Tag: Human Development

Touching faculty story: new folder, new perspective

The UW-Green Bay social media team discovered a touching story from Instagram. Read this post from Instagram user emmmmaakatie highlighting a great example of how personable UW-Green Bay faculty can be as they help students Learn. Do. Be. More. “I was meeting with my stats teacher during her office hours and explaining how bad I am at […]

Faculty note: Prof. Cowell publication

Assistant Prof. Jason Cowell (Psychology and Human Development) co-authored an article with recent UW-Green Bay graduate Destany Calma-Birling ’17. The article, “Domain-general neural computations underlying prosociality during infancy and early childhood,” was published in the journal, “Current Opinion in Psychology.” See more here.

Prof. VonDras has new book

UW-Green Bay Prof. Dean D. VonDras (Human Development, Psychology) has a new book published, “Better Health through Spiritual Practices: A Guide to Religious Behaviors and Perspectives That Benefit Mind and Body” by Dean D. VonDras, Ph.D, Editor. “Recognizing that many religious and spiritual beliefs promote wellness through their practices or stated objectives — for example, […]

Prof. Gurung collaborates with alumni and undergrad for recent publication

“Power and provocativeness: The effects of subtle changes in clothing on perceptions of working women,” is now published in the Journal of Social Psychology. The publication is the work of Prof. Regan Gurung (Psychology, Human Development) and UW-Green Bay graduates Michaella Brikner ’17 and Vincenzio Badalamenti ’16, as well as current student Elizabeth Punke. “The […]

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

Dash Emergency Grant

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 […]