Tag: elections

SGA and RHAA: Election results are in

Congratulations to the newly elected presidents and vice presidents of Student Government Association (SGA) and Residential Hall and Apartment Association (RHAA). Nikolas Austin and Dylan Tritt will be the president and vice president of SGA, and Ashley Keenan and Samuel Soda will continue on in their reoccurring positions as president and vice president of RHAA. […]

MSNBC and Trump in photos

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay welcomed MSNBC and Chris Matthews for a special Town Hall meeting today (Wednesday, March 30, 2016). Matthews’ special guest: Presidential nominee Donald Trump. Held in Fort Howard Hall at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, approximately 200 students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members attended the special recording, slated […]

Students meet with MSNBC’s Chris Matthews

MSNBC “Hard Ball” host Chris Matthews shared his thoughts on American politics, the 2016 Presidential Election, journalism and his on-campus interview with Donald Trump after today’s (Wednesday, March 30, 2016) Town Hall meeting at the University. UWGB Communications Chair Phil Clampitt, Lecturer Shauna Froelich and some of their students were in attendance for the Q&A […]

Chancellor on MSNBC forum

Chancellor Miller sent a memo to faculty and staff today regarding the MSNBC Town Hall forum at the Weidner Center tomorrow. “As a public university, we welcome the opportunity to provide space for public discourse and work to balance those requests while maintaining security and the continuity of our academic programs. We will continue to […]

UW-Green Bay confirms MSNBC Town Hall Wednesday, March 30.

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has confirmed that it will be the host site for a Town Hall, invitation-only event, organized by MSNBC and hosted by Chris Matthews, Wednesday, March 30. The attendance of presidential candidate Donald Trump has been confirmed. Audience members will have the chance to ask questions of the candidate. The Town […]

Confirmed: UWGB will host MSNBC Town Hall forum

UW-Green Bay has confirmed that it will be the host site for a Town Hall, invitation-only event, organized by MSNBC and hosted by Chris Matthews, Wednesday, March 30. The attendance of presidential candidate Donald Trump has been confirmed. Audience members will have the chance to ask questions of the candidate. The Town Hall will be […]

Faculty note: Weinschenk chapter


Political scientist Aaron Weinschenk, assistant professor of Public and Environmental Affairs, contributed a chapter to a new book (Presidential Swing States: Why Only Ten Matter, Lexington Books, November 2015). Titled “The Badger State as a Battleground: Wisconsin Politics Past, Present, and Future,” the chapter is co-authored with Neil Kraus of UW-River Falls. It focuses on […]

Faculty note: Kaye goes live with Huffington Post online

Prof. Harvey J. Kaye of Democracy and Justice was a studio guest on the Huffington Post’s “Huff Post Live” national morning show last Friday, Oct. 30. Kaye sat down with host Nancy Redd to comment on remarks by Hillary Clinton’s campaign team suggesting that fellow candidate Bernie Sanders is weak on women’s issues. A “Sanders […]

The word ‘socialism’ in the 2016 presidential campaign


UW-Green Bay Prof. Harvey J. Kaye of the Democracy and Justice Studies academic program was among the historians interviewed for background information by Washington Post reporter David A. Fahrenthold for his feature report, “What is a democratic socialist?” Kaye was not quoted directly in the article; you can read the analysis involving Sen. Bernie Sanders.