Tag: Human Biology

Oncology dietitian presents cancer nutrition myths

UW-Green Bay will be hosting alumna and oncology dietitian Stephanie Lazzari from the HSHS Regional Cancer Center on Tuesday Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. in the Christie Theater. Lazzari will discuss cancer nutrition myths. The event is part of a monthly professional development series for UW-Green Bay Nutritional Sciences students, but all of the campus […]

UW-Green Bay science professors perform in ‘Foxfire’

UW-Green Bay science professors (and chairs) Mike Draney (Natural and Applied Sciences) and James Marker (Human Biology), are playing in a bluegrass group as part of the Green Bay Community Theater’s production of “Foxfire.” The show opens on Sept. 14 and the professors will be playing several numbers on stage during the performance, as well […]

Faculty note: New link for Meinhardt highlight

As mentioned last week, just in time for some upcoming programs and art exhibits, UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Dan Meinhardt (Human Biology, Gender Studies) has his work highlighted a new, online journal of art and science, including a collaboration with art professor Alison Gates. We’ve repaired the link that didn’t seem to work last week. […]

UW-Green Bay recognizes excellence in the awarding of Founders Awards

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Green Bay, WI — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has recognized some of its top faculty and staff members August 23, 2017, with 2017 Founders Awards for Excellence. The awards were presented before an audience of more than 450 in the Phoenix Room of the University Union, UW-Green Bay. Made possible by private philanthropic support, […]

Prof. Meinhardt to present on ‘The Complex Mosaic of Human Sexes’

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Dan Meinhardt (Human Biology, Women’s and Gender Studies, Art) will present “The Complex Mosaic of Human Sexes” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5 at the Neville Public Museum. “Oh, you had a baby. What is it?” is often the first question asked… and most think it’s a simple question with one […]

Sauerhammer’s remarkable journey featured

“Don’t let her humble demeanor fool you.” That is how a feature story on UW-Green Bay graduate Tina Sauerhammer begins. The University’s youngest-ever graduate, eventual Miss Wisconsin and now a surgeon with Prevea Health in the Green Bay community, Sauerhammer discusses her journey, which includes championing organ donation and mentoring girls and young women.

UW-Green Bay students and faculty take journey to Germany and inside the human body

UW-Green Bay Associate Dean Amanda Nelson and Associate Prof. Uwe Pott (Human Biology) guided a team of 18 students in the pre-health professions to Poland and Germany with a four-day workshop at the famous Plastinarium in Guben, Germany. The Plastinarium is the home of the “Body Worlds” exhibits — a scientific method of preserving tissue […]

De Pere’s Angela Smet is UW-Green Bay’s ‘Most Outstanding’

Angela Smet will soon start a new journey on a new campus, having gained acceptance into the Medical College of Wisconsin. But first, she accepted the highest award presented by the Alumni Association to graduating seniors — the Outstanding Student Award. The De Pere, Wis. native accepted the award at a May 12 award ceremony […]

UW-Green Bay Student Napho Xiong selected to attend prestigious public health summer program

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UW-Green Bay human biology junior Napho Xiong has been selected to participate in the prestigious Summer Public Health Scholars Program (SPHSP) through Columbia University Medical Center in New York. The program is designed for undergraduate students to increase interest in and knowledge of public health and biomedical science careers. It includes public health course work […]