Tag: MESA

‘The First Amendment and Trademark with Simon Tam’ coming to UW-Green Bay on Sunday, April 28

Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will be presenting “The First Amendment and Trademark with Simon Tam” on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 2 p.m. in the Phoenix Rooms located in the University Union. Tam is the founder of the world’s first all-Asian American dance rock band, The Slants. But he is perhaps […]

UW-Green Bay to celebrate Asian Heritage Month with a full-slate of events

While the official Asian Heritage Month is May, UW-Green Bay will be kicking off celebrations in honor of Asian Heritage Month in April. The first event, “Crazy? Rich? Asian? Stereotypes of Asian People” will be taking place on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Alumni Room located in UW-Green Bay’s […]

Reminder: Upcoming Black History Month events

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, […]

‘Milwaukee 53206’ screenings to take place at UW-Green Bay and UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus

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 […]

UntitledTown reveals festival line-up

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 […]

UW-Green Bay celebrates Black History Month beginning this week

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 […]

Black History Month

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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 featured in Fox Valley 365

“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… […]

MLK Jr. Celebration is Saturday Jan. 19, 2019

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. […]