Posts tagged with 'Equity and diversity':

UWL Professor Víctor M. Macías-González Hispanic Heritage Month celebration Posted 9:11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 7, 2023 Learn about Wisconsin’s Latino history during Sept. 18 talk Read more about Hispanic Heritage Month celebration Story from Currents During the International Youth Media Summit young people from around the world came to the UW-La Crosse campus. They produced seven short films over a two-week period, July 24-Aug. 6. Films for our future Posted 9 a.m. Monday, Aug. 21, 2023 UWL staff mentor youth on global issues at International Youth Media Summit Read more about Films for our future Jazzma Holland, '15 & '21,  is receiving the 2023 Parker Multicultural Distinguished Alumni Award for her commitment to improving multicultural understanding on campus and in the community. Raising the bar Posted 8:03 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2023 Jazzma Holland receives Parker Award for distinguished campus, community service Read more about Raising the bar The 2022-2023 DREAM officer board with the award winners from the most accessible awards, hosted by DREAM and the ACCESS Center in spring 2023.  Keeping the DREAM alive Posted 8:41 a.m. Monday, July 31, 2023 Membership is reviving in disability advocacy organization on campus  Read more about Keeping the DREAM alive Juneteenth Freedom Day with heart image Juneteenth La Crosse celebration Posted 10:35 a.m. Tuesday, June 6, 2023 Learn about Juneteenth and how to celebrate locally Read more about Juneteenth La Crosse celebration Story from Currents Students served by Student Support Services are among the approximately 600 benefitting from the university’s Title III designation. Title III granted Posted 7 a.m. Monday, May 1, 2023 Designation benefits students Read more about Title III granted UWL’s 22nd annual Multicultural Student Scholarship Golf Outing is set for Wednesday, June 7. Proceeds support the Barbara Stewart Multicultural Student Scholarship. Swinging for scholarships Posted 9:58 a.m. Friday, April 21, 2023 UWL Multicultural Student Scholarship Golf Outing set for June 7 Read more about Swinging for scholarships Statue featuring Harriet Tubman. Where are all of the women statues? Posted 11:11 a.m. Thursday, April 13, 2023 UWL expert explains why only 6% of statues in the U.S. are of real women Read more about Where are all of the women statues? Story from Currents From left, Author Glenda Alvarado, UWL student Sofia Mendoza, UWL student Gabriela Nejapa Jansen and Author Mary Buitron. During the event students asked questions based on Mary and Glenda’s book, asking in Spanish and translating their responses in English for the audience. Turning weaknesses into strengths Posted 11:03 a.m. Friday, April 7, 2023 Students inspired by Latina leaders’ stories of growth from failures in the business world Read more about Turning weaknesses into strengths Andrew Ives, '16 & '22, director of the ACCESS Center at UWL, has received the Marylu McEwen Dissertation of the Year Award from the American College Personnel Association. Award-winning dissertation Posted 8:05 a.m. Friday, March 31, 2023 Andrew Ives recognized for work exploring experiences of LGBTQ students with disabilities Read more about Award-winning dissertation

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