The Inclusive Classroom committee received funding for four faculty members to attend the AAC&U Conference on Diversity, Learning and Student Success (March 16-18 in Jacksonville, Fla. (www.aacu.org/meetings/dlss/2017) as part of the one-time funds. The committee is specifically looking for faculty who have interest in diversity, but not a lot of experience in this area. Faculty members would […]
‘Kuumba: Creativity’ features dinner, speakers and African dancing, Dec. 3 GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, in partnership with St. Norbert College, will host its annual community Kwanzaa Celebration, at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016 in the Phoenix Rooms, University Union, on the UW-Green Bay campus. The event theme is “Kuumba: Creativity.” […]
UW-Green Bay alumna, longtime employee and YWCA board member, Juliet Cole, will be leading a community discussion on race from Noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 26. Called “Courageous Discussions,” this panel is one of the Stand Against Racism’s six planned community discussions for 2016-17, hosted by the YWCA. The ethnically diverse panel members […]
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 […]
Congratulations to Adrianne Fletcher (Social Work) and Elizabeth Wheat (Public and Environmental Affairs) upon their selection as UWGB Diversity Scholars. Both will pursue teaching and learning projects related to diversity in the classroom during the 2016-17 school year.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Students from around the UW System have been invited to present to the Regents’ full board meeting on Friday, April 8. The panel discussion, “Student reports on recent campus climate conversations related to diversity,” is agenda item No. 11, following the Regents Awards presentation.
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 […]