Tag: visiting scholar

Presenter from Scotland on campus next week

The public is invited to a number of presentations next week by visiting scholar from Scotland, Neil McGarvery. He begins with a round table discussion on Tuesday, April 12. His visit is sponsored by the International Visiting Scholar Program with some funding provided by the Ariens Foundation. This program is a joint initiative between UWGB […]

Scholar from Scotland greets UW-Green Bay and St. Norbert College

GREEN BAY –The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is proud to host the international visiting scholar from Scotland, Dr. Neil McGarvey, Monday through Friday, April 11 to 15. McGarvey will conduct several classroom visits, present two guest-lectures, and meet and greet with professors. He will tour UWGB and St. Norbert College campuses and classrooms, and visit […]

Visiting scholar from India will be in town through April 27

Dr. Baisakhi Bandyopadhyay, a senior fellow in the Ministry of Culture of the government of India, is visiting the UW-Green Bay campus during the three-week period from April 6 to April 27. Hosted by the International Visiting Scholars Program, she is scheduled to visit a number of classes here and at St. Norbert College and […]

Studies and snow angels: Nursing hosts visiting scholar from Brazil

Prof. Maria Márcia Bachion of the Federal University of Goiás (Brazil), recently completed three weeks as a UW-Green Bay visiting scholar in the Professional Program of Nursing. Bachion is currently completing her postdoctoral work under the direction of Dr. Alba Lucia Bottura Leite de Barros, at the Escola Paulista de Enfermagem of the Federal University […]

Visiting writers: ‘Dos Peruanos en Green Bay’


Associate Prof. Gabriel Saxton-Ruiz of Humanistic Studies invites the campus community to a pair of literary events next week featuring contemporary novelists from Peru. The visitors, Jennifer Thorndike and Francisco Ángeles, will be highlighted as “Two Peruvians in Green Bay” (Dos Peruanos en Green Bay) in events on campus and at The Attic Books & […]

Faulty note: Shelton

Assistant Prof. Jon Shelton of  Democracy and Justice Studies spent the past week as a Visiting Scholar for UW-Madison’s Havens Center for the Study of Social Justice. As part of the program, Shelton gave two public lectures which connected his research to contemporary politics. The talks were titled “’Compulsory Unionism’ in the Public Sector: Free […]

Nursing’s Herdman hosts two scholars from Brazil for public presentations

Assistant Prof. of Nursing Heather Herdman is hosting two visiting scholars from the Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Brazil, the week of October 13. Camila Takáo Lopes, Ph.D., RN, is the author of  “Identification of the predictive factors for bleeding in the immediate postoperative period after cardiac surgery.” Agueda Calvalcante, Ph.D., RN, is author of […]

Senzaki hosts lecture by Japanese scholar on babies, understanding

How babies understand the social world will be the topic for a Japanese researcher who will discuss her work in a UW-Green Bay appearance later this month. Faculty member Yuki Shimizu from Saitama University in Japan will lecture on “Developmental Processes of Understanding Others” on Monday, April 28, from 12:45 to 1:15 p.m. in Wood […]

Today’s visiting scholar lecture: ‘The Atlantis of the Steppe’

Visiting scholar Wolfram von Scheliha of the University of Leipzig, Germany, will present “The Atlantis of the Steppe: Sarai as a Global City in the Middle Ages” at 4 p.m. today (Wednesday, March 26) in the Union’s Christie Theatre. He’ll discuss the rise and fall of the capital of the Mongol Empire, one of the medieval world’s […]

Next visiting scholar: artist and activist Mohamed Abla of Egypt

Mohamed Abla, a contemporary artist and activist from Egypt, will be on campus the week of March 31 through April 4. Sponsored by the International Visiting Scholars Program of UW-Green Bay and St. Norbert College, Abla’s visit offers its first public event at 7 p.m. Monday (March 31) in the Union’s Christie Theatre. He will […]