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

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

Inside magazine in now available online

Navigating college isn’t the straight-and-narrow path it once was. Higher education partners are putting students first and providing navigable options and flexibility as they find their way. Read what’s happening within the four UW-Green Bay colleges and see the inspirational stories about our alumni. Don’t have a copy? Inside magazine is now available online.

A call for your attendance: Second annual Business Idea Competition, Feb. 26

Please urge a student to compete, and considering attending the second annual UW-Green Bay Student Business Idea Competition, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Phoenix Room, University Union, UW-Green Bay. Hear UW-Green Bay students pitch their business ideas in 90 seconds and take questions from the panel of judges. Also, […]

Innovation in Aging Conference has a kick-off session on Monday, Feb. 5

Learn about the Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition at a kick-off session on Monday Feb. 5 at 3:30 p.m. or 6 p.m. in the University Union, Room 103. Free pizza! Go to the  Facebook group for info on this event and to fill out the registration form to join the competition. Teams will compete […]

Jon Shelton is guest in Merrill community program, Feb. 6

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) will “chart the historical origins and the political conditions that have led to our modern economy,” in a program Feb. 6 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the T.B. Scott Free Library Community Room, Merrill, Wis. The Merrill Foto News has a full preview.

Travel grants available for undergraduates, deadlines approach

UW-Green Bay is a Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) member. Are your students looking for travel grant support? Application deadlines are approaching for student travel awards in several CUR divisions: CUR Psychology Division, deadline Feb. 15, 2018 (faculty mentors must nominate student candidates); CUR Physics and Astronomy Division, application deadline is March 16, 2018; and CUR […]

Elder hours available to UW-Green Bay community

The UW-Green Bay Education Center for First Nations Studies invites all students, staff, faculty and community members to visit the First Nations Oral Scholars in Residence. The Oral Scholars in Residence program offers an opportunity to learn from First Nations Elders in an informal setting through storytelling and everyday conversation. Spring 2018 Elder Hours will […]

Reminder: retired French ambassador to speak at Global Studies conversation, Feb. 2

The first Global Studies Roundtable discussion of the spring semester will take place Feb. 2, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in Room 103 of the University Union. Discussion on international events (diplomacy in the age of populism and nationalism) will be lead by Jean-Rene Gehan, former French Ambassador to Kuwait and Laos and former Consul […]

Reminder: University Business meeting is Friday, Jan. 26

On Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, Chancellor Gary L. Miller will host UW-Green Bay’s Annual Business Meeting. The Chancellor, along with Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Greg Davis and Vice Chancellor for Business and Finance Sheryl Van Gruensven will provide an update on the state of the University. Two sessions will be held: at […]

Congratulations to faculty members on 2018-19 sabbaticals

Sabbatical proposals have been approved by the Board of Regents. Sabbaticals are covered in Wisconsin State Statute (Wis. Stat. 36.11(17)), in UW System Policy (UW System Administrative Policy 160) and in the Faculty Handbook (pp. 128-9). Congratulations to the following faculty members who are receiving sabbaticals in 2018-19: Associate Prof. Francis Akakpo, Social Work, semester […]