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Department of Public and Environmental Affairs

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.

iPat Showing: Trashed on Nov. 5th

 

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

Join us for a showing of “Trashed” – an award winning film that takes the audience on a provocative investigation of one of the fasted growing industries – the garbage business.  This is a thought-provoking film that anyone intersted in the future of sustainability should see!

  • What: Trashed
  • When: Tuesday, Nov. 5th – 7pm
  • Where: Christie Theatre, located in the lower level of the University Union

Dr. John Katers 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

Calling all PA, EPP, Pol Sci Majors!

Join us for an opportunity to meet new faculty, learn about our programs, and connect with other students! 

PEA Student/Faculty Meet & Greet: October 21, 4-5:30pm, University Union 1965 Room

Attend to learn more about program requirements, opportunities for double-majors, certificates, etc.    You will also learn valuable ways to earn academic credit outside of the classroom (internships, honors projects, teaching and research assistanships).  Along with ways to get involved on campus and in the community. 

Dont miss this opportunity to meet and network with your professors and fellow students!  There will be lots of informal conversation and friendly advice — refreshments will be served!

This event is part of our new series: Learn it @ Lunch.  Check out our Learn it @ Lunch flyer to see more about this and other upcoming events!  Questions?  Contact Ashley Heath

iPat Film Series returns with a new lineup for Fall

We are happy to announce the return of our iPat Film Series (Impact=population*alluence*technology)

The second year of our environmental documentary series kicks off on Tuesday, October 1st with a showing of Pandoras Promise  Dr. Michael Kraft 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:

  • Pandora’s Promise, Tuesday, October 1st, 7pm, Christie Theatre
  • Trashed, Tuesday, November 5th, Christie Theatre
  • More Than Honey, Tuesday, December 3th,  Christie Theatre

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