Tag: Diversity Task Force

Join the Diversity Task Force for a discussion on the book ‘Refugee’

Join the Diversity Task Force for a discussion on the book “Refugee” by Alan Gratz on Thursday, March 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the 1965 Room (University Union)! Participants will receive a free book and will get an email once books arrive to pick up in the Dean of Students Office. Books available […]

UW-Green Bay and Building For Kids celebrate Diversity Discovery Free Day

The Building For Kids partnered with Celebrate Diversity and the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay to host Discover Diversity Free Day Sunday. “Doors opened at noon where family and friends came to learn about the different heritages and cultures that make Northeast Wisconsin unique,” Fox 11 reported. “From making traditional Hmong necklaces with students […]

UW-Green Bay Kwanzaa featured on Fox 11

The University of Wisconsin Green Bay hosted a Kwanzaa celebration Saturday, Dec. 9. The community and students were invited to learn about the cultural holiday while enjoying festive music and dance. Fox 11 was there. The event is sponsored by the American Intercultural Center, Black Student Union, Office of Student Life and Diversity Task Force.

More on the Kwanzaa Celebration, Saturday, Dec. 9

Join organizers for the Kwanzaa Celebration, Saturday, Dec. 9 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Phoenix Room of the University Union. Kwanzaa is an African-American celebration based on the tradition of the African harvest festival emphasizing community and cultural pride. Enjoy music, dancing and food and learning about the holiday’s origins, rites and […]

Submit programs and events for Human Mosaic

The Human Mosaic is a campus wide publication of UW-Green Bay programs that relate to diversity for students, staff, faculty and Green Bay community members. The Human Mosaic is traditionally distributed at the beginning of the semester. To submit programs for the Spring 2018 Human Mosaic, please use the online submission form and enter an […]

Reminder: Diversity Task Force fundraiser to support Puerto Rico

A reminder that the UW-Green Bay Diversity Task Force is asking for help in raising funds for the people of Puerto Rico. The goal is to raise $5,000 by the end of the week. Donations are being collected at various campus offices and booths (including the Office of International Education, Student Life, Dean of Students and […]

‘Changing the face of fashion’ presentation, Oct. 26

Mariah Idrissi will visit campus on Thursday, Oct. 26 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Phoenix Room B of the University Union. Idrissi is the world’s first hijab wearing model to be signed to ‘Select’ models and featured in a global campaign for H&M. As well as a model, she is an international public speaker promoting […]

Diversity Task Force is raising $ with fun for Puerto Rico

The Diversity Task Force is asking for help in raising money for the people in Puerto Rico. The goal is to raise $5,000 by Oct. 29. Visit the event posted on the UWGB Diversity Task Force facebook account to find donation locations/links, pledge challenges, and additional information. Donations will go to UNICEF USA Puerto Rico […]

Postponed: H. Samy Alim presentation is postponed until fall of 2017

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 […]