Campers and UW‑Green Bay student counselors all grow from grief camp experience Green Bay, Wis. — The 11th Annual Camp Lloyd — the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s summer camp helping children cope with the loss of a loved one — is next week, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, June 20-24. The camp that began […]
A few dozen people gathered in front of Union Congregational Church on Monday night (June 13) to honor those affected by the mass shooting in Orlando. The church was also a spot of solace years ago, where a vigil was held the day following the assassination of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Prof. Stacie Christian […]
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Professor Regan A. R. Gurung (Psychology, Human Development) will be joined by college psychology faculty from across the United States for the American Psychological Association’s (APA) Summit on National Assessment of Psychology (SNAP), June 21-24, on the UW‑Green Bay campus. “Given the growing mental health needs of the region, better psychological training […]
UW-Green Bay professors Ryan Martin, Ph.D. (Psychology and Human Development) and Bob Howe, Ph.D. (Natural and Applied Sciences, Cofrin Center for Biodiversity) give their take on Angry Birds based on their respective areas of expertise — anger and birds. The Sony film Angry Birds soared to the number one spot at the box office on […]
David Voelker (Humanistic Studies and History), who begins his fourth year as co-director of the Wisconsin Teaching Fellow & Scholars program, co-led a workshop last week with Regan Gurung (Psychology and Human Development) at UW Faculty College called, “Reflective Discussion and Transformational Learning.” See the Faculty College 2016 page for details.
Who is accountable for learning? Students, teachers, family? UW-Green Bay Prof. Regan Gurung (Psychology and Human Development) was recently published in the American Psychological Association’s Psych Learning Curve, on the subject. Read more http://psychlearningcurve.org/scapegoat/
Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology) teamed with WBAY news to spread a positive message for social media users — you’re not alone. Martin provides insight into the growing number of negative posts on the Internet, and on positive ways in which we can combat this issue. See the story.
On Tuesday (May 31) Prof. Regan Gurung (Psychology and Human Development) gave the Renee Meyers Memorial Keynote speech at the UW System annual Faculty College meeting. The goal of Gurung’s speech was to demonstrate and provide helpful tools that foster and cultivate learning. See the UW System Faculty College 2016 schedule
When the YMCA Youth Development Heidi Marquardt (also a UW-Green Bay Human Development alumna) spoke in Prof. Joel Muraco’s (Human Development) Middle Childhood and Adolescence course, she couldn’t have guessed that she would walk away with eight UWGB students who would sign on for volunteer opportunities at the YMCA. Out of the eight, three signed […]
Members of the campus community are invited to a Memorial Garden planting and service in memory of loved ones and veterans, at 2 p.m. May 4, just outside the University Union, near the Weidner Carillon. Flowers and tools will be provided. Sponsored by Camp Lloyd.