Tag: Center for Public Affairs

Center for Public Affairs report to focus on government spending, performance

The UW-Green Bay Center for Public Affairs is set to release the second installment in its series of Policy Snapshot Reports Tuesday (Nov. 11), focusing on government spending and performance as local public entities plan their budgets for the coming year. “Connecting the Dots: Public Performance and Financial Trends in Brown County and the City […]

Center for Public Affairs to release government spending, performance report

UW-Green Bay’s Center for Public Affairs (CFPA) will release the second installment in its series of Policy Snapshot Reports Tuesday, Nov. 11, focusing on government spending and performance as local public entities plan their budgets for the year. “Connecting the Dots: Public Performance and Financial Trends in Brown County and the City of Green Bay” […]

iPat film series returns with look at computer-disposal hazards

The iPat environmental film series is back with “Terra Blight” at 7 p.m. next Tuesday (Nov. 4) in the Christie Theatre. “Terra Blight” is a documentary that explores America’s consumption of computers and other hazardous waste created in the pursuit of the latest and greatest technology. After the showing, specialists Chris Blan of Brown County Solid Waste and Marcy […]

UW-Green Bay offers ‘Grant Writing’ trainings on Nov. 5, 12

Learn from two veteran grant writers: Joe Gaunt and Associate Prof. Lora Warner, in a pair of workshops organized by the Center for Public Affairs: Nov. 5 — Grant Training I: Develop Your Grant-Worthy Proposal — Learn how to find the funders, navigate professional grant-seeking resources, and develop a LOI – Letter of Intent Nov. […]

iPat film series is back for Fall

The iPat environmental film series will kick off the Fall semester with “Waterlife” at 7 p.m. Tuesday (October 7th) in the Christie Theatre. The documentary investigates water’s journey from the streams that enter Lake Superior to the mouth of the Saint Lawrence Seaway, a process that takes 350 years. It stresses the importance of the Great Lakes, and focuses on environmental […]

UW-Green Bay receives $150K grant to boost internship opportunities

UW-Green Bay’s Center for Public Affairs (CFPA) and Environmental Management and Business Institute (EMBI) recently received their second $150,000 Career Ready Internship Initiative grant from HYPERLINK “http://www.mygreatlakes.org/community” Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation. This grant will benefit students by offering them opportunities to gain invaluable, real-world experience through paid internships in their fields of study. […]

Center for Public Affairs to host July 16 workshop on fundraising

UW-Green Bay’s Center for Public Affairs will present a one-day workshop, “Learn How to Build Your Fundraising Program,” from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday, July 16 at the Radisson Hotel and Conference Center Green Bay. Attendees will learn how to create a successful development program; implement best fundraising practices; master strategic fundraising techniques; evaluate a program’s […]

Center for Public Affairs to present grant-writing, GIS, fundraising training

The UW-Green Bay Center for Public Affairs will offer three separate spring and summer training opportunities for campus and community attendees. The offerings kick off Wednesday, May 21 with Grant Writing I: A Skill Building Workshop and continue with GIS Essential Skills Wednesday, June 18 and How to Build Your Fundraising Program Wednesday, July 16. […]

UW-Green Bay Center for Public Affairs presents training options for campus, public

The Center for Public Affairs at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will offer three separate spring and summer training opportunities for campus and community attendees. Grant Writing 1: A Skill Building Workshop will be offered from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday, May 21 at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center Green Bay, 2040 Airport Drive. Veteran […]

iPat Film Series: Do The Math, Tuesday at 7

It’s the next installment of the iPat series: Do The Math is a fast-paced documentary about the rising movement to take on the fossil fuel industry and address growing climate concerns. Whitney Passint, UW Green Bay graduate student, will be on hand to offer local commentary about this issue after the film. The iPat series is free and open […]