Category: Newsroom

Call for nominations: Regents’ Academic Staff Excellence Awards

It’s that time of year again where the UW System honors colleagues with awards recognizing outstanding service and achievement by nominating colleagues for the Regents’ Academic Staff Excellence Award. To nominate a colleague, please submit the nominee’s name along with a brief rationale via e-mail to Lynn Niemi at niemil@uwgb.edu by noon on Wednesday, Dec. 19, […]

UW-Green Bay alumnus is president and owner of Prairie Nursery

UW-Green Bay alumnus Neil Diboll, who studied prairie ecology, has been the president and owner of Prairie Nursery for the last 36 years. A major player in the native plant industry, Prairie Nursery employs 12 full-time people and around 20 seasonal employees to grow unusual native prairie and woodland plants. Read the full story.

Global Studies announces renaming of Global Citizenship Scholarship in honor of Karen Dalke

Global Studies faculty members are proud to announce the renaming of its Global Citizenship Scholarship to the Karen Dalke Memorial Global Citizenship Scholarship. “Our beloved colleague and Global Studies faculty member Karen Dalke, who tragically passed away this summer, was a world citizen, enthusiastic international traveler, advocate for cross-cultural understanding and a passionate champion of students, […]

Faculty note: Professors Currier and Norfleet publish article

Associate Prof. Ryan Currier (Natural and Applied Sciences) and Assistant Prof. Mark Norfleet (Natural and Applied Sciences) and recently graduated Masters student Zachary Ashauer have published a new article in the journal Precambrian Research. The interdisciplinary research blends geology with mathematics, and provides new insights into a type of granites that have been extensively studied […]

Latest ‘All the Rage’ podcast focuses on anger and catharsis

The latest episode of “All the Rage” is read for your listening pleasure. Featuring Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology) and Dean Chuck Rybak (College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences), this sixth installment of the podcast’s “Losing Control” series discusses that when it comes to anger, is the catharsis truly effective or does it just feel good? […]

‘Tiny Earth’ event is targeting global health crisis

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Brian Merkel (Human Biology) considers his students the best medicine against the antibiotic resistance crisis, which is the reasoning behind the “Tiny Earth” event taking place on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018 at Lambeau Field. “This is really a crowd sourcing effort, more specifically a student sourcing effort because students are being […]

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Brian Merkel featured on WPR segment

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Brian Merkel (Human Biology) was featured on WPR’s morning show to discuss solving the problem of antibiotic resistance, which is the theme for the “Tiny Earth” event to be held at Lambeau Field on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. Listen to the segment.

‘Holiday Pops’ and ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ among local events spreading holiday cheer

Two events taking place at the Weidner Center, “Holiday Pops” and “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” were highlighted in a Green Bay Press-Gazette article that focused on local events that are spreading holiday cheer. “Holiday Pops” will be at the Weidner Center on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 at […]