Blog Archives

  • 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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  • GIW Cultural Cuisine at Gundersen

    Posted on October 19, 2017 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: November 9, 2017 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
    Where: Gundersen Health System cafeteria, 1900 Sims Pl La Crosse, WI 54601

    The Gundersen cafeteria will be offering Cultural Cuisine as part of Global Initiatives Week. This month’s focus is Native American cuisine, including buffalo, chicken with sage, and wild rice.

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  • Western Technical College Make Change Film Series & Community Conversations: The Latino List

    Posted on October 19, 2017 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: October 24, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
    Where: Western Technical College Integrated Technology Center — Free Parking in the ITC Lot (Lot B), 325 8th Street North

    Honoring Latinx Heritage Month — Enjoy a meal from Iguana’s Cafe, watch The Latino List, and engage in community driven conversation. We will be collecting spare change for our Community Change Fund. Donations are optional.[…]

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  • Fair Trade Fair

    Posted on October 19, 2017 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: November 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
    Where: People's Food Co-op, 315 5th Ave S, La Crosse, WI 54601

    On Sunday, November 5, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. PFC—La Crosse will be celebrating Global Initiatives Week with a Fair Trade Fair. We will feature our fair trade items throughout the store. Fair trade[…]

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  • Film Showing: “The Visitor”

    Posted on October 19, 2017 by Brad Myhre in .
    When: November 8, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Where: La Crosse Public Library – Main, 800 Main Street, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601

    A college professor travels to New York City to attend a conference and finds a young couple living in his apartment. Discussion to follow.

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