Amanda Goodenough

Assistant Director for UW-La Crosse’s Research and Resource Center for Campus Climate

Amanda Florence Goodenough provides leadership for UW-La Crosse’s Research & Resource Center for Campus Climate, where she convenes the university’s Hate Response Team, oversees Awareness through Performance, and conducts various cross-cultural trainings. Amanda also co-advises the Intercultural Organization Promoting Awareness (IOPA) and previously taught courses on Understanding Human Differences, First Generation College Students, and First Year Seminars. Prior to working at UW–L, Amanda received her M.S.E. in College Student Development and Administration at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and her B.S. in Communications from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. Amanda’s personal gender pronouns are she/her/hers.

Presentation titles include:

  • Moving toward Cultural Humility
  • The Macro Effect of Microaggressions
  • The Language of Inclusion
  • Sticks & Stones: The Manifestation of Hate & Bias
  • The Socialization of “What Are You?”: Complexities Within the Multiracial Experience of Passing, Belonging and Otherness

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