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LGBTQ Safe Zone: Trans Awareness

Friday, April 9, 2021 9:00am to 11:00am
Virtual
The LGBTQ Safe Zone Project is a campus-wide program that offers a visible message of inclusion, affirmation, and support to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people in the university community. Trans Awareness delves deeper into topics related to gender identity and expression. Participants will gain a better understanding of trans identity, campus resources, challenges individuals from these communities face on campus, and strategies for becoming an increasingly…
Main Library Gallery Exhibit: Building Our Own Community: 50 Years of the Latino Native American Cultural Center, Founded by Chicano and American Indian Students in 1971 promotional image

Main Library Gallery Exhibit: Building Our Own Community: 50 Years of the Latino Native American Cultural Center, Founded by Chicano and American Indian Students in 1971

Friday, April 9, 2021 9:00am to 5:00pm
University of Iowa Main Library
In 2021, the Latino Native American Cultural Center (LNACC) celebrates its 50th anniversary. Created in 1971 by Chicano and American Indian students, LNACC has a long and important history at the University of Iowa. This exhibition shares that history in depth, and explores its establishment in the 1970s, its activism and programs, and much more. LNACC continues to be an active advocate, supporter, and resource for Latino and Native American students at the University of Iowa. “The Center over…

Connecting Communities: Creating Space for Underrepresented Graduate Students (GPSA Week)

Friday, April 9, 2021 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Virtual
Connecting Communities: Creating Space for Underrepresented Graduate Students  Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week Lunch. Join us in celebrating you and register to pick up a free boxed lunch!  Featuring: Dr. Maria Bruno, Executive Director of Belonging and Inclusion and Moala Bannavti, PhD Candidate, Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering Registration link: http://bit.ly/uiccgpsa2021 List of all events happening this week can be found here: Graduate and…
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Latinx/a/o Student Support

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Virtual
¡CAFÉ Y CHECK IN! is a shared space for Latinx/a/o graduate and undergraduate students to be in community happening every second Tuesday from 3-4pm CT. Facilitated by Dr. Maria Bruno, Executive Director of Belonging and Inclusion & Liz Lara, Director of Graduate Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Register at bit.ly/UILatinxSupportGroup Nov 10, 2020 03:00 PM Dec 8, 2020 03:00 PM Jan 12, 2021 03:00 PM Feb 9, 2021 03:00 PM Mar 9, 2021 03:00 PM Apr 13, 2021 03:00 PM May 11, 2021 03:00…
Main Library Gallery Exhibit: Building Our Own Community: 50 Years of the Latino Native American Cultural Center, Founded by Chicano and American Indian Students in 1971 promotional image

Main Library Gallery Exhibit: Building Our Own Community: 50 Years of the Latino Native American Cultural Center, Founded by Chicano and American Indian Students in 1971

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 9:00am to 5:00pm
University of Iowa Main Library
In 2021, the Latino Native American Cultural Center (LNACC) celebrates its 50th anniversary. Created in 1971 by Chicano and American Indian students, LNACC has a long and important history at the University of Iowa. This exhibition shares that history in depth, and explores its establishment in the 1970s, its activism and programs, and much more. LNACC continues to be an active advocate, supporter, and resource for Latino and Native American students at the University of Iowa. “The Center over…
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WOCN: Revolution of the Body Feat. Bianca Medina

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Virtual
Join us for an evening of mindful movement with UIOWA Alum, Bianca Medina! NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED! ALL WOMXN OF COLOUR FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS WELCOME. Medina is a Boricua-Mexicana Dance Artist, Teaching Artist, Choreographer, and Arts Administrator based in Brooklyn. In this class, we'll release tension that may be stored in our bodies by connecting to our breath with a gentle yoga flow, and then transition into a celebration of our bodies with a juicy salsa get down. Whether we've been…
Main Library Gallery Exhibit: Building Our Own Community: 50 Years of the Latino Native American Cultural Center, Founded by Chicano and American Indian Students in 1971 promotional image

Main Library Gallery Exhibit: Building Our Own Community: 50 Years of the Latino Native American Cultural Center, Founded by Chicano and American Indian Students in 1971

Thursday, April 15, 2021 9:00am to 5:00pm
University of Iowa Main Library
In 2021, the Latino Native American Cultural Center (LNACC) celebrates its 50th anniversary. Created in 1971 by Chicano and American Indian students, LNACC has a long and important history at the University of Iowa. This exhibition shares that history in depth, and explores its establishment in the 1970s, its activism and programs, and much more. LNACC continues to be an active advocate, supporter, and resource for Latino and Native American students at the University of Iowa. “The Center over…
Main Library Gallery Exhibit: Building Our Own Community: 50 Years of the Latino Native American Cultural Center, Founded by Chicano and American Indian Students in 1971 promotional image

Main Library Gallery Exhibit: Building Our Own Community: 50 Years of the Latino Native American Cultural Center, Founded by Chicano and American Indian Students in 1971

Friday, April 16, 2021 9:00am to 5:00pm
University of Iowa Main Library
In 2021, the Latino Native American Cultural Center (LNACC) celebrates its 50th anniversary. Created in 1971 by Chicano and American Indian students, LNACC has a long and important history at the University of Iowa. This exhibition shares that history in depth, and explores its establishment in the 1970s, its activism and programs, and much more. LNACC continues to be an active advocate, supporter, and resource for Latino and Native American students at the University of Iowa. “The Center over…
Main Library Gallery Exhibit: Building Our Own Community: 50 Years of the Latino Native American Cultural Center, Founded by Chicano and American Indian Students in 1971 promotional image

Main Library Gallery Exhibit: Building Our Own Community: 50 Years of the Latino Native American Cultural Center, Founded by Chicano and American Indian Students in 1971

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 9:00am to 5:00pm
University of Iowa Main Library
In 2021, the Latino Native American Cultural Center (LNACC) celebrates its 50th anniversary. Created in 1971 by Chicano and American Indian students, LNACC has a long and important history at the University of Iowa. This exhibition shares that history in depth, and explores its establishment in the 1970s, its activism and programs, and much more. LNACC continues to be an active advocate, supporter, and resource for Latino and Native American students at the University of Iowa. “The Center over…
Iowa, Kirkwood and You: Finding a Pathway to the University of Iowa promotional image

Iowa, Kirkwood and You: Finding a Pathway to the University of Iowa

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Virtual
Are you an international student, immigrant, or English language learner (ELL) considering the University of Iowa?* Attend a special virtual recruitment event “Iowa, Kirkwood and You: Finding a Pathway to the University of Iowa," Wednesday, April 21, from 7-8 pm. Co-sponsored by Kirkwood Community College and International Programs at the University of Iowa, students will hear from UI admissions staff, financial aid representatives, spokespeople from the STEM fields, and a student panel about…
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