Tag: Public and Environmental Affairs

Mayoral candidate forum this Thursday (Mar. 7)

Public and Environmental Affairs and Democracy and Justice Studies invite faculty, staff, students and others in the campus community to attend a mayoral candidate forum on Thursday, Mar. 7, 2019 at 2 p.m. in the Christie Theatre located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Students will have the opportunity to ask both candidates—Patrick Buckley and Eric […]

Emeritus Prof. Michael Kraft writes about the Green New Deal

UW-Green Bay Emeritus Prof. Michael Kraft (Environmental Science & Policy) has written an article for the Tri-City Herald that focuses on the Green New Deal. “The short answer to the core question is that a Green New Deal in some form may well be feasible as well as affordable,” Kraft writes. Read the full article.

Reminder: WI Legal Issues Panel Discussion set for Friday, Feb. 22

The Legal Issues in WI panel, an important and timely discussion of the current shortage of public defenders in Wisconsin, related law school curriculum and admissions, will be held on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Alumni Room (Room 103) located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Panelists include UW-Green […]

Legal Issues in WI panel to discuss shortage of public defenders, Friday, Feb. 22

The Legal Issues in WI panel, an important and timely discussion of the current shortage of public defenders in Wisconsin, related law school curriculum and admissions, will be held on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Alumni Room (Room 103) located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Panelists include UW-Green […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Alise Coen to give presentation at Manitowoc Public Library on Monday (Feb. 4)

UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus Assistant Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science, Public & Environmental Affairs) will be delivering a presentation entitled “Refugees and Global Migration: Closing Borders and Resisting Responsibility” on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 at 6 p.m. at the Manitowoc Public Library. The presentation will explore global trends towards border fortifications and closures in the wake of international migration and displacement crises, […]

Faculty note: Prof. Cruz publication

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Marcelo Cruz (Public and Environmental Affairs) has co-authored a publication in a Spanish Academic Journal on a comparative study of World heritage sites in Quito, Ecuador and Havana, Cuba. “Gestión y uso turístico del patrimonio en centros históricos: estudio comparado en Quito (Ecuador) y La Habana Vieja (Cuba)” co-authored with Francisco […]

UW-Green Bay students attend Wisconsin Sustainable Business Conference

Prof. John Stoll (Public and Environmental Affairs) and John Arendt (Director of Environmental Management & Business Institute) brought a group of UW-Green Bay students to the 11th annual Wisconsin Sustainable Business Conference. The conference demonstrates innovative and sustainable new business practices that have been put into effect. Students were able to interact with business leaders […]

Global Studies announces renaming of Global Citizenship Scholarship in honor of Karen Dalke

Global Studies faculty members are proud to announce the renaming of its Global Citizenship Scholarship to the Karen Dalke Memorial Global Citizenship Scholarship. “Our beloved colleague and Global Studies faculty member Karen Dalke, who tragically passed away this summer, was a world citizen, enthusiastic international traveler, advocate for cross-cultural understanding and a passionate champion of students, […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Alise Coen interviewed for WPR segment

Assistant Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science, Public and Environmental Affairs) at UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc and Sheboygan campuses was recently interviewed on Wisconsin Public Radio’s “Central Time” on for a segment about the future of the Trump administration’s restrictions on asylum in light of a new federal court ruling. Listen to the segment.