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 […]
Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) was interviewed on Wisconsin Public Television’s (WPT) “Here and Now.” The episode delves into how judicial races have become more partisan as Weinschenk discusses the content of his recent WisContext.org article. Watch the interview.
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. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) has been quoted in WIXX and Fox 11 articles covering Election Day on Tuesday, April 2, 2019. Weinschenk emphasized that name recognition would play a major role in the Green Bay mayoral race.
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.
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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.