Tag: Global Studies

Reminder: Global Studies third conversation is Nov. 16

Global Studies is hosting its third conversation about  important political events unfolding this fall. Discussion about Centennial of the Russian Revolution will take place tomorrow, Nov. 16, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Phoenix Room C, University Union. Discussion will be led by Russian studies colleagues Heidi Sherman, Kevin Kain and Katia Levintova. Russia continues […]

Book by Voelker and Gurung a collaborative effort across UW

It’s a great example of interdisciplinarity and of teaming with peers from across the UW System. Prof. Regan Gurung (Human Development, Psychology) and Associate Prof. David Voelker (History, Humanities) published the book, “Big Picture Pedagogy: Finding Interdisciplinary Solutions to Common Learning Problems: New Directions for Teaching and Learning,” with contributions from faculty across the UW […]

Reminder: Catalan Independence Movement discussion, Oct. 17

UW-Green Bay Global Studies invites you to its second conversation about important political events unfolding this fall. The discussion about Catalan Independence Movement will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in Phoenix Room C of the University Union. On Oct. 1, the Catalan government was scheduled to hold Independence Referendum, a development […]

Global Studies presents second conversation — Catalan Independence Movement

UW-Green Bay Global Studies invites you to its second conversation about important political events unfolding this fall. The discussion about Catalan Independence Movement will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in Phoenix Room C of the University Union. On Oct. 1, the Catalan government was scheduled to hold Independence Referendum, a development […]

Reminder: Join the discussion on German national elections

Join Prof. David Coury (German, Humanities and Global Studies) and others for an important discussion, “German Federal Elections: Predictions and Implications for the Future.” The event will be held Thursday, Sept. 21, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Room 103 of the University Union. These discussions (free and open to the public), allow members of the […]

Faculty note: Prof. Coury chairs doctoral dissertation defense tribunal

In July, UW-Green Bay Prof. David Coury (Humanities, German and Global Studies) was the chair of a doctoral dissertation defense tribunal at the University of Deusto (Bilbao, Spain). The Erasmus Mundus doctoral candidate with her dissertation, “Transcultural Research on the ‘Cultural Other’ in European Films,” sought international distinction before the committee. Coury was joined by two other international faculty members, Prof. […]

Faculty note: Sarah Meredith Livingston and Susan Gallagher-Lepak present on music and its benefits In Door County

Professor Sarah Meredith Livingston (Music, Women’s and Gender Studies and Global Studies) and Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak (College of Health, Education and Social Welfare) presented, “The Healing Power of Music”, on May 5, 2017 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Sturgeon Bay. The event was sponsored by the Door County Medical Center, League of Woman […]

Faculty note: Katia Levintova and Megan Olson Hunt win the 2017 Student Nominated Teaching Awards

The Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning and the Instructional Development Council are pleased to announce the 2017 Student Nominated Teaching Award Winners. Associate Professor Katia Levintova (Democracy and Justice Studies, Global Studies and Political Science) is the winner of the Experienced Teacher Award. Students praise Professor Levintova’s dedication to students and her […]

Upcoming Global Studies Discussions

Two Global Studies Roundtable Discussions will be held in the coming weeks. The first discussion on the French 2017 presidential elections will be led by Associate Prof. Katia Levintova from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 11. The second discussion, South Korea, New Civic Revolution?, will be led by Assistant Prof. Yunsun Huh and Associate […]