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Dean Gallagher-Lepak in the spotlight with Innovation in Aging column

See Dean Gallagher-Lepak’s article in Tuesday’s Green Bay Press Gazette that connects the dots about innovation in our area and UW-Green Bay’s contribution to a pipeline of innovators and entrepreneurs. Friday’s (Feb. 23, 2018, 1 to 4 p.m.) Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition is highlighted as giving students experience with innovative thinking and idea […]

Hundreds of undergraduate researchers to descend on Titletown, April 19-20

Students to hear from UntitledTown speaker, author Mary Roach GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will be the host institution of hundreds of undergraduate researchers and their mentors at the University of Wisconsin System’s Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity (URSCA) Symposium, April 19-20. UW-Green Bay is partnering with “UntitledTown,” Northeast Wisconsin’s popular […]

Please attend the Innovation in Aging Competition, Feb. 23

The Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition is Friday, Feb. 23 from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Christie Theatre. Faculty and staff are invited to attend. Eleven teams are registered to compete from various disciplines across the campus, with representation from all four colleges. Plan to stop by to view 8-minute team presentations or […]

UW-Green Bay Announces Lead Gifts for Region’s STEM Vision

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Richard J. Resch Foundation and Wisconsin Public Service Foundation Contributions Will Expedite Development of STEM Resources and Mechanical Engineering Degree GREEN BAY – On the heels of Friday’s unanimous UW System Board of Regents approval of a Mechanical Engineering program and other critical components of a University-Community shared vision for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and […]

Innovation in Aging Competition deadline extended to Feb. 13

Please encourage student registrants for the Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition. The deadline is extended to Feb. 13. Questions can be directed to Mads Gjefsen (WiSys rep) at mgjefsen@wisys.org. Go to the Facebook group for info on this event and to fill out the registration form to join the competition. Teams will compete in […]

Congratulations to UW-Green Bay alumni Golden Apple Award winners

Three outstanding UW-Green Bay alumni were declared Golden Apple Award winners this year. Larry Laraby, ’98 (English and ’07 graduate in MS Applied Leadership), is a 9-12 grade teacher at Preble High School. April Moran ’97 (Elementary Education) is a kindergarten teacher at Cormier Early Education Center. Nick Rusboldt, ’04 (Urban and Regional Studies) and ’09 […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Joan Groessl providing guidance in Suicide Prevention Training

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Joan Groessl (Social Work) is leading the effort in the Live Algoma Suicide Prevention Training using the Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) Curriculum. The QPR training is being used to educate citizens on the issues related to suicide. She will be proctoring and providing guidance to those who will do the training. More […]

UW-Green Bay Mechanical Engineering Gets the Green Light

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UW System Board of Regents Approves Critical Components of University-Community Shared Vision for STEM GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s efforts to establish an in-region resource for developing highly needed mechanical engineering talent in Northeast Wisconsin took a gigantic step forward today (Feb. 9, 2018) with the UW System Board of Regents approving […]

Reminder: Faculty book discussion on race and inclusivity Feb. 13

On Tuesday, Feb. 13 at 2 p.m., join a faculty book club to discuss the book, Why are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? And Other Conversations About Race by Beverly Daniel Tatum in the Christie Theatre. This classic 1997 book has been revised and updated, so it is a timely read […]

Innovation in Aging Competition deadline extended to Feb. 13

Please encourage student registrants for the Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition. The deadline is extended to Feb. 13. Questions can be directed to Mads Gjefsen (WiSys rep) at mgjefsen@wisys.org. Go to the Facebook group for info on this event and to fill out the registration form to join the competition. Teams will compete in […]