Tag: Psychology

UW-Green Bay alumna helps Syrian refugees in Greece

Diana Delbecchi ’10 (Human Development and Psychology) volunteered in a Syrian refugee camp in Ritsona, Greece for four months in 2016. Her job was to do research on the refugees’ educational opportunities for a Sweden-based company called I Am You, and was then asked to implement programs based on her findings. During her time in Greece, she met […]

Column by Prof. Regan Gurung: When clothing rules oppress

The Green Bay Press Gazette published a column by UW-Green Bay Professor Regan A. R. Gurung (Ben J. & Joyce Rosenberg Professor of Psychology and Human Development). The column addresses societal clothing rules imposed on women, and how clothing affects women’s professional lives.

Prof. Regan Gurung: ‘To bi(kini) or not to bi(kini): when clothing rules oppress’

UW-Green Bay Prof. Regan A. Gurung (Ben J. & Joyce Rosenberg Professor of Psychology & Human Development) published an article on Psychology Today, criticizing societal clothing rules imposed on women. Gurung argues that women who dress in accordance with society’s codes, are presumed more intelligent and powerful and contribute positively to a company’s image. According to Gurung, women who […]

UW-Green Bay Prof. Gurung says technoloy makes it easy to ‘bail’

UW-Green Bay Prof. Regan A. R. Gurung (Psychology and Human Development) says it’s better to stick to plans, though technology makes it easier to cancel them. Prof. Gurung explains in a story with Wisconsin Public Radio, that bailing is a growing culture in our society, and it does not look good in a professional environment, […]

UW-Green Bay’s Prof. Gurung to serve as president of international Psychology Honor Society

Green Bay, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Human Development and Psychology Professor Regan A. R. Gurung, Ph.D. has been elected to serve as the head of the international honor society in psychology Psi Chi. Gurung will serve for three years beginning as president-elect in 2018-2019, then as president in 2019-2020, and finally as past […]

Two educators with campus ties receive Wisconsin Association of Colleges for Teacher Education awards

The Wisconsin Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (WACTE) presented awards to 59 outstanding educators from across Wisconsin in April, in Madison. The awards are an effort by WACTE to celebrate great teaching. Two of the award winners are strong UW-Green Bay supporters. UW-Green Bay alumna Cynthia Sanchez (Spanish and Psychology), currently a bilingual teacher […]

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


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) […]