Tag: natural and applied sciences

Video: NEW Water partnership with UW-Green Bay on Silver Creek Project

Several UW-Green Bay faculty members are helping with NEW Water’s Silver Creek Project. The project entails a new phosphorus reduction plan to reduce phosphorus and nutrient run-off which feeds algae and weeds in the Green Bay waterways. Watch the video. ‘Water Knows No Boundaries’

Faculty note: Draney publications

Prof.  Michael Draney (NAS-Biology) has published two articles produced during his 2015-16 sabbatical, in the journal Southeastern Naturalist. He coauthored “Harvestmen (Opiliones) of the Savannah River Site, South Carolina” with Jeffrey Shultz of the University of Maryland, a world authority on Harvestmen. He coauthored “New records extend the known range of Calymmaria persica (Hentz) (Araneae, […]

Note time change on today’s NAS Seminar

Tetyana Malysheva (Mathematics), will give the final Natural and Applied Sciences (NAS) seminar for fall semester today, Dec. 2. Her presentation will be on “Mathematical analysis of deformation and transport in porous media.” NAS seminars are held in the Environmental Sciences (ES) building, room 301. This week the seminar will be held from 3:45 to 4:45 […]

Fall semester’s final NAS seminar

Note time change in this NAS Seminar, the social will be extended 15 minutes with the lecture to follow. Professor Tetyana Malysheva (Mathematics) will give the final Natural and Applied Sciences seminar for Fall semester, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. 3:45 to 4:45 p.m. this Friday, Dec. 2. Her presentation will be on “Mathematical analysis […]

Mycology students visit local mushroom farm founded by UWGB alumnus

UW–Green Bay students received a tour of Field and Forest Products, Inc. (FFP) in Peshtigo, Wisconsin as part of Assistant Prof. Lisa Grubisha’s (Biology) mycology course. Owners Joe Krawczyk and Mary Ellen Kozak started their sustainable mushroom growing business 33 years ago after they met in UWGB’s mycology course taught by the late Prof. Ganga […]

Faculty note: Research in sustainability published in ACS high impact journal

Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Natural and Applied Sciences) published two recent research articles in “ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering.” The work highlights the bio-mineralization and sustainability of bio-functional nanomaterials with applications as drug delivery vehicles in systemic circulation. Future pharmaceutical formulations based on bio-nanomaterials will provide effective tools to deal with the critical illnesses in […]

UW-Green Bay helps scouts with water badge

UW-Green Bay, in collaboration with NEW Water, helped more than 75 girl scouts earn their water badges in highly-interactive activities on Saturday, Nov. 6. The event was called “Wonders of Water” Badge Day. Most activities took place between 12:15 p.m. and 3 p.m. in UWGB’s Laboratory Sciences building and the Mauthe Center. UW-Green Bay Profs. […]

Groundwater featured topic at next NAS seminar

Mike Parsen from the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey and UW Extension, will will lead this week’s NAS Seminar, “Town of Lincoln Groundwater Study: A Selected Hydrogeologic Characterizaton in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin.” The seminar is in the Environmental Sciences (ES) building, Room 301 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. and is preceded by a social […]

Faculty note: Prof. Olson Hunt publishes collaborative article on physical therapy

Asst. Prof. Megan J. Olson Hunt (NAS, Statistics) recently had a paper, The effect of direction specific thoracic spine manipulation on the cervical spine, co-authored with national and international colleagues, accepted for publication in the Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy. Mixed models were used to analyze repeated measures data in order to compare two […]