Tag: teaching excellence awards

More Phactoids: Buried forest, teaching awards, Spielmann on ‘Noon Ball’

The countdown to our 50th anniversary continues. New since our last edition of the Log: • About 12,000 years ago, the UWGB campus was a cool-weather boreal forest, advancing north as the glaciers retreated. Then, the glaciers came back, burying that forest a few dozen feet below the paths, trees, lawns and roads that occupy […]

Timing, webcast of Aldrete award presentation

Previously in this space, we’ve told you (several times) about Prof. Gregory S. Aldrete and the 2015 Regent Teaching Excellence Award he’ll receive during the Friday (April 10) Board of Regents meeting in Waukesha. We’ve also noted that, as always, the monthly meeting will be live-streamed from 9 a.m. to 11 or noon or so […]

Good news for Green Bay: A roundup from Friday’s Board of Regents meeting

In case you missed them in Friday’s Log Extra, there were several good news for Green Bay items that came out of last week’s UW System Board of Regents meeting at UW-Milwaukee. A dozen UW-Green Bay faculty members received promotion and/or tenure designations, including new full professors Heidi Fencl, Cristina Ortiz and Michael Zorn. Associate […]

Reminder: Regents meeting webcast Friday morning

And speaking of the Board of Regents, here’s a quick and friendly reminder that you can view or listen to a live webcast of the meeting from 8:30 a.m. until noon tomorrow (Friday, June 6). Friday’s agenda includes presentation of a resolution honoring outgoing Chancellor Tom Harden, as well as presentation of Associate Prof. Clif […]

Busy Regents meeting features award, honor, promotions for UW-Green Bay

UW-Green Bay will be well represented at the UW System Board of Regents meeting later this week (June 5-6), with an award-winner, an honored outgoing chancellor and a dozen set-for-promotion faculty members on the agenda. Associate Prof. Clifton Ganyard will receive his Regents Teaching Excellence Award Friday (see story), the same day outgoing Chancellor Tom […]

UW System release on Teaching Excellence sings Ganyard’s praises

The UW System has posted its news release announcing the 2014 winners of the Regents Teaching Excellence Awards. Two professors and one academic program will be recognized during the Board of Regents meeting in Milwaukee on June 6. As previously announced here, UW-Green Bay’s Clif Ganyard heads the list, which also includes engineering Prof. Matthew […]

In case you missed it: News from Friday’s Log Extra

In case you missed Friday’s Log Extra, here are a few of the stories making news: “Ganyard earns UW System Regents Teaching Excellence Award” “Psych, Human Development projects beautify campus with purpose” “Giving back: Celebrating donors, students and research” “Middle school students reminded about college aspirations”

Ganyard earns UW System Regents Teaching Excellence Award

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Associate Prof. Clifton Ganyard is the recipient of a 2014 UW System Board of Regents Teaching Excellence Award, which will be presented Friday, June 6 at the Board of Regents meeting in Milwaukee. Ganyard, Humanistic Studies (History), is one of two UW System teachers to receive the 2014 accolade. The award […]

Madison, Parkside and La Crosse faculty members win Regent teaching honors

The 2013 recipients of the 21st annual Regents Teaching Excellence Awards have been announced. They are: • Christopher Coe, Professor, Department of Psychology, UW-Madison 
 • Peggy James, Associate Professor, Department of Politics, Philosophy and Law, UW-Parkside
 • Department of Biology, UW-La Crosse A news release with full details is online at the UW System […]