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CALENDAR OF EVENTS - Fall 2016

Be sure to visit us regularly to find out the latest on what’s happening in Multicultural Affairs!

AUGUST

  • Thursday, August 25th
    FIRST DAY OF CLASSES

  • Wednesday, August 31st 
    Program: Activity Fair Day
    Time: 10:30a.m. - 2p.m.
    Location: UC Mall
    "Look for our tent for Multicultural Affairs & the LGBTQA Program" 

SEPTEMBER

  • Thursday, September 1st
    LGBTQA Program - Rainbow Reception
    Official Welcome Event
    Time: 5p.m. - 7p.m.
    Location: UC Red River/Concho
    Official Maverick Stampede Event

  • Thursday, September 1st
    Program: Got Culture Jam
    Official Welcome Event
    Time: 7p.m. - 9p.m.
    Location: UC Bluebonnet Ballroom
    Official Maverick Stampede Event

  • Firday, September 2nd 
    Registration for Ubuntu Begins

  • Monday, September 5th
    Application Deadline for Multicultural Mavericks and Women in Leadership
    UTA closed for Labor Day Holiday

  • Thursday, September 8th
    Program: Multicultural Mavericks Kick-Off
    (for accepted participants only)
    Time: 6p.m. - 8p.m.
    Location: UC Rio Grande

  • Tuesday, September 13th
    LGBTQA Program: Out2Lunch: Mental Health and the LGBT Community
    Time: 12:30p.m. - 1:30p.m.
    Location: UC Guadalupe


  • Wednesday, September 14th
    Program: Women in Leadership Kick-Off 
    (for accepted participants only)
    Time: 6p.m. - 8p.m.
    Location: UC Rio Grande

  • Thursday, September 15th
    Program: Hispanic Heritage Month Kick-Off
                  Dia de la Independencia
    Global Grounds International Coffee Hour
    Co-Hosted by the Office of International Education and Multicultural Mavericks
    Time: 4p.m. - 5:30p.m.
    Location: UC Palo Duro Lounge

  • Sunday, September 18th
    LGBTQA Program Dallas Pride Parade
    March with us at the city wide parade!
    Visit our website for more details

  • Wednesday, September 21st
    Program: Maversity Social Justice Workshop Series #1
    Hosted by the Leaders Educating about Diversity
    Time: Noon - 1p.m.
    Location: UC Carlisle Suite

  • Thursday, September 22nd
    LGBTQA Program: Bi Visibility Day
                              Bi the Way, We Exist. TEDx Screening  

    Time: 12:30p.m. - 1:30p.m.
    Location: Engineering Research Building #228

  • Wednesday, September 28th
    LGBTQA Program: I Am UTA Study Abroad: 
                              LGBTQA + Student Stories
    Hosted by the Office of International Education 

    Time: Noon - 1:00p.m.
    Location: University Center, Sabine
  • Thursday, September 29th
    Program: Maversity Social Justice Workshop Series #2
    Hosted by the Leaders Educating about Diversity
    Time: 12:30p.m. - 1:30p.m.
    Location: UC Concho

  • Thursday, September 29th
    Program: La Fridal de Frida
                  Theatrical Performance by Teatro Flor Candela 
    Co-Hosted with the Centre for Mexican American Studies
    Time: TBD
    Location: UC Rosebud Theater

  • Friday, September 30th
    Deadline to Apply for Ubuntu Peer Leader 

OCTOBER

  • Monday, October 7th - Friday, October 14th
    **Please note new dates from what was previously advertised
    Program: Gallery Exhibit: Gandhi Jayanthi
    Hosted by the Multicultural Mavericks
    Time: Open Weekdays 8 a.m.- 8 p.m.
    Location: UC Gallery

    Learn more about living a life of non-violence, as the Multicultural Mavericks host a gallery exhibit celebrating Gandhi Jayanti. The gallery exhibit aims to increase knowledge of Gandhi Jayanti, and mark the birthday of Gandhi, the man who stood against violence all of his life and fought for the freedom of his country using peaceful methods.


  • Monday, October 3rd - Friday, October 7th 
    LGBTQA Program -Pride Week(PW)
    Visit our Website for more details

    • Monday, October 3rd
      LGBTQA Program: PW What Would You Do?
      Relationships and Bystander Initiative
      Co-Hosted by Mavs Standup and RSVP
      Time: 12p.m. - 1p.m.
      Location: UC Guadalupe

    • Tuesday, October 4th
      LGBTQA Program: PW Out2Lunch: Contemporary LGBTQ+ Issues
      Time: 12:30p.m. - 1:30p.m.
      Location: UC Guadalupe

    • Wednesday, October 5th
      LGBTQA Program: PW Safe Zone Ally Workshop
      Time: 1p.m. - 4p.m.
      Location: Nedderman Hall, Rady Room, 6th Floor
      Sign up online

