Tag: diversity

Juliet Cole is UWGB award winner for Outstanding Women of Color

The UW System has announced the 17 recipients of the 2015 Outstanding Women of Color in Education Award, an annual honor given to faculty, staff, students, or community members to recognize their contributions to diversity and the status of women within the UW System. At UW-Green Bay, the individual to be honored at the joint […]

Mallett seeks out fall Human Mosaic listings

Diversity Director Justin Mallett is inviting members of the University community to share with him information about fall 2015 programs that can be included in the Human Mosaic booklet and online directory. Multicultural and inclusive-excellence events taking place at UW-Green Bay during the fall semester will be included. Those interested may reply to Mallett with […]

‘Beyond Diversity: Generations in the Workplace’ on May 27

The professional development programming committees of the Academic Staff and University Staff are coming together to sponsor a program from 10 a.m. to noon next Wednesday (May 27) in the Alumni Rooms of the University Union. Guest presenter Theresa Zimmerman will address the topic “Beyond Diversity: Generations in the Workplace.” Organizers say rapid workplace transformation, […]

Reminder: Social Work hosts ‘Critical Cultural Competency’ workshop

The Social Work Professional Program is sponsoring a workshop titled “Critical Cultural Competency” on Monday, June 15, in the Phoenix Room. This workshop, developed and facilitated by Crossroads Antiracism Organizing & Training is “designed to help participants create the spaces to be self-reflective about our cultural shaping as individuals and institutions, understand the power dynamics […]

Lones, Blake pursue competitive summer research opportunities

While some students will spend summer in relaxation mode, UW-Green Bay’s Lorenzo Lones will be working in a lab at one of the top research programs in the nation. Likewise, UW-Green Bay junior Tresavoya Blake, a History and Democracy and Justice Studies major, will be interning at Loyola University Chicago in its Multicultural Affairs Division […]

Monday’s Historical Perspective: ‘The New Jim Crow’

Rachel Watson, a faculty member with the African-American Studies program at the University of Illinois, Chicago, is the featured guest lecturer Monday (April 20) as part of UW-Green Bay’s Historical Perspectives Lecture Series. Watson will speak at 12:45 p.m. in the Union’s Christie Theatre. Her topic is “The New Jim Crow? Figuring the Past in […]

Panel on race relations, policing draws community attention

A panel discussion on “Race Relations and the Local Police” attracted large attendance Tuesday night (April 14) at the Union’s Phoenix Room. Hosted by the American Intercultural Center, moderated by Justin Mallett and featuring Mayor Jim Schmitt, local police chiefs (UWGB’s Tom Kujawa included) and representatives of the African-American community on the panel, the event […]

WBAY-TV previews Tuesday’s forum on race relations, policing

A panel discussion on “Race Relations and the Local Police” is scheduled to take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday (April 14) at the Union’s Phoenix Room. WBAY-TV offers a preview. They interviewed Justin Mallett of the American Intercultural Center, which is hosting the event, and Public Safety Director Tom Kujawa. A “shoot/don’t shoot” […]

Tuesday’s panel discussion will tackle race relations, policing

A panel discussion on “Race Relations and the Local Police” is scheduled to take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday (April 14), in the Union’s Phoenix Room. The free public event will feature panelists including Green Bay Police Chief Tom Molitor, Mayor Jim Schmitt, UW-Green Bay Public Safety Director Tom Kujawa, Public Safety Training […]

Plans for ‘shoot/don’t shoot’ simulator

A “shoot/don’t shoot” training simulator will be available in the University Union’s 1965 Room during the day on Tuesday (April 14), in advance of that evening’s panel discussion. From 11:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., law enforcement trainer Mike Molnar, of NWTC, will give participants an opportunity to gain a better appreciation of a law enforcement […]