Tag: conference

Midwest Environmental Education Conference


The Wisconsin Association for Environmental Education (WAEE) is preparing to host the Midwest Environmental Education Conference, a biennial regional gathering of environmental educators and others. The conference is Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 22-24, at Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center in Madison.

Recap and photo gallery: Excellence in Psychology Instruction

On Saturday (Oct. 10) the UW-Green Bay Psychology faculty hosted 40 educators from throughout the Midwest for the first-ever 2015 Excellence in Psychology Instruction Conference (EPIC). Serving on the planning committee were Profs. Regan Gurung, Ryan Martin and Georjeanna Wilson-Doenges from UWGB; Jeff Gumz, Green Bay West; Chris Hamp, West De Pere; and Amy Ramponi, […]

Psychology conference an EPIC success

On Saturday, October 10, the UW-Green Bay Psychology faculty hosted 40 educators from throughout the Midwest, for the first ever 2015 Excellence in Psychology Instruction Conference (EPIC). Serving on the planning committee were Professors Regan Gurung, Ryan Martin and Georjeanna Wilson-Doenges from UWGB; Jeff Gumz, Green Bay West; Chris Hamp, West DePere and Amy Ramponi, […]

Hutchison invited to help organize 2016 European Sociological conference


Prof. Ray Hutchison of Sociology has been tagged to serve on the Scientific Committee for the next mid-term conference of the RN-37 research network of the European Sociological Association. “Moving cities: Contested views on urban life” will be held June 29-July 1, 2016 at the Jagiellonian University, in Krakow. (That’s the old city of Krakow, […]

Seven UWGB faculty participate in Madison LEAP


UW-Green Bay was represented by a large, diverse and distinguished faculty delegation at last week’s AACU and UW System workshops promoting the LEAP initiative (Liberal Education and America’s Promise). The conference in Madison explored strategies for seeking to advance liberal learning and high-quality undergraduate education for all students. Participants were Profs. Leary, Ham, Fencl, Gates, […]

Ally Conference 2015 targets social justice, inclusion, unity

The American Intercultural Center is extending an invitation to attend ‘You Have the Power to Rise — Rise Up,’ the 2015 UW-Green Bay Ally Conference taking place from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24, at locations in Theatre Hall, MAC Hall and the Weidner Center. The conference will approach issues of diversity, social […]

Faculty, staff to present at Ally Conference

The Oct. 24 diversity and equality conference at UW-Green Bay will feature presentations by a good many faculty and staff members of the University. As of this date, presenters include: Christin DePouw, Education; Joel Muraco, Human Development; Kristin Vespia, Human Development; Pao Lor, Education; Stacie Christian, Human Development; Kristy Aoki, Office of International Education; Jemma […]

Psychologists to hold EPIC conference

It started with a small group of high school psychology and college teachers getting together to discuss professional development opportunities. It has turned into something “EPIC.” On Saturday, October 10, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Psychology faculty will host more than 40 educators from the Midwest, for the 2015 Excellence in Psychology Instruction Conference (EPIC). […]

Monday is signup deadline for AFT/AAUP event in Milwaukee


Several UW-Green Bay faculty members are sharing word of a gathering next Saturday (Sept. 19) in Milwaukee, as the American Federation of Teachers and the American Association of University Professors will host a joint summit for higher education workers across Wisconsin. All faculty or staff members of AFT-W or AAUP are invited to attend the […]

Faculty note: Hutchison presentations


Sociology Prof. Ray Hutchison (Urban and Regional Studies) recently returned from Chicago, where he presented at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association. His two papers: “The Right to Urban Theory: Henri Lefebvre and the Misappropriation of Public Space” (co-authored/co-presented with Joao Pedro Nunes from the University of Lisbon-Nova) and “Exploring the World’s Great […]