Tag: Psychology

Campus mourns loss of student, Victoria Burger

Members of campus mourn the passing of student and alumna Victoria Burger (24) who died in a car accident recently. She was a spring 2016 Psychology graduate and current student of the UW-Green Bay Masters of Social Work program. See her obituary here.

‘Serious Fun’ podcasts now live

On Oct. 7, 2017 UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Bryan Carr (Communication, Information Science), backed up by Psychology Chair Ryan Martin and Interim Dean Chuck Rybak (College of Arts, Humanities and Social Science), recorded two episodes of the Phoenix Studios podcast “Serious Fun” live at the Brown County Library Comic-Con. Both of those special live episodes […]

Fox 11 covers Comic-Con at Brown County Library, this weekend

Fox 11 featured the Comic-Con event at the Brown County Library this Saturday, Oct. 7. Comic-Con includes an interview with the artist Mike Norton (author of Battlepug and co-creator of the Revival comic series) and a discussion with UW-Green Bay Professors Ryan Martin (Psychology), Chuck Rybak (English/Humanistic Studies) and Bryan Carr (Communication) on the psychology […]

A poet, a sociologist and a psychologist walk into a…podcast session?

What do you do when you want to deeply explore a topic in a way the typical classroom can’t allow? You make your own classroom! For three University of Wisconsin-Green Bay professors, that classroom is the Internet and their whiteboard is a podcast. Bryan Carr (Communication), Ryan Martin (Psychology) and Chuck Rybak (English/Humanities and the […]

EPIC Conference is back, Oct. 7

The UW-Green Bay Psychology program is once again hosting the Excellence in Psychology Instruction Conference (EPIC) this Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. Speakers include UW-Green Bay Psychology faculty and two keynote speakers traveling in from Idaho and Iowa. View the agenda. There will be more than 50 attendees, from Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota and Ohio.

Carr, Martin, Rybak bring podcasts on the road this weekend, featured at Brown County Library

UW-Green Bay faculty members Bryan Carr (Communication) and Ryan Martin (Psychology), and Dean Chuck Rybak (College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences), will be featured speakers at a special family-fun event this Saturday, Oct. 7 at the Brown County Central Library, 515 Pine St., Green Bay. Here’s more about Comic Con. Featured speaker: Serious Fun […]

Prof. Gurung TEDx talk is live

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The TEDx talk given by Prof. Regan A. R. Gurung (Psychology) to a packed audience in August is now available in its entirety here. Of the approximately 90 people who applied with a lengthy application to speak, 20 were interviewed and 14 were finally selected. The theme of his talk was “Get Psyched, Think Stronger, […]

Faculty note: Senzaki and Gurung publication

Assistant Prof. Sawa Senzaki (Human Development, Psychology) and Prof. Regan Gurung (Human Development, Psychology) examined the effectiveness of a newly developed studying method, Flashcards-Plus, in order to help students increase their retention, comprehension and application of the material. Senzaki, S., Hackathorn, J., Appleby, D. C., & Gurung, R. A.R. (in press). Reinventing flashcards to increase […]

‘All the Rage’ podcast trailer is up and ready

The audio trailer for season two of “All the Rage” is now available. Focused exclusively on human trafficking, season two includes interviews with national experts on sex and labor trafficking, survivors, care providers, police officers and more. Six episodes on various aspects of modern day slavery (e.g., victim stories, economic and policy analysis, aftercare needs) […]