Posts tagged with 'Diversity & Inclusion':

UWL Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion Barbara Stewart is receiving a 2022 UW System Board of Regents Diversity Award. The honor is given to a change agent who has significantly promoted equity in educational outcomes for historically underrepresented student populations. It’s something those who have worked with her at UWL have known for years. Regents Diversity Award Posted 2:01 p.m. Monday, Feb. 7, 2022 UWL’s Barbara Stewart earns statewide recognition for diversity, equity and inclusion efforts Read more about Regents Diversity Award Antoiwana Williams, director of the Office of Multicultural Student Services at UW-La Crosse, is this year's recipient of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership Award. The award is given annually to a La Crosse community member who demonstrates King’s legacy of creating positive change from one generation to the next. Committed to community Posted 7:05 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2022 UWL’s Antoiwana Williams receives 2022 MLK Leadership Award  Read more about Committed to community Dina Zavala, UWL’s assistant vice chancellor for Diversity & Inclusion, was recently named one of Wisconsin's most influential Latino leaders. “The recognition encourages me to continue pushing forward and growing in terms of my leadership in justice, equity, diversity and inclusion, Using her voice Posted 9:13 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021 UWL’s Dina Zavala recognized for leadership in diversity, inclusion Read more about Using her voice UWL has planned a series of programs for Monday, Nov. 29, in honor of National Native American Heritage Month. National Native American Heritage Month Posted 4:01 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021 UWL to host two speakers Nov. 29 Read more about National Native American Heritage Month UWL's Andrew Ives and Monica Yang have been recognized for their outstanding service to diverse populations. Deserved distinctions Posted 8 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021 Ives, Yang recognized for outstanding service to diverse populations Read more about Deserved distinctions A third community event organized by UW-La Crosse, Viterbo University and Western Technical College will explore the history of refugees in the United States and the ongoing conflict in Afghanistan.  Understanding our history with refugees Posted 3:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 5, 2021 Nov. 9 panel to shed light on past refugee resettlements, Afghanistan conflict Read more about Understanding our history with refugees First-generation students — 27% of UWL undergraduates — bring many desirable attributes to campus. First generation students, faculty and staff can visit the Student Union between 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 8, to pick up a first-generation sticker and snacks. Students can learn more about the many resources available at UWL. A worthy celebration Posted 10:07 a.m. Friday, Oct. 29, 2021 First-generation students recognized Monday, Nov. 8 Read more about A worthy celebration Joe Gow addresses faculty and staff Wednesday, Sept. 1, during his opening remarks for the fall semester. Gow announced three new diversity and inclusion initiatives, including a proposal to name the Student Union and the Center for the Arts in honor of two outstanding UWL alumni of color. Driving diversity Posted 2:22 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021 D&I initiatives the focus of Chancellor Gow’s opening remarks Read more about Driving diversity Juneteenth Freedom Day Juneteenth Posted 11:28 a.m. Friday, June 11, 2021 Learn the history of June 19 and what is planned locally to celebrate Read more about Juneteenth Story from Currents Mai Chao Duddeck’s “Embracing and Relearning,” a mixed media piece, is one of 11 pieces that will be on display in “Redefining Hmong American Women” at the Pump House May 19-July 17. 'Redefining Hmong American Women' Posted 10:37 p.m. Monday, May 17, 2021 Pump House show to feature UWL’s Mai Chao Duddeck Read more about 'Redefining Hmong American Women'

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