Feb 2015

UW-Manitowoc’s Van Slooten Receives Kaplan Honor

2/2/15By UW-Manitowoc

Jessica Van Slooten, Ph.D., associate professor of English and women’s studies the University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc, was recently recognized with the Arthur M. Kaplan Award for her exceptional contributions to the campus. She has been teaching...

Jan 2015

Auditions scheduled for UW-Manitowoc spring play

1/26/15By UW-Manitowoc

The University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc University Theatre has scheduled auditions for its spring production, Proof by David Auburn. Auditions are open to both students and community members and will be held Monday, February 2 at 5:00 p.m. and...

UW-Manitowoc Gallery to feature Bindert prints

1/26/15By UW-Manitowoc

The public is invited to view an exhibit titled “New Work” by Matthew J. Bindert in the University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc Founders Hall Art Gallery January 30 through February 20. Bindert is one of Minneapolis, Minnesota’s most promising...

Families invited to interactive “Wizard of Oz” play

1/22/15By UW-Manitowoc

Children and families of all ages are invited to an audience-participation play, “The Wizard of Oz,” presented by the University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc Office of Continuing Education in collaboration with Vagabond Players. Shows will...

UW-Manitowoc’s Stone contributes chapter to book about film music

1/22/15By Teresa Satori

Dr. Christopher Stone, assistant professor of history at the University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc, contributed a chapter to the recently released book Anxiety Muted: American Film Music in a Suburban Age. It is edited by Stanley C. Pelkey, Dean of...

Students win awards at Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Midwest Region 3, in Milwaukee

1/22/15By Ray Pritchard

In January, 2 students from the University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc traveled to the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Region 3 being held in Milwaukee. Region 3 consists of schools from Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, and Indiana....

Donation to UW-Manitowoc Foundation Benefits Art Students

1/12/15By Teresa Satori

A recent donation to the University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc Foundation, Inc. will benefit the campus’ art students. A $5,000 donation from Milton and Bess Schwartz, along with a previous donation from the Schwartz family, will allow for the...

UW-Manitowoc’s White has article published in prestigious philosophy journal

1/9/15By Teresa Satori

V. Alan White, professor of philosophy at the University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc, recently had a paper accepted for publication in a prominent international journal of the philosophy of science. His “Presentism and Einstein’s Train of Thought:...

UW-Manitowoc Announces Fall Semester Dean’s List

1/8/15By Teresa Satori

Eighty-two students at the University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc have been named to the Dean’s List for academic achievements during the fall semester of 2014.

Sixty-seven students on the honor list carried a minimum of 12 credits, the minimum...

Dec 2014

Van Slooten awarded grant to showcase student research at UW-Manitowoc

12/22/14By UW-Manitowoc

Jessica Van Slooten, Ph.D., Associate Professor of English and Women’s Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc, was recently awarded an Undergraduate Research and Discovery Grant from the UW System. The grant will allow the campus to...