Tag: diversity

Ray Cross announces diversity and inclusion position

UW System President Ray Cross announced a newly posted position announcement for the Special Assistant to the President for Diversity and Inclusion at the UW System, this week. The full position announcement (pdf) is available on the UWSA Careers website. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by Friday, July 8, 2016. The position […]

Diverse Religions guest panel rescheduled — consider attending ‘Ashley’s Story’

The Diverse Religions guest panel previously scheduled for Thursday, April 28 will be rescheduled to the fall due to the scheduling conflicts. Instead, Inclusive Excellence participants are encouraged to attend “Ashley’s Story,” (A Green Bay police detective speaks about the death of his daughter caused by an intoxicated driver). Ashley’s Story is from 3 to 4 […]

Reminder: Diversity Scholars

The UWGB Diversity Scholars program will allow faculty and instructors to pursue faculty development in inclusive excellence.  During the 2016-17 academic year, Diversity Scholars will complete a teaching and learning project related to diversity in the classroom, meet a few times a semester as a group to discuss readings on inclusivity in the classroom and […]

Regent President announces examination of underrepresented minority experiences

Announced last week at Regents’ meetings held on the UWGB campus, UW System Board of Regents President Regina Millner called for the creation of a UW System task force to evaluate the overall college experience of UW students — with a particular focus on underrepresented minority students. “The goal is to not only to collect […]

Diversity Scholars program to focus on inclusivity

The UWGB Diversity Scholars program will allow faculty and instructors to pursue faculty development in inclusive excellence. During the 2016-17 academic year, Diversity Scholars will complete a teaching and learning project related to diversity in the classroom, meet once a month as a group to discuss readings on inclusivity in the classroom and talk about their […]

Reminder: Submissions wanted for MLK Day posters, poetry, essays

The 21st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration Committee invites submissions to its annual poster, essay and poetry competition. The contest is open to all students enrolled in a Brown County institution of higher education, as well as all school-age children (K-12) living or attending school in Brown County. Entries must reflect the […]

Saxton-Ruiz is next speaker in ‘Latino Americans’ history series

The campus/community series “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” continues Monday (Dec. 7) with the screening of another film segment and a talk by Gabriel Saxton-Ruiz of the Humanistic Studies faculty. The program begins at 6 p.m. at the Brown County Central Library, 515 Pine St. Saxton-Ruiz will introduce the evening’s installment of the acclaimed […]

Educator Lardinois to keynote Kwanzaa this Saturday at UWGB

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, together with St. Norbert College and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, will host a Community Kwanzaa Celebration at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, in the Phoenix Room of the University Union at UW-Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Drive. Keynote speaker for this year’s gathering is Margaret “Toni’ Lardinois, principal of Washington Middle […]