Professors Amy Wolf and Robert Howe, in collaboration with the Green Bay office of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Cofrin Center for Biodiversity staff, have been awarded a $150,000 grant to implement ecological restoration efforts at UW-Green Bay’s Pt. au Sable Nature Preserve. The $150,000 grant comes from Sustain Our Great Lakes, a public–private partnership involving ArcelorMittal, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S.Fish and Wildlife Service, the U.S. Forest Service, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Pre-proposals for the 2013-14 academic year common theme are due October 29, 2012. Pre-proposals should be one page or less and include the title of the theme, a short description of the theme and why it would be an appropriate theme for UW-Green Bay, and a few ideas regarding the types of activities/speakers/books that you would suggest as part of the theme for the year. Submit to Dean Scott Furlong.