Tag: Public and Environmental Affairs

Assistant Prof. Coen speaks on immigration myths in Manitowoc, Nov. 15

Assistant Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science, Public & Environmental Affairs), who teaches at both the Sheboygan and Manitowoc Campuses, will be speaking about “Immigration Myths & Realities” as part of an immigration forum at Manitowoc City Hall on Nov. 15, 2018. The event begins at 7 p.m. and more info is available.

Faculty note: Prof. Weinschenk has article accepted for publication

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) recently had an article accepted for publication. The paper is called “Moral Foundations, System Justification, and Support for Trump in the 2016 Presidential Election” (co-author with Chris Dawes, New York University) and will be published in The Forum: A Journal of Applied Research in Contemporary Politics.

Faculty note: Prof. Aaron Weinschenk to serve as guest co-editor for psychology journal

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) will serve as a co-guest editor for a special issue of Personality and Individual Differences, a well known journal in psychology. The special issue will focus on personality and politics. Weinschenk has done a great deal of work in the area of political psychology, including research on how personality traits influence political behavior. […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Alise Coen interviewed on WPR

UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus Assistant Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science and Public and Environmental Affairs) was interviewed on WPR’s “Central Time” on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 for a segment discussing the politics of immigration surrounding the group of migrants and asylum-seekers heading north from Honduras. Listen to the segment.

Upcoming iPat films

Save the date for the upcoming iPat (impact = population * affluence * technology) films, part of the 7th Annual iPat Environmental Film Series. Enjoy entertaining and thought-provoking films that evaluate the condition of the natural world, identify drivers of environmental harm, and consider solutions. At the conclusion of each film a community expert or panel […]

Faculty note: Associate Prof. Thomas Nesslein featured on WalletHub

Associate Prof. Thomas Nesslein (Public and Environmental Affairs) was featured in WalletHub’s recent piece, “2018’s Fastest-Growing Cities in America,” where he discussed the biggest challenges faced by cities facing rapid population growth, among other topics. Read more.

iPat kicks-off fall film series with ‘Chasing Coral’ Monday, Oct. 8

The iPat (impact = population * affluence* technology) environmental film series kicks off Monday, Oct. 8, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the Christie Theater, Green Bay Campus, with a presentation of the film Chasing Coral, followed by a brief discussion. The film explores the increasing problem of disappearing coral reefs around the world with images […]

Celebration of Life for Karen Dalke is today, scholarship fund is set up in her name

All are invited to the Celebration of Life for UW-Green Bay Senior Lecturer Karen Dalke (Public and Environmental Affairs), whose life was taken unexpectedly in an accident in July 2018. Friends will meet at the Cofrin Library Commons (plaza level) on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. A short program begins at 4 p.m. More about Karen. Please […]

Reminder: Celebration of Life for Karen Dalke is this Thursday

All are invited to the Celebration of Life for UW-Green Bay Senior Lecturer Karen Dalke (Public and Environmental Affairs), whose life was taken unexpectedly in an accident in July 2018. Friends will meet at the Cofrin Library Commons (plaza level) on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. A short program begins at 4 p.m. More about Karen. Please […]