Professor Derek S. Jeffreys (Humanities and Religion) discussed his new book titled ‘What It’s Like In America’s Jails’ on Wisconsin Public Radio on July 4th. Jeffreys did research on who end up in jails and what their experience is like.
The Herald Times Reporter listed summer things to do in Manitowoc, recently. Among them is UW-Manitowoc’s Really Big Prints, in which artists create limited-edition prints so large that they need a street roller to transfer the ink to the paper. Really Big Prints 3.0 will take place July 11-14 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., with […]
“Nearly 12 million people pass through America’s jail system every year. Many of them are never convicted of a crime, but they can spend anywhere from a couple of months to several years incarcerated, according to Prof. Derek Jeffreys (Humanities, Religion), author of “America’s Jails: The Search for Human Dignity in an Age of Mass […]
UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk’s (Public Administration) study in the Journal of Political Marketing concludes that former presidential candidate Hilary Clinton was less successful in gaining the interest of demographic groups in the 2016 election than Barack Obama in 2012. Weinschenk said that by using state-level data, he found out that Clinton underperformed Obama in 83% […]
UW-Green Bay’s new Viking House transports visitors to medieval Norway The first glimpse of the low, wooden structure sitting alone near Wood Hall gives no clue it is, in a sense, a time machine, ready to transport visitors 1,000 years into the past, to experience daily life in medieval Scandinavia. This is the Viking House, […]
UW-Green Bay Professor Harvey Kaye will present, The Fight for the Four Freedoms: What Made FDR and the Greatest Generation Truly Great, Thursday, July 12 at 5:30 p.m. as part of the Norman Rockwell Museum’s (Stockbridge, MA) Thursday Evening Series. Kaye offers reflections on the Four Freedoms and their legacy today during this special event. […]
Tribal hemp leaders in Native communities are keen to bring back industrial hemp, and among them is UW-Green Bay alumnus Marcus Grignon ’16 (Democracy and Justice Studies.) Grignon, who is an advocate of industrial hemp, was involved in launching of the International Hemp Association, which is directed to educate Native communities about hemp. Read more about […]
It’s a new transformation for higher education in Northeast Wisconsin. UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller welcomes the campuses and community members of Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan to the new UW-Green Bay.
GREEN BAY — A little affirmation is good for the soul. A lot is even better, especially when it comes from an impressive body like the Higher Learning Commission. UW-Green Bay received word from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) this spring that it has been reaffirmed for the next 10 years. The HLC, one of […]
Chancellor Says Creativity and Partnership Are Essential to Reinvent Higher Education Ecosystem Green Bay, Wis. — With the UW System’s restructuring proposal receiving approval by the Higher Learning Commission today, UW-Green Bay is welcoming three new campuses and communities — UW-Marinette, UW-Manitowoc and UW-Sheboygan — and preparing for the next critical steps in the restructuring process. On July […]