Tag: Human Biology

UW-Sheboygan’s Rachel Rice in the spotlight

UW-Sheboygan student Rachel Rice was placed in the spotlight recently by the Sheboygan Press. The future dietician from Oostburg, Wis. is transferring next year to UW-Green Bay where she will complete a degree in Human Biology with an emphasis in nutrition.  

Next screening of ‘Searching for Sustainability’ on March 20

Following a great turnout of more than 100 people for a campus screening this week, the next screening of the documentary, Searching for Sustainability will take place at The Neville Public Museum, downtown Green Bay, on March 20. The film will begin at 5:50 p.m., followed by a discussion panel made up of the films’ local executive […]

Reminder: ‘Searching for Sustainability’ playing here, Feb. 13

A fascinating documentary, Searching for Sustainability will be shown on campus, Feb. 13, 2018 at 6 p.m. in Phoenix Rooms B and C of the University Union. UW-Green Bay Prof. Kevin Fermanich (NAS) and Associate Prof. Debra Pearson (Human Biology) were involved as experts in the film. Included that evening is a discussion panel featuring […]

Professors Merkel and Pott receive recognition from MCW

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UW-Green Bay Associate Professors Brian Merkel (featured photo) and Uwe Pott have each been selected to receive a teaching award from the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW). They have been named one of MCW’s Outstanding Medical Student Teachers for 2016-2017. Award winners are nominated and recommended faculty who “advanced medical student learning and provided added […]

Mark your calendar: New documentary, ‘Searching for Sustainability’ will be screened on campus

Watch this space for more, but hold the date: A fascinating documentary, Searching for Sustainability will be shown on campus, Feb. 13, 2018 at 6 p.m. in Phoenix Rooms B and C of the University Union. UW-Green Bay Professor Kevin Fermanich (NAS) and Associate Prof. Debra Pearson (Human Biology) were involved as experts in the […]

UW-Green Bay hosts seventh-grade science retreat

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On Thursday (Jan. 25, 2018) UW-Green Bay’s College of Science and Technology hosted 72 seventh graders for a CESA7 retreat. After a welcome from Dean John Katers, the middle schoolers rotated through three hands-on activities that included Joe Schoenebeck’s lab sciences tour and physics demo, a dissection and physiology demo in the anatomy lab with […]

WPR: Prof. Merkel and others look to cultivate new scientists and antibiotics

“Wisconsin researchers are joining a worldwide effort to preserve cures for common infections by using crowdsourcing to discover new antibiotics,” reports Wisconsin Public Radio. The story features UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Brian Merkel (Human Biology). “The educators came to UW-Madison in early January to take a week-long crash course as part of what’s called the […]

Master of Science in Nutrition and Integrated Health approved yesterday by BOR

Board of Regents (BOR) approved yesterday (Dec. 7, 2017) a Master of Science in Nutrition and Integrated Health at UW-Green Bay. The program will meet the new entry‐level master’s degree requirement recently established by the national accrediting agency, the Commission on Dietetic Registration.

Human Biology Student Success program this Wednesday (Nov. 15)

Students leaders from Tri-Beta, the Pre-Health club, Healthy Fork and the Dietetics Club, along with Napho Xiong (Columbia University summer program) will be presenting opportunities and advice related to Human Biology to existing and prospective Human Biology students this Wednesday, Nov. 15 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the Winter Garden of Mary Ann Cofrin […]

Former Phoenix Callie Bartel wins women’s marathon in Milwaukee

Callie Bartel ’09 (Human Biology), who was a member of the Green Bay cross country team, was the top female finisher at the PNC Milwaukee Marathon last weekend. The Journal Sentinel interviewed her after the race. The challenging run had several significant hills and lots of turns to make it a technical and challenging road […]