Yearly Archives: 2018

  • White Privilege Conference

    Posted on December 10, 2018 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Events, Updates.

    For interested individuals at UWL and throughout the La Crosse community, there will be two options to attend one of the planning meetings to learn about and discuss the process to attend the 20th Annual National White Privilege Conference in Cedar Rapids, Iowa scheduled for Thursday – Saturday, March 21st – 23rd 2019.

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  • Welcome to the New Director

    Posted on October 15, 2018 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    A Note from the Executive Director: The transition into Executive Director has been very exciting! Jodi Vandenberg-Daves, our previous Director, has been incredibly helpful, and accommodating through this process. I am honored to “take on the torch”, as I take on these, her own words, and her commitment to the Diversity Council. My goal as […]

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  • Annual Conference: Embracing and Integrating Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Engagement Initiatives Into Your Business Comprehensive Strategic Plan

    Date: Nov. 1, 2018, 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

    Location: Lunda Center, Western Technical College

    Posted on October 2, 2018 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Events, Upcoming Events.

    Join us to learn from expert speakers who will share best practices for addressing inequities in today’s workplace. Define equity, diversity and inclusion and what it means when creating a company culture as your company prepares for successful strategic planning. Agenda 7:30: Breakfast and Registration opens 8:00: Welcome- Board President- Ricardo Acevedo 8:05: Greetings- Executive […]

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  • Hispanic Heritage Month

    Posted on September 21, 2018 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    This year, from September 15th to October 15th, we observe the National Hispanic Heritage Month. 

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  • A message from the GLADC Board of Directors

    Posted on September 14, 2018 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    After three years as Executive Director of the Diversity Council, Jodi Vandenberg-Daves is stepping down and we are welcoming a new Director, Arlette Rodriguez-Miller.  

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  • Director Transition: GLADC is Hiring

    Posted on June 13, 2018 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    Message from Jodi Vandenberg-Daves/Hiring Details from GLADC Board of Directors This summer I will complete three years in my role as Executive Director of the Diversity Council. It has been such a privilege to do this work! Because of increased responsibilities at UW-La Crosse, I will be stepping down at the end of August. I […]

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  • GLADC Lunch and Learn: Workplace Accessibility for People with Disabilities

    Date: July 19, 2018, 11:30 AM -1:00 PM

    Location: La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce

    Posted on June 8, 2018 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Events, Upcoming Events, Updates.

    Join us for a lunchtime hour of learning with a presentation on the myths and incorrect information that companies may have about disability accommodations.

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  • GLADC Lunch and Learn “Preventing and Addressing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace”

    Date: April 27, 2018, 11:30 AM -1:00 PM

    Location: La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce

    Posted on March 14, 2018 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Events, Upcoming Events, Updates.

    At a moment when many organizations are re-examining their policies and practices around sexual harassment, this presentation will provide up-to-date information on best practices to address sexual harassment in the workplace, what to avoid, and even better, how we can move beyond response and toward prevention. Join GLADC for a Lunch and Learn presentation that […]

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