Prof. Rebecca Meacham (English, Humanities) was featured on WPR to promote UntitledTown, a book and author festival in Green Bay that boasts many connections to UW-Green Bay. The organizers of the festival discusses the upcoming event and why book festivals matter to the community and local economy. Take a listen.
UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science, Public and Environmental Affairs) was featured as a guest on “White House Considered Sending Asylum Seekers To Sanctuary Cities” on WPR. Listen here.
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 Democratic candidates will also continue to make the rounds in Wisconsin. Vermont U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders visited Madison last week, Minnesota U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar came to the state in February and former Texas U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke has made two stops here, one in Madison and another in Milwaukee. Listen to the WPR interview, here.
In a WPR article featuring Green Bay mayoral candidates and their take on the city’s pothole problems, Associate Prof. David Helpap (Public and Environmental Affairs) provided insight. “No matter which candidate ends up winning, it is going to be a change at City Hall,” he said. Read more.
Prof. John Luczaj (Natural and Applied Sciences) will be featured on Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) on Thursday, Mar. 7, 2019 during the 6 a.m. to 7 a.m. hour. Prof. John Luczaj will discuss the new Water Science major that will be offered by UW-Green Bay this fall. The Water Science major at UW-Green Bay is the first of its kind in the UW System.
Ben & Joyce Rosenberg Professor Regan A. R. Gurung (Psychology, Human Development) was recently featured on a WPR segment that focuses on how to tackle holiday stress. Prof. Gurung gives tips on how to cope with stress and anxiety that might be felt around the holidays. Listen here.
Assistant Prof. Vallari Chandna (Business Administration) was recently featured on a WPR segment that explores what we buy when no one is watching. “How has minimized person-to-person interaction influenced what we purchase?” is one of the questions that this segment discusses. Listen to the segment.
UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Brian Merkel (Human Biology) was featured on WPR’s morning show to discuss solving the problem of antibiotic resistance, which is the theme for the “Tiny Earth” event to be held at Lambeau Field on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. Listen to the segment.
Researchers in Green Bay hope to reduce the cost of Wisconsin’s traditional Friday night fish fry by working with The Farmory to set up breeding tanks for the popular yellow perch, which is becoming hard to find in the wild. UW-Green Bay researcher Ken Webb is proud to report that the perch grown at The Farmory will actually be yellow perch, versus what he referred to as an imported knockoff. Read the full story.
Assistant Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science, Public and Environmental Affairs), who teaches at UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc and Sheboygan campuses, was interviewed on WPR’s “Central Time” on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 for a segment discussing the Trump administration’s new cuts to U.S. refugee admissions. Listen to the segment.