Tag: media

Katers, recent grad Grossmeier talk women in STEM for Press-Gazette story

One of UW-Green Bay’s newest alumni (a cum laude grad and Chancellor’s Medallion winner, to boot) was featured in a Saturday (May 17) Green Bay Press-Gazette cover story about the trends on women in the STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Corinne Grossmeier, who graduated this weekend with a double major in Biology […]

Alumna’s project spurs discussion on perceptions, portrayal of female beauty

A December 2011 UW-Green Bay grad’s efforts to shatter the notion of the “ideal” female appearance and shed light on how women are portrayed in the media were featured in a weekend story in the Press-Gazette. Kayla Schroeder, who earned her degrees in Biology and Design Arts, gave her first talk on the perception and […]

Kaye on radio to talk Paine

Fresh off an appearance Monday on the nationally syndicated Thom Hartmann Radio Show, Prof. Harvey J. Kaye of Democracy and Justice Studies will be interviewed at 10 a.m. CST this Saturday (Dec. 13) on progressive radio outlet AM 880 in Asheville, N.C. His topic will be “Thomas Paine and Americans’ democratic spirit.”  

Chancellor declines interviews while ETF review is pending

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Tom Harden declined several media requests for interviews Thursday, citing a desire to defer to an independent review of the Maki rehiring by the Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF). Harden and University officials likewise had no comment on a press release issued Thursday by a Whitewater-area legislator critical of the University’s […]

Smoke the hot topic on campus

A major forest fire 300 miles to our northwest is making its presence known today (Tuesday, Sept. 13) not only on the UW-Green Bay campus, but across Northeastern Wisconsin. Atmospheric conditions including an approaching cold front and a strong northwest wind have made the strong odor of smoke — actually, many casual observers have described […]