Tag: Public and Environmental Affairs

Faculty note: Kraft says keep the revamped ethanol requirement

A column by faculty emeritus Michal Kraft (Political Science and Public and Environmental Affairs) was featured in The Eagle on March 17, 2018. “Given these alternatives, we should keep the federal ethanol requirement for its desirable goals of reducing reliance on imported oil and limiting greenhouse gas emissions. But we also should change the rules […]

Faculty note: Helpap and Warner present at Housing Summit

Assistant Prof. David Helpap (Public and Environmental Affairs) and Associate Prof. Lora Warner (PEA) presented their research study, “Safe and Stable Housing for Brown County Consumers: Needs and Policy Options” at this Housing Summit sponsored by the United Way and the Brown County Housing and Homeless Coalition, Jan/ 17, 2017. There were about 125 people […]

Faculty note: Kraft writes ‘con’ response to oil and gas debate

“The oil and gas industry is trying to convince us it is serious about a warming planet. It promises to expand its efforts to reduce or eliminate carbon emissions that are the principal cause of climate change,” writes faculty emeritus Michael Kraft (Political Science, Public and Environmental Affairs) in a position story for the Sacramento […]

Celebrate UW-Green Bay Food Day, Wednesday, Oct. 25

Help promote healthy eating by attending UW-Green Bay’s annual Food Day event. The event will be held Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017 from 1 to 7 p.m. in the Phoenix Room of the Union University. The event is free and open to both the campus and Green Bay community. Sponsored by the UW-Green Bay student organizations […]

Faculty note: Prof. Hutchison publication

Prof. Ray Hutchison (Sociology and Public and Environmental Affairs) has published a paper titled “Empy Space: Historical Memory” in the Springer VS collection Moving Cities — Contested Views on Urban Life.  Hutchison’s chapter examines three events from the Great Railroad Strike of 1877 in Chicago — the Market Square rally where Albert Parsons addressed some 20,000 persons, […]

Faculty note: Weinschenk interviewed regarding Sen. Baldwin’s seat

Fox 11 reports on a steady influx of political ads, even though it is not an election year. “A key target is U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Wisconsin. Republicans are already eyeing her seat in the Senate. She’s up for re-election next year.”  For the story, Fox 11 interviewed Assistant Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Public and Environmental […]

Faculty note: Oxford University inks Hutchison

UW-Green Bay Prof. Ray Hutchison (Public and Environmental Affairs ) has signed a contract with Oxford University Press to produce a detailed annotated bibliography on Urban Sociology for the Oxford Bibliographies series. The Oxford Bibliographies is a cutting-edge resource built around exclusive, authoritative research guides that combine the best features of an annotated bibliography and a high-level research encyclopedia. In addition to […]