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  • UW-Green Bay Chancellor leaving University on Sept. 30
    by Sue Bodilly on August 14, 2019 at 3:38 pm

    Chancellor Gary L. Miller Accepts New Role as University of Akron President Green Bay, Wis. — After five years at the helm, UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller today announced that he is leaving his role as UW-Green Bay chancellor at the end of September to assume the role of president at the University of

  • WRITING LIFE: Teaching Myself to Revise by Tara DaPra in Hippocampus Magazine
    by Sue Bodilly on August 13, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    “As a student in high school and college, I was plagued by both perfectionism and procrastination. I had no idea how to engage in a good writing process, I underestimated how long work would take, and I worked best under the stress of deadlines.” Lecturer Tara DaPra (English Composition, Humanities) pens this column, in the

  • Join Weidner Center for Pre-Concert Dinner on Sept. 28
    by Sue Bodilly on August 13, 2019 at 6:18 pm

    A festive dinner will take place in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall prior to the Weidner Philharmonic’s New World Symphony concert, Sept. 28, 2019. Enjoy a delicious dinner catered by The Hyatt Regency Green Bay. Tickets are $40/person. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., dinner begins at 6 p.m. Cash bar is available. Please indicate

  • Bay College announces opening reception for art exhibition featuring UW-Green Bay alumna Terri Warpinski
    by Sue Bodilly on August 13, 2019 at 6:10 pm

    Bay College announces the exhibition of UW-Green Bay alumna Terri Warpinski’s ’79 (Humantities) “Surface Tension,” which studies landscape as a trace of socio-cultural interaction in three geographical locations around the world. The exhibition runs from Sept. 3 to Sept. 18, 2019. Artist reception is 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019 at the Besse Gallery.

  • Prof. Rector leads ‘piano academy’ for students 10-17
    by Sue Bodilly on August 8, 2019 at 3:16 pm

    UW-Green Bay Prof. Michael Rector (Music) has created an immersive musical training series called Piano Academy for kids aged 10-17, as a way to impart his love of classical music to the community. According to Psychology Today, there is abundant evidence that supports the idea that learning to play music can enhance cognitive performance in

  • When Things Go Wrong, Don’t Catastrophize | Wisconsin Public Radio with Ryan Martin
    by Sue Bodilly on August 8, 2019 at 3:01 pm

    “When you forget your umbrella, stain your shirt, or miss an appointment, it’s easy to think that your whole day is ruined. We talk with an expert on anger about how to stop blowing things out of proportion, also known as ‘catastrophizing.'” Associate Dean Ryan Martin talks with WPR about the subject via When Things

  • Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: ‘James at the Giant Peach’ musical scheduled in Manitowoc
    by Sue Bodilly on August 8, 2019 at 2:59 pm

    Peter Quince Performing Company will present four performances of the musical “James and the Giant Peach” at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8-10 and 3 p.m. Aug. 11 in University Theatre of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus. Info: pqpc.org. The youth-driving company is in 51st season of present a large-scale musical each summer. See more

  • Prof. Entwistle and a cast of alumni working with SNC’s Next Stage production of ‘Newsies’
    by Sue Bodilly on August 8, 2019 at 2:46 pm

    Pro. Jeff Entwistle (Theatre and Dance) has designed the scenery for St. Norbert College’s Next Stage Theatre, August 8-10 at 7:30 p.m. August 10 and 11 at 2 p.m. This year’s production of “Newsies” has a cast representing 19 high schools from Oshkosh to Oconto Falls and Algoma. These students choose to work in a

  • Students studying abroad meet Nobel Peace Prize winner
    by Jena Richter Landers on August 5, 2019 at 4:03 pm

    Students on a faculty-led travel course in Poland, lead by Associate Prof. Heidi Sherman (Humanities) and Asst. Director for Study Abroad Jemma Lund, had the opportunity to meet Lech Wałęsa. Wałęsa is a Nobel Peace Prize recipient and he co-founded and headed the Soviet bloc’s first independent trade union, Solidarity. He was also the president of Poland from

  • Interdisciplinary UW-Green Bay team places second in WiSys Innovation Showcase
    by Sue Bodilly on August 5, 2019 at 3:26 pm

    UW-Green Bay students Carol Brehmer (Human Development and Business Administration) and Ebanie Schmidt ’19 (Design Arts) took second place in the WiSys Innovation Showcase on July 22, 2019 with their innovation “PIVOTAL.” The student competition was held at UW-Stout during WiSys’ annual celebration of research and innovation, known as WSTS. PIVOTAL is a hypoallergenic, easy-to-use