The University Mace — a ceremonial staff signifying authority — is carried to the stage by one of the most accomplished faculty members just ahead of the Chancellor during the commencement procession. The centuries-old academic tradition is believed to be based on medieval practice when a member of the king’s court would carry an ornate […]
UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Rebecca Nesvet (English) has had a proposed article in progress provisionally accepted for publication in the U.K.-based Victorian Popular Fictions Journal (VPFJ). It is titled “Sweeney Todd’s Indian Empire: The Global Cartography of The String of Pearls.” VPFJ is a relatively new journal founded to address burgeoning scholarly and public interest in […]
Associate Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) has been selected as a 2019 National Academy of Education (NAEd)/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow. The fellowship award of $70,000 is intended to assist with the fellow’s salary replacement and research expenses for the fellowship period. This year, 30 fellows were selected from a competitive pool of 221 applications […]
Associate Prof. Eric J. Morgan (Democracy and Justice Studies, History) has been appointed as the new editor-in-chief of Voyageur: Northeast Wisconsin’s Historical Review. Published by the Brown County Historical Society in cooperation with the UW-Green Bay, Voyageur is a non-profit magazine dedicated to exploring the history of a 26-county area of greater northeast Wisconsin and […]
UW-Green Bay Associate Lecturer Tricia Marton (Sheboygan Campus) will be a presenter at the Wisconsin Music Teachers Association (WMTA) state conference in October 2019. The session title is “The 80% and Above Club: Demystifying Music Theory for Students” and will present practical advice to music teachers on preparing their students for the WMTA state theory exam. Session […]
Associate Prof. Rebecca Nesvet’s (English) article “James Malcolm Rymer’s Cockney Mazeppa: Byron Reassembled” will be published in Nineteenth Century Contexts: An Interdisciplinary Journal. The article shows how James Malcolm Rymer’s Chartist principles inform his 1850 “penny dreadful” update of Byron’s radical poem Mazeppa (1819), Rymer updates the legend of folk hero Ivan Mazepa, Hetman of […]
Associate Provost Clifton Ganyard provided written testimony before the Wisconsin Committee on Universities, Technical Colleges, Children and Families on Senate Bill 165 (https://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/2019/proposals/sb165). Here’s his testimony: UW-Green Bay and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College share a unique relationship. The relationship is enshrined by a co-written charter called Crossing the Bridge. This charter charges each institution to […]
UW-Green Bay Professor Harvey Kaye was on “The Zero Hour” podcast with RJ Eskow discussing, “What FDR might say of the 2020 Democratic candidates.” More on Twitter. See Kaye on a video described as a “clear summary of the current 20 Democratic candidates” on thatsJacqueline.com.
Assistant Prof. Alan Chu (Psychology) took third place in both open singles and open doubles at the 2019 Table Tennis Wisconsin State Championship in Milwaukee.
Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Chemistry, Natural and Applied Sciences) published recent article “Biodiesel as a non-aqueous medium for the synthesis of nanomaterials: relevance to metallic particulate suspensions in biofuels and their removalin” in Biofuels. This work highlights the synthesis and characterization of nano materials in Biodiesel medium for removing metallic particulates from aqueous contaminations to achieve […]