Update, due to medical reasons, this program has been postponed until fall of 2017: Prof. H. Samy Alim of Stanford University will be speaking at UW-Green Bay on Monday, April 24, 2017. Alim is an internationally renowned scholar on race, culture and linguistics. He is an expert on the analyses of youth culture, hip hop and education as […]
Make that four. Green Bay’s Michelle Flicek ’00 is the fourth 2017 Golden Apple winner to have received a degree from UW-Green Bay. The Green Bay Press-Gazette has her story.
Pat Joyce ’15 (Bachelor of Social Work) has started a non-profit food truck, which will benefit children in Ethiopia. He and his sons pair exotic spices with familiar American dishes. The idea is a “pay it forward” initiative for him and his adopted son. Watch the inspiring video on WBAY.
A 2.5-day intensive workshop to build a common definition of racism and explore the historic development of institutional racism in the U.S. is scheduled for May 22-24. The workshop will examine ongoing realities of racism including the identity-shaping power racism has on People of Color and White people; explore racism’s individual, institutional and cultural manifestations; […]
UW-Green Bay will host its second annual Phuture Phoenix Campus Experience for Edison Middle School eighth graders on Thursday, April 13. UW-Green Bay’s signature Phuture Phoenix program collaborates with Title I schools and encourages students to graduate from high school and pursue a post-secondary education. The program has hosted more than 18,000 fifth-grade students during […]
An addendum to a previous post… UW-Green Bay Social Work Professional Programs recently received approval from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) to provide a school social work licensure program for Master of Social Work (MSW) students and practitioners. With the guidance and assistance from Steve Kimball and Amy Bartelme from Education, the MSW […]
Assistant Prof. Ankur Chattopadhyay (Information & Computing Sciences) and Susan Gallagher-Lepak (Dean of the College of Health, Education and Social Welfare), met with Microsoft’s Technology Education and Literacy in Schools (TEALS) program founder Kevin Wang and Midwest region manager Greg Teschner, as well as Kathleen Gallagher, executive director of the Milwaukee Institute. The mission of the TEALS program […]
On Thursday afternoon, March 23, 2017, UW-Green Bay is hosting a Helping Professions Open House. Those prospective students exploring majors in Education, Social Work, Nursing, Psychology, Human Development and Dietetics will be able to meet faculty and current students in those programs and tour our beautiful campus. Thank you for making these students and their […]
A number of prospective students and families will be on campus from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 23, for the Helping Professions Open House. Students will learn about programs including Nursing, Social Work, Psychology, Human Development, Education and Dietetics. The open house-style event will include meetings with faculty and staff, a resource fair and […]
UW-Green Bay social work students present their research findings on the Live Algoma project and its focus on improving the well-being of the small lakeside community. The presentation is at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, March 9 in the Christie Theatre of the University Union. Free and open to the public.