Meetings & Events

  • 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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  • 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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  • GLADC Annual Conference Launches New Conversations in Workplaces and Community

    Posted on December 12, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    More than 80 people attended GLADC’s 7th Annual Conference on November 2. At the end of a day of rich presentations, small groups gathered to collect their takeaways and begin formulating their own “proactive strategies,” in keeping with the conference theme. Here are some of the goals participants brought back to their workplaces and communities: […]

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  • Announcing our 2017-2018 GLADC Multicultural Resource Guide

    Posted on December 12, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    GLADC is pleased to announce the publication of an updated Multicultural Resource Guide for 2017-2018. The guide provides information about these valuable resources: Civic and Advocacy Organizations and Initiatives Accessing City and Regional Government Faith Communities Education Arts/Culture/Entertainment Businesses and Services   We hope the guide introduces folks who have lived in the area for […]

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  • Meet GLADC Board Member, Andrea Hansen

    Posted on September 26, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    By Sonia Garcia, GLADC Intern  Andrea Hansen is a founding member of the Greater La Crosse Area Diversity Council and has served in various capacities since 2007.  Andrea is the program director of the Self-Sufficiency Program (SSP), a community engagement program of the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Department at UW-L.  SSP is a pre-college […]

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  • Announcing our New GLADC Affiliated Speakers Bureau

    Posted on September 26, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    Are you interested in more in-depth training on diversity, inclusion, and equity for your organization? We are excited to announce a new resource available through the Greater La Crosse Area Diversity Council: our GLADC Affiliated Speakers Bureau. If you have attended our events, you’ll likely recognize these high-quality speakers: Ricardo Acevedo, Nizam Arain, Dr. Quincey L. Daniels, Amanda […]

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