Diversity Calendar

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Monday, March 27, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

    • 12:00 pm
    • Women's Resources Center | 703 S. Wright St., 2nd Floor, Champaign

    Award winning slam poet Kit Yan will lead a mini-workshop about theraputic writing and the healing that can come from self-expression. This workshop is a prelude to Kit's one-person show "Queer Heartache."

    • 5:00 pm   6:30pm
    • Women's Resource Center

    • 7:00 pm
    • Murphy Lounge, University YMCA (1001 S. Wright St., Champaign)

    A one-person slam poetry theater show presented by Kit Yan, Queer Heartache is a testament to the resilience of queer love in all its forms—between cis and trans siblings, lovers, pride parade attendees, and many more—in the face of heartbreaking barriers everywhere from the dating pool to the medical establishment.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

    • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    • Illini Union Rooms A, B, C

    Visit the Indigenous Peoples throughout the world in just one stop! Come by Native American House’s booth to learn more, we will have a crafting station for your keepsake, candy to give out, and remember to get your passport stamped before you leave! An International Week Event A collaboration between Native American House and International Student & Scholar Services

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    • 4:00 - 5:30 pm
    • Native American House

    Regina (Navajo) and Larry (Northern Cheyenne) travel throughout the Midwest performing to educate on Native American culture. Come meet them and enjoy some songs, ask them questions, and socialize. It will be an outdoor picnic . Community invited . Bring the kids!

    • 6:00 - 8:00 pm
    • Foreign Languages Building Atrium

    Learn a language in ‘speed-dating’ format: Participants rotate around the room, learning the basics of each language (one of the languages is the Navajo Language) for 6-8 minutes. This will give the participants the opportunity to be exposed to more languages in the same amount of time. Pizza and Soft Drinks will be served. AN INTERNATIONAL WEEK EVENT

    • 6:00 - 7:30 pm
    • Lounge

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Monday, April 17, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

Saturday, May 13, 2017

    • 9:30 am
    • State Farm Center

    • 7:30 pm
    • 100 George Huff Hall, 1206 South Fourth Street, Champaign

    The Black Congratulatory Ceremony is held every year to honor the African American graduates on the Illinois campus. The BNAACC recognizes those students of African descent who have graduated from the U of I with a bachelor, masters, Ph.D. or professional degree in a ceremony reflecting the African American tradition.

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017