Tag: Digital Humanities

Students can study Packers’ history for credit in fall 2018

How do you know you go to college in Green Bay? When your university offers classes on the Green Bay Packers’ history! In the fall 2018 semester, students can study the first 50 years of Packers organization, and get credit for it. Brent Hensel, the curator for the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame, will […]

UW-Green Bay students can earn credit in collaborative class with the Green Bay Packers

The Green Bay Packers are gearing up to celebrate “One Hundred Seasons” of history in 2019 and UW-Green Bay students have an exciting opportunity to participate and earn academic credit. In the fall 2018 semester, three classes (Hum Stud 200/300 and History 290) will team up under the leadership of Brent Hensel, the curator for […]

UW-Green Bay receives rare ‘Viking House’

Reconstruction is scheduled for, Oct. 23-27 Green Bay, Wis. — UW-Green Bay is to become the new permanent home for a one-of-a-kind Norwegian Viking house. The house will have its grand opening Saturday, Oct. 28 from 3 to 5 p.m., with an official ribbon cutting at 3:30 p.m. Games, demonstrations, crafts and more will be […]

Dean Rybak book on the ‘UW Stuggle’ is published

Chuck Rybak, interim dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, has a new book published, UW Struggle: When a State Attacks Its University. The book is a collection of his long-running blog series from a few years ago. The book is published by the University of Minnesota Press’s Forerunners Series. (Forerunners is a […]

Faculty note: Dean Rybak receives funding for Humanities collaboration

Chuck Rybak, Interim Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, is part of a team to receive a newly awarded National Endowment for the Humanities grant, led by Roopika Risam at Salem State University. The grant is called “Networking the Regional Comprehensives,” with the goal a formation of a network of digital […]

Prof. Rybak named interim Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Provost Greg Davis announced the appointment today (June 19, 2017) of Charles A. Rybak as interim Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. He will provide leadership in the areas of visual and performing arts, humanities, communication, computer and information sciences and social sciences. The Dean is responsible for budget, personnel, curriculum, […]

Reminder: Nesvet talks Thursday about ‘text encoding in the classroom’

Assistant Prof. Rebecca Nesvet will describe how she uses text encoding in the classroom for this month’s session of Academic Technology Services’ Technology Square Table from 3 to 4 p.m. today (Thursday, Sept. 17) in IS IS 1004. She and her students are creating a digital edition of Sweeney Todd in her Literary Topics: Intro […]

‘UW-Green Bay Commons’ in running for Digital Humanities site of the year

Associate Professor of English Chuck Rybak, Humanistic Studies, encourages you to vote for the UW-Green Bay entry in a worldwide web vote-off for top Digital Humanities website. The site that Rybak created and hosts — The UWGB Commons for the Public and Digital Humanities — has been nominated for a 2013 “DH Award.” The voting […]