Daily Archives: October 9, 2018

10/09/2018 - UW-Green Bay to host more than 1,600 fifth graders on Oct. 10-11, 2018

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host its 14th annual Phuture Phoenix Campus Visit, Oct. 10-11, 2018, welcoming more than 1,600 students from 15 Green Bay Area Public Elementary Schools, Bowler Elementary, Bonduel Elementary, Gillett Elementary, West De Pere Elementary Schools, Oneida Nation Turtle School, Keshena Primary, Oconto Middle School, Oconto Falls […]

Posted Tue, Oct. 9, 2018 at 3:53pm in News by Sue Bodilly

10/09/2018 - Tonight: ‘The Intersection of Civil Rights and Immigration in 2018′

The 2018-19 Speaker Series at the Sheboygan Campus begins tonight (Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018) at 7 p.m. in the Wombat Room (2114). “The Intersection of Civil Rights and Immigration in 2018,” presented by Marcos Guevara, will focus on how to better understand today’s civil rights and immigration issues. This event is free and open to […]

Posted Tue, Oct. 9, 2018 at 3:30pm in News by Sue Bodilly

10/09/2018 - Prof. Helpap talks 1st Senate Race with WPR

Voters in Northeast Wisconsin will see a strikingly similar ballot this November to their special election ballot from June 12, reports Wisconsin Public Radio. This summer, Republican state Rep. Andre Jacque, R-De Pere, lost to now-Sen. Caleb Frostman, D-Sturgeon Bay, in a special election called by Gov. Scott Walker. Five months later, Frostman and Jacque will again […]

10/09/2018 - Please volunteer for Make a Difference Day

It is that time of year in which UW-Green Bay partners with the Volunteer Center of Brown County for a day of service. On Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, Make A Difference Day projects are both on campus and off campus at various times throughout the day. Administration has given the OK to volunteer on this […]

Posted Tue, Oct. 9, 2018 at 2:36pm in News by Sue Bodilly

10/09/2018 - Ska is not dead, but it is viral

Who says ska is dead? Guillermo Gomez, a UW-Green Bay Communication student, posted his speech on ska music to Twitter, where it promptly went viral. Earlier this week, the video had nearly 58 thousand views, and the tweet has been liked 595 times, reports The Comm Voice.

10/09/2018 - Prof. Nesslein talks ‘Fast-Growing Cities in America’

Wallethub published a piece recently, on the fastest-growing cities in America. It turned to UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Thomas Nesslein (Public and Environmental Administration) for a bit of perspective. Here is one of the questions asked of Nesslein, and his response: What should be the key priority for local authorities who want to grow their […]

10/09/2018 - Prof. Weinschenk talks election day with Fox 11

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk says with elections a little over a month away, voters tend to learn more about candidates and their platforms. “You tend to see things tighten up as the election gets closer,” said Weinschenk of the gubernatorial race. The most recent Marquette Law School Poll shows Tony Evers at 49 […]

10/09/2018 - Take part in the Trick or Treat Challenge for the Campus Cupboard

Disability Services challenges all departments to donate items to the Campus Cupboard. Departments, units and programs on the Green Bay Campus are challenged to gather items from the list and at noon, Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, the items will be tallied by an impartial team. If you are interested in participating, please email Disability Services, […]

Posted Tue, Oct. 9, 2018 at 1:55pm in News by Sue Bodilly

10/09/2018 - Prof. Carr releases new podcast, ‘Writing Across the Universe’ with John Jackson Miller

Just released, the Serious Fun podcast was recorded at the Brown County Library’s Comic-Con. In this episode, UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Bryan Carr (Communication and Information Science) sits down with Scribe award-winning author John Jackson Miller. Miller, the writer of countless comics, novels, and more for franchises like Marvel, Star Wars, Star Trek, and the […]

Posted Tue, Oct. 9, 2018 at 1:40pm in News by Sue Bodilly