Campus Diversity Calendar

If you have a program that engages, empowers, and/or educates the campus from a diversity and inclusion lens please email them to uhcdi@central.uh.edu to be included on the website.


October

Faculty Recital: Tali Morgulis

Saturday, October 27, 2018
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Dudley Recital Hall

Tali Morgulis, associate professor of piano, presents a recital featuring romantic and contemporary piano works by women composers, including U.S. premieres. Sponsor by: Moores School of Music

"American Girls in Red Russia": Revolutionary Dreams and Stalinist Nightmares, 1905-1945 Featuring Julia Mickenberg

Monday, October 29th
11:30 AM – 1: 00 PM
Agnes Arnold Hall, Room 210

Event sponsored by: the Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program at the University of Houston.

Trick or Treat Yourself with Learning Abroad

Wednesday, October 31, 2018
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Butler Plaza

Hey boo! Celebrate Halloween with Learning Abroad. They will offer a frightening amount of program options for students in every major in over 100 countries. Stop by for candy, swag, and of course to get more information on how going abroad can fit into your degree plan. Sponsored by: Learning Abroad

Center for Public Policy Speaker Series: International relations theory and international political economy

Wednesday, October 31, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

David A. Lake will speak at the next Center for Public Policy Speaker Series on international relations theory and international political economy. Sponsored by: UH Hobby School of Public Affairs

November

Artist Lecture: Jeffrey Gibson

Thursday, November 1, 2018
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Dudley Recital Hall

The School of Art presents a talk by multidisciplinary artist Jeffrey Gibson, whose work weaves elements of traditional Native American art with contemporary artistic references.

Speakers Bureau Training

Friday, November 2nd
12:00 – 2:00pm,
Student Center North Synergy Rm. 212

A speakers bureau consists of a panel of trained volunteers who are willing to speak about their lives and experiences. This training will give you the tools to speak on panels that educate our campus about LGBTQ people and issues. Sponsored by: LGBTQ Resource Center

2018 – 2019 Power Hour Event: Enhancing your Leadership Presence

Friday, November 16th
12:00 PM -1:00 PM
Student Center South Downtown Room 261

But what if that hour could be used for free professional development or networking opportunities on campus? What if you could use that time to connect with other UH women and be empowered to continue your development and career success? Now do you have an hour? If so, check out the WGRCs new staff and faculty program series, The Professional Power Hour. The Professional Power Hour is a series of hour-long events on topics related to gender equity, personal and professional development, and women’s empowerment. Events can include guest speakers, discussions, activities and more. Get ready to listen, learn, network and be empowered. An RSVP is required, space is limited, Register today! Please share this information with your colleagues.

Participants are welcome to bring a lunch; light snacks will be served

Sponsored by: the WGRC; for questions email wgrc@uh.edu

Belonging, at the Border: Immigration, Gender & Family

Tuesday, November 27th
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Rockwell Pavilion, UH MD Anderson Library
The Barbara Karkabi Living Archives Series
Lunch with RSVP: wgss@uh.edu or 713-743-3214

Event sponsored by: the Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program at the University of Houston.

$tart $mart: Salary-Negotiation Workshop

Friday, November 30th
9:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Agnes Arnold Hall, Room 210

$tart $mart prepares college women who are approaching the job market with the confidence, knowledge, and skills they need to negotiate salaries and benefits. This event is only for UH female students.

Event sponsored by: the Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program and UH Women & Gender Resource Center at the University of Houston.

December

Fall Lavender Graduation & Reception

Friday, December 7th
7:00 – 10:00pm
Student Center South Ballroom

Lavender Graduation is an annual ceremony conducted on campus to honor lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual, and ally students and to acknowledge their achievements and contributions to the University. All faculty, students, alumni, staff, family and friends are invited to attend and celebrate. The LGBTQ Alumni Association will be hosting the reception immediately following the ceremony. Sponsored by: LGBTQ Resource Center & LGBTQ Alumni Association