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CALENDAR OF EVENTS - SPRING 2016

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

JANUARY

LGBTQA Program Meet & Greet

Monday, January 25

Noon – 1:30 p.m., UC Concho

FEBRUARY

Black History Month (BHM): Kick-Off Tabling

Monday, February 1

11:30 am – 1:30 p.m., UC Palo Duro

 

Maversity #1

Monday, February 8

Noon – 1 p.m., UC Carlisle Suite

 

Chinese New Year Celebration

Hosted by the Multicultural Mavericks with the Chinese Culture & Language Association and the Asian Student Association

Monday, February 8

4 – 7 p.m., UC Palo Duro Lounge

 

BHM: I Am UTA Study Abroad:

Black Students Share Their Stories

Tuesday, February 9

12:30 – 1:30 p.m., UC Concho

 

BHM: Coalition Building

Presented by Dr. Jason Shelton,

UTA Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Tuesday, February 9

6:30 – 8 p.m., UC Concho

 

Men & Masculinities Series: Healthy Relationships

Co-Hosted with the RVSP Program and the Gay Straight Alliance

Wednesday, February 10

Noon – 1 p.m., University Hall 025

 

Maversity #2

Thursday, February 18

12:30 - 1:30 p.m., UC Red River

 

BHM: Black Leadership Institute

Saturday, February 20

8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., Nedderman Hall

Pre-registration required via our website by Feb. 8th

BHM: Student Activism, SNCC, and 1960’s Black Power

Presented by Dr. Marvin Dulaney, UTA History Department

Tuesday, February 23

Noon – 1 p.m., UC Carlisle Suite

BHM: Health and the Black Community

Global Grounds International Coffee Hour

Co-Hosted with the Office of International Education

Thursday, February 25

4 – 5:30 p.m., UC Palo Duro Lounge

 

Diversity Week (DW): It’s a Maverick World

Saturday, February 27 – Saturday, March 5

 

DW: 21st Annual Benefit Pow Wow

Hosted by the Native American Student Association and the Honors College

Saturday, February 27

10 a.m. – 10 p.m., UC Bluebonnet Ballroom

 

DW: Supporting the Trans* Community

Presented by Finn and Susan Jones from DFW Trans-Cendence

Monday, February 29

Noon – 1 p.m., UC Concho

 

MARCH

DW: Maversity #3

Tuesday, March 1

12:30 – 1:30 p.m., UC Concho

 

DW: Spring Health Fair

Hosted by SHAC and Health Services

Wednesday, March 2

10 a.m. – 2 p.m., UC Mall

Rain site: UC Bluebonnet Ballroom

 

DW: Disability Awareness Event

Hosted by Office for Students with Disabilities and the Disability Studies Minor

Wednesday, March 2

Noon – 1 p.m., UC Concho

 

DW: Keynote Presentation

Addressing Islamophobia: Dispelling Myths to Break Down Barriers

Presented by Dr. Amer Ahmed, Director of Intercultural Teaching and Faculty Development, University of Massachusetts – Amherst

Tuesday, March 1

6:30 – 8 p.m., UC Rosebud Theater

 

DW: It’s a Maverick World!

Global Grounds International Coffee Hour

Co-Hosted with the Office of International Education

Thursday, March 3

4 – 5:30 p.m., UC Palo Duro Lounge

 

DW/WHM: 9th Annual Women in Leadership Summit

Saturday, March 5

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., UC Rio Grande

Pre-registration required via our website by February 15th

 

Men & Masculinities Series: Masculinities & Men of Color

Co-Hosted with the NAACP Student Chapter

Monday, March 7

Noon – 1 p.m., UC Palo Pinto

 

WHM: Women’s & Gender Studies Department Lecture

Manifesta: Young Women, Feminism, and the Future

Featuring Amy Richards, Keynote Speaker and Author

Tuesday, March 8

7 – 9 p.m., Central Library, 6th Floor Atrium.

 

Maversity #4

Wednesday, March 9

Noon – 1 p.m., UC Concho

 

WHM: Women and Body Image

Wednesday, March 9

6 – 7:30 p.m., UC Concho

 

WHM: Featured Keynote

Women’s Voice in the Political Process

Featuring Justice Rebeca Martinez, Texas 4th Court of Appeals

Thursday, March 24

6 – 7:30 p.m., MAC Lone Star Auditorium

Movie Screening of Suffragette to Follow Keynote

7:30 – 9:30 p.m., MAC Lone Star Auditorium

 

Maversity #5

Tuesday, March 29

12:30 – 1:30 p.m., UC Red River

 

WHM: I am Unstoppable: Women’s Forum

Featuring UTA Alumnae Panel

Wednesday, March 30

6:30 – 8 p.m., UC Rio Grande

 

LGBTQA Program: Transgender Day of Visibility

Featuring Dee Dee Watters (Houston, TX)

Thursday, March 31

6 - 7 p.m., UC Carlisle Suite

 

 

LGBTQA Program: “No H8 In My School”

Anti-Bullying Photoshoot Campaign

Monday, April 25

1 a.m – 2 p.m., UC Booths 5 and 6 (Next to Gallery)

 

LGBTQA Program: Lavender Graduation

Tuesday, April 26

5:30 – 7 p.m., UC Carlisle Suite

Sign up online at www.uta.edu/lgbtqa

 

Also coming in April:

Men & Masculinities Series: Spring Keynote Speaker

 


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

Black History Month

View the official schedule of events for February 2016.

Download the offical poster for Black History Month 2016

diversity week

Diversity Week Keynote 2016

Save the Date! Tuesday, March 1st. 

Free and Open to UTA Community.

 

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