UW-L’s Awareness Through Performance program wins state diversity award

UW-L’s Awareness Through Performance (ATP) program has been selected as the winner of this year’s Program Achievement Diversity Award from the State of Wisconsin’s Council on Affirmative Action and Office of State Employment Relations.ATP

Each semester this student group, supported by UW-L’s Office of Campus Climate, presents stimulating skits and musical numbers to get everyone to think about challenging issues such as racisim, sexism, ageisim, ableism, gender identity and cultural differences. Over the years, ATP has reached thousands of students, staff and faculty on the UW-L campus, as well as a wide variety of audiences in La Crosse and the surrounding region.

ATP representatives will receive the award from the leadership of both the State Council and OSER at a ceremony Thursday, Nov. 12, in Madison. Gov. Jim Doyle has been invited to attend the ceremony.

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Find out more about the Program Achievement Diversity Award at Award.