Destined to become a writer, UW-Green Bay student Dorothy Metz has gotten a good start with a published blog post in College Magazine. She says English 324:Sheepshead Review Practicum is her favorite thing about studying English at UW-Green Bay. Read the post.
Did you know a love letter doesn’t have to be written by you? Consider dedicating a favorite book or poem to one you love, with a romantic inscription, says UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Rebecca Nesvet (Humanities). Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Nesvet spoke with Fox 11’s Rachel Manek, yesterday, about the history of love […]
The next installment of the 2018-19 Green Bay Area Philosophers’ Café gatherings is set for Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019 at 7 p.m. at St. Brendan’s Inn in Green Bay. This gathering will focus on “‘Cultivate our Garden': Contemporizing Candide” and will feature UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Rebecca Nesvet (English, Humanities). Learn more about the discussion.
UntitledTown, a book and author festival that takes place in Green Bay, has revealed the literary stars being featured at this year’s festival. Prof. Rebecca Meacham (English), co-president for the festival, and Mai J. Lo Lee, Director of UW-Green Bay’s Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs (MESA) office and UntitledTown board member, were on Good Day Wisconsin to make the big announcement. Fox […]
Women in 19th Century Music, presented by UW-Green Bay Women’s and Gender studies, will be performed on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 at 7 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. Featuring Yoojeong Lee, piano with special guest Marisa Balistreri, soprano, the recital focuses on inspirational women from 19th-century musical works, showcasing characters who were […]
Students in composition classes at the Marinette Campus worked at the end of this semester to create WordPress Writing Portfolios with revised versions of the essays they had written for class. Some of them shared those portfolios with authentic audiences outside of the university and used the final exam time to reflect on the revision […]
Professor Rebecca Meacham (Humanities, English) has a chance to tell Wisconsin Public Radio listeners about the newly announced UW-Green Bay BFA degree. Why this degree and why now? And why will this have appeal at Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan campuses? It’s a great listen. See the press release.
The article “The Bank Nun’s Tale: Financial Forgery, Gothic Imagery, and Economic Power” by Associate Prof. Rebecca Nesvet (English) was published in the journal Victorian Network‘s special issue on forgery. Find out about Sweeney Todd creator James Malcolm Rymer, his brother who literally made money (and was transported down under for it), and the mysterious […]
Fox 11 has reported on UW-Green Bay creating a new major to meet the growing demand for writers. The Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Writing and Applied Arts will prepare graduates for opportunities in publishing, book editing and writing for entertainment and arts management.
Stupid School Security and Discipline Policies | Jennie Young | TEDxUWGreenBay This talk outlines a method of radically re-imagining the American high school. It shows how high-security, prison-like schools are actually creating more danger than they’re preventing. The speaker suggests an unusual conceptual approach to fix this and argues that we need to stop tweaking […]