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UW-Green Bay students help nonprofits measure their good works There was palpable excitement entering Lora Warner’s Government and Nonprofit classroom last semester. Her students were actively engaged with local Nonprofits through service learning; visiting sites, getting their “hands dirty” and evaluating each program to determine the best ways to measure and communicate the Nonprofits mission […]

Prof. Ryan Martin and Assistant Prof. Alan Chu discuss sports psychology in new ‘Psych and Stuff’ podcast episode

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 […]

Press-Gazette coverage: ‘Cat Grandpa’ goes viral at pet shelter owned by UW-Green Bay alumna

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 […]

Fox 11 reports on upcoming Brown County library event featuring UW-Green Bay professors and dean

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 […]

Free saxophone recital to take place at Weidner Center on Monday, Oct. 8

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.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show is coming to Manitowoc Campus

University Theatre at UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus will perform “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” this fall. Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26-27. Tickets will be available after Oct. 1. “The Rocky Horror Show” is a cult classic. “Sweethearts Brad and Janet, stuck with a flat tire during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. […]

Prof. Boswell gives popular presentation at Waupaca Area Library

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Caroline Boswell (Humanities) presented “Ye Olde Pub: A Social and Cultural History of England’s Early Drinking Houses,” at the Waupaca Area Public Library, Monday. Sept. 17. Her presentation dug into the rich early history of those temples of British culture: the pubs. Beyond their charm and antiquity, these centuries-old drinking establishments […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Alan Chu won big at 2018 Badger Open

Assistant Prof. Alan Chu (Human Development) is a competitive table tennis player, who participated in and won three prizes at the 2018 Badger Open: Mini-Table Singles Champion, U3800 Doubles Champion and U2100 Singles Second Place. The Badger Open, hosted in Milwaukee, is the biggest table tennis tournament in Wisconsin. There were more than 200 competitors […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Jason Cowell publication

Assistant Prof. Jason Cowell (Human Development) recently had an article published on the development of fairness across 13 cultures around the world in the journal Developmental Science. The article details developmental differences from ages five- to twelve-years-old in how children in individualistic and collectivistic cultures reason about and decide to distribute resources to others (based on […]

Sarah Detweiler gives an overview of the art major in Door County

Announced by the Door County Pulse, Associate Prof. Sarah Detweiler (Art and Design) will give an overview of becoming an art major to a Door County audience in November. She will share the various types of art schools and programs, the differences between them, and why students might find one to be a better fit […]