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

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

UW-Green Bay nursing named ‘Best Value’ top 30 program

BestValueSchools.com has published its 2017-2018 ranking and places UW-Green Bay as a Top 30 ‘Best Value’ online RN to BSN Degree Programs. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs opportunities for registered nurses (RNs) are expected to increase 16% by 2024. While positions are available for nurses with an associate’s degree, many employers will […]

Faculty note: Akakpo presents on juvenile sex offenders

College of Health, Education and Social Welfare’s Associate Prof. Francis Akakpo (Social Work) presented a paper on juvenile sex offenders at International Academy of Law and Mental Health (IALMH) conference held from July 9 to July 14, 2017, at University of Charles Prague, Czech Republic. It was entitled “Self-reported of Deviant Sexual Arousal offense among […]

Faculty note: Emeritus Prof. Bill Conley has 226 publications, and counting

UW-Green Bay Prof. Emeritus Bill Conley (Mathematics, Business Administration) continues to publish articles and books on mathematics at an astounding level. Hired at UW-Green Bay in 1977, the Conley count is now at 226 published articles and books, with several new manuscripts currently under review. About 200 of the publications are articles published in journals […]

Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) in First Nations Education gets HLC Approval

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) approved of UW-Green Bay offering the Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) in First Nations Education at its meeting on June 12, 2017. This approval, following a site visit April 10-11, 2017, is one of the final steps needed before the new program can be marketed to students. The Ed.D. in First […]

Faculty promotions announced

The Board of Regents has approved the 2017 Report on Faculty Promotions and Tenure Designations. Congratulations to the following faculty members: Promoted to Full Professor: Toni Damkoehler, Doug Hensler and Chuck Rybak Promoted to Associate Professor with tenure: Christin De Pouw, Yunsun Huh, JP (John P) Leary and Aaron Weinschenk.      

Reminder: Falcon name suggestions due late Sunday

UW-Green Bay Marketing and University Communication has received more than 75 submissions for Peregrine falcon names. You can still get in on the action. Nominations have to include a set of four names. Read more and submit here. Submissions are due by 11:59 p.m. Sunday, June 18. A ballot and “reveal party” to follow. Stay tuned.

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Groessl to participate in institute

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Joan Groessl (Social Work) was recently selected by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) to participate as a scholar in its Path to Licensure Institute. The institute is part of ASWB’s Path to Licensure program, designed to help schools of social work infuse information about professional licensing and social work […]