Tag: humanities

Reminder: Catalan Independence Movement discussion, Oct. 17

UW-Green Bay Global Studies invites you to its second conversation about important political events unfolding this fall. The discussion about Catalan Independence Movement will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in Phoenix Room C of the University Union. On Oct. 1, the Catalan government was scheduled to hold Independence Referendum, a development […]

Extraordinary high school premiere gets inspiration from UWGB’s Sutton

When Warren Gerds/Critic at Large, wrote a column this week about an upcoming Green Bay Southwest High School “World Premiere” musical, he mentions the connection to retired UW-Green Bay faculty member Brian Sutton. Sutton’s “Searching for Romeo,” provided inspiration to playwright (and Southwest music director) Brandon M. Rockstroh. Performances are at 7 p.m. Nov. 24, […]

Fox 11 covers Comic-Con at Brown County Library, this weekend

Fox 11 featured the Comic-Con event at the Brown County Library this Saturday, Oct. 7. Comic-Con includes an interview with the artist Mike Norton (author of Battlepug and co-creator of the Revival comic series) and a discussion with UW-Green Bay Professors Ryan Martin (Psychology), Chuck Rybak (English/Humanistic Studies) and Bryan Carr (Communication) on the psychology […]

Global Studies presents second conversation — Catalan Independence Movement

UW-Green Bay Global Studies invites you to its second conversation about important political events unfolding this fall. The discussion about Catalan Independence Movement will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in Phoenix Room C of the University Union. On Oct. 1, the Catalan government was scheduled to hold Independence Referendum, a development […]

Co-director sought for Wisconsin Teaching Fellows and Scholars program

The UW System Office of Professional and Instructional Development (OPID) has put out a call for a co-director for its signature Wisconsin Teaching Fellows & Scholars program. The two-year term is April 2018 through June 2020. The selected person will co-direct the program with UW-Green Bay’s David Voelker (Humanities, History) for the first year, and […]

Humanities fall series recognizes ‘500th Anniversary of the Reformation’

Campus and community members are welcome to attend the “500th Anniversary of the Reformation” event series that Humanities is sponsoring this fall. Events like these commemorating the Reformation are going on across the U.S. and Europe. Wednesday, Sept. 27 6 to 8 p.m. Christie Theatre Film: Luther Presenter: Prof. David Coury Friday, Oct. 6 11 […]

Humanities students volunteer at Walk for Wildlife

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UW-Green bay students in HUS 198: Animal Studies volunteered with their professor Sarah Schuetze (English) at the Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary Walk for Wildlife on Saturday, Sept. 16. They helped sell more than 1,300 raffle tickets to benefit the R-Paws program, which supplies food and medicine to injured and orphaned wildlife. One of the raffle […]

Reminder: Join the discussion on German national elections

Join Prof. David Coury (German, Humanities and Global Studies) and others for an important discussion, “German Federal Elections: Predictions and Implications for the Future.” The event will be held Thursday, Sept. 21, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Room 103 of the University Union. These discussions (free and open to the public), allow members of the […]

Faculty note: Kain publications

Senior lecturer Kevin Kain (Humanities and History) has had two essays published in books by the Russian Academy of Art. The are: “The Sacred Waters of the ‘Holy Lake’ (Sviato Ozera). A Wellspring of Hierotopic Activity in the Reign of Aleksei Mikhailovich” Ed. ed. Alexei Lidov Holy Water in the Hierotopy and Iconography of the […]

UW-Green Bay faculty present at next STEAM Engine event, Sept. 19

Assistant Prof. Brian Welsch (Natural and Applied Sciences), Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak (College of Health, Education and Social Welfare and Nursing), and Associate Lecturer Susan Frost (Humanities) will each present at the next STEAM Engine event on Sept. 19 at 6:30 p.m. at the Neville Public Museum. These change makers have innovative ideas to share at […]