She’s an ambitious student at UW-Green Bay, where she studies Political Science and Democracy & Justice Studies, and minors in History, Global Studies and Humanistic Studies. At first, McKenna Kelsey wanted to blend in. Now the junior from Poynette says she’s interested in advocating for people with epilepsy on a global level. Read her story.
Prof. David Coury (Humanistic Studies, German, Global Studies) reports that the first in a series of programs aimed at local students and their families, to help them better understand immigration and global displacement, was well received. The majority of the programs take place at the Neville Public Museum. On Feb. 14, 2017 students were able […]
UW-Green Bay Professor David Coury (Humanistic Studies, German and Global Studies) recently published “A Clash of Civilizations? Pegida and the Rise of Cultural Nationalism,” in a special issue of German Politics and Society on the rise of right-wing German populism.
Volume 15 in the Research in Urban Sociology series (under the series editorship of UWGB Prof. Ray Hutchison, Public and Environmental Affairs) has been published by Emerald Press in the UK. The volume, titled Urban Places in a Time of Crisis, was edited by Joao Teixeira Lopes (University of Porto) and Hutchison. It includes a dozen […]
The final Global Studies discussion of the semester will be held in the 1965 Room of the University Union, from 12 to 1:30 p.m. tomorrow, Nov. 15. The discussion will be led by Prof. Caroline Boswell (History and Humanistic Studies), UWGB’s resident British historian, and will cover the 100-year anniversary of the Easter Rising, the Irish […]
The last Global Studies Roundtable Discussion of the fall semester will take place from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Nov. 15. The discussion, “The Irish Easter Rising 100 Years Later,” will go over the Irish rebellion that established the Republic of Ireland in 1916, and what that means now, 100 years later. Led by Prof. […]
The third Global Studies Roundtable discussion of the semester will take place from 12:45 to 1:30 p.m., Monday Oct. 24, in the 1965 Room of the University Union (near Common Grounds Coffee Shop). Prof. Sarah Meredith of Music/Women and Gender Studies/Global Studies and several student participants will lead a discussion after the screening of a student-made film […]
The second Global Studies Roundtable discussion of the semester will take place from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 13, in Room 125 of the University Union (lower level). Sunjoo Cho, Director of Gender Budget Research Center at the Korean Women’s Development Institute(KWDI) in South Korea, will lead a discussion on Gender Inequality and Public Policies […]
All are welcome to a Global Studies conversation tomorrow, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30 in the World Unity Room (lower level) of the University Union. The discussion will be led by Ozum Yesiltas (Political Science, St. Norbert College), Alison Staudinger (Democracy & Justice Studies, Political Science and Women and Gender Studies, UW-Green […]
Humanities and Global Studies professors David N. Coury and Cristina Ortiz Ceberio are two of the contributors to the volume The Role of the Humanities in a Time of Crisis edited by Maria Pilar Rodriguez and published this month by Dykinson Press (Madrid). Professor Coury’s study entitled “Searching for home in language and culture in […]