Tag: English

Haiku! Bless you!

In celebration of National Haiku Poetry Day observed yesterday (April 17, 2019) UW-Green Bay put out a call to the University community, alumni and friends to share their #uwgbhaiku. Dean Chuck Rybak (College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences) shares the history and some insight on the ancient expression. His spontaneous haiku: The sun has […]

Faculty note: UW-Green Bay professors present at 4W Summit, April 11-13

Professors from multiple UW-Green Bay campuses are presenting research and providing leadership in formal interdisciplinary discussion at the annual Wisconsin Women’s and Gender Studies Conference and 4W Summit on Women, Gender, and Well-Being, April 11-13 in Madison. Katia Levintova (Democracy and Justice Studies, Political Science, Global Studies, Green Bay) will join a Women’s Gender and […]

You’re invited: The Teaching Press to debut tomorrow (April 4)

The Teaching Press at UW-Green Bay will premiere its first publication, a collection of poems by  Tim Weyenberg, on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. in Cofrin Library Room 125D. The Teaching Press is a new, student-managed printing house on the UW-Green Bay campus, currently being built from the ground up by undergraduates in a spring […]

Next installment of ‘Tough Talks’ set for Wednesday (April 3)

“Tough Talks: Student Evaluations of Teaching” will be presented by UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus Associate Prof. Jessica Van Slooten (English, Women’s and Gender Studies) on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 from 3:45 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall (MAC) Room 201. Streaming will also be made available. The “Tough Talks” event looking at current research on […]

The Teaching Press at UW-Green Bay Launches with First Book, Open House, April 4, 2019

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The Teaching Press at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will premiere its first publication, a collection of poems by Tim Weyenberg, on Thursday, April 4, 2019 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin Library, Room 125D (ground floor). This event is free and open to the public. The Teaching Press is a brand new, […]

Join the discussion: ‘Tough Talks: Student Evaluations of Teaching’ is April 3

Tough Talks: Student Evaluations of Teaching is April 3. MAC 201 (Green Bay campus) & streaming option, 3:45 to 5 p.m. Facilitator is Associate Prof. Jessica Van Slooten (English and Women’s and Gender Studies), UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus. The “Tough Talks” event looks at current research on student evaluations, models from different institutions and discussions […]

UW-Green Bay Prof. Nesvet talks ‘love letters’ with Fox 11

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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 […]

Next Philosophers’ Café is Wednesday (Feb. 13)

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 reveals festival line-up

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 […]