UW-Green Bay undergraduate student Akanksha Gurtu (Human Biology, Philosophy) won third place out of 63 poster entries at the Wisconsin Science and Technology Symposium (WSTS) at UW-Stout, July 22 and 23, 2019. Gurtu works as an undergraduate research student with Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (NAS). Her work highlighted the applications of functional magnetic nanomaterials in removing […]
UW-Greeen Bay Prof. Derek S. Jeffreys (Humanities and Philosophy) gave a guest lecture on the topic of punishment to inmates at the Stateville Prison in Joliet, Illinois. He was invited to lecture by Prof. Jennifer Lackey at Northwestern University, who directs a college degree-granting program for inmates.l
The next installment in the Spring 2019 Speaker Series on the Sheboygan Campus will be Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 7 p.m. in the Wombat Room. Prof. David Louzecky (Philosophy) will be presenting on “Facts, Fallacies and Fakes.”
Mark your calendars for the three upcoming speakers participating in the Spring 2019 Speaker Series at the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus: Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 7 p.m. in the Wombat Room: UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus Prof. David Louzecky (Philosophy)
The next installment of the 2018-19 Green Bay Area Philosophers’ Café gatherings is set for Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at St. Brendan’s Inn in Green Bay. This gathering will focus on “Forgiving Murderers: Hope on this side of the grave?” and will feature Esther Meeks (Philosophy) from Marquette University. Learn more.
The first installment of the 2018-19 Green Bay Area Philosopher’s Café gatherings is set for Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at St. Brendan’s Inn in Green Bay. Prof. Ryan Martin (Human Development, Psychology) will lead the discussion “In Defense of Anger.” Learn more.
UW-Green Bay Prof. Derek Jeffreys (Humanities) was the guest on CW 14 Focus with host Robert Hornacek on Sunday, May 27, 2018. Jeffreys, the professor of religion and philosophy is the author of a new book, “America’s Jails: The Search for Human Dignity in an Age of Mass Incarceration.”
After a successful inaugural year, UntitledTown Book and Author festival is coming back to Green Bay. Mark your calendars for April 19-22, 2018. Could this be the best weekend of your life? Your year? For authors and book enthusiasts, it is shaping up to be. UntitledTown promotes all aspects of book culture. The 2018 Festival […]
The next Philosopher’s Cafe is Wednesday, March 7 at 7 p.m. at Titletown Brewery (second floor), downtown Green Bay. The subject at the next Philosopher’s Cafe is, “Are We Hoarding the American Dream? Illusions of Meritocracy, Obsessions with Smartness, and Higher Education in the U.S.” Moderators are Denise Bartell (Director for Student Success and Engagement) […]
UW-Green Bay held court at the Wisconsin Philosophical Association’s Annual Meeting in Madison last weekend. Philosophy students Sean Gleason, Anna Hoesley, Joseph Prestley and Michael Lahti presented papers at the event. Gleason presented on the intersection between the measurement problem in quantum mechanics and free will. Hoesley presented on a compatibilist account of free will. Prestley […]