Tag: Public and Environmental Affairs

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

Aaron Weinschenk interview screenshot

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 […]

Faculty note: Hutchison nearing end of term at New University of Lisbon

Ray Hutchison (Public and Environmental Affairs) presented a lecture on The Chicago School and European Sociology to faculty, research staff, and students in the graduate program in sociology at the Nova Universidade de Lisboa (the program includes faculty and students from campuses in Lisbon, Algarve, Evora, and other Portuguese cities).  Hutchison is bearing the end […]

Faculty note: Hutchison in Portugal

UW-Green Bay Professor Ray Hutchison (Public and Environmental Affairs) is spending a semester in Portugal, serving as the Santander Chair of Humanities and Social Sciences at the New University of Lisbon. This past week, he gave the inaugural Santander lecture, entitled “Can Donald Trump Really Become President?” How Political Elections in the United States Work.” This […]

City Council simulation

Prof. David Helpap’s State and Local Government course met to complete a city council meeting simulation last week. This year, the class was allowed to hold the simulation in the City of Green Bay common council chambers. The topic for the semester was a hypothetical potential proposal to locate a new UWGB housing complex in […]

Publication presentation: Karen Dalke

Lecturer Karen Dahkle (Public and Environmental Affairs) presented a paper, “One Health for One Life: Beyond Anthropocentrism in Public Health” with colleagues Harry Wels (Vrije University Amsterdam) and Joachim Nieuwland (Leiden University) at the conference Animal Agency: Language, Politics, Culture Amsterdam, Netherlands May 12-13.

Reminder: Service learning presentations

Prof. Lora Warner invites the campus and community to attend her students’ service learning presentations on Tuesday, May 3: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in MAC 206. The public is invited to learn about the NEW Veterans Treatment Court, a new program in the community. Students in course Program Evaluation class will share their experiences conducting […]

Service learning presentations

Prof. Lora Warner invites the campus and community to attend her students’ service learning presentations on Tuesday, May 3: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in MAC 206. The public is invited to learn about the NEW Veterans Treatment Court, a new program in the community. Students in course Program Evaluation class will share their experiences conducting […]