Category: Newsroom

Lin helps celebrate Weidner Center’s Silver Anniversary

Green Bay native Wayne Lin is returning “home” to help the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Weidner Center celebrate 25 years. In 1993, 11-year-old violinist Lin performed at the inaugural Weidner event hosted by Beverly Sills. He returns as one of the stars for the 25th Anniversary Season Concert, Saturday, Sept. 22 at 7:30 p.m. Lin […]

Prof. Weinschenk talks elections with Huffington Post, Fox 11

Randy Bryce won Wisconsin’s Democratic Primary race and the Huffington Post talked to UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) about it. Reports the HuffPost, “Bryce’s early head start ultimately proved insurmountable, however. His general election bid in the conservative-leaning district in southeastern Wisconsin is likely to test both the importance of character issues […]

Faculty notes: Why fake news can be great news for a University? Prof. Clampitt has the answer

“Researchers trained at universities separate factual health claims from those with sometimes dubious aims. University students, regardless of their discipline, should learn to respect this process and become less prone to outrageous claims that are not backed by facts,” says UW-Green Bay Prof. Phil Clampitt. Read his column, “Why Fake News Can Be Great News […]

Prof. Gurung talks girls and anxiety with Deseret News

“When stressed, many girls cry and try harder to please, while boys often act out or give up, the In fact, for decades, ‘fight or flight’ was the predominant stress response theory,” reports the Deseret News. “However, in the late ’90s, Dr. Shelley Taylor and her team of UCLA researchers discovered that females have an […]

Jessica Tyler Wright talks Weidner 25th Anniversary Concert

She was “Annie” in UW-Marinette’s Theatre on the Bay as a young girl, now Broadway singer Jessica Tyler Wright is returning to help the Weidner Center celebrate its 25th Anniversary Season. Wright was in studio this week talking with Local5Live about her career and the upcoming anniversary concert featuring the return of Brad Little (Phantom […]