Tag: inclusive excellence

Collegechoice.net rates UW-Green Bay 22 of 50 best for LGBTQ students

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.

UW-Green Bay Pride Center announces support groups for 2017-18

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 […]

Staff note: Christian leads community discussion on inclusivity

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 […]

Last call: Workshop to Foster a More Diverse Campus Community

Seats are available for the upcoming workshop, Analyzing and Understanding Systemic Racism, sponsored by the College of Health, Education and Social Welfare. Register today. The deadline is Friday, May 12. The workshop is on campus May 22 to 24, free of charge and includes lunch each day. This is an opportunity to gather a collective […]

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 […]