Tag: health

Join the Healthy Heart Lunch ‘n Learn, Friday, Feb. 8

Can you save a life? It’s as simple as the push of a button. Please join the Healthy Heart Lunch ‘n Learn on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019 from 12 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. in the Alumni Room of the UW-Green Bay’s University Union, and get a crash course on how to use the Automated External Defibrillator […]

‘Living with Diabetes’ community presentation to take place at UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus, Thursday, Nov. 29

The community presentation “Living with Diabetes” will take place on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 at 7 p.m. in Room M-117 on the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus. Living most of her life with Type 1 Diabetes, UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus student Jordan Miller will be speaking from her experience, alongside Diabetic Educator Nola Hardy (Aurora Health […]

Reminder: Please dispose of batteries properly

Instruction for the disposal of different kind of batteries is as follows: Alkaline batteries are composed primarily of common metals — steel, zinc and manganese — and do not pose a health or environmental risk during normal use or disposal. Proven cost-effective and environmentally safe recycling processes are not yet universally available for alkaline batteries. […]

Well Wisconsin Webinar Feb. 21, including earning your $150 incentive

Make this the year of focusing on your health and well-being. Learn about about the 2018 Well Wisconsin Program and the resources available, including how to earn the $150 incentive, at the Well Wisconsin Webinar. The webinar is presented on Wednesday, Feb. 21 from Noon to 12:30 p.m. in Room 735 of the Cofrin Library. […]

Flu vaccine still available

The Counseling and Health Center, SS1400, is offering Seasonal Influenza Vaccine (trivalent) to all Faculty/Staff and Students by appointment only. Set up your appointment by having your campus ID# or Faculty/Staff ID# available, (it’s the one on your ID card that starts with 6017200… then only need the last 9 digits), then calling the Counseling […]

Texting-while-driving simulator comes to campus Thursday

The state of Wisconsin marks the fifth anniversary of its texting while driving ban this week, and UW-Green Bay students will get a firsthand opportunity to learn about the dangers of smartphone activities while driving with a special simulator at the Kress Events Center this Thursday (Dec. 3) at 3 p.m. Students will be able […]

New on campus: An Overeaters Anonymous chapter

Beginning Wednesday, Dec. 2, Overeaters Anonymous will meet at the Mauthe Center every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.  “We welcome everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively.  OA is not just about weight loss, weight gain, maintenance, obesity, or diets.  It is a Twelve Step program addressing physical, emotional and spiritual well-being.”  Feel free […]

Reminder: Hmong perspective on public health, tonight

Chua Xiong, director of the Brown County Department of Public Health, will speak about public health issues and the Hmong community today (Nov 2) from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in MAC Hall Room 223. She is the first Hmong public health director in the state. The talk is sponsored by the Hmong Studies Center.

After Thoughts speaker Herdman hits on all cylinders with holism and healthcare talk


Now in its fifth full season, After Thoughts seeks to connect members of the community with UW-Green Bay. The gatherings showcase talented women among University faculty, staff and alumni, and convene men and women after their workday for learning, enrichment and fun.

Busy Tuesday

The history of holism and its contrasts with our current health care system will be the topic of the first After Thoughts presentation of the 2015-16 series tonight (Oct. 6). Associate Professor of Nursing T. Heather Herdman is the featured speaker at the event 5 to 7 p.m. at the Weidner Center. With a reception, […]