Category: Leading & Learning

Prof. Clampitt carries century-old tradition

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The University Mace — a ceremonial staff signifying authority — is carried to the stage by one of the most accomplished faculty members just ahead of the Chancellor during the commencement procession. The centuries-old academic tradition is believed to be based on medieval practice when a member of the king’s court would carry an ornate […]

‘Outstanding Student’ Riley Garbe — Once a Phuture Phoenix, always a Phuture Phoenix

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Riley Garbe came to UW-Green Bay as a fifth-grader on a Phuture Phoenix field trip, where a visit to the campus turned into a dream of one day graduating from college. In the fall of 2013, Garbe entered the University on a Phuture Phoenix scholarship, and now his dream will come true as he will […]

Photos: Green Bay Fire Twitter Reenactment

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On Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, students from Jon Shelton’s “Craft of History” class performed a Twitter “reenactment” of the Great Green Bay Fire of 1880, which tore through what today is Green Bay’s east side and ultimately destroyed 100 buildings and led to one death. The goals of the course were to introduce students to […]

John Muir mini-lectures and traveling exhibit

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The David A. Cofrin Library is hosting an evening of mini-lectures by UW-Green Bay faculty and staff on the impact John Muir made on history, ecology, psychology and conservation. Presenters will lead attendees into a larger conversation about the importance of Muir’s legacy. The event will take place, Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 7 to […]

UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance and Music present ‘Legally Blonde The Musical,’ Nov. 16-18

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GREEN BAY – University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Theatre and Dance and Music will present “Legally Blonde The Musical” Nov. 16 through Nov. 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the University Theatre located in UW-Green Bay’s Theatre Hall building. Tickets may be purchased in-person at all Ticket Star locations, including the Resch Center and the University Ticketing […]

Associate Prof. Weinschenk was in prestigious company at German think tank

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UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) recently returned from Berlin, Germany, where he was invited by the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation — one of Germany’s leading political think tanks — to be one of four experts to discuss U.S. campaigns and elections, particularly the 2016 campaigns. The Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation’s International Conference for Political Communication was designed to bring together campaigners, scientists […]

A poet, a sociologist and a psychologist walk into a…podcast session?

What do you do when you want to deeply explore a topic in a way the typical classroom can’t allow? You make your own classroom! For three University of Wisconsin-Green Bay professors, that classroom is the Internet and their whiteboard is a podcast. Bryan Carr (Communication), Ryan Martin (Psychology) and Chuck Rybak (English/Humanities and the […]

UW-Green Bay student Eli Broman reflects on selective summer undergraduate research experience

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As one of only 20 students selected from about 150 applications for a prestigious summer research experience, UW-Green Bay chemistry student Eli Broman knew he needed to make the most out of the experience. The Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) at the University of Minnesota – Materials Research Science Engineering Center (MRSEC) provided an experience […]

UW-Green Bay Prof. Gurung TEDx talk, ‘Get Psyched, Think Stronger, Live Longer,’ is now available online

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When UW-Green Bay Professor Regan A. R. Gurung (Psychology) has something to say, people usually take notice. The passionate and engaging psychology professor, who was recently honored  with a national teaching award by the American Psychological Foundation, is at it again. The TEDx talk that he gave to a packed audience at the Thelma Madoff […]