Tag: Mathematics

Full STEAM ahead: Microsoft helps bring tech partnerships to women


Like many young girls, Sallie Petty began to dislike science and math in school. It wasn’t until she left college that she realized that those were the subjects she not only enjoyed, but ones she wanted to use in her career. The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is now part of Women in Technology Wisconsin’s WITonCampus […]

Faculty note: Emeritus Prof. Bill Conley has 226 publications, and counting

UW-Green Bay Prof. Emeritus Bill Conley (Mathematics, Business Administration) continues to publish articles and books on mathematics at an astounding level. Hired at UW-Green Bay in 1977, the Conley count is now at 226 published articles and books, with several new manuscripts currently under review. About 200 of the publications are articles published in journals […]

UW-Green Bay becomes gold level sponsor of the STEAM Engine

At a kick-off event, Feb. 22, John Katers, Dean of the College of Science and Technology, announced that UW–Green Bay has committed as a gold level sponsor of “STEAM Engine,” events, as they align closely with the College of Science and Technology and the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. STEAM Engine represents science, […]

Faculty Note: Tetyana Malysheva is new Project NExT fellow

UW-Green Bay Assistant Professor of applied mathematics Tetyana Malysheva has been selected by the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) to be a Project NExT Fellow for the 2016-2017 academic year. Project NExT, which stands for New Experiences in Teaching, is a prestigious professional development program for new or recent Ph.D.’s in the mathematical sciences. NExT […]

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 […]