Register for the fall kickoff event for the new academic year: “Becoming a Student-ready University.” Join us from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Aug. 23 (the afternoon following 2017 Fall Convocation) for a keynote and workshop with Tia Brown McNair, the Vice President in the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Student Success at Association of American […]
In response to the Campus Climate survey of 2011, the UW system implemented the Inclusive Excellence initiative to increase one’s understanding of how to be warmly welcoming and provide equity to all employees, students and community members. Based on feedback from employees and students, the UW-Green Bay Inclusivity and Equity Certificate program was uniquely developed to provide recognition to […]
LGBT Weekly reports College Choice’s 2017 ranking of the 50 best colleges for LGBTQ students, which includes UW-Green Bay.
Mentioned last week — a new Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Students Certificate Program which will enhance students academic opportunities. The program is being offered by the Women’s and Gender Studies Program, not the Pride Center, as announced. The addition of this certificate is expected to assist with student retention, recruitment, academic achievement and leadership […]
The Inclusive Excellence program is requesting that employees who believe they may be eligible to receive Inclusivity and Equity Certificates for level 1 contact Stacie Christian to arrange for a review of the list of completed work. Many individuals have attended the Inclusive Excellence and Human Mosaic events and could be eligible to receive the certificate. Christian will […]
The Pride Center is offering SAFE Ally Training this summer on Thursday, July 27. The training provides insights to allies on current topics concerning inclusivity and equity for LGBTQ+ individuals. The Level 1 course is from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. and Level 2 is from 3 to 4:30 p.m in World Unity B, University Union. To […]
The Pride Center is offering SAFE Ally training on Thursday, July 27. SAFE Ally training provides insights to allies on current topics concerning inclusivity and equity for LGBTQ+ individuals. The level 1 course is from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., Level 2 is from 3 to4:30 p.m. The classes will be held in the University Union, World Unity […]
UW-Green Bay was ranked 22 of the 50 Best Colleges for LGBTQ Students by collegechoice.net. Stacie Christian, UW-Green Bay’s Director of Inclusive Excellence and Pride Center said that the Pride Center academic status has improved with an approved LGBTQ Certificate Program, but some areas are still in need of improvement.
During the 2017-18 academic year, UW-Green Bay’s Pride Center will offer eight social/support groups for students: Aces (Asexual), Agender, Coping with Anxiety, Men Loving Men, Women Loving Women, Polyamory, Bi/pan, and Trans) and two groups for employees: Pride Center Employee Resource Group (ERG) offering social/support for LGBTQ+ employees, and the new Pride Family and Friends, providing […]
UW-Green Bay’s Director of Inclusive Excellence and the Pride Center, Stacie Christian, will lead a community discussion at inclusivity of LGBTQ+ individuals in our community and the workplace, from Noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 7 at the YWCA, Green Bay. The event is free and open to the public. Register by calling YWCA Member […]