Tag: Democracy and Justice Studies

UW-Green Bay student featured in Millennial Politics article

UW-Green Bay student Guillermo Gomez (Democracy and Justice Studies) was profiled in the article, “Millennial Spotlight: The Passion of Guillermo Gomez,” on the website Millennial Politics. In the article, Gomez’s political activism and achievements are highlighted. “We elect them, they represent us,” he says in the article,  “I’m not saying they owe us something, but we are […]

Faculty note: Prof. Shelton delivers conference keynote

Last Friday, (Oct. 26, 2018) UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) gave the keynote address for the Minnesota Association of School Personnel Administrators’ fall conference in Minneapolis. The talk was entitled “Before and After Janus: the Past, Present, and Future of Labor Relations in American Public Education.”

Final reminder: Global Studies discussion on Chinese Foreign Policy tomorrow (Oct. 25)

Global Studies is holding its second Fall 2018 discussion,”Chinese Foreign Policy: Inter-State Bargaining and Signaling Strategy,” on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018 from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Alumni Room (formerly Room 103) in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. This discussion will be led by Associate Lecturer Yue Zou (Democracy and Justice Studies). This event is […]

Book talk on ‘Let the People See: The Story of Emmett Till’ is tomorrow (Oct. 23)

Loyola University Chicago Prof. Elliott Gorn, the Joseph A. Gagliano Professor of American Urban History, will speak on his new book, “Let the People See: The Story of Emmett Till,” on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the Christie Theatre, located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Free and open to the public.  

Prof. Shelton pens piece called ‘Women’s Work, Women’s Walkouts’

Associate Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) has published a piece called “Women’s Work, Women’s Walkouts” for a series called “Gender and the 2018 Teacher Strikes” organized by the University of Minnesota’s Gender Policy Report. The series, which also included pieces from historians Elizabeth Todd-Breland and Jessica Wilkerson, can be found here.  

Reminder: Global Studies discussion on Chinese Foreign Policy, Thursday, Oct. 25

Global Studies is holding its second Fall 2018 discussion,”Chinese Foreign Policy: Inter-State Bargaining and Signaling Strategy,” on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018 from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Alumni Room (formerly Room 103) in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. This discussion will be led by Associate Lecturer Yue Zou (Democracy and Justice Studies). This event is […]

Faculty note: Prof. Shelton publishes essay in nationally prominent periodical

Associate Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) has published an essay, “The Factory That Ate Wisconsin,” in Dissent, a quarterly magazine of politics and ideas and considered one of the nation’s leading intellectual journals. Read the essay.

Democracy and Justice Studies hosted an Assembly District 88 candidate forum on Tuesday, Oct. 9

Introduction to Democracy and Justice Studies hosted an Assembly District 88 candidate forum for John Macco and Thomas Sieber in the Christie Theatre in the University Union on Tuesday, Oct. 9. Macco, the Republican incumbent assembly representative and Sieber, the Brown County Supervisor and the Democratic challenger, answered questions suggested by students. The topics ranged […]

Prof. Shelton talks teacher strikes with Madison news

“Earlier this year, the United States saw statewide teacher strikes in Oklahoma and Arizona. And in recent news, members of the Los Angeles teachers’ union have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike. To understand the context of these events, (WORT) in Madison spoke with UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) about […]