Get involved with any of these celebratory events by joining our diversity committees. Each committee is responsible for planning, organizing, fund-raising and implementing the event. If you are interested in joining a committee and/or would like more information, please e-mail Bridgit Martin
in the Office of Multicultural Student Services or call her at (920) 403-4023. Following are the celebrations and events we have planned.
August 28, 2013-May 7, 2014
Every Wednesday for the entire year.
August 26, 2013-May 7, 2014
Every Monday and Wednesday evening 7-9 pm.
Reconnecting-September 30, 2013
Etiquette Dinner-November 6, 2013
Internships-December 2, 2013
Educational Sessions at Sturzl Center
- Latino/a Issues-September 16, 2013
- Dreamers (Immigration)-September 24, 2013
- African American Students-October 1, 2013
Contact information: Bridgit Martin
Native American Heritage Week
November 11-13, 2013
November 7, 2013 Native American Dance Exhibition featuring "Duck Creek Crossing Singers and Dancers" Campus Center Lounge, 6-7 p.m.
November 13, 2013 Native American Flute Player featuring "Wade Fernandez" Michels Commons, 12-1 p.m.
Native American Recruitment Day
- November 14, 2013
- For a Better Future: A Leadership Development event for Native American students
Contact Information: Bridgit Martin
Hispanic Heritage Events
October 14-26 2013
Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff
21 Countries, 1 Latin America
- October 17, 2013 - Campus Center Lounge 6-8 pm
- October 21, 2013 - Fort Howard Theater 6-7 pm
Fiesta: a celebration of Hispanic/Latino culture.
October 26, 2013 - Michels Commons Ballroom, 6 p.m
Fiesta is a program
organized by the students. The program
begins at 6:00 pm with a traditional dinner, a faculty Emcee discussing the importance of appreciating Hispanic/Latino culture, followed by a dance performance
from Ballet Folklorico Nacional of Milwaukee. After the formal part of
the program there will be a Salsa Band who will perform until 10:30 pm.
Tickets can be purchased at the LSE Office at 920-403-4023.
We only take cash and checks, tickets can also be held for actual purchases at the door the evening of the event.
Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students.
Black History Month 2013
Kwanzaa Celebration (Collaborative event w/UW-GB, NWTC)
- December 7, 2013 - Phx Rooms at UW-GB in University Union
Annual Soul Food Dinner
- February 22, 2014 - Michels Commons Ballroom
Latino Recruitment Day
Asian Celebration Events
Asian Celebration Dinner
- April 11, 2014 - Michels Commons Ballroom