Tag: Human Development

UW-Green Bay receives $105,000 grant to help students overcome financial emergencies

First-time funds from the Dash Emergency Grant program considered critical for student retention GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is one of 32 colleges (one of four UW System schools) in the United States to receive funding to help low-income students who encounter financial emergencies while attending college. The grant comes from the […]

Gurung elected to American Psychological Association Council

Prof. Regan A. R. Gurung (Human Development and Psychology), has been elected to the American Psychological Association’s (APA) Council of Representatives. He will represent the Society for the Teaching of Psychology. The Council of Representatives is the legislative body of APA and has full power and authority over the affairs and funds of the association within […]

Camp Lloyd registration makes the news

Last Thursday (May 26) local media outlets help spread the word about open registration for Camp Lloyd. Camp Lloyd is UW-Green Bay’s week-long (June 19 to 23, 2017) day camp for children grieving the death of a loved one. The final day to register is June 10. UWGB’s Camp Lloyd looking for kids who need healing […]

2017 Psychology grad Destany Calma-Birling has manuscript accepted for peer-reviewed publication


As first-generation college student Destany Calma-Birling graduated with her class on Saturday, May 13, 2017, she had quite a bit to reflect upon. The Psychology major recently had her manuscript “Does A Brief Mindfulness Intervention Impact Quiz Performance?” accepted for publication in the peer-reviewed journal Psychology Learning and Teaching, quite the prestigious accomplishment for an […]

Video: UW-Green Bay’s 2017 Commencement

Grab a tissue as you watch another fantastic group of UW-Green Bay students experience what is likely one of their most anticipated days of college — commencement. In this video, Terisa Batrez (Social Work), Ryan Ewert (Engineering Technology) and Destany Calma-Birling (Psychology) share their experiences and their excitement for the future.  

Reminder: Annual planting of the UW-Green Bay Memorial Garden, May 5

All are welcome to the eighth annual planting of the UW-Green Bay Memorial Garden from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 5 just outside the University Union. The garden was created for students, faculty, alumni, retirees and staff to plant a flower in remembrance of deceased loved ones. The garden is promoted by Psi Chi, […]

Reminder: Camp Lloyd needs your votes for possible grants

UW-Green Bay’s Camp Lloyd is participating in USA TODAY NETWORK’s “A Community Thrives” voting competition. Site visitors may vote for their favorite community improvement idea. The videos receiving the highest votes per category will receive grants from the Gannett Foundation. Camp Lloyd is a summer day camp for students who have lost loved ones. It […]