The Center for Food in Community & Culture at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay facilitates interdisciplinary scholarship to enhance the synergy between sustainable food systems and a sound environment, healthy people, and equitable communities, locally and globally.
Center for History and Social Change promotes historical study, thought and discourse at the University of Wisconsin -- Green Bay and in the wider regional community through organizing and sponsoring lectures, seminars, and other events on campus conducted by outstanding visiting historical scholars in the humanities and social sciences.
The Center for Middle East Studies (MECENTER) serves first and foremost to promote the cultures and languages of the Middle East. The Center assists and helps promote the Arabic language courses, serves as a resource for the infusion of greater Middle Eastern content into pre-existing courses and, in conjunction with the Office of International Education, helps build and maintain ties to academic institutions in the Middle East, particularly our burgeoning relationship with the University of Jordan. Additionally the Center serves an outreach capacity as a resource for Middle Eastern studies, both to K-12 schools as well as the community as a whole. Finally the Center continues to pursue grants and funding opportunities related to the Middle East.
Hmong Studies Center was chartered in 2007. It is charged with developing and facilitating courses in Hmong Studies, supporting student and faculty research, and organizing on-campus events including a lecture series that will focus on Hmong life and culture and feature leading scholars and professionals. Look for additional information to be added during the year.
Cofrin Center for Biodiversity enhances educational programs at UW-Green Bay by providing hands-on resources for undergraduate and graduate courses, by establishing student internship opportunities, and by attracting visiting scientists and speakers. Research at UW-Green Bay is promoted by a student grants program and by quality research facilities and staff support. The Center aims to become a regional clearinghouse of information resources for professional biologists, naturalists, educators, and local private enterprises. Collectively, these activities contribute to quality of life in the western Great Lakes region and help strengthen the connection between UW-Green Bay and the people of this area.
Center for Public Affairs The Center for Public Affairs enhances civic engagement and quality of life in the community by:
Conducting applied and scholarly research and technical assistance;
Providing students opportunities for internships, service learning, honors research, and civic engagement;
Sponsoring educational programs to share information and dialog about civic issues;
Providing a mechanism for collaboration between community organizations and citizens.