Tag: kwanzaa

Educator Lardinois to keynote Kwanzaa Saturday at UW-Green Bay

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, together with St. Norbert College and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, will host a Community Kwanzaa Celebration at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, in the Phoenix Room of the University Union at UW-Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Drive. Keynote speaker for this year’s gathering is Margaret “Toni’ Lardinois, principal […]

Educator Lardinois to keynote Kwanzaa this Saturday at UWGB

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, together with St. Norbert College and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, will host a Community Kwanzaa Celebration at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, in the Phoenix Room of the University Union at UW-Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Drive. Keynote speaker for this year’s gathering is Margaret “Toni’ Lardinois, principal of Washington Middle […]

Kwanzaa celebration is Dec. 6 in De Pere

UW-Green Bay’s American Intercultural Center and Black Student Union are again assisting with plans for the Annual Community Kwanzaa Celebration, scheduled this year for 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6. Co-hosted by St. Norbert College and NWTC, the event takes place on the SNC campus in De Pere at the Michels Commons Ballroom, 409 Third St. […]

Reminder: Kwanzaa celebration is Saturday


Here’s one last reminder that UW-Green Bay, in partnership with St. Norbert College and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, will host the Community Kwanzaa Celebration from 3-5 p.m. Saturday (Dec. 7) in the Phoenix Room of the University Union. The event, which is free and open to the public, will include music, ceremony, dancing, food and […]

More details on campus/community Kwanzaa event, Dec. 7

Campus and community alike are invited to celebrate Kwanzaa Saturday, Dec. 7, when UW-Green Bay, St. Norbert College and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College host a celebration event from 3-5 p.m. in the University Union’s Phoenix Room. Attendees can enjoy music, dancing and food while learning about the holiday’s origins, rites and symbols. UW-Green Bay Assistant […]

UW-Green Bay, St. Norbert, NWTC to host Community Kwanzaa Celebration Dec. 7

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, together with St. Norbert College and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, will host a Community Kwanzaa Celebration from 3-5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, in the Phoenix Room of the University Union at UW-Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Drive. Kwanzaa is an African-American celebration based on the tradition of the African harvest festival, […]

Save the date: Kwanzaa is Saturday, Dec. 7

UW-Green Bay will be hosting the local higher education community’s celebration of Kwanzaa from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, in the Phoenix Room of the University Union. Kwanzaa is an African-American celebration based on the tradition of the African harvest festival, which emphasizes community and cultural pride. Enjoy music, dancing, food, and learn […]

Press-Gazette coverage of Kwanzaa highlights UW-Green Bay role

Boxing Day isn’t the only holiday being celebrated this Dec. 26, as an article in today’s Green Bay Press-Gazette reminds us. Today also marks the start of Kwanzaa, the African American holiday that focuses on the traditional African values of family, community, responsibility, commerce and self-improvement. As we told you here previously, UW-Green Bay is […]

Slideshow: UW Green Bay joins in Kwanzaa celebration

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, in cooperation with St. Norbert College and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, joined with the community to celebrate Kwanzaa, a unique African-American celebration, earlier this month. The event at the KI Convention Center on Saturday featured music, food and cultural education. Chancellor Tom Harden was among the local leaders who attended […]

Covering Kwanzaa: Saturday’s Community Celebration in the news

UW-Green Bay and several University departments were among the sponsors for Saturday’s (Dec. 1) Community Kwanzaa Celebration, held at the KI Convention Center in downtown Green Bay. Chancellor Tom Harden was among the local leaders who attended and spoke at the event, which is co-sponsored by St. Norbert College and NWTC. The Green Bay Press-Gazette […]