Tag: Public Administration

Faculty note: Associate Prof. Warner facilitates non-profit discussion at Weidner Center

Associate Prof. Lora Warner (Public Administration) facilitated a discussion on the topic of Fund Development at the Greater Green Bay Community Foundation’s Nonprofit Initiative Summit, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019. The discussion, which had about 150 attendees, took place at the Weidner Center.

UW-Green Bay Public Administration degree and Nonprofit Management Certificate now offered online

Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Public Administration program announces its Public Administration Major and Nonprofit Management Certificate are now achievable online as well as in-person. This endeavor will make the program more widely available for employed adults while allowing a new generation of college students to pursue their UW-Green Bay education […]

Alumnus Brad Pfaff: ‘We need leaders that can build connections, move people forward’

Wisconsin’s Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection secretary designee and UW-Green Bay alumnus, Brad Pfaff ’90 (Public and Environmental Affairs) says college allowed him to expand his horizons beyond his rural community and work with people who were not farmers. “I needed to meet and work with people that didn’t know the difference between […]

Alumnus Vanya Koepke receives Washington County’s outstanding alumnus award

UW-Green Bay alumnus Vanya Koepke ’15 (Public Administration, Political Science) has been named the recipient of UW-Milwaukee at Washington County’s 2019 outstanding alumnus award. Koepke attended UW-Milwaukee at Washington County before transferring to UW-Green Bay. He currently works as a Senior Carrier Sales Executive at Schneider National in Green Bay. Koepke also has a strong interest in […]

UW-Green Bay alumnus featured in “Wisconsin State Farmer”

UW-Green Bay alumnus Brad Pfaff (Public Administration, Business Administration), Secretary-designee of the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, was featured in the Wisconsin State Farmer. Pfaff is looking forward to serving “the farmers of Wisconsin and the rural communities of the state.” Read more.

Alumna pursues career in agriculture, fights stereotype

Katie Werner ’13 (Public Administration and Environmental Planning and Policy), is not your stereotypical nutrient management planner. She has no farm background, and she is in a field typically dominated by males. However, that hasn’t stopped her in her role with the Country Visions Cooperative, a company in Reedsville that provides services to 14 counties […]

Faculty note: Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk compares Clinton and Obama’s success in demographics

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk’s (Public Administration) study in the Journal of Political Marketing concludes that former presidential candidate Hilary Clinton was less successful in gaining the interest of demographic groups in the 2016 election than Barack Obama in 2012. Weinschenk said that by using state-level data, he found out that Clinton underperformed Obama in 83% […]

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk speaks at Urban Policy Forum

Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk speaks at Urban Policy Forum

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Public Administration) was the keynote speaker at the League of Wisconsin Municipalities “Urban Policy Forum” at the Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton. Weinschenk spoke to an audience of 25 mayors and administrators from Wisconsin about the electoral politics and demographics in the state.