    • Wednesday, October 5th
      LGBTQA Program: PW Paint Your Town with Pride
                                Featured Panel of Community Leaders 

      Time: 6:30p.m. - 8p.m.
      Location: UC Red River/Concho

    • Thursday, October 6th
      LGBTQA Program: PW Rainbow Jeopardy 
      Time: 12:30p.m. - 1:30p.m.
      Location: UC Guadalupe

    • Friday, October 7th
      LGBTQA Program: PW 4th Annual Drag Show
      Time: 7p.m. - 9:30p.m.
      Location: UC Rosebud Theatre/Foyer 

  • Monday, October 10th
    Program: Maversity Social Justice Workshop Series #3
    Hosted by the Leaders Educating about Diversity
    Time: Noon - 1p.m.

    Location: UC Gaudalupe

  • Wednesday, October 12th
    Deadline to submit Ubuntu Student Presenter Proposal

  • Wednesday, October 19th
    Deadline to register for Ubuntu Conference

  • Wednesday, October 19th
    LGBTQA Program: Asexuality Awareness Week Event
                              (A)sexual Documentary Screening and Discussion 

    Time: 6p.m. - 8p.m.
    Location: UC Lower Student Congress Chambers

  • Tuesday, October 25th
    Program: Maversity Social Justice Workshop Series #4
    Hosted by the Leaders Educating about Diversity
    Time: 12:30p.m. - 1:30p.m.
    Location: UC Gaudalupe

  • Wednesday, October 26th
    LGBTQA Program: Intersex Awareness Day
    Co-Hosted by the Gender and Sexuality Alliance 
    Time: Noon. - 1p.m.
    Location: UC Guadalupe

  • Wednesday, October 26th
    Program: College of Nursing and Health Innovation Presents
    LIVING ON ONE PROJECT
    Co-Hosted with Multicultural Affairs and the Office of International Education 
    Time: 3 p.m. - 9 p.m.
    Location: UC Rosebud Theater

NOVEMBER

  • International Education Week:
    Monday, October 31st - Saturday, November 5th 
    Hosted by Office of International Education

  • Tuesday, November 1st 
    Deadline for UTA individuals and student organizations to sign up to perform for One Night in Asia

  • Thursday, November 3rd
    Program: Asian Heritage Month Kick Off
                  Diwali Festival of Lights
    Global Grounds International Coffee Hour
    Co-Hosted by the Office of International Education and the Multicultural Mavericks
    Time: 4p.m. - 5:30p.m.
    Location: UC Palo Duro Lounge

  • Friday, November 4th
    Program:The New Civil Rights Movement
                  Featuring National Keynote Shaung King,
                  Senior Justice Writer for New York Daily  News
    (for UTA + open to public, Purchase tickets via www.utatickets.com)
    Time: 7p.m. - 9p.m.
    Location: MAC Lone Star Auditorium
  • Saturday, November 5th
    Program: Ubuntu Social Justice Conference 
    Co-Hosted with the Office of International Education
    ( Pre-registration required
    Dealine to register online via our website:

    Day: Wednesday, October 19th )
    Time: 8a.m. - 4p.m.
    Location: UC Rio Grande
    Event is part of International Education Week

  • Tuesday, November 8th
    POTUS Election Day

  • Friday, November 11th - Sunday, November 13th
    Homecoming Weekend
    Look for parade entries by Multicultural Affairs & the LGBTQA Program!

  • Tuesday, November 15th
    LGBTQA Program: Safe Zone Ally Workshop
    Time: 9a.m. - Noon
    Location: UC Rio Guadalupe
    sign up online

  • Wednesday, November 16th
    Program: Maversity Social Justice Workshop Series #5
    Hosted by the Leaders Educating about Diversity
    Time: Noon - 1p.m.
    Location: UC Carlisle Suite

  • Friday, November 18th
    LGBTQA Program: Transgender Day of Remembrance
    Time: Noon-1pm
    Location: UC Guadalupe

  • Thursday, November 24th - Friday, November 25th
    UTA Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

  • Wednesday, November 30th
    Program: Asian Heritage Month One Night in Asia Talent Show
    Hosted by the Multicultural Mavericks
    Time: 6:30p.m. - 9p.m.
    Location: UC Bluebonnet, Foyer
    Deadline for performers to register online via
    our website: Firday, November 1st 

DECEMBER

  • Date: Thursday, December 1st
    LGBTQA Program: World AIDS Day
    Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
    Location: UC Red River/Concho
    Visit our website for event lineup

  • Date: Wednesday, December 7th
    Last Day of Fall Classes

For complete event details visit: www.uta.edu/multicultural

Events this Fall!

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