Tag: common theme

‘Food Chains’ documentary screening, April 12

The documentary Food Chains will be screened at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, 2017 in the Christie Theatre. The documentary reveals the human cost in our food supply and the complicity of large buyers of produce like fast food and super-markets. The film is free and snacks will be provided. The screening is sponsored by the […]

Campus Common Theme for 2016-2017 announced

“Food for Thought — Food Matters in the Community, Health, and Culture” is the 2016-17 Campus Common Theme. The proposers are finalizing numerous activities throughout the academic year to highlight food as it relates to culture and ethnic diversity, public policy, and environmental and human health issues. Activities explore all dimensions of the food system […]

Spring into Gardening Event this weekend

Join the UWGB Childcare Alliance, Campus Common Theme and other sponsors this Sunday, May 22 for the family-friendly event, “Spring into Gardening,” from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Student Services Plaza, UWGB. Here is the line-up: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. — First Nations and Three Sisters Gardening – children will be shown how to plant and […]

iPat film series returns on Monday, March 7

The next film in the iPat series is “Wrenched,” — exploring deviant behavior as a mode of achieving environmental action. The film will be shown at 7 p.m. Monday, March 7 in the Christie Theatre. “When environmental consequences of human activity are unacceptable, is socially unacceptable behavior acceptable? What are the limits when trying to […]

Popular author and illustrator Dallas Clayton on campus Monday

Children’s author, illustrator and self-publisher, mural painter and “adventure seeker” Dallas Clayton will present to campus at 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 22 in the Phoenix Rooms. Some critics have coined him as the next Dr. Seuss. He became an Internet sensation (with both commercial and critical success) when he self-published “An Awesome Book” about dreaming […]

iPat Film ‘The Power of One Voice’ is here Monday, Feb. 1

The first of the iPat Film Series will be shown at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1 in the Christie Theatre. Join the screening for The Power of One Voice. (“This 50-year perspective on the life of Rachel Carson is a groundbreaking documentary examining her life and the profound implications of her environmental work. Today, Rachel […]

2016-17 Common Theme announced

More details to follow, but this is the first announcement of the Campus Common Theme for 2016-17. The name of the theme will be “Food for Thought — Food Matters in Community, Health and Culture.” The proposers are finalizing numerous activities throughout the academic year to highlight food as it relates to culture and ethnic […]

Wanted: Pre-proposals for the 2016-17 Common Theme

The UW-Green Bay Common Theme committee is requesting pre-proposals for the 2016-2017 academic year Common Theme. The theme should lend itself to interdisciplinary analysis and conversation, be of high academic caliber and conducive to scholarly dialogue, should lend itself to collaborative links across the campus (student affairs, academic affairs and community engagement), and be accessible, […]

Forbes ’30 under 30’ honoree speaks Thursday on innovation


Here’s a final reminder that visiting Common Theme speaker Brian Bordainick will make a free public presentation on campus at 7 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 8) in the Phoenix Room of the University Union. The young entrepreneur learned how to involve local communities and solicit financial support during his Teach for America placement in New Orleans […]