Yearly Archives: 2019

  • Letter from Kelley Waddell, Executive Director, YWCA La Crosse

    Posted on May 8, 2019 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    Dear friends, The last year at YWCA La Crosse has been a time of excitement, challenge, and growth. For those things, I am truly thankful. It is with a heavy heart that today, I am writing to let you know my family will be relocating to Kansas City. My husband was offered a wonderful employment […]

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  • GLADC Lunch and Learn: “Creating a Culture of Inclusion in the Workplace”

    Date: Thursday, April 4, 2019 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM CDT

    Location: Myrick Park Center 789 Myrick Park Dr. The Marshview Room La Crosse, WI 54601

    Posted on February 27, 2019 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Events, Upcoming Events.

    Join us for a lunchtime hour of learning with Patricia Markos, Professional Studies Director-UWL, and Shaundel Spivey, Connections Manager-WTC. Hiring and maintaining a diverse workforce that will positively impact performance, team dynamics, and services provided to customers. What’s key to foster a culture of inclusion in your organization.

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  • Shane Gesler

    Greater La Crosse Area Diversity Council elects new President

    Posted on February 18, 2019 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    The Greater La Crosse Area Diversity Council has elected a new President, Shane Gesler. As a Client Relations Leader-Recruiter for Manpower, Shane has helped hundreds of people from the area find employment. Watch coverage of this story, here.

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  • Sharing the voice of Native Americans

    Posted on February 4, 2019 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    On Jan. 21, Gov. Tony Evers presented Patty Loew, a UW-La Crosse Alumna, with Wisconsin’s 2019 MLK Heritage Award during a statewide broadcast ceremony honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the State Capitol. Read the full article here.

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  • Joanne Bland Presentation

    Date: Tuesday, February 5, 2019, at 6pm

    Location: 1400 Centennial Hall, UW La Crosse Campus

    Posted on January 30, 2019 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Events, Upcoming Events.

    Joanne Bland, participant in the “Bloody Sunday” and Selma to Montgomery marches in 1965 and co-founder/ former Director of the National Voting Rights Museum will be speaking on campus next Tuesday, February 5, 2019, at 6pm in 1400 Centennial.

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