Category: Events

Problem-focused education on full display with U.S.-Korean alliance discussion at UW-Green Bay

General In-Bum Chun

Interdisciplinary, problem-focused education was on full display recently when University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students and community members came together for a public discussion regarding the U.S. – Korea alliance and current security challenges in East Asia. The program featured guests uniquely qualified to guide conversation including, U.S. Congressman Reid Ribble, who currently serves on the […]

Congressman Reid Ribble visits UWGB Intro. to Policy Class

Reid Ribble

Congressman Reid Ribble was the invited guest of Prof. Aeron Weinschenk’s Introduction to Public Policy class this week. Ribble spoke about the importance of elections in holding government accountable, the role of members of Congress, and his experiences working on legislation. Students were able to ask him questions for about 45 minutes. Chancellor Gary Miller […]

Tomorrow: A Conversation about Turkey

All are welcome to a Global Studies conversation tomorrow, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30 in the World Unity Room (lower level) of the University Union. The discussion will be led by Ozum Yesiltas (Political Science, St. Norbert College), Alison Staudinger (Democracy & Justice Studies, Political Science and Women and Gender Studies, UW-Green […]

Tonight: Ari Berman leads-off Historical Perspectives Lecture Series

Journalist Ari Berman — contributing writer of The Nation magazine and investigative journalism fellow at the Nation Institute. Berman will speak on his latest book, “Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America.” His presentation will be at 7 p.m. tonight (Sept. 29) in Rose Hall 250. The public is invited […]

Join UW-Green Bay for ‘Phoenix’ Fridays on the Fox, July 29

Phoenix Friday

Let’s turn CityDeck green! Join UW-Green Bay on Friday, July 29 for the second Phoenix takeover of Green Bay’s popular summertime riverside concert series, “Associated Bank’s Fridays on the Fox.” Fridays on the Fox concerts are free and take place Friday evenings in the summer on Downtown Green Bay’s CityDeck. Stop and have a blast […]

Steps Walk raises $3,000 for local non-profits

Steps Walk

Despite an incredibly blustery spring day, 60 walkers raised $3,000 for the Phoenix Philanthropy Club’s 10th annual Steps to Make a Difference Walk Saturday, April 9. The Steps Walk helps UWGB students develop important leadership skills as they research community needs, interview charities, and organize the entire event. All proceeds are donated to a selected […]

Photo Gallery: Top UWGB research students display work at Academic Excellence Symposium

Acadmeic Excellence Symposium

UW-Green Bay’s top student researchers shared their work at the 15th annual Academic Excellence Symposium, Thursday, April 7 in the Phoenix Club of the University Union, UWGB. The Academic Excellence Symposium is a chance for students to display their research, talent and creativity. The event is hosted by Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, The College […]

Fugelsang leaves them laughing, and thinking


Prof. Harvey Kaye reflected on the  John Fugelsang presentation March 29 — part of the Historical Perspectives Series, “He combined standup comedy (with brilliance and vulgarity that reflected the nature of American politics) AND smart intellectual analysis… At times John was hilarious and at times as serious as an historically informed academic, which combined, afforded us […]