Tag: Public and Environmental Affairs

Faculty note: UW-Green Bay Prof. Coen to speak at Great Decisions Lecture, Sept. 19

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science, Public & Environmental Affairs) will be delivering a public lecture on “Refugees and Global Migration” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19. This lecture will take place at the Mead Public Library in Sheboygan. Coen’s lecture is part of the 2019 Great Decisions series.

Reminder: First Global Studies Roundtable Discussion is Friday, Sept. 13

The UW-Green Bay Global Studies program is holding a very important campus discussion about the legacy of Alexander von Humboldt, whose anniversary of his 250th birthday is celebrated by the world in 2019. The first fall 2019 conversation, “Alexander von Humboldt: An Intellectual Giant for All Ages,” will be led by Professors Marcelo Cruz (Global Studies, PEA, Geography) […]

First Global Studies Roundtable Discussion is Friday, Sept. 13

The UW-Green Bay Global Studies program is holding  a very important campus discussion about the legacy of Alexander von Humboldt, whose anniversary of his 250th birthday is celebrated by the world in 2019. The first fall 2019 conversation, “Alexander von Humboldt: An Intellectual Giant for All Ages,” will be led by Professors Marcelo Cruz (Global Studies, PEA, Geography) […]

Prof. Coen does WPR Central Time segment about Flores agreement, and Trump rule

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science, Public & Environmental Affairs) was interviewed on WPR’s Central Time for a segment about the Flores agreement and the Trump administration’s new rule impacting migrant children and families. You can listen to the segment here.

Prof. Coen interviewed on BBC about Syrian conflict

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science, Public & Environmental Affairs) was interviewed on BBC Radio for a July 27, 2019 segment about the Syrian conflict and international response. Coen was part of a panel of experts interviewed by BBC radio host Dotun Adebayo about the future of the conflict and the lack of action by […]

Faculty note: Prof. Helpap publication

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. David Helpap (Public and Environmental Affairs, Political Science) recently had a peer-reviewed journal article, “Public Management in Rural Local Governments: An Assessment of Institutional Differences and Implications” accepted for publication in State and Local Government Review, a SAGE Journals publication. The research examines the use of a professional administrator by rural […]

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 […]

Salt Lake City economic development official named CEO of Greater Richmond Partnership | Local | richmond.com

The head of the economic development department in Salt Lake City has been named the new president and CEO of the Greater Richmond Partnership. Lara Fritts ’93 (Regional Analysis) will become the top executive of the Richmond regional economic development organization effective Aug. 12, the group announced Monday. via Salt Lake City economic development official […]

Professional development opportunity, ‘Strategies for Grant Writing’

UW-Green Bay Continuing Education is hosting training for non-profit professionals at UW-Green Bay’s Manitowoc Campus. The Success Workshop: Strategies for Grant Writing, will be July 24-25, 8:30 a.m. to Noon. Cost is $179. Register here. The two-part series will dive into the grant-writing process and how to excel at developing a grant-writing strategy. Associate Prof. […]