Tag: inclusive excellence

Last Call: Inclusivity Fellows Program

The Inclusivity Fellows program will provide financial support ($2,000 stipend) for up to 10 faculty and instructors to infuse inclusive materials into one of their classes, use diverse teaching methods, create an inclusive classroom environment and learn more about implicit biases and stereotyping. This is an opportunity for faculty and instructors to become more culturally […]

Register for May Inclusivity Workshops

The Inclusivity and Equity Certificate Program are offering Workshops 1 and 2 on Friday, May 12 in the University Union World Unity B. Workshop 1 is from 10 a.m. to noon and Workshop 2 is from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. The Inclusivity and Equity Certificate Program offered by Inclusive Excellence requires the completion of Workshops 1 […]

Reminder: Inclusive Excellence discussion on digital learning environment, April 14

Consider attending the inclusive excellence discussion from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, April 14, 2017 in MAC 109 to discuss strategies for opening up digital learning environment (tools such as D2L) to all learners. There are some hidden gems in D2L that can help lower barriers to access for students. Tools for increasing engagement (such […]

National speaker Robyn Ochs at UW-Green Bay Thursday, March 30

From 2 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 30, national speaker and author Robyn Ochs will present “Understanding Bisexuality” in the Christie Theatre. The event is sponsored by the Pride Center, Healthy Choices, Diversity Task Force, Inclusive Excellence, Good Times Programming and Student Government Association. At 5 p.m. that evening, the Pride Center potluck/games night takes […]

Reminder: Inclusivity Fellows Program seeking candidates

The Inclusivity Fellows program will provide financial support ($2,000 stipend) for up to 10 faculty and instructors to infuse inclusive materials into one of their classes, use diverse teaching methods, create an inclusive classroom environment and learn more about implicit biases and stereotyping. This is an opportunity for faculty and instructors to become more culturally […]

Fostering Inclusive Excellence Environments, March 20

UW-Green Bay alumna Jordan Grapentine presents “LGBTQ Microaggressions: Fostering Inclusive Excellence Environments” from 2:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Monday, March 20, in the Christie Theatre, University Union. Currently a graduate student at the University of Denver, Grapentine is providing this lecture/discussion as part of her internship with the UWGB Pride Center. This informative event is […]

Faculty opportunity to attend AAC&U Conference on Diversity

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 […]

After the Election: Nov. 21 Inclusive Excellence Roundtable to Discuss Campus Climate

A special Inclusive Excellence roundtable is slated for next week to discuss campus climate post-election. Two questions will be explored based on recent inquiries to the Inclusive Excellence program. 1.) “How can we support our diverse students at UWGB who are expressing anxiety and safety concerns at this point in time?” 2.) “How can we ensure that the […]

Inclusive Excellence offers video on name pronunciation

Students have indicated that one of the ways they feel included on campus is when faculty and staff know and can pronounce their names correctly. To assist individuals who are not familiar with Hmong names, inclusive excellence intern Txhees Xiong created a short video in which Hmong names are posted, and viewers can hear the pronunciation of the […]