Blog Archives

  • GLADC Lunch and Learn: Intercultural Communication in the Workplace

    Posted on January 5, 2018 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: March 2, 2018 all-day
    Where: Greater La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce, 601 7th St. N.

    We live in times that are changing rapidly. This rate of change, and the fact that La Crosse is home to many diverse people, creates the imperative for intercultural competencies in the workplace. Join us[…]

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  • Awareness through Performance – Privilege Unplugged XII

    Posted on January 3, 2018 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: January 21, 2018 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
    Where: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse Student Union, Bluffs Auditorium, 1725 State Street

    The mission of Awareness through Performance is to promote greater consciousness around social justice, diversity, and climate issues on the UWL campus and beyond. Using the stage as our forum, we creatively challenge systems of[…]

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  • Informational Session About Removing the “Big Indian”

    Posted on December 18, 2017 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: January 4, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
    Where: Ho-Chunk Nations Three Rivers House, 724 Main Street La Crosse, WI 54601

    This event is to educate the people who are interested in the removal of the “Big Indian” statue at Riverside Park. Correct information will be provided. This is not a debate and we expect people[…]

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  • Make Change Film Series and Community Conversations: Milwaukee 53206

    Posted on December 7, 2017 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: January 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Where: Western Technical College Integrated Technology Center — Free Parking in the ITC Lot (Lot B), 325 8th Street North, La Crosse

    Doors open at 5:30. Come join Western Technical College staff and students and community members for a light meal, a film viewing, and facilitated follow-up discussions. Read more about the award-winning film Milwaukee 53206 here:[…]

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  • Make Change Film Series and Community Conversations: He Named Me Malala

    Posted on December 7, 2017 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: December 12, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Where: Western Technical College Integrated Technology Center — Free Parking in the ITC Lot (Lot B), 325 8th Street North

    Join Western Technical College staff, students, and community members for a light meal, a viewing of “He Named Me Malala,” and facilitated discussions after the film. Free and open to all.

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  • The La Crosse Area Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration

    Posted on December 6, 2017 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: January 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
    Where: Viterbo University Fine Arts Center, 900 Viterbo Drive, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601

    Guest Speaker: Dr. Duchess Harris, author and Professor of American Studies at Macalester College will reflect on the topic “Chaos or Community: Fifty Years with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.” The Program includes the presentation[…]

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  • Western Technical College Make Change Film Series and Community Conversations, “Off the Rez” Documentary at the Ho-Chunk Three Rivers House

    Posted on November 21, 2017 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: November 28, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
    Where: Ho-Chunk Three Rivers House, 724 Main Street, La Crosse

    Doors open at 5:30, program begins at 6:00. Share a meal, watch the documentary “Off the Rez” and engage in community-driven conversation. The event is free. Optional donations of spare change will be collected for[…]

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  • International Faculty Panel

    Posted on November 2, 2017 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: November 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
    Where: 1300 Hall of Nations, Centennial Hall at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, 308 16th St N, La Crosse, WI 54601

    The International Faculty Panel will feature UWL faculty from multiple countries discussing their experiences in the U.S.

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  • Film and Discussion: Hmong Memory at the Crossroads

    Posted on October 24, 2017 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: October 31, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
    Where: Student Union Movie Theater, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

    The Department of Archaeology & Anthropology present the next film of the UWL Ethnographic Film Series, Hmong Memory at the Crossroads. The film will be facilitated by Dr. Vincent Her. “Liachoua Lee, a Hmong-American from[…]

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  • GIW Film Screening “A Walk to Beautiful” by Gundersen Global Partners

    Posted on October 19, 2017 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: November 9, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    Where: Gundersen Health System La Crosse Campus, Overholt Auditorium , 1900 South Ave La Crosse, WI 54601

    For Global Initiatives Week Gundersen Global Partners will be screening the 40 minute film “A Walk to Beautiful”, which follows Ethiopian women who suffer from obstetric fistulas, an easily fixed injury that results from difficult[…]

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