Daily Archives: March 19, 2018

03/19/2018 - Prof. Draney has paper that describes new species of spider from the Everglades

UW-Green Bay Prof. Michael L. Draney (Natural & Applied Sciences) has published a paper in the journal Arachnology describing a new species of spider from the Everglades National Park in Florida. The spider is from a family not native to the United States, and was probably introduced from the Mediterranean region by human activity. The […]

Posted Mon, Mar. 19, 2018 at 4:23pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

03/19/2018 - Faculty note: Sherman elected to National Railroad Museum Board

UW-Green Bay History program Chair, Heidi Sherman, was appointed to the boards of two community organizations in March. She was elected to the National Railroad Museum’s Board of Directors. Founded in 1956, the museum offers a unique learning experience through the preservation of artifacts and creation of fun interactive events for all ages. She was […]

Posted Mon, Mar. 19, 2018 at 4:20pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

03/19/2018 - Reminder: SAFE Ally training is Friday, March 23

The Pride Center is offering SAFE Ally training on Friday, March 23, 2018. Level 1 is from noon to 2 p.m., Level 2 is from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Find out how to be a great ally for LGBTQ+. Email Stacie Christian at christis@uwgb.edu to reserve your seat.  

Posted Mon, Mar. 19, 2018 at 4:15pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

03/19/2018 - Mark your calendar for next ‘mindfulness’ sessions

Thanks to a wellness grant from the Department of Employee Trust Funds, UW-Green Bay is offering sessions this spring on “mindfulness.” These sessions will be at the Richard Mauthe Center from Noon to 12:30 p.m. on the following dates, and there is no cost to employees to attend: Thursday, March 29 Friday, April 13 Thursday, […]

Posted Mon, Mar. 19, 2018 at 4:04pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

03/19/2018 - Faculty note: Shariff paper to be presented at World Bank Conference

UW-Green Bay Prof. Emeritus Ismail Shariff (Economics) has a new paper, “The Paradox of Rural Development in the Context  of New Innovations Facing the Agricultural Sector of Developing Countries,” that has been accepted for presentation at the World Bank Conference,  June 20-15, 2018.

Posted Mon, Mar. 19, 2018 at 3:55pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

03/19/2018 - UW-Green Bay Academic Competition is in the news

Students from 15 Northeast Wisconsin high schools participated in the 2018 UW-Green Bay Academic Competition. The Green Bay Press-Gazette had the story. The 360 students competed in one of four subject areas with questions written by UW-Green Bay professors as well as other area educators. See the results. Continuing Education and Community Engagement was the […]

Posted Mon, Mar. 19, 2018 at 3:38pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

03/19/2018 - NCAA tournament: Minnesota catches fire, ends UWGB’s season

The Statesman Journal covered the Green Bay women’s basketball team’s end to a terrific 2017-18 season. “The Phoenix was rolling, up by 13 points in the third quarter Friday and looking to advance in the NCAA women’s basketball tournament. At that moment, Minnesota caught fire and dominated most of the second half to eliminate the […]

Posted Mon, Mar. 19, 2018 at 2:30pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly