Tag: Public and Environmental Affairs

Faculty note: Dalke and Olson Hunt publication

Lecturer Karen Dalke (Public and Environmental Affairs) and Assistant Prof. Megan Olson Hunt (Natural and Applied Sciences) recently published an article “Mustangs and Domestic Horses: Examining What We Think We Know About Differences” in the journal Humanimalia. The manuscript used the United States Geological Survey (USGS) ethogram for Free-Roaming Feral Horses to compare behaviors between […]

Life Study collaboration received great press last week

More than 300 community leaders gathered for the Life Study announcement last week — an extensive effort which included UW-Green Bay faculty members Aaron Weinschenk, Lora Warner and David Helpap (all from Public and Environmental Administration), and Jenell Holstead (Human Development). The study identifies strengths, improvements and challenges of the Brown County community. See some […]

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