Tag: Biology

Marinette Campus professor researches possible link between environmental exposure to algae and Alzheimer’s

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You wouldn’t think that a professor whose work mainly focuses on dry, arid landscapes would have much relevance to life near the Great Lakes. But, UW-Green Bay Prof. Renee Richer’s research may help change the way the world looks at Alzheimer’s and ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease, by changing the way we look at… algae. […]

Students, community members can join-in on Florida Keys trip

The course Biology 298 Special Topics In Biology, Biology of the Florida Keys, will be running a trip to the Florida Keys from Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019 through Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019. This course can be taken by students for credit as well as by community members and non-credit participants. Biology of the Florida Keys is snorkel-based course that […]

International Women’s Day event held on Marinette Campus, Thursday, Mar. 7

There will be an International Women’s Day: Women’s Wisdom Forum held on the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus on Thursday, Mar. 7, 2019. The exhibit hall will open at 5:30 p.m., with the speaker panel discussion to begin at 6:30 p.m. Hear from some of the most influential and inspiring women in Marinette and Menominee Counties […]

Undergraduates (all campuses) can now apply for the Sager Scholarship

Thanks to the generosity of emeriti faculty Paul and Thea Sager, UW-Green Bay science undergraduates have an opportunity to compete for a $1,100 scholarship recognizing outstanding scientific research from a classroom or extracurricular academic project. Eligible students must 1) be enrolled as an undergraduate at UW-Green Bay (including branch campuses) seeking a degree in the […]

Tiny Earth, Big Impact

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Congratulations to Prof. Brian Merkel, campus support personnel and everyone who took part in the Tiny Earth event at the Lambeau Field Atrium, Friday, Dec. 7. Attendance alone (about 250 attendees) was impressive for the inaugural event. In addition, UW-Green Bay students took first and third place (out of 56) for their research posters. “Tiny […]

More on yellow perch partnership

The partnership between UW-Green Bay and The Farmory is working to breed yellow perch. The hope is that the project will be able to reduce the cost of fish fry dinners while also increasing the quality. As well, the project allows young people to become involved in locally-sourced food options. Read the full story in Outdoor […]