Daily Archives: September 13, 2018

09/13/2018 - Prof. Helpap talks Wisconsin Civic Games (hosted by UW-Green Bay)

In order to keep high school students on their toes and prepared for the now mandatory pre-graduation civics test a few Wisconsin organizations are banding together to organize a little competition. UW-Green Bay professors and students are working on preparing questions this fall for students to study. UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. David Helpap (Political Science) […]

Posted Thu, Sep. 13, 2018 at 2:46pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

09/13/2018 - Prof. Shelton talks teacher strikes with Madison news

“Earlier this year, the United States saw statewide teacher strikes in Oklahoma and Arizona. And in recent news, members of the Los Angeles teachers’ union have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike. To understand the context of these events, (WORT) in Madison spoke with UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) about […]

Posted Thu, Sep. 13, 2018 at 2:42pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

09/13/2018 - Celebration of Life for Karen Dalke is today, scholarship fund is set up in her name

All are invited to the Celebration of Life for UW-Green Bay Senior Lecturer Karen Dalke (Public and Environmental Affairs), whose life was taken unexpectedly in an accident in July 2018. Friends will meet at the Cofrin Library Commons (plaza level) on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. A short program begins at 4 p.m. More about Karen. Please […]

Posted Thu, Sep. 13, 2018 at 1:32pm in News by Sue Bodilly

09/13/2018 - UW-Green Bay celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with programs next week

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, UW-Green Bay presents Somos Latinas: Voices of Wisconsin Latina Activists. Two programs next Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 are free and open to the public: Session #1: 11a.m to 12:30 p.m. Session #2: 6 to 8:30 p.m. with a book signing reception Location: Phoenix Room, University Union, Green Bay Campus […]

Posted Thu, Sep. 13, 2018 at 1:02pm in News by Sue Bodilly

09/13/2018 - Acceptance by Instagram? We’re giving it a try

Making statewide news this week is a story about UW-Green Bay now announcing prospective students’ acceptance into one of the four UW-Green Bay campuses by Instagram, as well as traditional methods. Fox 11 was the first to report on the story.

Posted Thu, Sep. 13, 2018 at 12:57pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

09/13/2018 - Volunteers sought for Human Biology (Echinacea and the Immune System)

Echinacea is a popular supplement used to reduce the severity and/or duration of respiratory infections, including the common cold. Despite its popularity, the effects of Echinacea on the immune system remain poorly understood. Volunteers in this study will take either Echinacea or placebo-control capsules three-times daily for seven days. Pre-treatment and post-treatment health surveys and […]

Posted Thu, Sep. 13, 2018 at 12:38pm in News by Sue Bodilly

09/13/2018 - Retirees golf for scholarships

2018 Retirees Golf Outing

The eighth annual UW-Green Bay Retirees Golf Outing was held August 16, 2018. It was another beautiful day for 36 golfers to enjoy the Shorewood Golf Course, with an additional eight people joining the group for a buffet lunch at the clubhouse. Prizes were plenty for low- and high-gross, event hole, and individual name drawing […]

Posted Thu, Sep. 13, 2018 at 10:49am in News by Kimberly Vlies