Tag: roundtable

Sen. Baldwin hosts student debt roundtable on campus

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin met with about a dozen students and alumni on campus Wednesday (May 29), hosting a roundtable discussion on student debt in the Vista Conference room of MAC Hall. Baldwin spoke about the growing challenge of student loan debt in the U.S., and listened to the personal stories of those present. Our news post has more in a story and photo gallery from the event.

In the news: Baldwin coverage from local media
Several local media outlets also turned up to hear what Baldwin had to say, covering the student debt roundtable and asking the senator about other issues in the news. A sampling of that coverage is as follows:
Green Bay Press-Gazette (with video)
Local 5 News
Wisconsin Public Radio (on the troop drawdown in Afghanistan)

Global Studies Roundtable on Feb. 7 has focus on Sochi

UW-Green Bay’s Global Studies program invites one and all to the first Global Studies Issues Roundtable of the year. The topic: the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. Discussion will be led by faculty member Katia Levintova. She’ll address issues and invite discussion on security, US-Russian relations, recent political developments in Russia itself as well as Ukrainian political crisis as a backdrop to the opening ceremony scheduled for Feb. 7. The gathering takes place in the MAC Hall Gathering Room (just inside the main, second-floor canopy entrance) from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Friday (Feb. 7).