Kudos to Jo Ann Oravec, professor of information technology and supply chain management, who presented a paper at the University of Sydney's 5th International Academic Identities Conference. The paper is titled "The Manipulation of Scholarly Rating and Measurement Systems: Social and Ethical Dimensions of Academic Gaming."
Kudos to Carmen Rivers, associate lecturer in curriculum and instruction, who won a $25,000 T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Scholarship Program Articulation Grant from the Wisconsin Early Childhood Association. The grant will support efforts to develop an articulation agreement with Wisconsin Technical College System for a newly proposed nonlicensure B.S. degree in early childhood education at UW-Whitewater.
Kudos to Sang Choi, professor of occupational and environmental safety and health, who presented and published two papers at the International Society for Occupational Ergonomics and Safety annual international conference on June 9-10 in Chicago, Illinois. The papers are "Research to Practice to Research (RtPtR): A Roadmap for Occupational Ergonomics and Safety Practitioners and Researchers” and “Preliminary Findings on Stretch and Flex (SF) Program and Work-related Musculoskeletal Disorders”.