Tag: humanities

Faculty note: Dean Rybak receives funding for Humanities collaboration

Chuck Rybak, Interim Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, is part of a team to receive a newly awarded National Endowment for the Humanities grant, led by Roopika Risam at Salem State University. The grant is called “Networking the Regional Comprehensives,” with the goal a formation of a network of digital […]

CATL Names 2017-2018 UWGB Teaching Scholars

Congratulations to Heather Clarke (Business Administration/Human Resources), Ryan Holzem (Natural and Applied Sciences), Kevin Kain (Humanities), Kim Reilly (Democracy and Justice Studies), and Jennifer Ronsman (English Composition) — named the 2017-18 UW-Green Bay Teaching Scholars. They were selected through a competitive process based on their strong record of teaching accomplishments and high quality applications outlining […]

Faculty note: Prof. Coury chairs doctoral dissertation defense tribunal

In July, UW-Green Bay Prof. David Coury (Humanities, German and Global Studies) was the chair of a doctoral dissertation defense tribunal at the University of Deusto (Bilbao, Spain). The Erasmus Mundus doctoral candidate with her dissertation, “Transcultural Research on the ‘Cultural Other’ in European Films,” sought international distinction before the committee. Coury was joined by two other international faculty members, Prof. […]

Prof. Rybak named interim Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Provost Greg Davis announced the appointment today (June 19, 2016) of Charles A. Rybak as interim Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. He will provide leadership in the areas of visual and performing arts, humanities, communication, computer and information sciences and social sciences. The Dean is responsible for budget, personnel, curriculum, […]

Exit, stage right: Prof. Brian Sutton takes final bow as commencement announcer

Video Recording (Sutton is recognized at 01:04:37.) When the final graduate of the Class of 2017 made the traditional walk across the commencement stage Saturday, May 13, ended longheld UW-Green Bay tradition: Prof. Brian Sutton completed a 17-year stretch as the person who eloquently, and enthusiastically announced every graduate’s name. Sutton, whose full-time job is […]

Announcing: Humanities scholarship recipients

The Humanities announced student scholarship recipients, recently: Allison Loderbauer – Harold and Edna Bickford Endowed Scholarship Anna Hoesley – Coryl Crandall Memorial Scholarship Emily Ahrens – Thomas E. Daniels Memorial Scholarship Brigitta Kaiser and Brianna Messner – Lise Lotte Gammeltoft Endowed Scholarship

GB Film Society presents ‘Inocente’ May 10

Green Bay Film Society’s “Inocente” will be shown at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the Neville Public Museum, 210 Museum Place, Green Bay. At 15, Inocente refuses to let her dreams of becoming an artist be caged by her life as an undocumented immigrant and homeless for the last nine years. Her colorful paintings […]

History with a side of veggies? Coming up.

How about a little medieval history with that side of veggies? The Ancient and Medieval Humanities Club debuted its handmade trebuchet-style catapult at the Humanities Social, Friday afternoon (April 28, 2017) at Lambeau Cottage. After a few minor adjustments and on-site fortifications, onlookers enjoyed watching bio-degradable produce sail into the waters of Green Bay with […]

Humanities catapult makes a splash

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How about a little medieval history with that side of veggies? The Ancient and Medieval Humanities Club debuted its handmade trebuchet-style catapult at the Humanities Social, Friday afternoon (April 28, 2017) at Lambeau Cottage. After a few minor adjustments and on-site fortifications, onlookers enjoyed watching bio-degradable produce sail into the waters of Green Bay with […]

Faculty note: Kevin M. Kain has chapter published

Senior Lecturer Kevin M. Kain (Humanitie, History) recently had his chapter “Deacon Feodor Ivanov as a Follower of Iosif Volotskii or The Enlightener and ‘The Wolf and Predator… Nikon’,” in David Goldfrank, Valleria Nollan and Jennifer Spock eds., Iosif Volotskii and Eastern Christianity: Essays across Seventeen Centuries” published by New Academia Publishing. The chapter analyzes how and […]