Tag: English

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 […]

Women in 19th Century Musical Works to be performed tomorrow (Feb. 2)

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 […]

Snapshot: Marinette Campus composition students work on portfolios

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 […]