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 […]
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 email@example.com.
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 […]
Harvey Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) has a new blog post on Moyers & Company — “It’s Time for Radical Action, Not National Therapy: We don’t need to bridge the class divide, we need to end it.” Read it here.
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.
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.
Last night it was the Benjamin Dixon Show. Last week it was a podcast with the high-energy Aussie Josh Zepps (itun.es/us/YI1X7.c). Prof. Harvey Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) is in high demand.
What is the role of the arts within the realm of social justice and activism and how did a an art entry by UWGB faculty members Alison Gates and Dan Meinhardt generate important discussions about the topic? Join Meinhardt and members of the organization 100Arts in Madison, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 4 for beer, […]
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, […]
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 […]