Tag: Human Development

Prof. Gurung talks girls and anxiety with Deseret News

“When stressed, many girls cry and try harder to please, while boys often act out or give up, the In fact, for decades, ‘fight or flight’ was the predominant stress response theory,” reports the Deseret News. “However, in the late ’90s, Dr. Shelley Taylor and her team of UCLA researchers discovered that females have an […]

Prof. Gurung is keynote speaker at Ohio Psychology Teaching Conference

UW-Green Bay Prof. Regan A. R. Gurung (Human Development and Psychology) was the keynote speaker at the inaugural Ohio Psychology Teaching Conference at the Ohio State University. His talk addressed a major issue faced by many faculty, the challenge to cover content. His suggest? Boldly go beyond content to teach students how to learn and […]

Fox 11 covers Camp Lloyd

One of UW-Green Bay’s summer camps, Camp Lloyd, offers peer support to children who have lost a loved one. Each camper is matched with a UW-Green Bay student who has studied a full semester just to intern at the camp. The camp offers a safe environment to talk about feelings related to losing someone important […]

UW-Green Bay alumna helps Syrian refugees in Greece

Diana Delbecchi ’10 (Human Development and Psychology) volunteered in a Syrian refugee camp in Ritsona, Greece for four months in 2016. Her job was to do research on the refugees’ educational opportunities for a Sweden-based company called I Am You, and was then asked to implement programs based on her findings. During her time in Greece, she met […]

Photos: Camp Lloyd 2018 helps grieving kids cope

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Camp Lloyd, a week-long day camp for children ages 7 to 14 who are grieving the loss of loved ones, returned to UW-Green Bay, June 24-29, 2018. Camp Lloyd provides a safe and fun environment for children to learn they’re not alone in dealing with grief. It gives campers time to explore their own experiences […]

A little grieving and a lotta’ fun. Camp Lloyd returns to UW-Green Bay

Every summer, children between the ages of 7 and 14 meet at Camp Lloyd to talk about the loved ones they’ve lost and deal with their grief together. Each camp attendee is buddied with a student from UW-Green Bay, who has studied a full semester just to intern as Camp Lloyd counselors. Fox 11 has […]

UW-Green Bay’s Camp Lloyd adds hours to help grieving kids

Green Bay, Wis. — Camp Lloyd, a weeklong day camp for children ages 7 to 14 who are grieving the loss of loved ones, returns to the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay next week. This year’s camp — offered Sunday through Friday, June 24-29, 2018, has some big changes, said camp director and creator Prof. Illene […]

Column by Prof. Regan Gurung: When clothing rules oppress

The Green Bay Press Gazette published a column by UW-Green Bay Professor Regan A. R. Gurung (Ben J. & Joyce Rosenberg Professor of Psychology and Human Development). The column addresses societal clothing rules imposed on women, and how clothing affects women’s professional lives.