Tag: Political Science

Weinschenk’s publication picked up by ‘PsyPost’

Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton underperformed relative to Barack Obama in 2012 among most demographic groups, according to new research published in the Journal of Political Marketing. UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) spoke to PsyPost about the research.

Faculty note: Weinschenk publication

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) recently had a peer-reviewed journal article accepted for publication in American Politics Research, a leading journal for research on American politics. The paper is entitled “The Effect of Education on Political Knowledge: Evidence from Monozygotic Twins” and is co-authored with Prof. Chris Dawes (New York University).

Faculty note: Prof. Weinschenk publication

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) recently had a peer-reviewed journal article accepted for publication in the Journal of Trust Research. The paper is entitled “The Genetic and Psychological Underpinnings of Generalized Social Trust” and is co-authored Prof. Chris Dawes (New York University).

Faculty note: Weinschenk serves as keynote speaker next week

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk ’07 (Public and Environmental Administration, Political Science) will be the keynote speaker for the League of Wisconsin Municipalities Urban Policy Forum, June 7 at Paper Valley Hotel, Appleton. His topic will be the Wisconsin state elections and the political environment in Wisconsin ahead of the fall elections. The Urban […]

Photo gallery: Political scandals through cartoons

American Political Thought class views Lyle Lahey political cartoons.

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students in Assistant Prof. Alison Staudinger’s (Democracy and Justice Studies) American Political Thought class hosted a political cartoon exhibit featuring the “scandalous” work of local artist and cartoonist Lyle Lahey. The event kicked off on Monday, May 7, 2018 in the 407 Gallery, Studio Arts. The display was curated from cartoonist […]

UWGB alumnus to run for Isabella County’s open prosecutor seat

Robert Holmes ’87 (Political Science) is among four people that have filed to run for Isabella County’s open prosecutor seat. If elected, he would seek advanced training and education for staff and attorneys to better meet the responsibility of protecting Isabella County citizens.

UW-Green Bay alumna Beckman named Young Professional of the Year

2018-uwgb-future-15-nominees

Congratulations to UW-Green Bay alumna Sarah Beckman ’08 (Social Work), named Young Professional of the Year by Current Young Professionals. Brandon Rohde of LiveTime, LLC was presented the Young Entrepreneur of the Year award. Accepting the award for The Next Generation Best Place to Work award was UW-Green Bay alumnus Todd Jadin ’84 (Business Administration) […]

Students in Prof. Weinschenk’s class get inside look into the legislative process

On Tuesday, April 24, 2018, students in Prof. Aaron Weinschenk’s (Political Science, Public and Environmental Affairs) Congress: Politics & Policy class had the rare opportunity to hear about the legislative process from a former member of Congress, Reid Ribble. Ribble has been visiting Weinschenk’s class for the last three years. During this year’s visit, Ribble […]

Argentina’s top media outlet interviews Prof. Weinschenk

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Public and Environmental Affairs) was recently interviewed by Infobae, Argentina’s most popular media outlet. The story ran Sunday (April 22, 2018) and features a number of quotes from Weinschenk. See the original article in Spanish or see the article passed through an English translation engine.