Tag: Wisconsin Public Radio

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Brian Merkel featured on WPR segment

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Brian Merkel (Human Biology) was featured on WPR’s morning show to discuss solving the problem of antibiotic resistance, which is the theme for the “Tiny Earth” event to be held at Lambeau Field on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. Listen to the segment.

UW-Green Bay researcher’s work with The Farmory featured on WPR

Researchers in Green Bay hope to reduce the cost of Wisconsin’s traditional Friday night fish fry by working with The Farmory to set up breeding tanks for the popular yellow perch, which is becoming hard to find in the wild. UW-Green Bay researcher Ken Webb is proud to report that the perch grown at The Farmory will actually be yellow perch, versus […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Alise Coen featured on WPR

Assistant Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science, Public and Environmental Affairs), who teaches at UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc and Sheboygan campuses, was interviewed on WPR’s “Central Time” on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 for a segment discussing the Trump administration’s new cuts to U.S. refugee admissions. Listen to the segment.

Assistant Prof. Vallari Chandna comments on the growth of online grocery shopping

Assistant Prof. Vallari Chandna (Business Administration) was interviewed on WPR’s Central time on the subject of grocery shopping evolution, discussing the varied options, user demographics, changing shopping preferences and U.S. and global patterns of online grocery shopping. Her radio segment is available for listening.

Rosewall on WPR: Stop hating on arts degrees

Prof. Ellen Rosewall of Arts Management did an hour earlier this month (Nov. 10) on the Joy Cardin Show on Wisconsin Public Radio.  A former chair of the Wisconsin Public Radio Association, a leading arts advocate and chair and founder of UWGB’s arts management major, Rosewall shared her observation that society/business/everyone needs the creativity that […]

Riddle previews play with WPR

Prof. Laura Riddle is a huge old-time radio fan… which came through in a highly descriptive and entertaining interview Wednesday afternoon on Wisconsin Public Radio’s “Central Time” program. She talks about the exacting challenge of synching up music, actors and sound effects — and indicated that a lot of the show’s fun will come from […]

Wisconsin Public Radio sings praises of Philosophers’ Café

Tune in to WPR Friday morning (6:45 or 8:45 a.m.) and you’ll hear reference to the monthly Philosophers’ Café program organized by faculty members at UW-Green Bay. We’re told that last month’s Philosophers’ Café – a discussion of higher education’s relationship to social inequality – attracted the attention of WPR’s Wisconsin Life producers. The show, […]

Rybak, Packers Project team featured on WPR’s “Central Time”

Associate Prof. Chuck Rybak and alumna Kate Farley appeared live on Wisconsin Public Radio Friday (Jan. 9), discussing their Packers Project initiative ahead of Sunday’s big game. As we’ve told you here before, the Packers Project is a fan-sourced digital archive of all things Green and Gold, from game-day memories to super superstitions and must-have […]