03/25/2017 (All day)
2520-D University Capitol Centre
A One-Day Campus–Community Conference Saturday, March 25, 2017 2520-D University Capitol Centre (Old Capitol Mall), 201 S. Clinton St., Iowa City Featured speakers: Carmen Berkley, director, AFL-CIO Civil, Human & Women’s Rights Department William P. Jones, professor of history, University of...
8:30 am to 2:00 pm
4th Floor Levitt Center for University Advancement
This event brings together both students and business professionals for a half day of networking, workshops, and presentations. Speakers include Ann Drake, CEO of DSC Logistics; events include a workshop led by Lori Pedelty, executive coach from the Chicago area, and a panel discussion of business...
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
College of Public Health Building
WHO? People committed to understanding and eliminating racism. All students, faculty, and staff welcome. WHAT? A two-day workshop led by trainers from the Racial Equity Institute WHERE? The University of Iowa campus, College of Public Health Building WHEN? March 24 & 25, 2017 | 9 am to 5 pm...
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
MPR Currier Hall
The Cultural Potluck will be exhibiting a variety of foods from all over. We encourage students to get outside their comfort zones and to try something new while getting educated on different cultures. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events....
12:00 am to 8:00 pm
Latino Native American Cultural Center
Join us at the Latino Native American Cultural Center for a kick-off potluck for Latinx in Action Week! We will be learning about the importance of Cesar Chavez and his impact in the National Farm Workers Movement and eating a lot of food! Featured food: Empanadas, Flan, Fried Chicken, Fruit Salad...
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
2nd Floor Ballroom Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Sponsored by Equal Opportunity and Diversity within the Chief Diversity Office, the Diversity Catalyst Awards are designed to honor faculty or staff members, programs or departments, and students or student organizations engaged in diversity initiatives during the previous academic year that have...
3:00 pm to 5:45 pm
Room W401 Pappajohn Business Building
BaFa’ BaFa’ is a cultural simulation geared towards helping students grow their global perspective and reflect on their way of thinking when approaching a new culture.
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
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The Chief Diversity Office, in collaboration with several campus and community members, is offering this event for White-identified people to discuss Whiteness and its privileges with other White people. Too often when we discuss racial inequity, we exclude the conversation about white identity. We...
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Illinois Room Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
The Tippie College of Business welcomes Ernst & Young's Diversity & Inclusion Resource Group, who will host a discussion on the importance and impact of LGBTQ+ inclusion in the workplace. Don't miss this great networking opportunity!
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
University Capitol Centre
Developed by the National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI), this process gives leaders skills to deal constructively with tough conflicts, enabling them to move disputing parties toward future cooperation. The skills practiced in the NCBI Controversial Issue Process are applicable to every...