Tag: MESA

UntitledTown receives grant from Green Bay Packers

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On Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, the Green Bay Packers Foundation awarded a record $1 million to 192 civic and charitable groups across Wisconsin as part of its annual distribution of grants. UntitledTown, an annual book and author festival in Green Bay, was awarded one of the grants, which was accepted by UW-Green Bay Prof. and […]

UW-Green Bay to host Kwanzaa 2019: A celebration of self-determination

GREEN BAY, WIS. – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Office of Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs (MESA), Office of Student Life and the Black Student Union (BSU) welcomes the community to join together for a celebration of Kujichagulia (self-determination) at UW–Green Bay’s annual Kwanzaa Celebration! This year’s event will be held in the Phoenix Rooms, University Union […]

Photos: ‘Las Cafeteras: Sounds of Resistance!’

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UW-Green Bay welcomed music group Las Cafeteras on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 in Phoenix Room C for a workshop titled “Sounds of Resistance!” The event was co-sponsored by UW-Green Bay Spanish, MESA, Organizacion Latino Americano, Women of Color organization and the Office of Student Life. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view the album […]

Kwanzaa celebration, Dec. 7, 2019 in Phoenix Rooms

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UW-Green Bay Multi Ethnic Student Affairs (MESA), Black Student Union and Office of Student Life are extending a welcome to everyone to attend the Kwanzaa celebration on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the Phoenix Rooms. This is a free family event. There will be entertainment by Appleton North Step team, […]

Spring planning for Black History Month and Asian Heritage Month

Spring planning is fast approaching! If you are hosting any events, programming, guest speakers, film showings, book discussions or anything that is related to Black History Month for February 2020 and/or Asian Heritage Month for April 2020, please inform Multicultural Advisor Bao Sengkhammee. In addition, if you have any questions or would like to be […]

Save the date: Kwanzaa Celebration Dec. 7

Please save the date for this year’s Kwanzaa Celebration on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the Phoenix Rooms. This is a free, family friendly event; all are welcome! Entertainment and food will be included. The event is hosted by Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs (MESA), Black Student Union (BSU) and the Office […]

Spring 2020 Human Mosaic submissions open

The Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs (MESA) office is taking event submissions for the Spring 2020 Human Mosaic. The Human Mosaic is intended to collect UW-Green Bay programs that relate to diversity. They welcome all four campuses, UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc, Sheboygan and Marinette, to submit their diversity events. The Human Mosaic is distributed to UWGB students, staff […]

Reminder: Adriana McCleer to speak Monday, Oct. 14 in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Adriana McCleer, Ph.D., will speak Monday, Oct. 14, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. in the Christie Theatre. McCleer will share her personal and professional experience as an early-career Latina discovering the Library and Information Science profession that was only two percent Latinx in 2006. She will share her sources of inspiration […]

Mai Lo Lee named as a finalist for Wisconsin Leadership Summit Women of Excellence Award

Mai J. Lo Lee is a finalist for the Wisconsin Leadership Summit Women of Excellence award. The director of the Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs Office at UW-Green Bay, is a Hmong American educator and for the past 14 years she has worked within diversity and inclusion training. She has partnered with social service agencies, corporations and […]

Save the date: Adriana McCleer to speak Monday, Oct. 14 in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month

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In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Adriana McCleer, Ph.D. will speak Monday, Oct. 14, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. in the Christie Theater. McCleer will share her personal and professional experience as an early-career Latina discovering the Library and Information Science profession that was only two percent Latinx in 2006. She will share her sources of inspiration […]