Tag: Democracy and Justice Studies

Prof. Harvey Kaye pens ‘Independence’ piece

UW-Green Bay Prof. Harvey J. Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) penned a new piece for the History News Network (HNN) — “It’s Time to Cultivate a New Grand Narrative.”  He writes, “The time has come for progressive historians and intellectuals to join with their fellow citizens in the making of a new American narrative.” You can […]

Faculty note: Reilly awarded fellowship

Congratulations to Kimberley Reilly (Assistant Professor in Democracy and Justice Studies) who was awarded a 2016-2017 UW System Fellowship at the Institute for Research in the Humanities at UW-Madison. The fellowship will support her work on her book manuscript, “Reconstructing Love: Marriage in Law and Culture, 1870-1920,” in Spring 2017.

Faculty note: Kaye talks FDR’s vision for Four Freedoms on NPR

“Seventy-one years ago, Franklin Delano Roosevelt died suddenly, and the world wondered what would happen next. FDR’s death came during the crux of World War II — less than four weeks before the Germans surrendered. Without FDR’s guidance, Americans had a hard time imagining how they would confront the world. But before the war began, FDR […]

Prof. Weinschenk was everywhere

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. of Political Science Aaron Weinschenk was in demand as an elections expert the past few days. Check out this line-up of interviews: Fox 11 (Monday morning and Tuesday evening election coverage) Al Jazeera (Tuesday morning) Green Bay Press-Gazette (Wed. interview) WFRV (Tuesday afternoon and Wed. interview) Forbes Magazine (op-ed) Miami Herald […]

Faculty publication: Eric Morgan

Eric J. Morgan, assistant professor in Democracy and Justice Studies and History, recently had an article, “Open Spaces of Democracy: Connecting Students, Wilderness, and Community,” published in the February issue of the Journal of Sustainability Education. Appearing in the special issue on Place, Learning, and Resilience, Morgan’s article chronicles a semester-long civic engagement project, exploring the […]