New from Phoenix Studios is the latest episode of the podcast Psych and Stuff. In this first episode of season four, Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology/Human Development) and Assistant Prof. Alan Chu (Human Development) delve into the world of sport psychology. The discussion covers a variety of aspects within the discipline, from mental health to performance excellence. Listen here.
There will be $1 coffee, tea and other assorted hot beverages available on the second floor of the Cofrin Library all day, every day. Feature blends include: Light, medium and dark roast coffees, hot cocoa, apple cider, pumpkin spice coffee, chai tea latte and caramel vanilla cream coffee. Managed by Your University Union.
The annual UW-Green Bay Employee Benefits and Wellness Fair will be taking place on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Phoenix Rooms located within UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Learn more.
Safe Haven Pet Sanctuary and Cat Cafe in Green Bay, owned by UW-Green Bay alumna Elizabeth Feldhausen ’15 (Psychology and Human Development), has gone viral due to one volunteer that has been dubbed “The Cat Grandpa.” Photos showing De Pere resident Terry Lauerman, 75, sleeping while surrounded by cats have taken the media storm. Read the story from Green Bay Press-Gazette.
Amari Davis, a Trotwood-Madison (Ohio) senior guard, has announced his commitment to the Green Bay men’s basketball team. In Davis, the basketball team will gain “a talented 6-foot-3, 175-pound combo guard.” The Green Bay Press-Gazette has the story.
As reported by Biz Times, UW-Green Bay alumnus Craig Dickman ’82 (Business Administration) has been recently selected by the Green Bay Packers and Microsoft Corp. as the new managing director of TitletownTech. Read the full Biz Times story.
The Brown County Central Library’s third annual family-friendly Library Comic-Con® will be held Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. UW-Green Bay will be well represented at the event with Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology), Associate Prof. Bryan Carr (Communication) and Dean Chuck Ryback (College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences) holding a discussion on the psychology of villains. Fox 11 has the story.
The Cat Island Restoration Project was recently discussed among members of the Northeastern Wisconsin Audubon Society and with Congressman Mike Gallagher (WI-8). The project focuses on reconstructing three islands in the lower bay. UW-Green Bay faculty, students, graduate students and alumni have worked closely with the project. Alumnus Tom Prestby ’16 (Environmental Science and Policy) can be seen in the photo wearing a UW-Green Bay shirt. Read the full story at Audubon Great Lakes.
Anna Marie Wytko, soprano and alto saxophones, will be performing at the Weidner Center on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wytko has performed worldwide and has presented extensive concerto, solo and chamber music performances throughout Europe, North America, South America, Mexico and Canada. This performance is free. Learn more.
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