Tag: Mathematics

Friends, family mourn passing of Sherri Urcavich

Family members have shared news of the passing of longtime academic staff member and math lecturer Sherri Urcavich, who succumbed to a battle with cancer on Monday, Sept. 7. A visitation is planned from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 13 at Green Bay Community Church with a funeral service to follow. Urcavich, 64, retired […]

Meet top NAS students benefitting from expanded scholarship program


The best-of-the-best students in Natural and Applied Sciences programs were honored at an annual scholarship reception held Jan. 30. Twenty-five students were awarded a total of $31,150 in scholarships that nearly doubled last year’s total of $15,200. The scholarships recognized student achievement in academics, research, and overall excellence. The new scholarships introduced this year include […]

David Dolan obituary includes details on services, IAGLR scholarship

Prof. David Dolan passed away unexpectedly June 18, 2013. David was born on September 12,1949, in Detroit, MI, the son of David Lawrence Dolan and Rosemary (Lytle) Dolan. He grew up in Detroit with his six siblings and attended schools there. David earned a B.S. in chemical engineering and M.S. in environmental engineering at Notre […]

UW-Green Bay community mourns passing of David Dolan


Word has been received of the unexpected passing of award-winning faculty member Prof. David Dolan. He died Wednesday (June 18) at a Green Bay hospital. Arrangements are pending. A member of the Natural and Applied Sciences faculty, Dolan was the reigning recipient of the UW-Green Bay Founders Association Award for Excellence in Scholarship. He received […]

UWGB undergrads demonstrate exceptional research

UW-Green Bay is a University well-known for providing undergraduate research experiences typically reserved for graduate school. These young researchers had two opportunities recently to demonstrate their exceptional work. Six UW-Green Bay undergrads shared their research on everything from nerdiness to cancer and online trust Wednesday (April 17), showing their stuff during the 10th annual Posters […]

Outreach’s ‘Math Boot Camp’ preps students for math competency

The Division of Outreach and Adult Access is proud to announce a brand-new program for new students, designed to help them prepare to either take Math 94 or to test out of the Math Competency altogether. “Math Boot Camp” is a three-hour intensive math session which is available to ALL UW-Green Bay students who feel […]

Math professor Davis earns Cofrin Professorship

Mathematics Prof. Gregory Davis of the Natural and Applied Sciences academic unit has been selected to hold the Barbara Hauxhurst Cofrin Professorship at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay for a five-year term through 2017. The honor was announced at the University’s annual fall convocation on Aug. 28.

‘Math Fun Days’ arrive next week

There’s still time to inquire about “Math Fun Days 2011” organized by UW-Green Bay’s unit in Natural and Applied Sciences. The days-only program for high school students runs Monday through Wednesday next week (June 20-22). Scheduled are lectures and hands-on workshops from instructors in areas that include the mathematics of juggling, cryptography, mathematical modeling, 3D […]

‘Lesson Study’ grants awarded to six faculty teams

Prof. Regan A. R. Gurung, in his role as UW-Green Bay “Lesson Study” coordinator, has announced that six teams have secured Lesson Study Grants for the 2009-2010 academic year. The projects are funded by the UW System’s Office of Professional and Instructional Development (OPID). Full details will be posted later at the Center For Advancement […]