Monthly Archives: January 2018

01/30/2018 - Green Bay men allow third-fewest points in Horizon era

When the Green Bay men beat Cleveland State 66-44 last week (Jan. 25) the team allowed the third-fewest points allowed by the Phoenix in a conference game during the Horizon League era. It was an uncharacteristic way to win for the typically high-scoring team. “It certainly was the defense that led the way, allowing a […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 30, 2018 at 1:19pm in News by Sue Bodilly

01/30/2018 - Final reminder: Jean-Rene Gehan, former French Ambassador at Global Studies Roundtable

The first Global Studies Roundtable discussion of the spring semester will take place Friday, Feb. 2, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in Room 103 of the University Union. Discussion on international events (diplomacy in the age of populism and nationalism) will be lead by Jean-Rene Gehan, former French Ambassador to Kuwait and Laos and former […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 30, 2018 at 1:01pm in News by Sue Bodilly

01/30/2018 - Congratulations are in order for UW-Manitowoc’s Lybbert

Congratulations to UW-Manitowoc Assistant Prof. Breeyawn Lybbert (Chemistry), named the 2017-2018 Kaplan Award recipient at UW-Manitowoc. The award recognizes individuals for significant and innovative improvement in instruction and/or service to students. Recipients receive a $250 grant from the University, which is matched by the UW-Manitowoc Foundation. The award honors Arthur M. Kaplan, who retired in […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 30, 2018 at 12:56pm in News by Sue Bodilly

01/30/2018 - Travel grants available for undergraduates, deadlines approach

UW-Green Bay is a Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) member. Are your students looking for travel grant support? Application deadlines are approaching for student travel awards in several CUR divisions: CUR Psychology Division, deadline Feb. 15, 2018 (faculty mentors must nominate student candidates); CUR Physics and Astronomy Division, application deadline is March 16, 2018; and CUR […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 30, 2018 at 12:21pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

01/30/2018 - Green Bay men make it two straight in final game of the season at Resch

Notching its second-straight Horizon League victory in the team’s final game at the Resch Center this season, Green Bay cruised to an 85-67 win over Youngstown State on Saturday afternoon. Senior Khalil Small led the Phoenix with 27 points, his seventh 20-plus point scoring effort in his last nine games. The Phoenix (10-15, 5-7 HL) […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 30, 2018 at 12:10pm in News by Sue Bodilly

01/30/2018 - Faculty note: Weinschenk publishes peer-reviewed journal article in The Forum

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) recently had a peer-reviewed journal article accepted for publication in The Forum: A Journal of Applied Research in Contemporary Politics. The article is titled “The Dynamics of Voter Preferences in the 2016 Presidential Election.” The paper is co-authored with a colleague of Weinschenk’s at Northeastern University (Boston).

Posted Tue, Jan. 30, 2018 at 11:57am in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

01/30/2018 - Prof. Fermanich talks the ‘Cost to keep roads clear’ with WTAQ

UW-Green Bay Prof. Kevin Fermanich (NAS) was featured in the news this week. “Truckloads of salt used to treat highways during our winters may be taking a toll on the environment. A recent study suggests more than 40 percent of lakes surveyed in the Midwest and Northeast have more salt than before,” reports WTAQ. Salt […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 30, 2018 at 11:47am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

01/30/2018 - It’s Comm Week, Feb. 5-8, 2018

It is billed as “Four Days of Communication Fun” and a time when “UW-Green Bay’s brightest communication professionals come together.” The second annual Comm Week 2018 is next week, Feb. 5-8, 2018. It is filled with events (networking, a capstone preview, a social media workshop, an alumni panel) to help Communication students prepare for their […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 30, 2018 at 11:38am in News by Sue Bodilly

01/30/2018 - Open Seminar: Engaging Social Media Strategies and Bonus Discussion on Social Media’s Role in Healthcare

Professor Phil Clampitt and Assistant Prof. Katie Turkiewicz (Information and Computing Science) will be conducting an open seminar on developing influential social media strategies with a bonus discussion on social media’s role in health care, Wednesday, Feb. 7 from 4 to 5 p.m. in Phoenix A, University Union. The hour-long session is free and open […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 30, 2018 at 11:26am in News by Sue Bodilly