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UW Homecoming video emblematic of deep-seeded racial issues at UW

While diversity training and more extensive critique process are good steps, they fail to address underlying racial issues in Wisconsin

UW-Madison Campus

UW celebrates Latinx Heritage Month

Compared to years before, 2019 is likely to see most events, involvement

News

Political, civic engagement in higher education important part of Wisconsin Idea, speaker says

Hess said higher education is often where students encounter the most diversity, making it important to encourage discussion

City of Madison

Dane County’s Office for Equity and Inclusion continues efforts to make Madison’s workforce more inclusive

The Office of Equity and Inclusion partners with several businesses in Dane county to help with the effort

Art

More than just eye candy — new UW sculpture welcomes inclusionary thought

Library Mall area "is a confluence of people in the space going in different directions to work, class and elsewhere," artist says

UW-Madison Campus

New Elders-in-Residence Program aims to improve experience of UW Native American students

Initiative to strengthen ties between tribal nations as the university creates support system for minority students through Native elder mentors

UW-Madison Campus

In her visit to UW, Angela Davis advocates for youth involvement in politics

Activist, scholar said young people are an important force driving overdue change in our country

UW-Madison Campus

Panel discusses barriers women, LGBTQ+ students face in STEM fields

Panelists say UW needs to take more direct action in supporting minority students in STEM fields

Column

Tokenism without representation: Soglin’s campaign treats diversity as an amplifier to a positive public image

Mayor Paul Soglin's reelection website prompts much-need conversation on diversity, inclusion

UW-Madison Campus

Pro-diversity initiatives can, should be evaluated, speaker says

Without evaluation, current pro-diversity programs will remain unproductive