Tag: Political Science

Faculty note: Alise Coen presents at Midwest Annual Political Science Association

Assistant Professor Alise Coen (Political Science, PEA) presented her research on “Refugees as Partisan Symbols: The Politicization of the Syrian Crisis in U.S. Elections” at the annual meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association in Chicago this past Saturday, April 5. She discussed how partisan identity narratives and political polarization in U.S. politics connect to U.S. refugee responsibility-sharing […]

Faculty note: Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk talks ‘Supreme’ partisanship for WisContext

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) recently penned a piece “Wisconsin’s 2019 Supreme Court Voters Hit New Peak Of Partisanship” for WisContext. “When it comes to the political division between Republicans and Democrats, elections for Wisconsin Supreme Court often appear quite similar to races for the Legislature or Congress or governor or even President, even […]

Associate Prof. David Helpap featured in WPR article

In a WPR article featuring Green Bay mayoral candidates and their take on the city’s pothole problems, Associate Prof. David Helpap (Public and Environmental Affairs) provided insight. “No matter which candidate ends up winning, it is going to be a change at City Hall,” he said. Read more.

Reid Ribble visited Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk’s class

On Thursday, March 28, 2019, students in Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk’s (Political Science) Congress: Politics & Policy class got to learn about the institution they’ve been studying all semester from a former member of Congress, Reid Ribble. This was Congressman Ribble’s fourth visit to one of Weinschenk’s classes over the last several years. During this year’s visit, […]

UW-Green Bay hosts former presidential advisors Axelrod and Rove in free Point/Counterpoint Conversation

Point/Counterpoint featuring political strategists Axelrod and Rove.

Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership sponsors free event Green Bay, Wis. — National political strategists and former senior advisors to Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush, David Axelrod and Karl Rove, will be on the UW-Green Bay campus for a Point/Counterpoint Conversation on Wednesday, April 3 at 6 p.m. at the Weidner […]

Great Decisions Lecture Series to be hosted at UW-Green Bay on Wednesday, Mar. 27

As a part of the 2019 St Norbert College/UW-Green Bay Great Decisions Lecture Series, UW-Madison Prof. Andrew Kydd (International Relations and Political Methodology) will present the lecture “Nuclear Negotiations: Back to the Future?” on Wednesday, Mar. 27, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in Phoenix Room B located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Nuclear weapons have not gone away, and […]

Global Studies to hold discussion on Brexit on Wednesday (Mar. 6)

The Global Studies discussion “Brexit: Brief History, Current Issues, Future Directions” will be held on Wednesday, Mar. 6, 2019 from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Alumni Room (formerly Room 103) located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. The conversation will be led via Skype by Prof. Neil McGarvey, political science professor from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, […]

Emeritus Prof. Michael Kraft writes about the Green New Deal

UW-Green Bay Emeritus Prof. Michael Kraft (Environmental Science & Policy) has written an article for the Tri-City Herald that focuses on the Green New Deal. “The short answer to the core question is that a Green New Deal in some form may well be feasible as well as affordable,” Kraft writes. Read the full article.