Tag: Democracy and Justice Studies

Faculty note: Prof. Shelton is in Time and The Hill

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) was featured in Time magazine (more about this in an upcoming Log Extra). He was also featured in a national publication, The Hill, in a story entitled, States race to prevent teacher strikes my boosting pay. “There was a real wake-up call about the conditions […]

Introducing the Somali Student Union

A new student organization has been formed at UW-Green Bay. The Somali Student Union (SSU) will encourage, provide guidance and help Somali students academically, professionally and personally succeed in and beyond college. It is currently led by students Rahmo Kassim and Ibrahim Budul. Associate Prof. Jon Shelton is the organization’s faculty adviser.

Faculty note: Prof. Harvey J. Kaye featured in podcast

Ben & Joyce Rosenberg Professor Harvey J. Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) has been featured on the podcast “#WeThePeople LIVE” in the episode “Is the USA Undemocratic?” This episode in particular focuses on powers being taken away from the incoming Democratic governor Tony Evers and what that means.

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences and Door County Civility Project partner up for speaker series

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences has partnered with the Door County Civility Project and the Door County Auditorium for four talks related to civility: Jan. 12, 2019: “Building Community and Common Ground Through The Arts,” Kelli Strickland, Executive and Artistic Director, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts Jan. 19, 2019: “Living in […]

History presentations a win for Packers/UW-Green Bay

History presentations a win for Packers/UW-Green Bay

This semester, UW-Green Bay History, Democracy and Justice Studies, and Humanities students and faculty, collaborated on an exciting project to document the history of the Green Bay Packers as the franchise celebrates 100 years. The students presented their findings at a public presentation at the Lambeau Field Atrium, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 from 5 to […]

Prof. Kaye to present two short films at Neville Public Museum this Wednesday (Dec. 5)

UW-Green Bay Ben & Joyce Rosenberg Professor Harvey J. Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) will be introducing two shorts films from the 1940s and discussing Roosevelt’s Four Freedoms speech as part of the Green Bay Film Society’s International Film Series at the Neville Public Museum, this Wednesday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. Prof. Kaye’s most recent book, “The […]

Are you ready for some Packers history?

Green Bay, Wis. — If you thought you knew everything there was to know about the green and gold, the work of some University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students may surprise you. This semester, UW-Green Bay History, Democracy and Justice Studies, and Humanities students and faculty  collaborated on an exciting project to document the history of the […]

Thanksgiving? Profs. Austin and Martin share tips to avoid political squabble

“Thanksgiving is upon us, which means some families may be serving up a side of political talk around the dinner table. A contentious midterm election that led to a new governor in Wisconsin and Democratic control of the U.S. House is still not far from people’s minds. So, how do you handle the potential barbs from […]