Category: Media Coverage

Election coverage: Al Jazeera’s John Hendren taps UWGB Prof. Weinschenk


Al Jazeera’s John Hendren taps Prof. Aaron Weinschenk as election expert With Monday’s Green Bay visit by presidential hopeful Donald Trump, Al Jazeera’s John Hendren reports on a group that has become the core of his support, and visits campus to interview UWGB Prof. Aaron Weinschenk to speculate on the “why.”

Philosopher’s Café: An appreciation for differing opinions

The Philosopher’s Café was featured in a recent Green Bay Press Gazette article. The Café is a monthly informal discussion held in local coffee shops or pubs open to community members. The discussions are moderated by faculty from either St. Norbert College or UW-Green Bay. Topics range from gun control to transgender and free will […]

Prof. Weinscheck interview with

“The economy is always first and foremost in voters’ minds, especially those who live in urban areas whose quality of life is so tied into job and housing,” says Aaron Weinschenk, a political science professor for University of Wisconsin–Green Bay. “In some ways the economy is overshadowed by the unique candidates. But people still think […]

Color Run coverage

It was a gorgeous Sunday for hosting the Color Run yesterday. More than 3,700 runners attended the biggest Color Run in Wisconsin so far this year, according to Student Life’s Grant Winslow. Besides the usual financial benefit to UWGB Student Organizations, 20 cases of water were donated to the Campus Cupboard and 195 concrete blocks […]

UWGB’s SBDC had a hand in bringing Redwing Shoes to Sheboygan

Minnesota-based Red Wing Shoes, which sells working, hunting and hiking footwear, plans to open a store in Sheboygan on the city’s south side. Real estate site alternatives, business plan development, and financial strategy development were facilitated through the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW‑Green Bay and Sheboygan County Economic Development Corp. Read more.

UWGB Alumni Johnson and Engstrom complete a 140-mile race for MyTeamTriumph


UW-Green Bay Psychology and Human Development 2005 graduate Chris Engstrom says that she and her racing partner, Eric Johnson, are motivated by five words. ‘Go big or go home.’ Though fatigued, Engstrom and Johnson returned home to northeastern Wisconsin on Monday from an extended weekend in Madison, riding the adrenaline from the big feat they had […]

Prof. Aaron Weinschenk discusses upcoming election

Political science professor Aaron Weinschenk addresses Wisconsin swing state questions this week. Although polls indicate that Hillary Clinton has a good lead in Wisconsin currently, he predicts candidate strategies will change after the first debate on Monday, September 26. In an interview with, he says to win Wisconsin, a candidate must do well in […]