Prof. Regan Gurung (Psychology and Human Development) was interviewed for a podcast by Xavier University in New Orleans regarding teachers as superheroes. Listen here.
Associate Prof. Scott Ashmann (Education), has two recent publications. He was the lead researcher on a study conducted with Rebecca Franzen from UW-Stevens Point that explored the ways in which each of the 33 teacher education programs in Wisconsin integrate environmental education into teacher preparation. Their article “In What Ways Are Teacher Candidates Being Prepared […]
Aaron Weinschenk, Assistant Professor of Political Science, recently had an article accepted for publication in the Journal of Elections, Public Opinion & Parties, a peer-reviewed journal in political science. The article is titled “Convention Effects: Examining the Impact of National Presidential Nominating Conventions on Information, Preferences, and Behavioral Intentions.” Weinschenk was also interviewed with Wisconsin Public […]
UW-Green Bay Assistant Professor Yunsun Huh (Democracy & Justice Studies, Dept. of Economics, Women’s and Gender Studies) has recently had a paper published in the top field journal, Feminist Economics. Her paper, “Gender Empowerment and Educational Attainment of U.S. Immigrants and Their Home Country Counterparts,” was first published online, and will later appear in the […]
Professor Scott Ashmann (Science Education) was recently interviewed by Wallethub — an organization which offers credit reports and financial advice — for an article on the states with the best and worst school systems in 2016. Ashmann commented on the contributing factors to a school’s quality and how to improve it. According to the provided […]
Prof. Regan A. R. Gurung (Psychology and Human Development), will give two invited presentations at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association (APA) in Denver (Aug. 4-7). He will provide a presidential invited address titled, “The State of SoTL in Psychology: Accomplishments, Challenges, and an Agenda for the Future,” and is the honorary Harry […]
Molly Vandervest, former assistant director for development for Green Bay Athletics, has been promoted to the Assistant Athletic Athletic Director for Development. She will be responsible for the creation and execution of an advancement plan to increase both donors and gifts to the Phoenix Fund. Read more about her promotion here.
The membership for the 2016-17 University Staff Shared Governance Committees is as follows: University Staff Committee — Holly Keener (Secretary), Fred Kennerhed, Ron Kottnitz (UWS University Staff Representative), Christine Olson (HR liaison), Jan Snyder (Chair), Tina Tackmier (Treasurer), Teri Ternes, Amanda Wildenberg (Vice Chair). Election Committee — Holly Keener (Chair), Ron Kottnitz, John McMillion. Personnel […]
The University Staff Shared Governance Committees announce the launch of a new website. Aside from a few edits with new members and group photos pending, the site is up and running. Please visit http://www.uwgb.edu/univstaffgov/ for future postings of meeting agendas and minutes, individual and committee contact information, upcoming events, and more. Your feedback is welcome.
Should subsidies end for electric vehicle makers? Faculty emeritus Michael Kraft (Political Science and Public and Environmental Affairs) gives his take in the news outlet SouthCoastToday. Read it here.