Daily Archives: August 16, 2018

08/16/2018 - Prof. Weinschenk talks elections with Huffington Post, Fox 11

Randy Bryce won Wisconsin’s Democratic Primary race and the Huffington Post talked to UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) about it. Reports the HuffPost, “Bryce’s early head start ultimately proved insurmountable, however. His general election bid in the conservative-leaning district in southeastern Wisconsin is likely to test both the importance of character issues […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 16, 2018 at 3:49pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

08/16/2018 - Warren Gerds talks Weidner 25th Anniversary

Critic-at-Large Warren Gerds talks Weidner 25th Anniversary season on wearegreenbay.com. “The Weidner Center for the Performing Arts has gotten the ball rolling on its 25th Anniversary Concert that will be a highlight of its milestone season.” Read more.

Posted Thu, Aug. 16, 2018 at 3:32pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

08/16/2018 - Faculty note: Prof. Gurung presents at Fort Leveanworth

UW-Green Bay Prof. Regan A. R. Gurung, PH. D. (Human Development and Psychology)  presented on a panel at Fort Leveanworth, for the Army University Faculty Development program. His book, An Evidence-Based Guide to College and University Teaching: Developing the Model Teacher, is required reading for all instructors.

Posted Thu, Aug. 16, 2018 at 3:27pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

08/16/2018 - Faculty notes: Why fake news can be great news for a University? Prof. Clampitt has the answer

“Researchers trained at universities separate factual health claims from those with sometimes dubious aims. University students, regardless of their discipline, should learn to respect this process and become less prone to outrageous claims that are not backed by facts,” says UW-Green Bay Prof. Phil Clampitt. Read his column, “Why Fake News Can Be Great News […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 16, 2018 at 3:21pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

08/16/2018 - Avoid Wood Hall for police and fire training, August 22-23, 2018

UW-Green Bay will be hosting joint active shooter training in Wood Hall on August 22-23, 2018 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Those on the Green Bay campus will see police vehicles from multiple Wisconsin law enforcement agencies and local fire department vehicles in the area of Wood Hall. You may hear “simulated” gunfire and […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 16, 2018 at 2:41pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

08/16/2018 - Prof. Gurung talks girls and anxiety with Deseret News

“When stressed, many girls cry and try harder to please, while boys often act out or give up, the In fact, for decades, ‘fight or flight’ was the predominant stress response theory,” reports the Deseret News. “However, in the late ’90s, Dr. Shelley Taylor and her team of UCLA researchers discovered that females have an […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 16, 2018 at 2:39pm in News by Sue Bodilly

08/16/2018 - Jessica Tyler Wright talks Weidner 25th Anniversary Concert

She was “Annie” in UW-Marinette’s Theatre on the Bay as a young girl, now Broadway singer Jessica Tyler Wright is returning to help the Weidner Center celebrate its 25th Anniversary Season. Wright was in studio this week talking with Local5Live about her career and the upcoming anniversary concert featuring the return of Brad Little (Phantom […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 16, 2018 at 2:30pm in News by Sue Bodilly

08/16/2018 - McLean Moves Customers from ‘Have to…’ to ‘Want to…’

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If an undergraduate degree in psychology seems an odd foundation for a successful career as entrepreneur and business owner, you only have to meet Steve McLean ‘91 to learn its logic. McLean is co-founder and partner of Wild Blue Technologies, Inc., based in De Pere, Wis. He describes the company as “a strategic experiential design […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 16, 2018 at 10:20am in Alumni Rising by Sue Bodilly

08/16/2018 - Wanted: Volunteers for LifeatUWGB Instagram

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UW-Green Bay Social Media Coordinator Jena Richter Landers is looking for volunteer hosts for the LifeatUWGB Instagram account. Show “followers” your slice of life at UW-Green Bay by applying to host. Shifts are a week long and are open to students, staff, alumni, faculty and administration. Interested parties at the branch campuses are encouraged to apply! To […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 16, 2018 at 10:19am in News by Jena Richter Landers