Tag: inclusive excellence

Residence Life’s Nicole Kurth recognized by UW System for LGBTQ+ advocacy

The University of Wisconsin System announced 14 honorees of the 2018 Dr. P.B. Poorman Award for Outstanding Achievement on Behalf of LGBTQ+ People, an annual honor given to LGBTQ+ people or their allies who have helped to create a safer and more inclusive climate for LGBTQ+ people. Among the honorees was UW-Green Bay’s Nicole Kurth, […]

UW-Green Bay in top 30 for Campus Pride’s 2018 ‘Best of the Best’ list

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has been selected for Campus Pride’s “Best of the Best” list again, this year. In order to be included in the “Best of the Best” listing, an institution had to score the highest percentages in the LGBTQ-friendly benchmarks for policies, programs and practices. Campus Pride is a […]

LatinX: Beyond the Gender Binary, Tuesday, Oct. 2

When did Latino become Latinx? What does the X mean? Get your questions answered at this engaging workshop that contextualizes the use of the terms “Hispanic,” “Latina/o,” to present-day “Latinx,” exploring how “Latinx” crafts space beyond the gender binary towards greater inclusivity. The event, Tuesday, Oct. 2 is free and open to the public. -Session […]

Reminder: Somos Latinas event is tomorrow (Sept. 20)

UW-Green Bay presents Somos Latinas: Voices of Wisconsin Latina Activists on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. The first session will take place from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and the second session, which includes a book signing reception, will be 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Both sessions will take place in the Phoenix Rooms located in UW-Green […]

UW-Green Bay brings ‘Somos Latinas: Voices of Wisconsin Latina Activists’ to campus, Sept. 20

GREEN BAY – In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay presents “Somos Latinas: Voices of Wisconsin Latina Activists.” Members of the public and campus community have two opportunities to see the presentation in the Phoenix Rooms, University Union on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. Sessions will take place from 11 a.m. to […]

UW-Green Bay celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with programs next week

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, UW-Green Bay presents Somos Latinas: Voices of Wisconsin Latina Activists. Two programs next Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 are free and open to the public: Session #1: 11a.m to 12:30 p.m. Session #2: 6 to 8:30 p.m. with a book signing reception Location: Phoenix Room, University Union, Green Bay Campus […]

Stacie Christian comments on De Pere being sued over new ordinance

UW-Green Bay Pride Center Director Stacie Christian was featured on WPR about the City of De Pere being sued over their new Anti-Discrimination Ordinance. Christian stressed that the ordinance would not impinge on religious freedoms, stating, “when you’re a church you’re allowed to be who you are.”

Christian hosts informal presentation regarding De Pere’s new ordinance

Five churches and a radio station have filed lawsuits against the City of De Pere over the new ordinance that goes into effect on Thursday, March 8. Stacie Christian, Director of Inclusive Excellence and Pride Center at UW-Green Bay will be hosting an informational presentation on the ordinance on Tuesday, March 6 at 5:00 p.m. WDJT-Milwaukee […]

Inclusivity and Equity Certificate Program is offering Foundations Courses

The Inclusivity and Equity Certificate Program is offering Foundations Courses (formerly called Workshops 1 and 2) for the Level 1 Inclusivity and Equity Certificate as a part of CATL’s “Becoming a Student Ready University” initiative on Jan. 18, 2018. The Foundations courses focus on understanding the difference between tolerance and acceptance, discussions on what it […]

De Pere’s transgender rights ordinance passed, Christian quoted

De Pere has a new nondiscrimination ordinance. It prohibits employers, businesses and landlords from discriminating against people based on gender identity and expression, which are not federally protected classes, including those who identify as transgender and gender non-binary. UW-Green Bay’s Director of Inclusive Excellence Stacie Christian was quoted in the story by the Green Bay Press-Gazette.