Tag: Graduate Studies

J.P. Leary featured as guest on WPR

UW-Green Bay Associate Professor J.P. Leary (First Nations Studies) was featured on an WPR episode titled “How teaching native history and culture in Wisconsin’s schools became law.” The episode looks into the era before and after Act 31, the law that brought Native American history to schools in Wisconsin.

Traditional arts teacher, Benjamin Grignon, will use Kohl fellowship to start Ed.D. program at UW-Green Bay

Lee Pulaski wrote an engaging feature for the Shawano Leader on Benjamin Grignon, and his path to receive a Kohl Fellowship. Grignon said he plans to use the personal award to go back to school at UW-Green Bay and pursue his doctorate, an Ed.D. in First Nations education. Here’s an excerpt of the feature: “Benjamin […]

WPR reports on Doctorate in Native Studies

Wisconsin’s only doctorate program in native studies will begin this fall at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. It’s the first public campus in Wisconsin to do so. UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. J P Leary, told Wisconsin Public Radio that the four-year coursework is based on “footwork,” not “bookwork.” Instead of research and dissertations, students will […]

UW-Green Bay launches first doctoral program in first nations education

On March 22, 2018, UW-Green Bay announced that applications for the University’s Doctorate Degree in Education in First Nations Education are being accepted. This program is the only one of its kind in the state of Wisconsin. Nativenewsonline.net has the story.

UW-Green Bay publicly announces Ed.D. in First Nations Education

UW-Green Bay announced yesterday (March 22, 2018) that applications for the University’s Doctorate Degree in Education (Ed.D.) in First Nations Education are now being accepted. The University’s first-ever doctoral program — the only one of its kind in the state of Wisconsin — marks a significant milestone for the University and the state as a […]

Poupart speaks to WBAY on first-ever UW-Green Bay doctorate

UW-Green Bay announces it is accepting applications for the first-ever doctorate program in education. WBAY spoke with program director, UW-Green Bay Prof. Lisa Poupart. The degree is specific to indigenous communities of northeast Wisconsin. “We really have a responsibility to give back to tribal communities, and I think that was one of the driving forces […]

Prof. Poupart talks First Nations Ed.D. on WHBY

“UW-Green Bay is offering its first doctoral program, and it will also be the first in the state to focus on Native American education. UW-Green Bay Prof. Lisa Poupart is the director of the First Nations Education program. She says it’s a perfect fit, because the University has had a longstanding commitment to Native American […]

Masters of Data Science program wins Outstanding Program of the year

The University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA) recently recognized the online UW Master of Science and Data Science program with one of its highest honors: “2018 Outstanding Program” in the credit category. The University of Wisconsin-Extension created this collaborative, multi-campus online degree program as a solution to the high demand and low supply of data […]

Master of Science in Nutrition and Integrated Health approved yesterday by BOR

Board of Regents (BOR) approved yesterday (Dec. 7, 2017) a Master of Science in Nutrition and Integrated Health at UW-Green Bay. The program will meet the new entry‐level master’s degree requirement recently established by the national accrediting agency, the Commission on Dietetic Registration.

Reminder: Registration for Retiree Association Banquet ends on Sept. 29

Friday, Sept. 29, 2017 is the deadline to register for the 18th annual UW-Green Bay Retiree Association Banquet. The banquet takes place on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 at 5 p.m. and the guest speaker will be Matthew Dornbush, associate vice chancellor for academic affairs and director of Graduate Studies. He will be discussing current challenges […]