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Bringing the Humanities to the Community: Lessons from Free Minds Austin, with Vivé Griffith

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Are the humanities being devalued in our lives, citizenry, work, cultures, families and communities? UW-Green Bay Prof. Rebecca Meacham (Humanities) invited national leader in humanities education and community partnerships, Vivé (VIH-VAY) Griffith, the former Director of Free Minds, Austin, to have this important discussion with the UW-Green Bay community, April 23, 2018. Griffith’s work with Austin’s Free Minds program, […]

Gypsy Trip: Live recording session is Thursday

Final reminder, reservations are strongly encouraged as UW-Green Bay Music’s 2017-2018 6:30 Concert Series at the Weidner Center completes its season, Thursday, April 26 with local favorite, Gypsy Trip. The band brings its eclectic blend of gypsy jazz, pop influences and original compositions back to Fort Howard Hall — with a twist! Patrons can come […]

UW-Green Bay student talks UntitledTown

Krynn Hanold, a UW-Green Bay student, gave her opinion on recreational reading and UntitledTown. She explains that books have made her grow as a person, and says books are  always better than the movie. “No offense to the actors out there, but my imagination can come up with the character and it’s just perfect in […]

Argentina’s top media outlet interviews Prof. Weinschenk

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Public and Environmental Affairs) was recently interviewed by Infobae, Argentina’s most popular media outlet. The story ran Sunday (April 22, 2018) and features a number of quotes from Weinschenk. See the original article in Spanish or see the article passed through an English translation engine.

Dean candidate Geiser-Getz has withdrawn candidacy for dean position

Glenn Geiser-Getz has accepted a position with another institution and has withdrawn his candidacy for the dean of the UW-Green Bay’s College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. Candidate Chuck Rybak’s interview date has been rescheduled for Thursday, April 26. The Open Forum will take place from 1:15 to 2:15 p.m. in the Christie Theatre. […]

UW-Green Bay alumna provides inside look at Syrian crisis for Fox 11

“Last May, Diana Delbecchi ’10 (Human Development and Psychology)  returned to Ritsona, Greece. She picked up where she left off, as a volunteer for ‘I AM YOU… With strangers, who have become life-long friends, she says the on-going crisis in Syria, continues to take an emotional toll on it’s people. ‘This poor 17-year-old boy is […]

UntitledTown looks to support authors, cement national reputation

“UntitledTown 2018 is showing no signs of writer’s block. The Green Bay’s book and author festival’s phenomenal first year included appearances by Margaret Atwood and Sherman Alexie. But if last year’s event was shock and awe, this year’s event is about depth, detail and diversity, UntitledTown board President Alex Galt said.” The Green Bay Press-Gazette has […]

Reminder: Reservations strongly encouraged for Gypsy Trip live recording session

UW-Green Bay Music’s 2017-2018 6:30 Concert Series at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts completes its season, Thursday, April 26 with local favorite, Gypsy Trip. The band brings its eclectic blend of gypsy jazz, pop influences and original compositions back to Fort Howard Hall — with a twist! Patrons can come for a pre-show […]