Blugold Dialogues are conversations intended to move the campus community forward in regards equity, diversity, and inclusion.
Blugold Dialogues | 2020-2021
05/28/2021: Save the date
04/07/2021: Professor Cedar Marie and Art Education student Mackenzie Mevis | Implementing EDI into Studio Art Education.
03/17/2021: Dr. Shanise Walker | Women: Underrepresentes in STEM.
02/11/2021: Cecilia J. Brown J.D. | Police Brutality in Black and Brown Communities of Color.
11/04/2020: Sasanehsaeh Jennings | As a Tool for Colonization - Reflections of the Native Student Experience in Higher Education
10/07/2020: Dr. Analisa DeGrave & Monique Morales Briand | Collaboration 3,000 Miles Away: Nicaragua to UWEC
Blugold Dialogues | 2019-2020
05/07/2020: Dr. David Shih | Bamboo Ceiling
04/30/2020: Sia Her, Pa Thao, and Mai Xiong | Responding to Anti-Asian Racism During the COVID-19 Pandemic
03/12/2020: Dr. Heather Ann Moody | Women Warriors: Reclaiming Identity in the Face of Resistance, A Personal Reflection
02/13/2020: Dr. Roderick Jones | Conversations Around Race in Predominately White Institutions
12/11/2019: Katie Wilson | Having Honest Discussions About Race
11/13/2019: Tony Boerger | Generational Trauma: Understanding Others Inherited Traits
10/02/2019: Mitchell Baroni | The Grass is Greener: Crossing the Rubicon into Social Justice
09/18/2019: Dr. Demetrius Smith Ed.D | A Representative for the Underrepresented
Blugold Dialogues | 2018-2019
05/09/2019: UWEC AAPI Faculty + Staff | Identity Panel: How to Build Asian American and Pacific Islander Identity at UWEC
04/30/2019: Dr. Kong Pheng Pha | LGBTQIA+ within the APPI Community
03/20/2019: Dr. Laurie Cooper Stoll | Fat is a Social Justice Issue, Too
02/21/2019: Dr. Stacey Jackson | #BlackMentalHealthMatters Cultural Considerations for the Healing and Restoration of People of African Descent
12/12/2018: Deb Newman + Chris Jorgenson | Examining The Roles of the Bias Incident Report Team [BIRT]
11/14/2018: Dr. Heather Ann Moody | Stereotypes + Realities
10/10/2018: Mireya Sigala Valadez | Unpacking the Immigration + Customs Enforcement (ICE) Activity in Our Community
09/12/2018: Dang Yang | Student Leadership Through a Social Justice Lens
Blugold Dialogues | 2017-2018
05/09/2018: Dr. David Shih | Asian American is Not a Culture
03/08/2018: Andrew W. Thundercloud
11/13/2017: Dr. Borges | Intersectionality: Effective Strategies for Ensuring the Success of Multiple Marginalized Identities