Last week (April 20-22) about 35 UW-Green Bay Psychology students and five faculty members attended the Midwest Psychological Association (MPA) Conference in Chicago, lll. The students presented more than 35 research projects on topics related to attitudes toward online classes, to culture and language development, to mental health stigma.
UW-Green Bay’s Camp Lloyd is participating in USA TODAY NETWORK’s “A Community Thrives” voting competition. Site visitors may vote for their favorite community improvement idea. The videos receiving the highest votes per category will receive grants from the Gannett Foundation. Camp Lloyd is a summer day camp for students who have lost loved ones. It […]
“The relationship between gender, anger, and violence is more complex than people realize, and common beliefs (e.g., men are angrier than women) often end up being untrue when we look closely at the research. What’s not nearly as complicated, though, is the relationship between masculinity and anger and aggression,” says UW-Green Bay Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology, […]
UW-Green Bay Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology, Human Development) discussed with Channel 5 the importance of responsible social media use in response to a social media bullying case resulting in the suicide of an 11-year-old boy. UW-Green Bay students were interviewed, as well.
On Monday (April 10) afternoon at 4:30 p.m. (Monday morning for those of us on this side of the “pond”), international anger expert, UW-Green Bay Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology) was featured on the series The Digital Human. Martin shared about the nature of anger, how it flourishes online and what particular situations are most likely to […]
Join faculty members Caroline Boswell (Humanities), Kate Burns (Human Development, Psychology), Dana Johnson (Social Work) and Courtney Sherman (Music) for a presentation and discussion from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, April 17 in the Christie Theatre as they share highlights of their experience attending the Association of American Colleges and Universities conference on Diversity, Learning […]
Honor ‘humbling and an exhilarating surprise’ for the UW-Green Bay professor The American Psychological Foundation (APF) awarded University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Prof. Regan A. R. Gurung (Psychology, Human Development) the 2017 Charles L. Brewer Distinguished Teaching of Psychology Award, recognizing a career of significant contributions to teaching psychology. Gurung will be honored for his dedication […]
Four UW-Green Bay students will compete for the first-ever WiSys Quick Pitch competition, beginning at 9:45 a.m. Thursday, April 6, 2017 in the 1965 Room, University Union. The competitors: -Marla Cherney, Public and Environmental Affairs, “A Policy Analysis of the Gray Wolf Species in Wisconsin” -Maria Otto, Biology, “Anuran habitat use in the Lower Green […]
Human Development and Psychology programs are hosting a career series this week and next. From 3 to 5 p.m. on March 28, there will be a career exploration session in the 1965 Room with employers, internship sites and graduate schools. At 6 p.m. on April 5 in Phoenix C, University Union, students can engage with […]
Prof. Regan Gurung has another publication getting prime position. His post, Just Say No (To Providing Class Slides)? is the top story on the American Psychology Association’s Psych Learning Curve web page. “In short, no classroom test of giving students slides showed significant increases in learning,” Gurung says. Read more of this insightful post.