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

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Reminder: Retirement reception for Liz Hessler this Wednesday (Dec. 12)

After a 29-year career with the state and 19 years with UW-Green Bay, Liz Hessler will be retiring from her position in Behavioral Health Training Partnership (BHTP) at the start of the new year. BHTP invites you to join them as they celebrate Hessler’s career and wish her well in retirement. The reception will be […]

Reminder: Retirement reception for Liz Hessler, Dec. 12

After a 29-year career with the state and 19 years with UW-Green Bay, Liz Hessler will be retiring from her position in Behavioral Health Training Partnership (BHTP) at the start of the new year. BHTP invites you to join them as they celebrate Hessler’s career and wish her well in retirement. The reception will be […]

UW-Green Bay office decoration competition for homecoming

The Student Homecoming Committee is holding an office and/or window decorating contest to show off our school spirit during Homecoming Week. The winning office will receive a pizza party and will be announced at the Homecoming Pep Rally on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 at noon. To participate, all you have to do is decorate your office and/or […]

Dec. 7 event aimed at discovering new antibiotics

Brian Merkel and students

More than 200 registered for ‘Tiny Earth’ event at Lambeau Field Green Bay, Wis. — Antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest threats to global health. The “Tiny Earth” event at Lambeau Field on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. in the Lambeau Field Atrium (Indoor Clubs, Fourth Floor) hopes to help […]

Call for nominations: Regents’ Academic Staff Excellence Awards

It’s that time of year again when the UW System honors colleagues with awards recognizing outstanding service and achievement. All nominations should be submitted to the Academic Staff Committee no later than Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018. All of the nominations will be reviewed by the Academic Staff Committee, with top recommendations to be forwarded on […]

Faculty note: Prof. DePouw article

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Christin DePouw (Education) has published an article in a special issue of the Hmong Studies Journal titled “Critical race theory and Hmong American education.” The article discusses some of the ways in which critical race theory is an important conceptual tool for centering race and racism in the educational experiences of […]

Research Council now accepting Winter Grants in Aid of Research proposals

The UW-Green Bay Research Council is currently accepting proposals for Winter 2019 Grants in Aid of Research (GIAR). The funds must be used in support of faculty research. Faculty having applied for GIAR funding in the past will want to note that revisions have been made to the GIAR call. All GIAR proposals are due […]

I Knew A Boy: A Human Beingness Story | Dan Terrio | TEDxUWGreenBay

I Knew A Boy: A Human Beingness Story | Dan Terrio | TEDxUWGreenBay We all have a story. It’s the one thing that binds us all together. Far too often, we brush people off for what you perceive about them rather than getting to see their true self, or their ‘human beingness’ in this case. […]

Congratulations, Marinette/Menominee on Top 20 recognition!

Congratulations to the Marinette/Menominee community — named Top 20 on the Small Business Revolution Contest! “The Small Business Revolution is on a mission to revitalize small towns, one small business at a time. Each season, America chooses a winning town… and a few businesses get a makeover of a lifetime. During the call for nominations […]

Applications for Regent Scholar Grant program due on Wednesday, Nov. 28

Funding available through the Regent Scholar Grant program has been reinstated for 2018-19 and will provide one-time grants to individual faculty or to campus programs that undertake undergraduate research projects having potential to foster innovation, entrepreneurship and talent development. Programs may have an emphasis on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) as well as pursuits in […]