Tag: College of Health/Ed./Soc. Welfare

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Applications for Regent Scholar Grant program due on Wednesday, Nov. 28

Funding available through the Regent Scholar Grant program has been reinstated for 2018-19 and will provide one-time grants to individual faculty or to campus programs that undertake undergraduate research projects having potential to foster innovation, entrepreneurship and talent development. Programs may have an emphasis on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) as well as pursuits in […]

Students celebrate Startup Week Wisconsin with ‘Absurd Innovation Challenge’

Absurd Innovation Challenge Participants

More competitions coming to a college near you UW-Green Bay students participated in an “Absurd Innovation Challenge” that kicked-off Startup Week Green Bay on Monday Nov. 5. Following remarks from Jill Enos of Titletown Tech, students worked in teams to complete an absurd challenge. Students also learned about the upcoming third annual “Innovation in Aging […]

Call for nominations for named professorships

Nominations are now being accepted for the following named professorships: Philip J. and Elizabeth Hendrickson Professorship for Business Barbara Hauxhurst Cofrin Professorship of Natural Sciences Patricia Wood Baer Professorship in Education The deadline for nominations is Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. Please send nomination materials via email to the Secretary of Faculty and Staff at SOFAS@uwgb.edu.

Register for the Trauma Informed Care 1 workshop on Wednesday, Nov. 14

A Trauma Informed Care 1 workshop will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in Phoenix Room A located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Trauma Informed Care 1 is a philosophical model of approaching work with clients, neighbors in the community and family with a different perspective than previously […]

Thank you to Trick or Treat Challenge supply drive participants

Here are the results from the Tick or Treat Challenge for the Campus Cupboard: First place: College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences with 425 items collected Second place: University Union with 344 items collected Third place: UREC with 272 items collected The Disability Services Offices thanks the following offices who participated in the Trick […]

Campus mourns passing of higher education advocate Marvel Elbe

Campus was informed of the passing of Marvel Elbe on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018. She was the widow of Clarence Schaal (d. 1962) and Robert Elbe (d. 2014). She is survived by her children Richard (Dick) Schaal (former director of UW-Green Bay’s Institute for Learning Partnership) and Nancy Vandenput. Both visitation and service were Tuesday, […]

UW-Green Bay student named Outstanding Women of Color in Education Award recipient for 2018

UW-Green Bay student Alana Dallas (First Nations Studies and Social Work) was selected as a honoree for the Outstanding Women of Color in Education Award for 2018. Presented by the University of Wisconsin System, the Outstanding Women of Color in Education Award is an annual honor given to faculty, staff, students or community members to recognize […]

Photography volunteers sought for ‘photovoice study’

Please pass this along to students… Who is ALICE? ALICE is Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed individuals of Wisconsin who earn an income above the federal poverty level but below the basic cost of living. UW-Green Bay students will serve as photographers in this study and will photograph their lived experiences and come together three […]

Foxconn will be on UW-Green Bay campus Wednesday, Oct. 24 to promote Smart Cities Smart Futures

Foxconn will be on the UW-Green Bay campus Wednesday, October 24 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the University Union near Cloud Commons (Booth East B). The company is here to promote its “Smart Cities Smart Futures” contest in which bright ideas from students, faculty and staff could earn a top prize of $5,000. […]

UW-Green Bay Archives and Area Research Center to receive 2018 Governor’s Archives Award

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The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives and Area Research Center (ARC) will be presented with the 2018 Governor’s Archives Award for Archival Innovation. An award presentation will be held Wednesday, October 24 at 4:00 p.m. in the Archives of David A. Cofrin Library, Room 705, UW-Green Bay. The Wisconsin Historical Society will present the award. […]