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

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Foxconn deal expected to boost Northeast Wisconsin economy

Lawmakers and business leaders anticipate a plan to bring Foxconn Technology Group to southeast Wisconsin to have an enormous economic impact on Northeast Wisconsin and other regions across the state, according to the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. Gov. Walker said landing a manufacturer like Foxconn would not only mean thousands of jobs within the company but also would lead to the creation […]

Faculty note: Herdman and Gallagher-Lepak release new edition

NANDA-International has released a new edition of their seminal text, Nursing Diagnoses: Definitions and Classification 2018-2020 (11th Edition), a guide to nursing diagnoses. UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. T. Heather Herdman is the lead author. Herdman and Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak authored introductory chapters in the book. In this new edition, introductory chapters provide critical information needed for nurses to understand assessment, its […]

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.