at 10:59am in News by Sue Bodilly

01/24/2018 - WPR: Prof. Merkel and others look to cultivate new scientists and antibiotics

“Wisconsin researchers are joining a worldwide effort to preserve cures for common infections by using crowdsourcing to discover new antibiotics,” reports Wisconsin Public Radio. The story features UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Brian Merkel (Human Biology). “The educators came to UW-Madison in early January to take a week-long crash course as part of what’s called the […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 24, 2018 at 10:27am in News by Sue Bodilly

01/24/2018 - Reminder: Academic Staff Committee Meeting Next Wednesday

Just a reminder that the next Academic Staff Committee meeting will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 31 at 1:30 p.m. in CL 735 (HR Conference Room). This meeting is open to the public. The agenda for this meeting is available on the SOFAS website.

Posted Wed, Jan. 24, 2018 at 10:12am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

01/24/2018 - Coming up at the Weidner Center: Jazz fest and Decades Rewind

Jazz Fest 48, Saturday, Jan. 27 is sure to please. Student performances begin at 6 p.m. followed by the Green Bay Jazz Orchestra with Janet Planet at 7 p.m. Buy tickets and see more. Decade rewind is Sunday, Feb. 11 at 7 p.m. The national touring concert, dance party and theatrical performance all wrapped up […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 24, 2018 at 10:11am in News by Sue Bodilly

01/24/2018 - Fox-Wolf Watershed Cleanup is seeks site captains

The annual Fox-Wolf Watershed Cleanup is Saturday, April 21, 2018. This year, more than 50 sites have been identified for cleanup. The goal is to register 1,000 volunteers. Every year, members of the UW-Green Bay campus community share in the effort. More volunteers and site leaders are needed. Email Kelly Reyer at kelly@fwwa.org if you […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 24, 2018 at 10:05am in News by Sue Bodilly

01/24/2018 - Weinschenk publishes in the Journal of Elections, Public Opinion & Parties

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) recently had a peer-reviewed journal article accepted for publication in the Journal of Elections, Public Opinion & Parties. The paper is titled “Preelection Poll Accuracy and Bias in the 2016 U.S. General Elections.” It is co-authored with colleagues from Duke University and Northeastern University.

Posted Wed, Jan. 24, 2018 at 9:55am in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

01/24/2018 - Weidner requests comments from the public in celebration of 25 years

Everyone has a story to tell. As the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts enters its 25th season, with more than 4 million attendees and 9,000 events, the Weidner Center wants to hear from patrons past and present at #MyWeidnerMoment about the moments that have left an indelible mark on their lives. Was it the […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 24, 2018 at 8:40am in Go Green! by Sue Bodilly