Update, due to medical reasons, this program has been postponed until fall of 2017: Prof. H. Samy Alim of Stanford University will be speaking at UW-Green Bay on Monday, April 24, 2017. Alim is an internationally renowned scholar on race, culture and linguistics. He is an expert on the analyses of youth culture, hip hop and education as […]
The documentary Food Chains will be screened at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, 2017 in the Christie Theatre. The documentary reveals the human cost in our food supply and the complicity of large buyers of produce like fast food and super-markets. The film is free and snacks will be provided. The screening is sponsored by the […]
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is hosting an educational workshop, “Racing Language and ‘Languaging’ Race in Hyper-Racial Times,” Monday, April 24, 2017. The sessions are free and open to the public. Parking is free in the Visitor Lot near Mary Ann Cofrin Hall. Topics (attend one or more): Session 1: “Understanding Linguicism – How Race and […]
Several groups on campus are sponsoring upcoming events focusing on immigration and refugees. Events are sponsored by the Diversity Task Force, Women of Color, American Intercultural Center, Office of International Education, Humanistic Studies Academic Program and the Center for Middle East Studies and Partnerships. For questions, contact the American Intercultural Center (AIC) at 465-2720. March […]
UW-Green Bay Interim Director of the American Intercultural Center, Mai Lo Lee, was featured last week in the Appleton Post-Crescent. “…she enjoys community events that celebrate diversity and educate about acceptance and inclusion. That is why she has volunteered the last three years with Celebrate Diversity Fox Cities.” It’s an interesting read.
Stop by the American Intercultural Center from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 1 to sign up for a reading and discussion of the book Stella by Starlight by Sharon Draper. The discussion will take place at 5 p.m. on March 21. Though the book is intended for young readers, the subject matter is […]
The American Intercultural Center will host a Meet and Greet from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 7 in Room 150 of the University Union. This is a great opportunity to learn about the American Intercultural Center’s services as well as meet other students, faculty and staff. Students will have the chance to win prizes. Food […]
The American Intercultural Center will host a Meet and Greet from Noon to 2 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 7 in the University Union, Room 150. This is a great opportunity to learn about the American Intercultural Center’s services as well as meet other students, faculty and staff. Students will have the chance to win prizes. Food and refreshments […]
The MLK celebration is the first in a series of Black History Month celebrations in the community. On Feb. 1 the American Intercultural Center is hosting a book reading and discussion — Courage, Community and Hope: Stella by Starlight — a well-told historical fiction book (often intended for younger audiences) about a segregated southern town […]
The AIC is asking for event submissions related to diversity and inclusion (programs, speakers, lectures, films, etc.) for the 2017 Human Mosaic brochure. Please submit your event by 4:30 p.m., Friday, Dec. 9. To submit, go to http://uwgreenbay.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_1TZTLcV9xBpfqVn.