Category: Media Coverage

Green Bay men take big win from state rival Panthers

The Green Bay men’s basketball team shot 50 percent (30-for-60) and locked down UW-Milwaukee to run away with the 80-56 victory on Saturday afternoon at the UWM Panther Arena. The Phoenix (16-11, 10-5 HL) held the Panthers (8-20, 4-11 HL) to 32 percent (18-for-56) shooting and with the lowest point total in any Horizon League […]

Governor pledges funding for STEM Center

It was great news for the community and UW-Green Bay when Gov. Scott Walker pledged funding for a Brown County STEM Innovation Center near campus. It could mean countless possibilities for new science and technology partnerships between campus and community. See the WBAY story here. Listen to the WTAQ story, here. A Fox 11 report […]

UW-Green Bay junior McKenna Kelsey tells her story of transformation in the Lodi Enterprise

She’s an ambitious student at UW-Green Bay, where she studies Political Science and Democracy & Justice Studies, and minors in History, Global Studies and Humanistic Studies. At first, McKenna Kelsey wanted to blend in. Now the junior from Poynette says she’s interested in advocating for people with epilepsy on a global level. Read her story.

Governor proposes lifetime teacher certification

As schools across the state face a critical teaching shortage, some say a proposal in Governor Scott Walker’s budget proposal, unveiled last week, could help the problem. The governor is suggesting offering a lifetime teaching license, eliminating continuing education requirements for teachers. “Now we’re in an area or a time when there’s getting to be a […]

Weinschenk study referred to in Market Watch

Research by UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Aaron Weinschenk was recently quoted in Market Watch. The story is about how Republicans and Democrats feel about their money, with interesting insights on how that can change near election time. The Weinschenk article referred to originally appeared in Social Science Quarterly. Read the Market Watch story here.   […]