THE GREEN BAY IDEA OF AN EDUCATED PERSON
Through Applied Knowledge
Survey a modern organization. Ask what characteristics are most valued today. You will hear team orientation, critical thinking and the ability to access and use the vast information of today's world.
Ask what makes these such desirable characteristics. You will learn they are essential to identifying and defining problems, and they enhance problem solving.
Search for the educational approach best suited for today's dynamic Knowledge Age. You will find it is broad-based learning:
At the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, these characteristics are developed through four touchstones that form the core of the academic plan. Green Bay students come to know these touchstones through coursework, research and special learning experiences that demonstrate how they may be applied in life's work, or life itself.
We call this approach the Green Bay Idea of an Educated Person.
Provides an experience that challenges students to
Establishes and maintains programs and services that
Supports a community devoted to
Maintains its financial health by