Tag: History

UW-Green Bay Prof. Jon Shelton on SCOTUS decision

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Jon Shelton (History) was recently featured on Minnesota Public Radio regarding the Supreme Court case Janus v. AFSCME Council 31. “Is it constitutional to require public-sector employees to pay union fees, even if they are non-members? Or is is a violation of the First Amendment to force workers to financially support an […]

UW-Green Bay and the Packers partner up for a history class

This fall, UW-Green Bay humanities and history students get to study the early Green Bay Packers history. Heidi Sherman, chair of the history department at UW-Green Bay, warned that the class is going to be challenging, and involve a lot more than just a regular classroom setting. The course allows approximately 70 students to research the […]

Regents (officially) announce UW’s most outstanding teachers, including UW-Green Bay History

Announced on campus a few weeks ago, the UW System Board of Regents will honor the 26th annual winners of its Teaching Excellence Awards on June 8 in Milwaukee at the next Regents meeting. UW-Green Bay History is among the award winners. See the UW System release. The awards recognize outstanding achievements in teaching. They […]

Students can study Packers’ history for credit in fall 2018

How do you know you go to college in Green Bay? When your university offers classes on the Green Bay Packers’ history! In the fall 2018 semester, students can study the first 50 years of Packers organization, and get credit for it. Brent Hensel, the curator for the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame, will […]

UW-Green Bay students can earn credit in collaborative class with the Green Bay Packers

The Green Bay Packers are gearing up to celebrate “One Hundred Seasons” of history in 2019 and UW-Green Bay students have an exciting opportunity to participate and earn academic credit. In the fall 2018 semester, three classes (Hum Stud 200/300 and History 290) will team up under the leadership of Brent Hensel, the curator for […]