Tag: Public and Environmental Affairs

Faculty Note: Prof. Cruz presented paper at NCCLA conference

Associate Prof. Marcelo Cruz (Public and Environmental Affairs) spoke at the North Central Council of Latin Americanists (NCCLA) conference at UW-La Crosse, Nov. 4-6. Cruz presented a paper entitled “Challenges for Regional Planning in the 21st Century: Planning for or with indigenous communities in the Ecuadorean Amazon.”

Faculty Note: Prof. Hutchison published

Volume 15 in the Research in Urban Sociology series (under the series editorship of UWGB Prof. Ray Hutchison, Public and Environmental Affairs) has been published by Emerald Press in the UK. The volume, titled Urban Places in a Time of Crisis, was edited by Joao Teixeira Lopes (University of Porto) and Hutchison. It includes a dozen […]

Prof. Weinschenk offers analysis on voting age

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof.Aaron Weinschenk (Public & Environmental Affairs) worked with a journalist at Vox, Ezra Klein’s well known news website, to provide information on young voters. Weinschenk provided data analysis, research and visuals to aid in answering the question of whether the voting age should be dropped to 16. Read it here.

Faculty note: Dalke and Olson Hunt presentation on mustangs and domestic horses

Karen Dalke (lecturer, Public and Environmental Affairs) recently presented an article co-authored with Asst. Prof. Megan Olson Hunt (NAS and statistics) entitled “Becoming the other: a case study of mustang acculturation.” The presentation was given by Dalke at the Equine Cultures in Transition Conference, Södertörn University, Stockholm, Sweden. This year’s conference theme was human-horse relationships […]

Election coverage: Al Jazeera’s John Hendren taps UWGB Prof. Weinschenk

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Al Jazeera’s John Hendren taps Prof. Aaron Weinschenk as election expert With Monday’s Green Bay visit by presidential hopeful Donald Trump, Al Jazeera’s John Hendren reports on a group that has become the core of his support, and visits campus to interview UWGB Prof. Aaron Weinschenk to speculate on the “why.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tGPUkQewDOQ

Faculty note: Weinschenk in peer-reviewed journal

Aaron Weinschenk, Assistant Professor of Political Science, recently had an article accepted for publication in the Journal of Elections, Public Opinion & Parties, a peer-reviewed journal in political science. The article is titled “Convention Effects: Examining the Impact of National Presidential Nominating Conventions on Information, Preferences, and Behavioral Intentions.” Weinschenk was also interviewed with Wisconsin Public […]

Busy election cycle for Prof. Aaron Weinschenk

This week (July 18-22), UW-Green Bay’s Aaron Weinschenk (Public and Environmental Affairs) makes multiple appearances on Good Day Wisconsin to discuss the Republican National Convention taking place this week in Ohio. Weinschenk will be speaking on what is to come, and providing updates as the week progresses. Here’s interviews from July 19 and from July […]

Prof. Aaron Weinschenk says to expect big spending ahead of elections

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UW-Green Bay Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Public and Environmental Affairs) says he expects big spending ahead of elections. He was interviewed recently by Fox 11, which learned that the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has reserved $745,000 in advertising on Green Bay broadcasts and cable television from Oct. 11 to Oct. 31. “I think this is one […]

Faculty note: Prof. Hutchison presentation

Prof. Ray Hutchison (Public and Environmental Affairs) was in Krakow June 28 to July 1 to attend the annual meeting of the European Sociological Association. He presented a paper, “Hidden Spaces,” with examples from Florence (ex. Where is the convent where Galileo’s daughter Maria Celeste lived? Did the Medici destroy the Palazzo Piti in retribution for the […]