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Multicultural Mavericks

Be a Multicultural Maverick!

Looking for a unique way to get involved on campus? We are seeking energetic and creative students excited about hosting activities that celebrate diversity at UTA. The Multicultural Mavericks program allows students to play an active role in hosting the heritage months on campus while gaining valuable leadership skills! Cost of participation is free!

Specifically, the Multicultural Mavs help host campus celebrations for:

  • Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept 15 – October 15)
  • Asian Heritage Month (November)
  • Black History Month (February)
  • Interested in Women’s History Month?  Please refer to Women in Leadership

An exciting opportunity awaits you!

  • Meet a diverse group of new friends! All UTA students are welcome. You don’t need to identify as Hispanic, Asian, or Black. We welcome all those excited about the opportunity!
  • Members work together to implement ideas for heritage month events including social, cultural, educational, and philanthropic activities.
  • Members are required to attend at least 5 designated events per semester. These can be chosen from a variety of fun and interactive activities that contribute to your personal and leadership development. Activities include general body meetings, heritage month events, campus traditions & service activities, and social justice educational workshops. Plus - Members earn a variety of prizes for participation! Exact schedule of events will be discussed at the Member Kick-Off & Orientation held at the beginning of each semester.

Application Period

Submit your application  by Monday, Sept. 4th, 2017 to join the Multicultural Mavs cohort for the 2017-18 academic year.

Questions? Email

AAFSA Black History Month Lectures

The African American Faculty & Staff Association presents a special lineup of distinguished speakers every Wednesday in February!

See the official poster & dates