Tag: Political Science

Faculty note: Weinschenk in peer-reviewed journal

Aaron Weinschenk, Assistant Professor of Political Science, recently had an article accepted for publication in the Journal of Elections, Public Opinion & Parties, a peer-reviewed journal in political science. The article is titled “Convention Effects: Examining the Impact of National Presidential Nominating Conventions on Information, Preferences, and Behavioral Intentions.” Weinschenk was also interviewed with Wisconsin Public […]

Prof. Weinschenk discusses congressional primary on WPT

UW-Green Bay Political Science Professor Aaron Weinschenk made an appearance on Wisconsin Public Television last Friday (Aug. 5) to discuss the region’s primary race for the 8th Congressional District. Weinschenk provides insight into the importance of the race, both for our region as well as for the upcoming Presidential election, as a swing area. Since […]

Faculty note: Dean Furlong featured on Podcast

Scott Furlong, the Dean of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Professor of Political Science, was recently a guest on the Newsmakers Podcast Network’s Political Radar. Furlong discussed topics such as the upcoming Presidential election, gun control and personal security. Listen to it here: http://www.npcn.tv/episode/51/

Faculty note: Weinschenk publication

UWGB Assistant Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) had a paper titled “Conventional Wisdom: Political Learning During Presidential Nominating Conventions” accepted for publication in the peer-reviewed journal Presidential Studies Quarterly. The paper uses panel data collected before and after presidential conventions to determine whether voters learn about candidate policy positions during the convention periods.

The Saldaña family is Green with Phoenix Phever

Saldana Family

Antonio and Judith Saldaña never lost their flame after graduating from UW-Green Bay and have passed on the spark to their two children Nicholas and Savanah. This family of four proudly represents the Phoenix green. Both Antonio and Judith grew up in Green Bay, and chose to attend UWGB because it was close to home […]

Triple Major Named Outstanding University of Wisconsin–Green Bay Student for 2015-2016

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Robert Frost wrote that “taking the road less travelled has made all the difference.” For UW-Green Bay graduate Pamela Parish, that meant transferring schools during the second semester of her freshman year and following in the footsteps of her older brother, sister and twin who were attending UW-Green Bay. Looking back, she deems it to […]

Hammersley and Mierow receive scholarships

The 2016 Denise Scheberle Scholarship in Political Science has been awarded to Brianna Hammersley said to “very much deserve this scholarship in the spirit of emeritus Prof. Denise Scheberle and her engaged teaching.” Hammersley is also the recipient of a Phuture Phoenix Scholarship. The 2016 Outstanding Student Scholarship and Award in Public and Environmental Affairs […]