University of Wisconsin - Green Bay

Inclusive Excellence

 

Multicultural & International Depts. & Organizations

UW-Green Bay Resources

American Intercultural Center
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
UU 150
2420 Nicolet Drive
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001
(920) 465-2720
Fax (920) 465-2984
Contact: Deborah Rezac
Contact this campus department to find out about services and activities that promote the academic success, personal growth and development of multicultural students. The Center also conducts educational programs that enhance learning, promote respect and appreciation for racial and ethnic diversity.

Center for First Nations Studies
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
WH 420
2420 Nicolet Drive
Green Bay, WI 54311
(920) 465-2937
Contact: Anne Gretz, gretza@uwgb.edu

Inclusive Excellence
University of Wisconsin- Green Bay
UU150
2420 Nicolet Drive
Green Bay, WI 54311
(920) 465-2720
Contact: aic@uwgb.edu
Contact this campus council on diversity and web site to view and provide input for actions that are designed to foster greater diversity, equity, inclusion, and accountability for university life.

Institute for Learning Partnership
Providing development support for area educators including the Phuture Phoenix program to encourage college goals for at-risk youth.
UW-Green Bay
2420 Nicolet Drive, Wood Hall 410
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001
(920) 465-5555
E-mail: learnpart@uwgb.edu

Office of International Education
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Cofrin Library 207
2420 Nicolet Drive
Green Bay, WI 54311
(920) 465-2190
Contact: Brent Blahnik
Contact this campus department to learn more about study abroad programs, National Student Exchange programs, support and assistance for International students here at UWGB, Travel courses, and resources for faculty and staff wishing to get involved with international teaching opportunities.

UW-Green Bay Multicultural Student Organizations

  • International club
  • Japan Club
  • Chinese Club
  • Black Student Union
  • Intertribal Student Council
  • OrganizacĂ­on Latino Americana
  • Southeast Asian Student Union
  • Sexuality & Gender Alliance, Fair WI
  • Spanish Club

Community Resources

African Heritage Inc.
P.O. Box 2727
Appleton, WI 54913
(920) 202-0745
Contact: Juliet Cole colej@uwgb.edu
Contact this organization to get involved in programs, efforts, and education to provide a support system for Africans, African Americans and those of African descent through the generation of goodwill, and the promotion of cross cultural understanding and education.

Brown County Diversity Circle
Brown County UW-Extension
1150 Bellevue St., Green Bay, WI 54302
(920) 391-4651
Contact: Judith Knudsen
Contact this organization if you are interested in training and conversations related to immigration, poverty and racism. You can get involved in a Diversity Circle group, request a trained facilitator, or inquire about becoming a trained facilitator.

Brown County MLK Celebration
Contact this web site and planning committee if you are interested in learning more about or getting involved in the annual celebration in Brown County.

Cultural Diversity Office
St. Norbert College
100 Grant St
De Pere, WI 54115
(920) 402-3963
http://www.snc.edu/multicultural/ Contact: Bridgit Martin, bridgit.martin@snc.edu

Hispanic Community Council
425 Cherry Street
Green Bay, WI 54301
Contact: Gabriela Gamboa

Hispanic Community Resource Center
610 S Broadway
Green Bay, WI 54301
Contact: Rose Herrera
Contact this organization for support for social service needs for Spanish-speaking families. Also available - Hispanic Services 824 S. Broadway Green Bay, WI 54304 Translator: Manuela Michael(920)465-9491 Can provide a variety of resources for someone from any ethnic background: Either prior knowledge of English or Spanish is needed. Can assist with translation, assistance in judicial hearings, general help filling out paperwork.

India Association of Northeast Wisconsin
(920) 922-5498
Contact: Chitra Pandya
Contact this organization if interested in participating in or attending events promoting and celebrating Indian arts, music, and culture.

IndUS of Fox Valley
(920) 922-5498
Contact: Chitra Pandya
Contact this organization to get involved in supporting and promoting Indo-American friendships and good will, and in serving the community through social, cultural, educational, and charitable activities.

Multicultural Center of Greater Green Bay
217 N. Madison
Green Bay, WI 54303
(920) 438-1660
Contact: Nia Cha Yang, President
Contact this organization if you are interested in helping with or obtaining support for diverse cultures in the Green Bay area. The organization provides space for meetings and rehearsals, office support, and other services to diverse groups. The monthly newsletter reports on events involving and of interest to diverse populations, while the web site includes extensive lists of resources for learning about and Contacting diverse groups. They also provide the tools to find a great variety of community resources of value to diverse peoples and all the community.

Northeast Wisconsin African American Association (NEWAAMA)
151 Village Street
Green Bay, WI 54302
(920)544-9123
Contact: Triella Talbott-Williams
Contact this organization if you would like to or need support for the cultural, educational and socioeconomic needs of the African-American community and the ethnic diversity of Northeast Wisconsin, while maintaining a viable entity as the Northeast Wisconsin African-American Association.

Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Community Diversity Advisory Council
P.O. Box 19042
Green Bay, WI 54307
(920) 498-6826
Contact: Dr. Alem Asres
Contact this organization if you are interested in serving on a community/NWTC council to advocate and help NWTC enhance and promote diversity and to increase the enrollment and graduation of traditionally under-represented minority student populations.

Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
International Center (Center for Global Cultures)
2740 West Mason
Green Bay, WI 4303
(920) 498-6384
Contact this organization if interested in finding out about the programs and services offered by NWTC to support study abroad, international films, global resources for businesses, world language classes, world view and cultures education.

Oneida Nation
Cultural Heritage Center
3703 Hillcrest Drive
Green Bay, WI 54155
Contact: Dr. Carol Corneilius
Contact this organization if you are interested in learning about the preservation, protection, maintenance, and interpretation of the Oneida traditions, artifacts, language, customs, and history in a manner that shall promote the dignity and respect of the Oneida people and culture.

United Hmong and Asian American Community Center
401 9th Street
Green Bay, WI 54304
(920)432-8900 / (920)437-4550
Contact: Wa Yia Thao & Staryoung Thao
Contact this organization for general support services and networking for Southeast Asian families. Also provides elderly programs and after school and summer youth programs; cultural preservation and ESL classes. Laotian and Hmong interpreters available with notices

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"If we cannot now end our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity."

  • — John Fitzgerald Kennedy
  • 35th President of the United States

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