Ray Hutchison (Public and Environmental Affairs) presented a lecture on The Chicago School and European Sociology to faculty, research staff, and students in the graduate program in sociology at the Nova Universidade de Lisboa (the program includes faculty and students from campuses in Lisbon, Algarve, Evora, and other Portuguese cities). Hutchison is bearing the end […]
Adam Gaines, Associate Professor of Music, will be the guest trumpet soloist with the Zilina Conservatory Big Band for two concerts in Slovakia, one in Zilina and one in Martin, this Wednesday and Thursday (June 22-23). Pieces will include Charlie Parker’s “Anthropology,” Dizzy Gillespie’s “A Night in Tunisia,” and Jerome Kern’s classic ballad “Smoke Gets […]
Approved at the Board of Regents meetings last week were the promotions of eight faculty members. Receiving tenure: Patrick Forsythe, Natural and Applied Sciences Jenell Holstead, Human Development Eric Morgan, Democracy and Justice Studies Full professor: Alison Gates, Art and Design Kaoime Malloy, Theatre and Dance Ryan Martin, Human Development Rebecca Meacham, Humanistic Studies Georjeanna […]
Associate Professor and Chair of the UW-Green Bay Art Program, Alison Gates, has secured work in the Nixie Gallery, Skokie, Ill. Her creation, “Alison Gates: The Aunt Martha Mash-Ups” is a solo exhibition of 22 hand-embroidered images, and is on display now up until the end of June. The mash-ups include several unexpected pairings of […]
UW-Green Bay Professor Ray Hutchison (Public and Environmental Affairs) is spending a semester in Portugal, serving as the Santander Chair of Humanities and Social Sciences at the New University of Lisbon. This past week, he gave the inaugural Santander lecture, entitled “Can Donald Trump Really Become President?” How Political Elections in the United States Work.” This […]
Prof. Harvey Kaye has a new perspective published in The Progressive Brief. You can find, “Keeping the True Faith: Rediscovering America on The National Mall,” here.
UWGB Assistant Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) had a paper titled “Conventional Wisdom: Political Learning During Presidential Nominating Conventions” accepted for publication in the peer-reviewed journal Presidential Studies Quarterly. The paper uses panel data collected before and after presidential conventions to determine whether voters learn about candidate policy positions during the convention periods.
Prof. Ryan Holzem (Natural and Applied Science) attended the American Society of Civil and Environmental Engineers (ASCE) Environmental and Water Resource Institute (EWRI) World Environmental and Water Resource Congress, held in West Palm Beach, Florida, from May 22-26. Holzem gave a talk evaluating the research he completed with Prof. John Katers on advanced manure dewatering […]
Lisa Grubisha, Assistant Professor of Biology (NAS), has been elected to a two-year term as Councilor for Genetics and Molecular Biology for the Mycological Society of America (MSA). Grubisha, a member of the MSA since 1996, is also currently serving on the MSA Annual Meeting Program Committee.
On Tuesday (May 31) Prof. Regan Gurung (Psychology and Human Development) gave the Renee Meyers Memorial Keynote speech at the UW System annual Faculty College meeting. The goal of Gurung’s speech was to demonstrate and provide helpful tools that foster and cultivate learning. See the UW System Faculty College 2016 schedule