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

WiSys offers informational meeting on Ignite Grants (formerly applied research grants), Nov. 6

WiSys is offering an informational meeting at UW-Green Bay on the Ignite Grant Program, which provides funding for applied research projects to UW System researchers. Ignite Grants, formerly known as Applied Research Grants (ARG, AR-WiTAG and PDF), encourage researchers to utilize their expertise and apply their scholarship to support growth in Wisconsin. Faculty and academic […]

Lecturer Sheng Lee Yang featured in Post Crescent

UW-Green Bay lecturer Sheng Lee Yang (Social Work) was recently profiled in the Appleton Post Crescent. Her story is about her non-profit to improve care for diverse people needing mental health care. Here is an exerpt: “When Soua Lee’s son was 15, his school identified him as at risk for thoughts of suicide. She remembered not […]

Faculty/staff commencement volunteers needed

If you wish to help ensure that this fall’s Commencement event is a positive and memorable experience for students and families, you can sign up to volunteer. Individuals are needed for approximately 3 to 4 hours, with ranges from 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m; the 2019 Fall/Winter Commencement Ceremony will be held on Saturday, Dec. 14, […]

Unique collaboration with health professionals from Azerbaijan


UW-Green Bay was the first stop for a delegation of health professionals from Azerbaijan visiting Green Bay from Oct. 12 to 18, 2019. Chris Vandenhouten (chair of Nursing and Health Studies), Brian Krogh (associate dean of Nursing at NWTC) and Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak (Collegeof Health, Education and Social Welfare) greeted the five visitors—all care clinicians […]

Research in Rotunda accepting applications

The 17th Annual Research in Rotunda will take place on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 in the State Capitol’s Rotunda in Madison, Wisconsin. This event is intended to highlight the quality of and value of undergraduate research, including their involvement in faculty-guided research projects. Undergraduate student researchers from across the state will present their research together […]

UW System Associate VP works with UW-Green Bay graduate student

Carleen Vande Zande, UW System associate vice president of Academic Programs and Educational Innovation and board member of Agnesian Health System, recently had the chance to work with a member of UW-Green Bay’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Program. Graduate student Kristy Krause asked Vande Zande to be on her MSN project committee along […]

WiSys APPStart wants you to take your mobile app idea to launch

All UW-Green Bay faculty, staff, students and alumni are eligible to participate in the WiSys APPStart Challenge, with the winning finalist receiving a prize package totaling more than $10,000 in cash and services. The APPStart Challenge connects great ideas for mobile applications with the expertise and resources necessary for commercial launch. This includes mobile app […]

UW-Green Bay reports largest enrollment in institutional history

More than 8,800 students are now part of the Phoenix Family; Green Bay Campus saw 9.7% growth in one year Green Bay, Wis.—If you get the feeling that there are more Phoenix in the flock this year, you’re right. Unofficial enrollment figures released today show the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has realized its largest headcount […]

Research in the Rotunda registration

This post is being updated. Please look for information about 2020 Research in the Rotunda in a future edition of the Log. Questions can be directed to David Specht-Boardman at dspecht-boardman@uwsa.edu, or email universityrelations@uwsa.edu, or on the UW-Green Bay campuses, Roger Wareham at wareham@uwgb.edu.