Tag: Named Professorships

Call for nominations for named professorships

Nominations are now being accepted for the following named professorships: Philip J. and Elizabeth Hendrickson Professorship for Business Barbara Hauxhurst Cofrin Professorship of Natural Sciences Patricia Wood Baer Professorship in Education The deadline for nominations is Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. Please send nomination materials via email to the Secretary of Faculty and Staff at SOFAS@uwgb.edu.

Cupit earns Rosenberg Professorship

Prof. Illene Cupit of the Human Development academic unit has been selected to hold the Rosenberg Professorship at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay for a five-year term through 2020. The honor was announced at the University’s annual convocation of faculty and staff on Aug. 26. Chancellor Gary L. Miller presented Cupit with a ceremonial medallion. […]

Photos: Smiles, awards, Convocation ’14

Less than one week out from the official start of the fall 2014 semester, UW-Green Bay faculty, staff and community friends gathered in the University Union’s Phoenix Room on Aug. 27 for the annual kickoff convocation. Relaxed smiles, laughter and school spirit were on prominent display. As always, a high point was announcement of the […]

Fermanich, Katers, Ortiz, Russ earn prestigious named professorships

Congratulations are in order for the newest recipients of prestigious named professorships, four five-year appointments that began July 1. The professorships recognize and give support for a full professor who has demonstrated a productive commitment to scholarship and/or outreach and whose work exemplifies the spirit and mission of UW-Green Bay. The distinguished recipients are as […]

Snapshots: UW-Green Bay faculty, staff kick off 2013 with mid-year convocation

UW-Green Bay faculty and staff members gathered to prepare for a new semester Wednesday, Jan. 23, during the mid-year convocation event held at the University Union. Smaller in scale than its August counterpart, the January convocation nonetheless fulfills the dual roles of celebrating achievements past and anticipating the semester yet to come. Emceed by Prof. […]

More details on professorship honors for Aldrete, Davis, Howe

Among the many highlights of Tuesday’s Faculty/Staff Convocation were the presentation of prestigious named professorships to three distinguished UW-Green Bay faculty members. What’s the story behind the story? Who are the honorees, what are their credentials, and what’s a named professorship? A trio of press releases, with photos, explains it all. • Historian Gregory Aldrete […]

Convocation at 10 a.m. sharp

The Fall 2012 Employee Convocation kicks off the academic year at 10 a.m. today (Aug. 28) in the University Union’s Phoenix Room. The program is as follows: •  Welcome, by Emcee Cliff Abbott •  Introduction of new faculty and staff •  Introduction of named professorship recipients •  Founders Association Awards of Excellence •  Remarks by […]