Tag: online learning

Yes! Online bachelor’s in Health Information secures initial accreditation


UW-Green Bay’s new online bachelor’s degree program in Health Information Management and Technology received good news Thursday afternoon: initial accreditation by the national accrediting agency. The decision by the Commission on Health Informatics and Information Management was relayed to campus by UW Extension, which coordinates the HIMT program offered in collaboration by Extension and UW […]

Faculty note: Gallagher-Lepak and Reilly publish article on e-learning

Nursing faculty members Susan Gallagher-Lepak and Janet Reilly, in collaboration with Cheryl M. Killion from Case Western Reserve University, have published an article titled “Are Virtual Classrooms Colorblind?” in the March 15 issue of the online Journal of Professional Nursing. (It will be published in hardcopy form in the July-August 2015 issue.) The article explains […]

UW-Green Bay to reprise Open Online Course, on app and game development

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will again offer a Local Open Online Course (LOOC), titled “Beginning App & 2D Game Development.” The course begins Wednesday, March 18, but participants are welcome to join as late as the second week of instruction. Units will be addressed each Wednesday in the 12-week course. Offered as an offshoot […]

LOOC here again: ‘Beginning App & 2D Game Development’

UW-Green Bay’s Computer Science program is once again offering a LOOC — a free local online course. The title is Beginning App & 2D Game Development, offered by faculty members Ben Geisler and Peter Breznay. The course begins March 18, but LOOCers can join up to the second week of the course. The course is […]

Reminder: MOOC on Weather/Climate doesn’t require all four sessions

The Brown County Library is partnering with UW-Madison to host a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) entitled: “Changing Weather and Climate in the Great Lakes Region.” The four-week learning expedition explores the ever-changing weather of the Great Lakes Region, changes underway, and societal impacts of our changing climate. The classes are presented at the Brown […]

MOOC takes look at Great Lakes weather


Of possible interest: The Brown County Library is partnering with UW-Madison to host a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) titled “Changing Weather and Climate in the Great Lakes Region.” It’s a four-week offering on weather of the Great Lakes Region, changes underway, and societal impacts of climate changes. The classes will be presented at the […]

UW-Green Bay to offer spring online Spanish in the Professions course

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay this spring is offering an online course in Spanish in the Professions, a program that can help those in business, teaching, law enforcement, health care and customer service learn Spanish. Scheduled to start on Saturday, Feb. 7, this online Spanish course will be taught by experienced instructors who will guide students […]

First master’s awarded in Sustainable Management

Matthew Christianson of Green Bay entered his name in the UW-Green Bay history book Saturday, May 17, during spring commencement at the Kress Events Center. Christianson (left) became the first recipient of the new Master of Science Degree in Sustainable Management. Prof. John Katers presented the diploma and assisted with the ceremonial hooding during the […]

Look! A LOOC! Local Open Online Course makes debut today

Wednesday is a milestone day at UW-Green Bay with the official launch of the University’s first Local Open Online Course (LOOC), a course titled “Beginning App & 2D Game Development.” The course to be taught by Computer Science faculty members Ben Geisler and Peter Breznay had 175 particpants pre-registered as of yesterday, Provost Julia Wallace reports. Free […]