Tag: History

Reminder: ‘Supporting Inclusive Group Dynamics’ workshop on Friday (April 5)

The workshop “Supporting Inclusive Group Dynamics: Beyond the Group Contract” will be taking place on Friday, April 5, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. in Theatre Hall Room 316. The workshop will be facilitated by Associate Prof. Caroline Boswell (Humanities, History), Director of the Center for the Advancement of Teaching, and Learning and Associate […]

‘Supporting Inclusive Group Dynamics’ workshop set for Friday, April 5

The workshop “Supporting Inclusive Group Dynamics: Beyond the Group Contract” will be taking place on Friday, April 5, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. in Theatre Hall Room 316. The workshop will be facilitated by Associate Prof. Caroline Boswell (Humanities, History), Director of the Center for the Advancement of Teaching, and Learning and Associate […]

Prof. Vince Lowery named director of Student Success and Engagement

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Vince Lowery (Humanities, History) will be joining the academic affairs administrative team at UW-Green Bay as the director of Student Success and Engagement. Lowery’s appointment is effective April 1, 2019.  He will report to Associate Provost for Academic Affairs, Clifton Ganyard. Lowery’s duties include the oversight and development of the Gateways […]

Next installment of ‘Tough Talks’ set for Wednesday (Mar. 6)

“Tough Talks: Teaching to the Transition from High School to College” with Associate Prof. Vince Lowery (History, Humanities), interim director of the GPS Program, will be taking place on Wednesday, Mar. 6, 2019 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall Room 201 or virtually via Blackboard Collaborate Ultra. Sign up. More about […]

300 students from four counties to compete in National History Day regional event at UW-Green Bay, March 2

National History Day 2018 at UWGB

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host the Northeastern Wisconsin Region’s National History Day competition on Saturday, March 2, 2019, marking the 17th consecutive year the event has been held on the Green Bay campus. The 2019 National History Day competition will be held at UW-Green Bay’s University Union and Mary Ann […]

Candidate forums for Director of Student Success & Engagement, Tuesday, Feb. 26 through Thursday, Feb. 28

On-campus interviews will be Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019 through Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019 for the candidates for the UW-Green Bay’s Director of Student Success and Engagement position. During an open presentation, each of the candidates will present on “Priorities and Strategies to Promote Student Success.” The schedule is as follows: Kelly Smith, Assistant Professor of […]

Faculty invited to take capstone experience survey

Associate Prof. Caroline Boswell (Humanities) and co-investigators are engaging in a multi-institutional study that researches the influences on instructors’ design, teaching and facilitation of culminating experiences for students often known as “capstone experiences.” To help them understand this better, please take this anonymous survey, consisting of mostly Likert scale closed-ended questions. This survey should take approximately 20 minutes. […]

Prof. Aldrete has new book published with Bloomsbury Press

Congratulations to UW-Green Bay Prof. Greg Aldrete (History, Humanities) on publication of his new book, “The Long Shadow of Antiquity: What Have the Greeks and Romans Done for Us,” by Bloomsbury Press. It is It is co-authored with his wife, Alicia Aldrete. Says Prof. Aldrete, “This is a revised and substantially expanded edition of a […]

Historical Perspectives Lectures Spring 2019

The Historical Perspective Series continues this Spring with two lectures. Jillian Jacklin, a Ph.D. student from UW-Madison, will speak on “Irresponsible Men and Incorrigible Women: Criminal Justice in Progressive-Era Wisconsin,” on Thursday, Mar. 28, 2019 at 2 p.m. in the Christie Theatre located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Dan Kaufman, a journalist and writer from New […]