In order to earn top honors in the Maversity program, students are encouraged to attend any of the elective events below. Electives are calculated on a per semester basis (i.e. elective do not carry over from fall to spring semester.)
- Women in Leadership: Students who are members in good standing in the WIL program, can earn up to two electives per semester that they are a member.
- Multicultural Mavericks: Students who are members in good standing on an official Multicultural Mavericks planning committee, can earn up to two electives per semester that they are a member.
Fall 2012 Electives
Maverick Speaker Series
- Multiple offered, view Maverick Speaker Series schedule
- UT Arlington Fall Leadership Retreat
- Lambda Arts & Education Series: “History of Homosexual Persecution in the Holocaust” with guest faculty presenter Dr. Douglas Klahr, Associate Professor of Architecture, hosted by the LGBTQA Program, UC Carlisle Suite, Noon – 1 p.m.
- Hispanic Heritage Month- Stand and Deliver
- Certified Leaders Institute hosted by the Leadership Center, UC, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
- Pride Week: “What’s Your Gay Point Average?” featured keynote presentation with Shane Windmeyer, Founder of Campus Pride, hosted by the LGBTQA Program, MAC Lone Star Auditorium, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
- Pride Week: Gay Straight Alliance presents Joel Burns, Fort Worth City Councilman, co-hosted by the LGBTQA Program, UC Rosebud, Noon – 1 p.m.
- Pride Week: Safe Zone Ally Training hosted by the LGBTQA Program, UC Concho, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Check back for updates on registering.
- Lunafest hosted by Women & Gender Studies, 7 p.m., MAC Lone Star Auditorium
- Free Lunch & Discussion with Paralympic Medalist Dr. Abi Yilla, Wednesday, October 24th at noon, University Hall, Room 108
- Transcending the Binary, Wednesday, 6 p.m. - 8p.m., University Hall Room 108
- Asian Heritage Month hosted by the Multicultural Mavericks – Electives to be announced soon!
- Native American Heritage Month hosted by the Native American Student Association and co-sponsored by Multicultural Affairs – Electives to be announced soon!
- Asian Heritage Month: Nefarious Film & Forum on Human Sex Trafficking, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Nedderman Hall 100
- Kick-Off: Caddo Drumming and Hand Games Friday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Library Mall
- “Ethical Fitness: Decision Making for Young Adults” featuring guest presenter Ms. Judy Browne, of The Shelton School, hosted by FLOC, 7 p.m., Nedderman 106
- Native American Veterans Day Celebration Film Screening: Choctaw Code Talkers, 4:00 p.m., University Hall, Room 108
- Featured Performace: 1491 s Comedy Duo, 7:00 p.m., College Hall, Room 101
- Asian Heritage Month: Vincent Who? Film and Presentation with Director Curtis Chin, 6:30 p.m., UC Rio Grande A
- CMAS presents “Little by Little/Poco a Poquito: How Latinos are Making the Internet Work for Them” with guest presenter Sara Ines Calderon, UTA Central Library 6th Floor, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
- "I'm Not Your Pocahontas" Panel Discussion, 7:30 p.m., College Hall, Room 101
- Diversity Lecture Series: “Creating an Inclusive, Socially Just Campus Community” featuring Dr. Kathy Obear, Thursday, November 28, 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., UC Bluebonnet
- Black History Month hosted by the Multicultural Mavericks – Events to be added soon!
- Black Leadership 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Annual Oxfam Hunger Banquet hosted by the Leadership Center, Wed. March 20th, 6:30 – 8 p.m., UC Rio Grande
- 6th Annual Women in Leadership summit – March 23rd 8:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Electives are constantly being added to this list. Check back for updates.
If you have an event not listed above for which you’d like to get credit, please email Multicultural Affairs Director at firstname.lastname@example.org. It is up to the discretion of the Director to approve electives. Please note: all elective event must have an educational component (i.e. no social events will count).
Don't See an Event Listed?
Is there an event you think should be added to the elective list? Email email@example.com to inquire if the event can qualify as a Maversity elective. Note: Events must have an educational component, must relate to diversity or social justice topic, and must be held on campus. Subject to approval.