Tag: inclusive excellence

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.

Reminder: ‘All-campus Roundtable on Campus Climate’ this week

Wednesday, Nov. 15, all employees, students and leadership are invited to attend the Inclusive Excellence, “All Campus Roundtable Discussion on Campus Climate” in Phoenix Rooms A/B, from noon to 2 p.m. It is expected that about 150-200 people will be attending to discuss two questions which will be presented at noon for a one-hour discussion, […]

Discussion: ‘Freedom of Individual Speech’ and the ‘Provision of Safe Spaces on Campus’

“Freedom of Individual Speech” and the “Provision of Safe Spaces on Campus” are two of many topics that are the focus of discussion and debate on many campuses across the United States. Students, faculty, staff, leadership and classes are invited to attend Tuesday, Nov.7, from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the Christie Theatre. In the […]

Are You Smart Enough? Join the book discussion, Nov. 17

Are you Smart Enough? Leaders in this book discussion will take up Alexander Astin’s theory that “college’s obsession with smartness shortchanges students, which widens inequities.” This discussion will be held Nov. 17 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the Vista Room (MAC Hall 301). A limited number of copies of the book can be borrowed […]

Reminder: ‘Racial Battle Fatigue’ webinar/discussion is next week

Join colleagues from across the campus in viewing the webinar, “Racial Battle Fatigue: Shift Your Campus to Better Support Students, Faculty & Staff of Color,” and take part in the discussion, Tuesday Oct. 17 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Rose Hall 220. Webinar description: Racial Battle Fatigue is a real problem for not […]