Daily Archives: January 9, 2019

01/09/2019 - Prof. Weinschenk talks pushback and ‘check and balances’

Prepare for pushback. That from a Wisconsin political scientist (Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk) as Tony Evers takes office. Evers already endured a lame-duck session orchestrated by Republican leaders. Weinschenk says don’t expect the political hostility to go away anytime soon. While many fear a gridlocked state system, Weinschenk says this is more common than not […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 9, 2019 at 10:24am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

01/09/2019 - First Nations Studies class visit Ho-Chunk Nation

Visitors from the Black River Falls High school paid a visit to GIS Specialist Niklas Anderson of the Ho-Chunk Nation Realty Division on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018. Sixteen students and History and Social Studies Instructor Paul Rykken came to see what kind of work Anderson does and how it fits in with the objectives of […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 9, 2019 at 10:21am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

01/09/2019 - Prof. Zhou comments on ‘fast fashion stores’

“Marketing experts say department stores like Sears are fading out. Now some are being replaced by what’s called “fast fashion” stores. Experts say fast fashion is inexpensive clothing and it keeps up with the latest trends. It is mass produced quickly and is fueled by younger generations” “Millennials and Generation Z’s, I think they have […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 9, 2019 at 10:14am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

01/09/2019 - Faculty emeritus Kraft hopes for cooperation in Evers’ term

“Contrary to some pessimists, I actually think there’s a lot that the Governor (Evers) can get done with the legislature if he focuses on what you might call bread and butter issues. The public here and around the country has shown for a long time they want problems solved and the two parties to cooperate. […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 9, 2019 at 10:00am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

01/09/2019 - Sheboygan Campus to host ‘Bringing Nature Home’

A presentation titled “Bringing Nature Home” focusing on gardening for birds will be held on Saturday, Jan. 19 on the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus. The speaker will be Ray Rogers. The program is sponsored by Sheboygan County Master Gardeners and will begin at 9:30 a.m. in UWEX Room 5020. UWEX offices are right across the drive from Bookworm Gardens. […]

01/09/2019 - UW-Green Bay Jazz Fest 49 is Jan. 26, 2019

“With an energized and ambitious jazz faculty at UW-Green Bay, a successful 6:30 Concert Series, and concert venues like the east side’s Blue Opus friendly to jazz, it’s plain to see that jazz culture is on the rise in Green Bay. And, as one of contemporary jazz’s hottest acts comes to town to headline Jazz […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 9, 2019 at 9:44am in News by Sue Bodilly

01/09/2019 - UW-Green Bay celebrates Homecoming 2019 with music, art and more, second annual Krash the Kress

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will celebrate Homecoming 2019 with a slate of activities beginning Wednesday, Jan. 30 and ending Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019. All families, fans and friends of the Phoenix are welcome to join in on the fun, sponsored by the UW-Green Bay Alumni Association. HOMECOMING 2019 EVENT SCHEDULE: Wednesday, January 30 Noon: […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 9, 2019 at 8:59am in News Releases by Sue Bodilly