Congratulations to the organizers of the Tiny Earth event at Lambeau Field taking place Friday, Dec. 6. There were more than 500 registrants and 88 poster submissions. Fifteen colleges and universities are represented. The discovery of new antibiotics is the ultimate goal. See more.
WiSys’ Innovation and Aging Competition held a Reverse Pitch Forum on Wednesday, Nov. 20 to kickstart the Innovation and Aging student idea competition. The event served as a springboard for interested student groups. The forum included brief “pitches” from organizations, community members and interested students about specific problems and challenges associated with aging. Audience members then […]
UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus Prof. Amy Kabrhel and Sheboygan Campus Prof. James Kabrhel recently performed a Cool Chemistry show for the 4K Family Outreach Night that is part of the Two Rivers School District. Photo submitted.
Save the date for the 2020 Destination Imagination Wisconsin State Tournament. This year’s event will be hosted on Saturday, April 18, 2020. You can learn more about DI on its website. This event will bring close to 7,000 people to campus in one day and will be a terrific way to showcase UW-Green Bay. With this […]
On Friday, Dec. 6, 2019, students from across the state, including UW-Green Bay, will present their research findings about antibiotic resistance at the Tiny Earth Symposium at Lambeau Field from 5 to 8 p.m. The keynote speaker, Director of the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery (WID) and founder of Tiny Earth, Jo Handelsman, will discuss the […]
UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Assistant Prof. Renee Richer (Natural and Applied Sciences) was recently selected to participate in the Deep Teaching Residency in January 2020. The Deep Teaching Residency analyzes how an instructor’s ability to provide an inclusive teaching experience in a STEM classroom can be impacted by various components. The Residency will be from […]
Founded a short 20 months ago, UW-Green Bay’s student organization, Women in Technology (WIT), is seeking to end the long-existing stigma that men should dominate the technology field. This stereotype is one felt personally by members within the organization, including current WIT President Emily Sawall and Vice President Amber Honnef—the only two females in one […]
UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Chemistry, Natural and Applied Science) recently published an article titled “Multifunctional photo-physiochemical properties of tetronic 304 in aqueous phase: Mechanistic aspects of Au(III) reduction into Au(0)” in the Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. This work demonstrates the applications of star polymers for the synthesis of desired shape and size nanomaterials […]
The 17th Annual Research in the Rotunda will take place Wednesday, March 11, 2020 in the State Capitol’s Rotunda in Madison, Wisconsin. This all-day event is intended to highlight the quality and value of undergraduate research, including their involvement in faculty-guided research projects. Outstanding undergraduate student researchers from across the state will present their research together with their […]
The “Reverse Pitch Forum” event on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019 from 2:15 to 3:30 p.m. in the MAC Winter Garden (202) will serve as a springboard to WiSys’ Innovation in Aging student idea competition on March 4, 2020. That competition will include cash prizes for the top solution pitches as well as cash prizes for the top […]