Daily Archives: June 11, 2018

06/11/2018 - Post-Crescent Academic All-Star nominees plan for UW-Green Bay

The Appleton Post-Crescent published the names of its 2018 All-Star Academic nominees. The students were nominated by their high schools for academic achievement, extracurricular activities, community service, leadership, and character. Two of the nominees have plans to join UW-Green Bay after graduation. Paul St. Aubin, Hortonville High School, wants to study Mathematics and Education at UW-Green Bay, […]

Posted Mon, Jun. 11, 2018 at 4:08pm in Media Coverage by stunivcomm3

06/11/2018 - Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk speaks at Urban Policy Forum

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk speaks at Urban Policy Forum

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Public Administration) was the keynote speaker at the League of Wisconsin Municipalities “Urban Policy Forum” at the Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton. Weinschenk spoke to an audience of 25 mayors and administrators from Wisconsin about the electoral politics and demographics in the state.

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06/11/2018 - ‘Introduction to Lifelong Learning’ at Neville Public Museum

Lifelong Learning Institute is holding its annual “Introduction to Lifelong Learning” at the Neville Public Museum on July 25, 2018 from 10 a.m. to Noon. UW-Green Bay’s Lifelong Learning Institute, under the supervision on the Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement, is a non-profit, peer-led volunteer program for adults who are interested in expanding […]

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06/11/2018 - UW-Green Bay and the Packers partner up for a history class

This fall, UW-Green Bay humanities and history students get to study the early Green Bay Packers history. Heidi Sherman, chair of the history department at UW-Green Bay, warned that the class is going to be challenging, and involve a lot more than just a regular classroom setting. The course allows approximately 70 students to research the […]

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06/11/2018 - UW-Green Bay team attends NCORE conference

Eric Arneson, vice chancellor for student affairs and campus climate) and Susan Gallagher-Lepak, dean of the College of Health, Education and Social Work (CHESW) led a dynamic team of UW-Green Bay faculty and staff to the National Conference on Race and Ethnicity (NCORE) in New Orleans May 29 to June 2, 2018. This national conference is […]

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06/11/2018 - UW-Green Bay alumnus arranges deck concerts

Joel Kroenke ’81 (Urban and Regional Studies), a UW-Green Bay alumnus (Urban and Regional Studies), recently built an outdoor deck for performers to come to his hometown. Kroenke is putting together the Summer 2018 Music Deck Concerts at Cotter Creek, and this year’s lineup includes different styles of music, such as a classical orchestra. He […]

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06/11/2018 - UW-Green Bay alumnae, Cole and Tinnon honored

African Heritage, Inc. honored two UW-Green Bay alumnae, community activist Juliet Cole ’75 ’80 (Modernization Processes, Masters in Environmental Science) and millennial grassroots activist Robin Tinnon ’16 (Integrated Leadership Studies) at its “2018 Sistah Power Awards Brunch” Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Liberty Hall, 800 Eisenhower Drive, Kimberly, Wis. The brunch celebrates “black women who have taken sistah […]

Posted Mon, Jun. 11, 2018 at 3:57pm in News by Sue Bodilly

06/11/2018 - Future entrepreneur? Sam Hunt featured in latest UW System News

UW-Green Bay student Sam Hunt is gaining attention at local and international business idea competitions. His idea, The Local Food Experiment, won the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament (WBIT), which earned him $2,000 and a trip to the International Business Model Competition May 10 through 11 in Provo, Utah. Hunt was a semifinalist, earning him $3,000. Hunt’s other business idea, PrecisionLAG, […]

Posted Mon, Jun. 11, 2018 at 3:46pm in News by stunivcomm3

06/11/2018 - UW System regents approve financial aid boost

The UW System Board of Regents has approved the proposal to increase state funding for financial aid for students attending UW institutions by $3.25 million. The 2018-19 proposed budget of $6.25 billion was also approved, unanimously. The June 2018 Board of Regents meeting was hosted by UW-Milwaukee. For more information, read the full story at […]

Posted Mon, Jun. 11, 2018 at 3:45pm in News by stunivcomm3

06/11/2018 - Prof. Regan Gurung: ‘To bi(kini) or not to bi(kini): when clothing rules oppress’

UW-Green Bay Prof. Regan A. Gurung (Ben J. & Joyce Rosenberg Professor of Psychology & Human Development) published an article on Psychology Today, criticizing societal clothing rules imposed on women. Gurung argues that women who dress in accordance with society’s codes, are presumed more intelligent and powerful and contribute positively to a company’s image. According to Gurung, women who […]

Posted Mon, Jun. 11, 2018 at 3:44pm in Faculty/Staff by stunivcomm3