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Strategic Philanthropy

Strategic Philanthropy is a course offered at UW-Green Bay which has $10,000 from the Learning By Giving Foundation to give away locally. This year, students have issued an RFP for projects that address the early development of at-risk children (ages 0 to 5) or their guardians. Proposals are due at 5pm on April 4, 2014. See details on RFP.

Request for Proposal – 2014- FINAL

iPat – Do The Math

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iPat Environmental Film Series (impact=population*affluence*technology)

Join us for a showing of “Do the Math” –  a fast-paced and inspiring film about the rising movement to take on the fossil fuel industry and solve the climate crisis.

  • What: Do The Math
  • When: Tuesday, March 4, 7pm
  • Where: Christie Theatre, located in the lower level of the University Union

Whitney Passint, UW Green Bay graduate student will give us a local perspective on the issue and offer a Q&A session following the film.  Join us for this important conversation – and FREE POPCORN!

Click here to download the promotional flyer. Questions? Contact Ashley Heath, (920) 465-2608. iPat Film Series is sponsored by: UW Green Bay PEAC, Center for Public Affairs and The Department of Public and Environmental Affairs and is FREE and open to the public.

Living on One Dollar

You’re invited to a special screening:

LIVING ON ONE DOLLAR

Tuesday, February 18th, 7pm

UW Green Bay – University Union, Phoenix Rooms

Living On One Dollar

The film is a documentary that follows three college students who travel to a remote Guatemalan village to find out firsthand what it is like to live on less than $1 per day.  Area experts will be on hand to offer local commentary about this issue after the film.

This event is free and open to the public – and snacks will be provided!   Free parking will be available in the University Union Visitor Lot.    Questions? Contact Ashley Heath: 465-2608 or heatha@uwgb.edu

iPat is back for Spring!

We are happy to announce the return of our iPat film series for Spring 2014 (Impact=population*alluence*technology)

The spring semester of our environmental documentary series kicks off on Tuesday, February 4th with a showing of Shattered Sky.  Mike Grimm, Conservation Ecologist with The Nature Conservancy of Door Peninsula & Green Bay Watershed will join us for commentary and q&a from the audience following the film.

Each film is held at the UW Green Bay Christie Theatre (located in the lower level of the University Union).  Screenings in the series are followed by local commentary from an expert in the community or on campus.  The series is FREE and OPEN to the public.  Please join us for this important conversation (& free popcorn too!). 

iPat Film Series – Fall 2013 lineup:

  • Shattered Sky, Tuesday, February 4th,  7pm, Christie Theatre
  • Do the Math, Tuesday, March 4th, 7pm,  Christie Theatre
  • A Fierce Green Fire, Tuesday, April 1st, 7pm,  Christie Theatre

Click here to view a full schedule of our spring lineup.  Questions? Contact Ashley Heath, (920) 465-2608.  iPat Film Series is sponsored by: UW Green Bay PEAC, Center for Public Affairs and The Department of Public and Environmental Affairs

Congratulations to our December 2013 graduates and Happy Holidays!

On behalf of everyone in Public and Environmental Affairs — happy holidays to all our colleagues, students, alumni and friends. Have a wonderful holiday season and a restful winter break!

This time of year, we are especially proud of all our December graduates. Best of luck for the next chapter of your lives!

And our academic honors for 2013-2014 year go to….

PEA Outstanding Student Award: Heba Mohammad

PEA Outstanding Student Award Finalist: Paula Miller

Congratulations from all of us in PEA!

PEA Spring 2014 Celebrating Students Event is on Thursday, May 1

Our annual gathering celebrating student achievement is scheduled for Thursday, May 1 (4:30-6:30pm) in the Phoenix C Room of the University Union. We will celebrate our award-winning students, students who participated in internships, honors projects and independent studies and, of course, our May graduates. We hope to have a good turnout!

iPat showing: More Than Honey on Dec. 3rd

iPat Environmental Film Series (impact=population*affluence*technology)

Join us for a showing of “More Than Honey” –  a new documentary about the fascinating world of bees, showing small family beekeepers, industrialized honey farms, and how salvation can come from anunexpected direction

  • What: More Than Honey
  • When: Tuesday, Dec. 3rd, 7pm
  • Where: Christie Theatre, located in the lower level of the University Union

Dr. Amy Wolf, UW Green Bay, will give us a local perspective on the issue and offer a Q&A session following the film.  Join us for this important conversation – and FREE POPCORN!

Click here to download the promotional flyer. Questions? Contact Ashley Heath, (920) 465-2608. iPat Film Series is sponsored by: UW Green Bay PEAC, Center for Public Affairs and The Department of Public and Environmental Affairs

Click here to download and share our flyer!

Questions? Contact Ashley Heath

Life with Vouchers: A Community Conversation

Campus and Community members are invited to attend an important event to learn more about school vouchers from some of the leading experts on the subject. 

To find out more about our speakers and to help us spread the word about this community event — download and share our flyer!

This event is FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC — Free Parking will be available in Wood Hall lot.

Questions? Contact Ashley Heath, (920) 465-2608.