Yearly Archives: 2019

  • Developing an Inclusive Organizational Culture Within Your Workplace

    Guest Speaker: Dr. Marcus Lewis

    Date: August 8, 2019 @ 11:15 am – 1:00 pm

    Location: Altra Federal Credit Union 1700 Oak Forest Dr Onalaska WI 54650

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

    Please join us for our third event of the year! This Lunch and Learn session presented by Dr. Marcus Lewis will help business, industry, government, and non-profits promote inclusive excellence in their workplaces.

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  • Happy Summer from The Greater La Crosse Area Diversity Council

    Posted on July 2, 2019 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    Our first event this year, “Creating a Culture of Inclusion in the Workplace,” was a valuable networking and educational opportunity for our members, community leaders, and students in the La Crosse area. Dr. Patricia Markus and Shaundel Spivey gave a valuable and dynamic presentation on strategies to create a more welcoming and inclusive workplace, which […]

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  • 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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