Category: Faculty/Staff

Faculty note: Prof. Ortiz presents at international conference

UW-Green Bay Prof. Cristina Ortiz (Humanities) was a presenter at the 24th International Conference on Literature and Hispanic Studies that took place in Valencia (Spain) on June 26-28, 2019. The topic of her presentation was “Maternidad y violencia politica en la obra de dos escritoras vascas,” an excerpt of her next book dedicated to Basque […]

Faculty note: Prof. Meredith creates key collaborations on sabbatical

UW-Green Bay Prof. and mezzosoprano Sarah Meredith (Music, Women and Gender Studies), spent three weeks in May 2019, traveling to Slovakia, Czech Republic, and Poland as part of her sabbatical project. She was invited to teach and present masterclasses on American vocal repertoire and English diction for singers at the following music academies: Akademia Jana Albrechta, Banska Stiavnica, […]

Faculty note: Prof. Bansal named editor for information systems journal

UW-Green Bay Frederick E. Baer Professor in Business Gaurav Bansal (Business Administration, MIS, Statistics, Cofrin School of Business) has been invited to serve as a special issue (SI) co-editor, along with Prof. Lionel Robert and Nigel Melville both of Univ of Michigan, and Prof. Thomas Stafford of Louisiana Tech University, for AIS Transactions on HCI […]

Faculty note: Prof. Coury paper presentation

UW-Green Bay Prof. David Coury (Humanities, German and Global Studies) presented the paper “Do not disturb my circles! Literary and Cinematic Encounters with Refugees” at the 16th International Conference of the International Society for the Study of European Ideas (ISSEI) at the University of Zaragoza, Spain. This year’s theme for the biannual conference was “Aftershocks: […]

Faculty note: Prof. Helpap publication

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. David Helpap (Public and Environmental Affairs, Political Science) recently had a peer-reviewed journal article, “Public Management in Rural Local Governments: An Assessment of Institutional Differences and Implications” accepted for publication in State and Local Government Review, a SAGE Journals publication. The research examines the use of a professional administrator by rural […]

Faculty and staff note: John Arendt named to Green Bay Sustainability Commission

John Arendt, Director of the Environmental Management and Business Institute (EMBI), was appointed June 18, 2019 to serve on the City of Green Bay Sustainability Commission. The City of Green Bay established the Sustainability Commission in 2018 with its goal to protect, steward and improve the environment in the interest of the health, prosperity and […]

Faculty note: Prof. Yadav serves as curator for Theatre art at Prague Quadrennial

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Dinesh Yadav (Theatre and Dance) served as the curator for Indian Theatre Art represented at the Prague Quadrennial See below for a description). This year, recent graduate Matthew Beecher ’19  served with him as an assistant at the international festival. Additionally, Yadav was named chair of the lighting design sub-commission for […]

Prof. Gurung shares ‘Our Relationship With Stuff’ | Wisconsin Public Radio

“Humans have a tricky relationship with stuff: shirts, books, cars, so on. We all have stuff; we want more stuff; we get jealous of other peoples’ stuff. We talk to a psychologist about where this drive comes from, and take a broad look at what impacts our complex relationship with material goods.” WPR talks to […]

Faculty note: Professors Boswell and Levintova encourage journal submissions

“Syllabus Journal” (co-edited by Caroline Boswell/CATL and Humanities and Katia Levintova/DJS) has just published its latest (8:1) issue. In the first 2019 issue, campus readers will find new insights and ideas for courses in communication, service-learning, women and gender studies, and teacher education. Editors hope that UW-Green Bay colleagues will consider being authors and reviewers for the peer-reviewed Journal, especially for […]