University Archives and Area Research Center has provided support with images for the Brown County Historical Society’s new exhibit: “Fashioning Our Identity: 200 Years of Style.” They were featured in a news segment last week. All of the photos used in the piece are from Cofrin Libary collections. You will find the appropriate shout-out to […]
Bailey’s Harbor District #1 Schoolhouse in Door County was built in 1858 on Bluff Road. Since then, the building has been taken down, built on a new location, suffered a fire, and rebuilt again. Much more is included in the history of the schoolhouse, which sparked Kristen Peil and her husband Caleb Whitney’s interest. They […]
On May 14-15, 2018, the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, the Cofrin Library, and the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning hosted the Digital Scholarship Institute with guest presenters: Miriam Posner and Amanda Visconti. At this institute, instructors, staff and administrators generated action plans for how to better support our campus’ […]
UW-Green Bay is hosting a Digital Scholarship Institute on May 14 and 15. Miriam Posner, Associate Prof. from UCLA’s Graduate School of Education & Information Studies, and Amanda Visconti of The Scholars’ Lab at UVA Library, both experts in the field of Digital Humanities and Digital Pedagogy, will co-lead sessions to help UW-Green Bay move forward […]
Join instructors and staff on Friday, April 27 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the 1965 Room, University Union for a thoughtful discussion on student resources from the perspectives of affordability, technology and more. This discussion will examine Open Educational Resources (OERs) available through libraries, rising costs of textbooks, the workload that surrounds content-development […]
Join a group of invested instructors and staff interested in exploring student resources from the perspectives of affordability, technology, accessibility and many other factors. The Educational Resource Symposium is Friday, April 27 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the 1965 Room of the University Union. This thoughtful discussion will examine Open Educational Resources (OERs), […]
Deb Anderson, archivist in UW-Green Bay’s Archives and Area Research Center hosted Fox 11 for two great segments, Monday, April 9, 2018, in celebration of National Library Week. The segments are worth reviewing.
More than 160 students participated in National History Day at UW-Green Bay on Saturday, March 3. The theme for this year’s competition was “Conflict and Compromise in History.” Fox11 has the story.
That’s right, we’re a coffee-consuming nation. Now those who are hanging out in the Library Commons (plaza level of the Cofrin Library) do not have to do without. The kiosk includes a commercial-grade Keurig K-Cup Brewer and K-Cup vending machine with all the supplies one needs to brew your favorite cup of coffee, tea, apple […]
Books go head to head in Cofrin Library’s March Book Madness bracket! Brackets are available from Feb. 28 through March 6 and voting begins on March 8. Stop by the third floor desk in the Cofrin Library to pick up your bracket or print one here.