Tag: College of Health/Ed./Soc. Welfare

Posts related to the College of Health, Education and Social Welfare

‘Changing the face of fashion’ presentation, Oct. 26

Mariah Idrissi will visit campus on Thursday, Oct. 26 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Phoenix Room B of the University Union. Idrissi is the world’s first hijab wearing model to be signed to ‘Select’ models and featured in a global campaign for H&M. As well as a model, she is an international public speaker promoting […]

Campus mourns loss of student, Victoria Burger

Members of campus mourn the passing of student and alumna Victoria Burger (24) who died in a car accident recently. She was a spring 2016 Psychology graduate and current student of the UW-Green Bay Masters of Social Work program. See her obituary here.

Innovation in Aging kicks off innovation sprint events

The campus community is invited to kick off the Innovation in Aging innovation sprint events by attending a presentation by engineer, entrepreneur and UW-Sheboygan adjunct faculty member, Jeff Leismer (PhD) of VibeTech on Monday, Nov. 6 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in Wood Hall 117. Leismer will be speaking about his experience developing healthcare products with […]

Fifth-graders take over UW-Green Bay

Fox 11 reports on why Phuture Phoenix Days is as fun for the campus community as it is for the fifth-graders that visit each year. They come from 15 different elementary schools in the Green Bay area. “The fifth graders when they leave, they know somebody at UWGB, and that’s super important; they have that […]

Middle-schoolers experience college life

WTAQ covered Phuture Phoenix Days at UW-Green Bay. Program Director Mary Sue Lavin says the annual offering lets kids tour the campus, attend classes, and get advice from current UWGB students. “The fifth graders when they leave, they know somebody at UWGB, and that’s super important; they have that mentor, they have that role model, […]

UW-Green Bay HIMT student says ‘It’s Never Too Late to Advance Career’

This feature is worth sharing… “For Glenora Howard, the motivation to expand her career opportunities and earn an online bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management and Technology (HIMT) came down to two things. Glenora isn’t the type of person to coast through her career. She wants to continue moving up in healthcare, but this has […]

Winter gear and blanket donations requested

Warm Wishes Winter Gear and Blanket Drive

The UW-Green Bay Holiday Float Committee is collecting new and gently used supplies to help keep the less-fortunate of Green Bay toasty warm during our harsh Green Bay winter. This drive is being conducted in connection with the Green Bay Holiday Parade — Saturday, Nov. 18 — downtown Green Bay. After the parade all donations […]

Reminder: ‘Racial Battle Fatigue’ webinar/discussion is next week

Join colleagues from across the campus in viewing the webinar, “Racial Battle Fatigue: Shift Your Campus to Better Support Students, Faculty & Staff of Color,” and take part in the discussion, Tuesday Oct. 17 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Rose Hall 220. Webinar description: Racial Battle Fatigue is a real problem for not […]

Big news: UW-System President recommends realignment

The UW-Green Bay office of the Chancellor sent the following message to faculty, staff, students and trustees on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017. “I attach a letter from UW-System President Ray Cross announcing his intention to recommend to the Board of Regents a significant realignment of UW Extension and the UW Colleges. Under the proposal, UW-Sheboygan, […]