Daily Archives: April 9, 2018

04/09/2018 - Know a student ‘hired before graduation?’

Do you know student graduating this May who has secured post-grad employment or has been accepted into a graduate program? Share the news! Send students names to social media coordinator Jena Richter Landers, who will spotlight the students on University social media. Students will be contacted, photographed and asked to share brief information about themselves and […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 9, 2018 at 4:58pm in Announcements by Jena Richter Landers

04/09/2018 - College Credit in High School has another record year

The UW-Green Bay College Credit in High School (CCIHS) program has another year of record enrollment with more than 1,500 students enrolling in UW-Green Bay credit classes through the concurrent enrollment program. Final enrollment numbers for the 2017-18 academic year show a 13% enrollment increase from last year. The CCIHS program partners with 40 Wisconsin […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 9, 2018 at 4:45pm in News by Sue Bodilly

04/09/2018 - Prof. Shelton speaks on teacher protests

Assistant Professor Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) guest starred on an MPR News report podcast on the teacher protests throughout the country in recent months. He gave his take on why this movement is taking place now. Listen to the podcast here.

Posted Mon, Apr. 9, 2018 at 4:45pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

04/09/2018 - Congratulations to Alycia Winters — named Student Employee of the Year

Alycia Winters and Chancellor Gary Miller

The call for nominations began back in January. On April 9, 2018, 11 students were recognized, and one — Alycia Winters — was named UW-Green Bay’s Student Employee of the Year. Student nominations were judged by a panel of three university faculty and staff who rated on a scale from 1 to 5 in the […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 9, 2018 at 4:44pm in News by Sue Bodilly

04/09/2018 - Faculty note: Shelton featured in story on teacher activism

Assistant Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) was quoted in a story featured in the April 16, 2018 issue of TIME that discusses the wave of teacher activism sweeping politically conservative states. “I think teachers in those states are fed up with austerity. They’re fed up with disinvestment in public schools.”

Posted Mon, Apr. 9, 2018 at 4:34pm in Faculty/Staff by Editorial Student

04/09/2018 - Reminder: Please attend the Civic Action Open Forum, Friday, April 20

Are your students working on research or service projects in the community, or serving as interns? Do you wonder how we can support and cultivate work that connects our campus to the outside world and helps prepare students for a future of contributing to the broader public good? Did you hear a rumor that there […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 9, 2018 at 4:33pm in News by Sue Bodilly

04/09/2018 - Two UW-Green Bay Art alumni were ‘Teachers of Distinction’

Not to be missed in the Golden Apple Awards discussion and celebration earlier this year, is the opportunity to congratulate two other teachers — both UW-Green Bay alumni — Tina (Rasane) Harpold ’06 (Art) from Seymour Community High School and Jessica Rosenberg-Fredrickson ’08 (Art), from Sunnyside Elementary in Pulaski. While neither took home gold, both […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 9, 2018 at 4:32pm in News by Sue Bodilly

04/09/2018 - Faculty note: Weinschenk pens piece on the Wisconsin Supreme Court election results

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) penned a column discussing the recent Wisconsin Supreme Court election for WisContext. “The victory by Rebecca Dallet over Michael Screnock in the Wisconsin Supreme Court election on April 3, 2018 capped off a particularly partisan campaign for what is officially a non-partisan seat. Though the outcome wasn’t particularly close — […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 9, 2018 at 1:51pm in Faculty/Staff by Editorial Student

04/09/2018 - Reminder: New episodes available for Bird in the Wings podcast

Bird in the Wings, the newest podcast recorded in Phoenix Studios, has new episodes available on SoundCloud, iTunes and Stitcher. Listen in as host Kelli Strickland, Executive and Artistic Director of the Weidner Center interviews local artist Kent Hutchison. Broken down into two episodes, Kelli and Kent discuss how art affects communities and culture for […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 9, 2018 at 1:51pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

04/09/2018 - Attend the 2018 Gubernatorial Election Forum, April 16

UWGB-United and student organization Feminists 4 Action invite you to join them for a 2018 Gubernatorial Election Forum featuring candidates Tony Evers, Matt Flynn, Mahlon Mitchell and Kathleen Vinehout. The forum will be held on Monday, April 16 at 6:30 p.m. in the Christie Theater, University Union. This event is free and open to the […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 9, 2018 at 1:19pm in News by Sue Bodilly