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

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Faculty note: Ashmann, Gichobi presentation

Assistant Prof. Mary Gichobi (mathematics education) and Associate Prof. Scott Ashmann (science education) recently presented a paper entitled: Modelling the Standards of Mathematical Practices (SMPs) in the Context of Mathematics Content Courses for Elementary and Middle School Preservice Teachers at the 69th annual conference of the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education. The study […]

New School Social Worker License for UW-Green Bay

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. Gail Trimberger, MSW graduate chair, and Margaret Kubek, lecturer and MSW field coordinator (and previous school social worker), pursued this initiative […]

Helping Professions Open House is Thursday, March 23

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 […]

Live Algoma presentation is March 9

The senior Social Work students have been working alongside Live Algoma and will be presenting their research findings at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, March 9 in the Christie Theatre, University Union. Support the hard work and dedication put into this fantastic local project with your attendance. Learn how the Algoma community voiced its opinions regarding the […]

Reminder: Still time to register for Lambeau Lectures

The wildly successful Lambeau Lectures returns to Lambeau Field on Feb. 28, 2017. Award-winning faculty from UW-Green Bay’s top majors, including professors Rebecca Meacham, Scott Ashmann, Gaurav Bansal and Ryan Currier will discuss some of their newest and most exciting research in a “TED Talks” style format. Additional presenters include UW-Green Bay alumna and Green […]

New Version of the Nursing Diagnosis App for smartphones

A nursing diagnosis app is now available for smartphones in the Portuguese language. It’s an extension of the tablet-based nursing diagnosis app “ NurScope (English version), developed by Associate Prof. Heather Herdman and Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak, and selling at the Apple and Google stores. The Portuguese version is available world-wide through Google Play (Android) and […]

UW System’s 16th Annual Symposium for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity, April 21

The 16th annual UW System Symposium for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity will be held on the UW-Stevens Point campus on April 21. University of Wisconsin undergraduate students will join their peers from two-and four-year campuses in sharing research projects to a statewide audience. Students from all academic disciplines present on a wide variety of topics through […]

Ashmann named associate dean

Scott Ashmann, Associate Prof. of Education, has been selected as the new Associate Dean in the College of Health, Education, and Social Welfare. As a faculty member at UWGB since 2003, he has been a skilled educator, productive researcher and well-known collaborator in the community. His new role will involve coordinating curriculum and enrollment management and assisting […]

New Nursing 1-2-1 program gets local news coverage

Fox 11 did a thorough story on the new Nursing 1-2-1 partnership between UW-Green Bay and NWTC. The program launches this fall with a focus on getting more nurses in the field. “These nursing students are admitted directly into the program right in the beginning,” explained Christine Vandenhouten, the chairperson for nursing at UW-Green Bay. […]