Tag: kwanzaa

Photo gallery: Celebrating ‘Kuumba: Creativity’ at Kwanzaa

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It was a celebration of “Kuumba: Creativity” when UW-Green Bay, in partnership with St. Norbert College, hosted its annual community Kwanzaa Celebration last weekend (Dec. 3, 2016). Kuumba: Creativity is the sixth Kwanzaa principle which means “to do always as much as we can, in the way we can, in order to leave our community […]

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 […]