Category: Faculty/Staff

UW-Green Bay retirees honored at spring reception

Retiree Reception 2016

Forty-two retirees were recognized for their 876 collective years of service at a spring reception on Monday, May 23, at the Weidner Center. Those in attendance were honored with a brief description of their extensive contributions and were recognized by Chancellor Gary Miller and the leadership team. President of the UWGB Retiree Association Jim Wiersma […]

Faculty note: Gates, Meinhardt art selected for show

Two art pieces—one by Alison Gates (Art) and Dan Meinhardt (Human Biology and Women’s Studies)—the other an individual piece by Meinhardt, have been selected for a show at the Edna Carlsten Gallery at UW-Stevens Point, June 18–July 29. The gallery is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Meinhardt meinhada@uwgb.edu.

Faculty note: Ryan Martin to be featured speaker

Professor Ryan Martin (Psychology) will be presenting The Science of Anger and Social Media for Public Relations Society of America-Northeast Wisconsin member and area communications professionals on Tuesday, May 24. Whether you are responsible for responding to Facebook posts or just want to become more informed about anger and social media, this program will be […]

Faculty note: Reilly awarded fellowship

Congratulations to Kimberley Reilly (Assistant Professor in Democracy and Justice Studies) who was awarded a 2016-2017 UW System Fellowship at the Institute for Research in the Humanities at UW-Madison. The fellowship will support her work on her book manuscript, “Reconstructing Love: Marriage in Law and Culture, 1870-1920,” in Spring 2017.

Faculty publication: Rebecca Nesvet

Rebecca Nesvet (English) has a new publication: “Teaching Romanticism XVI: Romanticism and the City, Part I,” written with Dr. Catherine Redford (Hertford College, Oxford University) and Dr. Kellie Donovan-Condron (Babson College), at Romantic Textualities. Nesvet discusses teaching the role of St. Petersburgh in FRANKENSTEIN and Green Bay’s own unique, evocative urban snowscapes.

Faculty note: Prof. Bansal is hosted Midwest Conference on information systems

UWGB Cofrin School of Business Professor Gaurav Bansal is serving as co-chair of the 11th Annual Midwest Conference on Information Systems being organized on May 19-20 at UW-Milwaukee. Business professors Vallari Chandna, Sampath Ranganathan, Meir Russ, and Soo Il Shin are serving on the program committee. The conference explores how organizations can, and do, learn, […]

UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin Library Wins Regents Award

Library Honored by Regents

David A. Cofrin Library Director Paula Ganyard accepted the UW System Regents Award for Excellence on behalf of the library staff last Friday, April 8 at its regular board meeting, in Green Bay. The Cofrin Library was one of three 2016 recipients. This is the UW System’s highest recognition bestowed on members of its academic […]