Tag: Democracy and Justice Studies

Pop-up student showcase set for Monday, May 6

A Pop-Up Student Showcase featuring students from Democracy and Justice Studies, History, Humanities, Political Science and Public and Environmental Affairs will be taking place at the Weidner Center in Studio 301 on Monday, May 6, 2019 from 12:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. This celebration of student work will include demonstrations, launches, celebrations, presentations and live podcast recordings. […]

Faculty note: Prof. Kaye talks President Trump in ‘The Guardian’

Ben & Joyce Rosenberg Professor Harvey J. Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) was quoted in The Guardian article “Trump vows America ‘will never be a socialist country’ during Wisconsin rally.” Prof. Harvey Kaye said in the article that Wisconsinites were angry ahead of the last election and provides insight on Wisconsinites feel now about the economy. Read […]

Marinette, Green Bay and Manitowoc Campuses represent at Research in the Rotunda

Research in the Rotunda 2019

On Wednesday, April 17, 2019, the annual Research in the Rotunda was held in the Capitol Rotunda in Madison. Undergraduate researchers from across the state, together with their faculty advisors, shared their research findings on a variety of important topics with state leaders and legislators. Take a look at this impressive list of UW-Green Bay […]

Faculty note: Prof. Austin presents at Midwest Sociological Society Meetings

Associate Professor Andrew Austin (Democracy and Justice Studies) presents “Foreign Bodies and the Queue: Shifting Priorities in the Norwegian Correctional System,” at the Midwest Sociological Society Meetings in Chicago on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Austin traveled to Scandinavia in the summer of 2018 as preparation for a large research projects to explore crime control with […]

Next Philosophers’ Café is Wednesday, April 10

The next Philosophers’ Café, “Road Trip! Finding Democracy and the American Dream on the Road,” will be taking place on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 7 p.m. at St. Brendan’s Inn in Green Bay. Associate Prof. Eric Morgan (Democracy and Justice Studies) will be acting as the moderator. The event is always free and open […]

UW-Green Bay hosts former presidential advisors Axelrod and Rove in free Point/Counterpoint Conversation

Point/Counterpoint featuring political strategists Axelrod and Rove.

Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership sponsors free event Green Bay, Wis. — National political strategists and former senior advisors to Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush, David Axelrod and Karl Rove, will be on the UW-Green Bay campus for a Point/Counterpoint Conversation on Wednesday, April 3 at 6 p.m. at the Weidner […]

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Jon Shelton quoted in The Seattle Times article

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) was quoted in The Seattle Times article, “With teachers in the lead, more workers went on strike in 2018 than in any year since 1986.” Associate Prof. Shelton pointed out that the 2018 strikes were among the most important labor victories in more than a century. […]

Mayoral candidate forum this Thursday (Mar. 7)

Public and Environmental Affairs and Democracy and Justice Studies invite faculty, staff, students and others in the campus community to attend a mayoral candidate forum on Thursday, Mar. 7, 2019 at 2 p.m. in the Christie Theatre located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Students will have the opportunity to ask both candidates—Patrick Buckley and Eric […]

Faculty note: Prof. Shelton quoted in Washington Post

Associate Prof. Jon Shelton is in the news again, this time in The Washington Post story, “Teacher strikes made 2018 the biggest year for worker protest in a generation.” “It’s a return to prominence for a profession that took the lead in the late 1960s and ‘70s, when educators fought for basic bargaining rights and, […]