Tag: Womens and Gender Studies

Author, activist LaDuke to speak on food sovereignty April 15 at UW-Green Bay

Internationally acclaimed author, orator and activist Winona LaDuke will offer a free public presentation on food sovereignty at 7 p.m. Monday, April 15 in Room 250 of Rose Hall on the UW-Green Bay campus, 2420 Nicolet Drive. LaDuke (Anishinaabe), a graduate of Harvard and Antioch universities with advanced degrees in rural economic development, has devoted […]

Faculty note: Huh presentation

Economics Prof. Yunsun Huh, a faculty member in Democracy and Justice Studies and also Women’s and Gender Studies, recently presented her research paper “Do Tied Movers Matter?: The Effect of Home-Country Gender Status on the Labor Market Success of Immigrants” at the Midwest Economic Association Conference in Columbus, Ohio. She also participated as a discussant […]

Slideshow: Fencl, ‘After Thoughts’ and mysteries of the universe

Heidi Fencl’s introduction during her March 5 After Thoughts address was perhaps not what attendees at the popular UW-Green Bay program are accustomed to hearing. “If you came wanting to know, what is dark energy?, we’re done,” Fencl said with a smile. “Talk’s over. We don’t know.”

Theatre, Cofrin School partner on Business Ethics panel on ‘Radium Girls’

In partnership with the UW-Green Bay Theatre program, the Austin E. Cofrin School of Business presents an interdisciplinary panel examining the case of the so-called “Radium Girls.” The discussion is scheduled for 5 to 7 p.m. next Wednesday (March 6) in Phoenix Room C of the University Union. It coincides with the run of the […]

International Women’s Day Luncheon is March 6

Space is still available for the UW-Green Bay International Women’s Day Luncheon, scheduled to take place from noon to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 6, in Phoenix C of the University Union. Eastern European human rights activist Lubomira Slusna — a previous visitor to campus and host of traveling UW-Green Bay contingents in return — will […]

Women’s and Gender Studies co-hosts ‘Graduating to a Pay Gap’

The UW-Green Bay Women’s and Gender Studies academic unit and the campus chapter of the American Association of University Women are collaborating to host “Graduating to a Pay Gap: Research Panel Watch Party and Discussion” from 2:30 to 4 p.m. this Thursday (Nov. 15) in the Union’s Christie Theatre. All are welcome. The topic is […]

Milwaukee Public Radio spotlights Camp Lloyd in second Cupit interview

We linked last week to an interview involving Psychology Prof. Illene Cupit of UW-Green Bay’s Human Development and Women’s/Gender Studies academic units. A nationally recognized scholar in the field of thanatology, she was interviewed about death and dying for a special series produced by Milwaukee Public Radio for its “Lake Effect” program. A second segment […]

Faculty note: Prof. Huh on gender, development issues

This happened in July but worth mentioning here, today: Assistant Prof. Yunsun Huh, a specialist in economics and faculty member in the Democracy and Justice Studies and Women’s and Gender Studies academic units, led a seminar at the Korean Women’s Development Institute in Seoul. The seminar’s title was “Gender and Capabilities.” Huh introduced concepts of […]

Cupit presents at national conference on student grief

Prof. Illene Cupit, professor of Human Development and Women’s and Gender Studies, recently returned from the Annual Conference on College Student Grief in Raleigh, N.C. Cupit was invited to present three papers, “Global Implications of College Student Grief,” “Grief Theories and Social Support,” and “Service Projects for Students.” Cupit is president of the national professional […]

Brown U scholar to keynote International Women’s Day Luncheon

On Thursday, March 8, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Union’s 1965 Room, UW-Green Bay will observe International Women’s Day with a discussion of international issues. Renowned Brown University scholar Anne Fausto-Sterling, an authority on the development of sexual identity and the biology of gender, will be the keynote speaker. A light lunch will […]