Category: Faculty/Staff

Staff note: VanRemortel

Kassie VanRemortel, director or government affairs and economic development in the Office of Outreach and Adult Access, presented at the annual International Institute of Municipal Clerks Conference in Omaha. Her all-day workshop entitled “Become a Value Added Institute” was a training for university institute directors from around the United States. The workshop focused on curriculum development, […]

Professor Gurung receives Distinguished Achievement Award

Congratulations to Professor Regan A. R. Gurung on his recent alumni award for Distinguished Career Achievement. He was honored among several Carleton College (Minnesota) alumni recently. Gurung is a widely published teacher-scholar who is described by others in the field as “an internationally known rock star in the teaching of psychology and the scholarship of teaching and learning.” Gurung […]

Faculty note: Fermanich invited to Great Lakes Workshop

Last week (July 12-13), UW-Green Bay’s Kevin Fermanich (Natural and Applied Sciences) was an invited expert at the International Joint Commission’s (IJC) Great Lakes Water Quality Board (WQB), as part of the Emerging Issues Work Group’s (EIWG) Great Lakes Climate Adaptation and Resilience Workshop in Windsor, Canada. The purpose of the workshop was ultimately to develop a […]

Faculty note: Mahfuz publication

Assistant Prof. Mohammad Upal Mahfuz (Natural and Applied Sciences) recently had a paper accepted for publication in the IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience Journal. The title is “Concentration-Encoded Subdiffusive Molecular Communication: Theory, Channel Characteristics, and Optimum Signal Detection.” Details on the paper as well as its abstract can be found here. Prof. Mahfuz’s research interests are […]

Faculty note: Prof. Hutchison presentation

Prof. Ray Hutchison (Public and Environmental Affairs) was in Krakow June 28 to July 1 to attend the annual meeting of the European Sociological Association. He presented a paper, “Hidden Spaces,” with examples from Florence (ex. Where is the convent where Galileo’s daughter Maria Celeste lived? Did the Medici destroy the Palazzo Piti in retribution for the […]

Prof. Harvey Kaye pens ‘Independence’ piece

UW-Green Bay Prof. Harvey J. Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) penned a new piece for the History News Network (HNN) — “It’s Time to Cultivate a New Grand Narrative.”  He writes, “The time has come for progressive historians and intellectuals to join with their fellow citizens in the making of a new American narrative.” You can […]

Faculty note: Prof. Russ presentation

Prof. Meir Russ of the Cofrin School of Business recently presented a Ph.D. student seminar at the Doctorate in “Economia Aziendale e Management” program at the Ph.D. Programme “Regionali Pegaso” with the University of Pisa, University of Florence, University of Siena and Scuola superiore di Studi universitari e Perfezionamento S. Anna in Pisa, Italy. His […]

Faculty note: Professor Russ honored in Portugal

Prof. Meir Russ of the Cofrin School of Business recently (June 24, 2016) presented a paper titled “Intellectual capital: Information, energy and entropy based definitions and implications regarding value creation and measurement,” at The International Institute for Applied Knowledge Management (IIAKM) Conference 2016, at ISEG-University of Lisbon, Portugal. The IIAKM also honored him with a […]

Faculty note: Dean Furlong featured on Podcast

Scott Furlong, the Dean of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Professor of Political Science, was recently a guest on the Newsmakers Podcast Network’s Political Radar. Furlong discussed topics such as the upcoming Presidential election, gun control and personal security. Listen to it here:

Faculty publication: NAS faculty team up for key research, groundwater findings

When NAS faculty members teamed-up for key groundwater research, they discovered minerals that had not previously been found in Northeast Wisconsin. Professors John Luczaj, Michael McIntire and Megan Olson Hunt had an article, “Geochemical Characterization of Trace MVT Mineralization in Paleozoic Sedimentary Rocks of Northeastern Wisconsin, USA,” published recently by Geosciences 2016. The article links […]