Tag: Public and Environmental Affairs

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 […]

Reminder: UWGB invited to Politics and Policy Poster session

Students in Prof. Elizabeth Wheat’s Environmental Politics and Policy class designed and implemented a service learning project related to an environmental policy issue. The projects were completed in Green Bay or in students’ home communities. Please support the great work of the students by attending an interactive poster session from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. […]

Hammersley and Mierow receive scholarships

The 2016 Denise Scheberle Scholarship in Political Science has been awarded to Brianna Hammersley said to “very much deserve this scholarship in the spirit of emeritus Prof. Denise Scheberle and her engaged teaching.” Hammersley is also the recipient of a Phuture Phoenix Scholarship. The 2016 Outstanding Student Scholarship and Award in Public and Environmental Affairs […]

UWGB invited to Politics and Policy Poster session

Students in Prof. Elizabeth Wheat’s Environmental Politics and Policy class designed and implemented a service learning project related to an environmental policy issue. The projects were completed in Green Bay or in the student’s home community. Please support the great work of the students by attending an interactive poster session from 11 a.m. to 12:15 […]

Students present research at Midwest Political Science Association’s meeting

Undergraduate students Kayla Billett, Jessie Johnson, Evan Miller, Jessica Murphy, graduate student Ellie Roark, and their advisor Prof. Elizabeth Wheat, attended the Midwest Political Science Association’s Annual Meeting in Chicago, April 7-10, and presented the following research: Kayla Billett “Mismanagement of Livestock Manure: Public Policy Analysis” Jessie Johnson “An Analysis of the Penta Wood Products […]

Furlong, Weinschenk among ‘media experts’

Phones are ringing off the hook from local media outlets for expert testimony regarding elections. We’ve uncovered a few interviews with our faculty members and Dean Scott Furlong. Furlong on the history of Wisconsin candidates, WBAY Weinschenk: Trump’s supporters love him despite antics, The News&Observer Weinschenk: ‘Crazy swings’ in Wisconsin make it hard to predict

Weinschenk on Walker’s presidential endorsement

After a bill signing ceremony Tuesday afternoon in Green Bay, Gov. Scott Walker said he will decide next week if he will endorse a candidate in the state’s presidential primary. UW-Green Bay political science professor Aaron Weinschenk, who often provides commentary on election news and events, was asked how much of an impact a Walker […]

Philanthropy Class seeks proposals

The Learning by Giving Foundation has granted UW-Green Bay’s 2016 Strategic Philanthropy class $10,000 to award to an organization of their choice. The class issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) on March 14, 2016 to provide funding to enhance children’s literacy. Proposals are due by 3 p.m. Thursday, April 7, 2016. The RFP is available online. […]