Tag: award

ETP-NEW earns regional Emmy nomination for ‘If a Bully’

Nationwide, tens of thousands of students miss school each day for fear of being bullied. Educational Television Productions of Northeast Wisconsin (ETP-NEW), headquartered in the Instructional Services Building on the UW-Green Bay campus, went beyond the statistics to address bullying in Wisconsin schools with the documentary “If A Bully Watches This,” profiling three different case […]

Edison presented Horizon’s top honor

Ellen Edison, a May 2015 UW-Green Bay graduate and standout student-athlete for Green Bay women’s basketball received the Horizon League’s highest individual honor yesterday — the Cecil N. Coleman Medal of Honor. The Coleman Medal of Honor is presented annually to the league’s top male and female student-athletes who best exemplify the dignity and high […]

Research Scholar honor goes to Christin DePouw


Christin DePouw, assistant professor of Education, has been named the recipient of a 2016 Research Scholar Award as presented by the faculty Research Council chaired by Prof. Amy Wolf. The selection was based on DePouw’s proposal, “Role of Critical Race Consciousness in Strengthening Academic and Cultural Identities in Hmong American Students.” The award will help […]

4K partner Mike Reed receives award

Congratulations to Mike Reed, director of the Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary. He received the NEW Watershed Champion Award for his OAK Learning Center 4K program vision. UW-Green Bay faculty, alumni and students are active partners in the program. Reed received the award on Friday, March 20 (World Water Day 2015) at the Jack Day Environmental […]

Prof. Gregory Aldrete receives UW System’s highest teaching honor

The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents honored UW-Green Bay Frankenthal Professor of History and Humanistic Studies, Gregory S. Aldrete, April 10 for his outstanding achievements in teaching. Aldrete received the 2015 Regents Teaching Excellence Award, UW System’s highest recognition for members of its faculty and academic staff. Aldrete started teaching at UW-Green Bay […]

Student earns state AWRA honor for ‘Best Undergraduate Student Poster’

The Wisconsin Section of the American Water Resources Association has honored UW-Green Bay student and Geoscience major Christa Kananen. She was given the best undergraduate student poster award last week for her research project on groundwater levels in the deep sandstone aquifer of Marinette County. Her poster (with co-author Prof. John Luczaj of Geoscience) was […]

BSN grad (and MSN student) earns Bush Family nursing excellence award

Registered nurse Jason Mattson, a bachelor’s grad and current student in UW-Green Bay’s master’s of nursing program, was honored earlier this week with the 2014 Carol and Robert Bush Excellence in Nursing Award presented by Bellin Health. The Bushes inaugurated the award 14 years ago in appreciation of outstanding care they and their family had […]

Riddle award to cap busy regional theatre festival for UW-Green Bay

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Prof. Laura Riddle will be honored with the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival’s most prestigious regional award Saturday, Jan. 10 during the KCACTF Region III Festival at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Riddle, professor of Theatre and Dance, will be one of three regional educators to receive the Kennedy Center Gold […]

Research Scholar Award goes to Aaron Weinschenk


The Research Council, chaired by Amy Wolf, is pleased to announce Aaron Weinschenk, assistant professor of Public and Environmental Affairs, as the recipient of a 2015-2016 Research Scholar Award. The selection was based on his proposal “A Citizen’s Guide to American Elections: The Success and Failure of Representation.” The project is a component of a […]