Claudia Guzmán named director of Multicultural Student Center

As an undergraduate at Wellesley College years ago, Claudia Guzmán says she felt like “a bit of an anomaly” — a first-generation college student from Wisconsin, educated in public schools, attending an elite East Coast private institution.  She struggled to find her place until joining a student organization for Latina students.  …

Alex Gee: ‘This place changed my life because of who it helped my mom become’

The Rev. Alex Gee, Ph.D., and his family together hold 13 degrees from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. It’s a legacy spanning three generations that began when his mother, Verline Gee, brought her young children to Madison to pursue a new life and new opportunities in the early 1970s.

UW–Madison Diversity Forum 2019

Share and review the 2019 UW–Madison Diversity Forum, which was held on Nov. 5 & 6, by accessing the resources shared at the two-day conference-style event. “Building Bridges to a Better Future: Opportunities Through Access …