Daily Archives: April 17, 2018

04/17/2018 - Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition winners bring stability to seniors

Innovation in Aging Student Group

With aging population rising, there is an increasing need for innovation to improve the lives of seniors. In an effort to address this need, nine teams came together to explore solutions. The UW-Green Bay teams then presented their ideas in the second annual Innovation and Aging Student Idea Competition, Feb. 23, 2018. The winner, Team […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 17, 2018 at 1:35pm in News by Editorial Student

04/17/2018 - Prof. Harvey Kaye to help launch ‘Four Freedoms’ exhibit with TCM appearance

On Monday evening, May 21, 2018, UW-Green Bay Prof. Harvey Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) will join host Ben Mankiewicz on TCM (Turner Classic Movies) to introduce a series of films: -The Grapes of Wrath -Casablanca -The Cummington Story -The House I Live In -and Deadline USA. These films will help launch Enduring Ideals: Rockwell, Roosevelt […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 17, 2018 at 12:00pm in News by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2018 - Faculty note: Prof. Jeffreys presents new title at UntitledTown

Prof. Derek S. Jeffreys (Humanities and Religion) will be presenting at the UntitledTown Book Festival, this week. He will talk about his new book on dignity and jails, presenting on “America’s Jails: The Search for Human Dignity in an Age of Mass Incarceration” on Saturday, April 21 at 2 p.m. in the KI Center. See […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 17, 2018 at 11:38am in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2018 - Earth Day Picnic, Friday, April 20, will be indoors

The Public and Environmental Affairs Council has announced that the Earth Day Picnic, Friday, April 20 will be moved to The Phoenix Club from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. It is open to the public and offers a free locally sourced vegan meal. Find more, here.

Posted Tue, Apr. 17, 2018 at 10:39am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2018 - Traditional arts teacher, Benjamin Grignon, will use Kohl fellowship to start Ed.D. program at UW-Green Bay

Lee Pulaski wrote an engaging feature for the Shawano Leader on Benjamin Grignon, and his path to receive a Kohl Fellowship. Grignon said he plans to use the personal award to go back to school at UW-Green Bay and pursue his doctorate, an Ed.D. in First Nations education. Here’s an excerpt of the feature: “Benjamin […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 17, 2018 at 10:23am in News by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2018 - Critic-at-Large Warren Gerds previews Silent Sky

In Warren Gerds, critic-at-large, reviews and previews this week, is Silent Sky, a UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance play, explores a woman’s place in society during a time of immense scientific discoveries, when women’s ideas were dismissed until men claimed credit for them. Leavitt and her female peers were dedicated to social and scientific progress. […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 17, 2018 at 10:07am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2018 - Press-Gazette shines light on Golden Apple Winner April Moran

April Moran ’97 (Elementary Education) has taught 4- and 5-year-olds at Cormier School & Early Leaning Center for more than 20 years. This year, she is one of seven recipients of a Golden Apple Award. See the story in the Green Bay Press-Gazette.

Posted Tue, Apr. 17, 2018 at 9:59am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/17/2018 - Alumnus Woldt gets coaching job at Lawrence University

UW-Green Bay alumnus Riley Woldt ’97 (Human Development) has been hired as the head women’s basketball coach at Lawrence University. “Woldt has served as the assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at Midwest Conference rival St. Norbert College since 2007. Woldt will begin his job at Lawrence on Wednesday. Woldt started his college coaching career at Lawrence as an […]

Posted Tue, Apr. 17, 2018 at 8:48am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly