Tag: Public and Environmental Affairs

2019 Student Nominated Teaching Award winners

The Student Nominated Teacher Award is an effort of the Instructional Development Council and Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning that recognizes excellent teaching from a student perspective. This year, the committee changed the administration of the award to reflect the breadth and diversity of outstanding teaching that is taking place on this […]

UW-Green Bay alumnus hard at work as DATCP secretary

UW-Green Bay alumnus Brad Pfaff (Public and Environmental Affairs), who took office as the secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection in January, has been busy listening and learning from farmers across the state. “I think it’s extremely important that everyone recognizes how important agriculture and our farmers are to this state,” Pfaff […]

Faculty note: Prof. Coen asks, What Do You Mean By ‘Immigrants’?

Assistant Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science) wrote the article “What Do You Mean By ‘Immigrants’?” for CAHSS and Effect. In this article, Coen explains why “there is no single category or simple dichotomy in which ‘immigrants’ can be placed.” Read more.

Pop-up student showcase set for Monday, May 6

A Pop-Up Student Showcase featuring students from Democracy and Justice Studies, History, Humanities, Political Science and Public and Environmental Affairs will be taking place at the Weidner Center in Studio 301 on Monday, May 6, 2019 from 12:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. This celebration of student work will include demonstrations, launches, celebrations, presentations and live podcast recordings. […]

Associate Prof. David Helpap quoted in WPR story

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. David Helpap (Public and Environmental Affairs) joined the discussion following the announcement of Donald Trump’s campaign rally in Green Bay set for Saturday, April 27, 2019. “Democrats clearly think that Wisconsin is a swing state that needs to be won in the 2020 election,” he said. Helpap said the crowded field of […]

Prof. Coen featured on WPR at 3 p.m. today to discuss ‘sanctuary cities’ for asylum seekers

The Washington Post reported last week that the White House proposed sending asylum seekers detained at the border to so-called “sanctuary cities.” UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science, Public and Environmental Affairs) will be the guest of WPR’s Central Time at 3 p.m. today (Tuesday. April 16, 2019) to discuss the proposal. “We […]

Philanthropy class $10,000 grant award announcement on Wednesday, May 1

UW-Green Bay’s 2019 Strategic Philanthropy class will award $10,000 to an organization of their choice. The grant award announcement will take place on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 4 p.m. in the Winter Garden in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall (MAC). Under the direction of Associate Prof. Lora Warner (Public and Environmental Affairs), the class conducted site […]