Tag: Historical Perspectives Series

Fugelsang leaves them laughing, and thinking

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Prof. Harvey Kaye reflected on the  John Fugelsang presentation March 29 — part of the Historical Perspectives Series, “He combined standup comedy (with brilliance and vulgarity that reflected the nature of American politics) AND smart intellectual analysis… At times John was hilarious and at times as serious as an historically informed academic, which combined, afforded us […]

Author of ‘Dollarocracy’ to speak on Money, Media and Politics

John Nichols, author of the popular book Dollarocracy, is the final speaker of this year’s Historical Perspective Lecture Series. He will present on “Money, Media and Politics” at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 7 in Rose Hall 250. The presentation is open to the public. Nichols is the national affairs correspondent for Nation magazine, and is […]

Final reminder on Fugelsang

He has his own solo act, and has written for Rosie O’Donnell and other famous comedians. He has a take on, well… everything, and he is sharing it with Green Bay in person, next week. John Fugelsang will give a public presentation on Humor and Politics at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 29 in Rose Hall […]

Fugelsang presents on humor and politics

Actor, comedian, political commentator and the host of  “Tell Me Everything” on SiriusXM (satellite radio) John Fugelsang, will give a public presentation on Humor and Politics at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 29 in Rose Hall 250 at UW-Green Bay. The presentation of the Historical Perspectives Lecture Series is free and open to the public. This […]

Actor and Comedian Fugelsang to Speak on Humor and Politics

GREEN BAY – Actor, comedian, political commentator and the host of “Tell Me Everything” on SiriusXM (satellite radio) John Fugelsang, will give a public presentation on Humor and Politics at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 29 in Rose Hall 250 at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. The presentation of the Historical Perspectives Lecture Series is free […]

Documentary showing “Dream On” is cancelled

The two-part series of the new documentary “Dream On” that was to be shown publicly today (Thursday, March 24) at 2 p.m., and again Tuesday, March 29, in Rose Hall 250, has been cancelled. Prof. Harvey Kaye will hold classes on both days, as scheduled. (In the documentary, John Fugelsang looks into the state of […]

Celebrating UWGB’s 50th, Historical Perspective’s 30th

There are two programs coming up in celebration of UWGB’s 50th and the Historical Perspective Series’ 30th Anniversaries. It’s not too early to mark them on your calendar. At 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 29 in Rose Hall 250, UWGB, actor, comedian, political commentator, and the host of Tell Me Everything on SiriuxXM Insight, John Fugelsang, will […]

Kaye gets shoutout from friend Brookhiser over speaking gig

Nationally renowned author, historian and political analyst Richard Brookhiser — who lectured here this fall as part of Harvey Kaye’s Historical Perspectives Lecture Series — mentioned his friend in a December 10 tweet: UW-Green Bay’s Kaye will deliver commencement address – via @uwgreenbaynews  Will invoke Thomas Paine, if I know the speaker. We told you […]

Busy Tuesday

The history of holism and its contrasts with our current health care system will be the topic of the first After Thoughts presentation of the 2015-16 series tonight (Oct. 6). Associate Professor of Nursing T. Heather Herdman is the featured speaker at the event 5 to 7 p.m. at the Weidner Center. With a reception, […]