As America attempts to respond to the current pandemic, we can see more clearly the problems with our economic and political systems. Does history suggest a way forward? For this episode, Kaye discusses, Take Hold of Our History: Make America Radical Again, in light of the unfolding crisis.
Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) recently had a peer-reviewed article accepted in the journal Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences. The article focuses on the biological underpinnings of political orientations and is co-authored with Chris Dawes (Wilf Family Department of Politics, New York University). The article will appear in a special issue of Current Opinion on political ideologies, which is guest edited by Professors John Jost, Eran Halperin and Kristin Laurin.
Professor Sampathkumar Ranganathan (Business Administration-Marketing and Management) has officially changed his name to Sampath Kumar.
UW-Green Bay undergraduate research assistant Bailey Sommerfeld (Psychology) recently worked with Assistant Prof. Alan Chu (Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology) to publish an article in “Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators.” Their work discusses strategies for coaches to work with parents who have tremendous influence over the youth athletes to help provide the best environment in which youth athletes can thrive.
Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) has been appointed to the editorial board of “Politics and the Life Sciences,” a peer-reviewed journal published by Cambridge University Press. “Politics and the Life Sciences” publishes scholarly research at the intersection of political science and the life sciences.
Associate Prof. Christin DePouw (Education) and Assistant Prof. Miranda Schornack (Education) have been awarded $32,000 through a UW System grant for inclusive excellence. The grant supports professional development for educators at UW-Green Bay and Green Bay Area Public Schools (GBAPS) around culturally responsive pedagogy and equity-minded educators. The professional development seminars will take place during the 2020-2021 academic year.
Prof. Emeritus Michael Kraft (Political Science and Public and Environmental Affairs) was recently quoted in a WalletHub piece about electorate representation index. Read the entire piece here.
UW-Green Bay Prof. Harvey Kaye (Ben & Joyce Rosenberg Professor of Democracy and Justice Studies) is live on WSLR965 discussing radicalism in the making of American democracy. You can listen live Wednesday morning. On Tuesday, March 3, 2020, Kaye spent time with the Roosevelt Institute chapter at the University of Tennessee Knoxville, discussing FDR’s Four Freedoms and Economic Bill of Rights.