Tag: Democracy and Justice Studies

Prof. Shelton says disinvestment in University System has compromised quality

Assistant Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) has been quoted in a piece by The Cap Times on Democrats advocating for additional investment in the University of Wisconsin System. “For too long, disinvestment from one of the nation’s best public university systems has compromised the quality of instruction and student services,” said Shelton. See more in […]

Prof. Morgan tells media ‘terrorist act not random’

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Eric Morgan (Democracy and Justice Studies) was interviewed by NBC 26 regarding the Manchester terrorist attack. The pop concert was not random he says. “What a better symbol for the excesses of the west and capitalism than at a rock show, absolutely not random,” Morgan explained. “These organizations, whether Al Qaeda or […]

Proud Papa: Prof. Austin presents son, Nikolas, with diploma

Associate Prof. Andrew Austin’s son, Nikolas, graduated with a degree in Political Science and was quite active in student government. Serving as Student Government Association President in 2016-17, he fought for expanded voting opportunities on campus. “I think that the only really effective way to make sure that everyone has access to voting, which is […]

Faculty note: Doreen Higgins receives invitation to pursue research in Sweden

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Doreen Higgins in the College of Health, Education, and Social Welfare, Social Work Professional Programs, received a formal letter of invitation this week from the Social Work Department at the University of Gothenburg in Gothenburg, Sweden to conduct her sabbatical research in the spring semester of 2018. The University of Gothenburg’s […]

Faculty note: Katia Levintova and Megan Olson Hunt win the 2017 Student Nominated Teaching Awards

The Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning and the Instructional Development Council are pleased to announce the 2017 Student Nominated Teaching Award Winners. Associate Professor Katia Levintova (Democracy and Justice Studies, Global Studies and Political Science) is the winner of the Experienced Teacher Award. Students praise Professor Levintova’s dedication to students and her […]

Faculty note: Prof. Staudinger gives her take on a government gender gap

Throughout Northeast Wisconsin, women make up just over half of the population. That demographic is not represented in local government across the region. Why is that? UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Alison Staudinger (Democracy and Justice Studies) is interviewed about the possible reasons.