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Weidner makes a splash with upcoming season reveal

Congratulations to the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts on a 50-show-plus upcoming season. Along with UW-Green Bay Music and Theatre, the 2017-18 performing art seasons were announced in a brief, but exciting event yesterday (June 21, 2017) under the Chihuly in the Weidner Grand Foyer.  Announcing the line-up for the season was Stephanie Maufort, […]

Waterfront Design: Urban and Regional Studies students asked to polish a diamond in the rough

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Past the Zippin Pippin and the Sea Dragon, beyond the Ferris wheel and the bumper cars, away from the crowds and squeals of delight at Bay Beach, UW-Green Bay’s Urban and Regional Studies students envisioned a waterfront diamond-in-the-rough that could become one of the city’s crown jewels. The students were part of Associate Professor Marcelo […]

Prof. Rybak named interim Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Provost Greg Davis announced the appointment today (June 19, 2016) of Charles A. Rybak as interim Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. He will provide leadership in the areas of visual and performing arts, humanities, communication, computer and information sciences and social sciences. The Dean is responsible for budget, personnel, curriculum, […]

Faculty note: Deetz has two paintings juried

UW-Green Bay Prof. Kristy Deetz had two paintings juried into First Street Gallery’s 2017 National Juried Exhibition. The juror, Peter Colon, Associate Director of DC Moore Gallery, NYC, viewed 1,700 works from artists nation wide to curate the 50 work exhibition that runs June 22-July 15th at First Street Gallery, 526 West 26th Street, New York City (www.firststreetgallery.org). Deetz also has a solo […]

Faculty promotions announced

The Board of Regents has approved the 2017 Report on Faculty Promotions and Tenure Designations. Congratulations to the following faculty members: Promoted to Full Professor: Toni Damkoehler, Doug Hensler and Chuck Rybak Promoted to Associate Professor with tenure: Christin De Pouw, Yunsun Huh, JP (John P) Leary and Aaron Weinschenk.      

Faculty note: Weinschenk publishes research on the genetics of politics

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science and Psychology) recently had a peer-reviewed journal article titled “Genes, Personality Traits, and the Sense of Civic Duty” published in American Politics Research. The article, co-authored with Prof. Chris Dawes of New York University, uses data on identical and fraternal twins to examine the amount of genetic overlap between personality traits and the […]

Reminder: Falcon name suggestions due late Sunday

UW-Green Bay Marketing and University Communication has received more than 75 submissions for Peregrine falcon names. You can still get in on the action. Nominations have to include a set of four names. Read more and submit here. Submissions are due by 11:59 p.m. Sunday, June 18. A ballot and “reveal party” to follow. Stay tuned.

Faculty note: Prof. Kaye presents to League of Women Voters

Prof. Harvey Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) was one of the featured speakers at the League of Women Voters annual meeting last week. His presentation was “Americans are Radicals at Heart,” … “We Americans are radicals at heart. To transcend the crisis we face, we need to embrace our radical history.”