Prof. Michael Draney (Biology and Natural and Applied Sciences) was featured in a news story about why mosquitoes are thriving in Northeast Wisconsin. More via Mosquitoes thriving thanks to Northeast Wisconsin’s wet weather | wearegreenbay.com.
Faculty, summer 2020 faculty-led travel course proposals are due to your academic dean by Tuesday, Oct. 1. The link to the proposal form and additional information can be found here. Late applications can be accepted, but please contact the Office of International Education. Leading a travel course is a great way to connect with students, teach a […]
Prof. Katia Levintova (Democracy and Justice Studies, Global Studies and Political Science) received Western Michigan’s Political Science Alumni Achievement Award for 2019. Prof. Levintova attended Western Michigan for her doctoral degree. Past recipients and more information can be found here. Congratulations!
CAHSS Associate Dean Ryan Martin and social psychologist Elif Ikizer discuss culture and stigma on new Psychology and Stuff Podcast in its first episode of season 5. Listen here.
“Women’s Rights and the Post-Civil War World,” a public talk and workshop, will take place Sept. 20 and 21 at Penn State University Park. Marking the centennial of the passage of the 19th Amendment, guaranteeing women’s suffrage in the United States, this event shifts our focus to a broad range of women’s rights activism that […]
UW-Green Bay Prof. David Voelker (History and Humanities) recently published The Powhatans and the English in the Seventeenth-Century Chesapeake with Oxford University Press. The book is part of the Debating American History series, which Voelker co-edits. Five other titles, edited by Voelker, were also published in July. See more.
In this video, Prof. Harvey Kaye (Ben & Joyce Rosenberg Professor of Democracy and Justice Studies) explains why the American Revolution was a real revolution and why today’s radicals should aim at redeeming and recovering history. More of Prof. Kaye’s thoughts can be found in his book, “Take Hold of Our History: Make America Radical […]
Can you imagine children’s literature as being horrific? UW-Green Bay Prof. Nesvet (English), in celebration of author Roald Dahl’s birthday, writes about how his stories represent a time when children’s literature used to be full of horror. Read her full writing here.
UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus Associate Prof. Amy Kabrhel (Chemistry), Assistant Prof. Breeyawn Lybbert (Chemistry) and Associate Prof. James Kabrhel (Chemistry) performed a Cool Chemistry show at Sputnikfest in Manitowoc on Saturday, Sept. 7. These ‘cool’ events give attendees the chance to experience explosions, color-changing solutions, solid foams, dry ice fog, fire and even more explosions. Sputnikfest celebrates the moment a […]
In this video, UW-Green Bay Prof. Harvey J. Kaye (Ben & Joyce Rosenberg Professor of Democracy and Justice Studies), points out how, starting with the revolution, the American tradition is a radical one. By comparing Thomas Paine to Edmund Burke he demonstrates how the American project was founded as a project of emancipation. Harvey J […]