UW-Green Bay has a few more Black History Month events coming up, including: WI Pre-Law Diversity Day: Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Students are invited to attend the 7th Annual Wisconsin Statewide Pre-Law Diversity Day, hosted by the University of Wisconsin Law School and Marquette University Law School. Milwaukee 53206 Film: Tuesday, Feb. 26, […]
GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (Green Bay and Sheboygan Campuses) will both be holding separate screenings for the film “Milwaukee 53206.” UW-Green Bay will be showing a screening of the film as part of its slate of events for Black History Month. Presented by UW-Green Bay’s Social Justice Club, the screening will […]
In the first of Black History Month activities celebrated at UW-Green Bay, the 2019 Soul Food Luncheon was held Saturday. The luncheon was hosted by UW-Green Bay’s Black Student Union and included food, dance and speakers. WFRV-TV has the story.
UntitledTown, a book and author festival that takes place in Green Bay, has revealed the literary stars being featured at this year’s festival. Prof. Rebecca Meacham (English), co-president for the festival, and Mai J. Lo Lee, Director of UW-Green Bay’s Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs (MESA) office and UntitledTown board member, were on Good Day Wisconsin to make the big announcement. Fox […]
GREEN BAY, Wis — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will be celebrating Black History Month with a full schedule of activities including a Soul Food Luncheon, Saturday, Feb. 2. Some of the other events are highlighted, below. For more, see www.uwgb.edu/bhm. UW-Green Bay’s 2019 Black History Month Celebration Kick-Off Event will be taking place on […]
UW-Green Bay will launch Black History Month with a Celebration Kick-off Event, Monday, Feb. 4 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Expect an interactive performance by nationally known spoken word artist, writer, educator, organizer and motivational speaker Kwabena Antoine Nixon. Saturday, February 2 Soul Food Celebration: Celebration of the Black Womyn Noon – 3 p.m. | […]
“Mai Lo Lee knows all about microaggression. The facial expression here. The sly gesture there. In the 20th century, race dynamics played out in the streets with marches and riots. In the 21st century, they play out in the subtle mannerisms of people in boardrooms and retail checkout lines and being asked where you’re from… […]
As it has for years, UW-Green Bay is set to play a fundamental role in Saturday’s (Jan. 19, 2019) Brown County Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College. The University is a major sponsor for this awesome annual event, which runs from 10:30 a.m. to noon at NWTC’s Student Center. […]
The UW-Green Bay Black Student Union (BSU) will celebrate Black womyn at the 2019 annual Soul Food Luncheon, Saturday, Feb. 2 from Noon to 3 p.m. in the Phoenix Rooms, University Union. This program will educate and celebrate the Black womyn through songs and performances featuring Local 5 reporter, Robyn Oguinye. All are welcome. Doors open at […]
A new student organization has been formed at UW-Green Bay. The Somali Student Union (SSU) will encourage, provide guidance and help Somali students academically, professionally and personally succeed in and beyond college. It is currently led by students Rahmo Kassim and Ibrahim Budul. Associate Prof. Jon Shelton is the organization’s faculty adviser.