Tag: History

Faculty note: Kain publications

Senior lecturer Kevin Kain (Humanities and History) has had two essays published in books by the Russian Academy of Art. The are: “The Sacred Waters of the ‘Holy Lake’ (Sviato Ozera). A Wellspring of Hierotopic Activity in the Reign of Aleksei Mikhailovich” Ed. ed. Alexei Lidov Holy Water in the Hierotopy and Iconography of the […]

Faculty note: Lockard earns high honor

During the World History Association annual conference, held in Boston in June, Craig Lockard (SCD and History Emeritus) was awarded the organization’s highest honor, the Pioneer of World History award, for his long record of published scholarship and service to the WHA. He helped found the organization in 1982, served as the group’s first secretary, […]

Faculty note: Ganyard presents eighth annual Koplas Memorial Lecture

Associate Provost Clifton Ganyard presented the eighth annual John and Diane Koplas Memorial Lecture at the Lockport Public Library in Lockport, NY, June 26, 2017. John Koplas was a life-long educator and taught English for nearly 30 years at Lockport Senior High School, where he influenced numerous students, including Ganyard. Koplas continued to teach, even […]

Faculty note: Book reception hosted for Prof. Shelton’s new book

On Tuesday, June 27, The Albert Shanker Institute in Washington, D.C., held a book reception and discussion of UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Jon Shelton’s (Democracy and Justice Studies) new book “Teacher Strike! Public Education and the Making of a New American Political Order”. Responding to the book were Georgetown Professor and Director of the Kalmanovitz […]

Humanities catapult makes a splash

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How about a little medieval history with that side of veggies? The Ancient and Medieval Humanities Club debuted its handmade trebuchet-style catapult at the Humanities Social, Friday afternoon (April 28, 2017) at Lambeau Cottage. After a few minor adjustments and on-site fortifications, onlookers enjoyed watching bio-degradable produce sail into the waters of Green Bay with […]

Faculty note: Kevin M. Kain has chapter published

Senior Lecturer Kevin M. Kain (Humanitie, History) recently had his chapter “Deacon Feodor Ivanov as a Follower of Iosif Volotskii or The Enlightener and ‘The Wolf and Predator… Nikon’,” in David Goldfrank, Valleria Nollan and Jennifer Spock eds., Iosif Volotskii and Eastern Christianity: Essays across Seventeen Centuries” published by New Academia Publishing. The chapter analyzes how and […]

Alpha Gamma Omega Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta inducts 15 initiates

The Alpha Gamma Omega Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the National History Honor Society, inducted 15 new initiates this week. This year’s inductees are Megan Arent, Courtney M. Bartzen, Alyssa Michelle Behnke, Daniel J. Buckley, Amanda Jean Cline, Michael Tyler Dahlberg, Amber Foster, Ashley Hodorff, Haley Christine Jensson, Brett Krueger, Bonita V. Madden, Emily M. […]

Breakthrough® Fuel employees share tips with alma mater

  UW-Green Bay alumni employed by Breakthrough® Fuel served on a panel Tuesday morning in the Christie Theatre. They shared with current UW-Green Bay students the path that led them to work at Breakthrough® Fuel — a fast-growing, global transportation energy management firm located in downtown Green Bay. Currently 10 UW-Green Bay alumni work for […]

Kevin Kain invited to join panel of international experts at Yale

Senior Lecturer Kevin Kain (Humanistic Studies and History) served on a panel of 10 international experts invited to Yale University to discuss “Rethinking Religion in Early Modern Russia” April 7-8. The program was sponsored by the Yale Macmillian Center (European Studies Council) and funded by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation. The full-length version of […]