Tag: Democracy and Justice Studies

Faculty note: Shelton presents at national conference

Assistant Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) presented research at Teaching and Learning — an annual conference in Washington, D.C. that brings together teachers and influential thinkers in the American education system. Sponsored by the National Education Association, Shelton’s, “Public Education in the Age of Austerity and the Era of Friedrichs vs. California Teachers […]

Asst. Prof opposes Regents’ draft policy

Assistant Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) co-authored an op-ed opposing the new Regents’ draft policy for tenure, which the full board will vote on at its meeting in Madison Thursday. Read it here http://www.wisconsinrapidstribune.com/story/opinion/columnists/2016/03/04/uw-system-regents-tenure-policy-vote/81274980/

Harvey Kaye featured on Rick Smith Show and Thom Hartmann

Prof. Harvey Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) was interviewed on the Rick Smith Show Thursday, Feb. 25 on the subject of “Trump and Making America Great.” Listen to the 15-minute interview here. Listen for him again on the Thom Hartmann show Friday, Feb. 25 at 3:30 p.m. CST to discuss FDR and current presidential candidates.

Kaye quoted on TribLIVE.com

Media continually turn to UWGB “experts” for a source on the elections. This week Prof. Harvey Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) was quoted in this season’s story on TribLIVE.com, The title of the piece was, “Sanders surges in polls despite identity as socialist.” Interesting read. http://triblive.com/mobile/9886167-96/sanders-socialist-democratic

Kaye in prestigious company

President Barack Obama, Secretary-General of the United nations Ban Ki moon, Chief Executive Officer UPS David Abney, among others, had speeches published in the journal Vital Speeches of the Day (Feb. 2016), along with Prof. Harvey Kaye.  As noted earlier, Kaye’s December commencement address at UWGB received national acclaim.  Haven’t had a chance to view […]

Faculty Publication, Eric Morgan

Eric J. Morgan, assistant professor of Democracy and Justice Studies, recently published an article, “Whores and Angels of Our Striving Selves: The Cold War Films of John le Carré, Then and Now,” in the March 2016 issue of the Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television.  An expanded version of a paper delivered at the […]