UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies), has published a book entitled Teacher Strike! Public Education and the Making of a New American Political Order. Using archival material from six different cities, the book tells the story of how teacher organization in the 1960s, 70s, and 80s became enmeshed in urban politics, […]
Christine Agaiby, adjunct professor of restorative justice at Loyola University School of Law will be presenting Restorative Justice at 4 p.m. Friday, March 31 in the Christie Theatre. In recent decades, courts, schools and communities have been returning to ancient methods of addressing conflict through restorative justice. Wherever this philosophy is used, the same issues must be addressed: […]
The Philosophers Café meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 9 at St. Brendan’s Inn in Green Bay to discuss The Past, Present, and Future of Workers, Jobs and Organized Labor. Asst. Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy & Justice Studies) will be moderate the discussion. Learn more about the upcoming event.
Ben Mankiewicz of Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and the Young Turks Network (TYT) has been added to the Historical Perspectives Lecture Series. Mark your calendars for 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 25 in Rose Hall 250. His topic is Hollywood and Politics. He will join an already-scheduled lineup of John Nichols, national affairs correspondent for The Nation, at […]
UW-Green Bay Prof. Harvey Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) discussed authoritarianism and the Trump presidency in his piece “Who Says it Can’t Happen Here?” Feb. 27 on BillMoyers.com. Read the full article.
The Winter/Spring 2017 issue of Voyageur: Northeast Wisconsin’s Historical Review, hit mailboxes and local newsstands in January. The magazine is published by the Brown County Historical Society, in partnership with UW-Green Bay. This issue includes articles on Hotel Northland, the Automobile Gallery, and the UW-Green Bay time capsule and Viking Saga House. Assistant Prof. Eric Morgan […]
Prof. Harvey J. Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) was interviewed by Spanish Magazine CTXT Context y Acción in an international politics article titled “To get out of this dark moment, USA. Has to deepen democracy” published online February 21, 2017. See the original article in Spanish or see the article passed through an English translation engine.
She’s an ambitious student at UW-Green Bay, where she studies Political Science and Democracy & Justice Studies, and minors in History, Global Studies and Humanistic Studies. At first, McKenna Kelsey wanted to blend in. Now the junior from Poynette says she’s interested in advocating for people with epilepsy on a global level. Read her story.
Prof. Harvey J. Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) joined in telling the story of Aaron Copland’s “Fanfare for the Common Man” on WNCY’s Fishko Files — sound-rich essays on culture, music and media — past and present. Listen to it here.
Research by UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Aaron Weinschenk was recently quoted in Market Watch. The story is about how Republicans and Democrats feel about their money, with interesting insights on how that can change near election time. The Weinschenk article referred to originally appeared in Social Science Quarterly. Read the Market Watch story here. […]