Tag: Public Administration

Alumnus Vanya Koepke receives Washington County’s outstanding alumnus award

UW-Green Bay alumnus Vanya Koepke ’15 (Public Administration, Political Science) has been named the recipient of UW-Milwaukee at Washington County’s 2019 outstanding alumnus award. Koepke attended UW-Milwaukee at Washington County before transferring to UW-Green Bay. He currently works as a Senior Carrier Sales Executive at Schneider National in Green Bay. Koepke also has a strong interest in […]

UW-Green Bay alumnus featured in “Wisconsin State Farmer”

UW-Green Bay alumnus Brad Pfaff (Public Administration, Business Administration), Secretary-designee of the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, was featured in the Wisconsin State Farmer. Pfaff is looking forward to serving “the farmers of Wisconsin and the rural communities of the state.” Read more.

Alumna pursues career in agriculture, fights stereotype

Katie Werner ’13 (Public Administration and Environmental Planning and Policy), is not your stereotypical nutrient management planner. She has no farm background, and she is in a field typically dominated by males. However, that hasn’t stopped her in her role with the Country Visions Cooperative, a company in Reedsville that provides services to 14 counties […]

Faculty note: Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk compares Clinton and Obama’s success in demographics

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk’s (Public Administration) study in the Journal of Political Marketing concludes that former presidential candidate Hilary Clinton was less successful in gaining the interest of demographic groups in the 2016 election than Barack Obama in 2012. Weinschenk said that by using state-level data, he found out that Clinton underperformed Obama in 83% […]

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk speaks at Urban Policy Forum

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk speaks at Urban Policy Forum

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Public Administration) was the keynote speaker at the League of Wisconsin Municipalities “Urban Policy Forum” at the Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton. Weinschenk spoke to an audience of 25 mayors and administrators from Wisconsin about the electoral politics and demographics in the state.

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

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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) […]

Faculty note: Prof. Helpap is a guest on The Progress Report podcast

Prof. David Helpap (Public and Environmental Administration) appeared as a guest on the weekly nonpartisan podcast, “The Progress Report,” a conversation on the local government and economic development in and around Green Bay and Brown County. The episode discusses how local government in Green Bay and Brown County are doing.