The Office of Diversity & Inclusion hosts or supports events on and off campus that promote a vision of a more diverse, accepting, educated community. Here is the 2019-2020 event calendar:

Some of our regular offerings include the Cultural Competency Lecture Series, the Diversity & Inclusion Planning Retreat, and the Diversity & Inclusion Champion Awards.  We also provide Upstander Training facilitated by Fit Oshkosh and special events, many cosponsored with on- and off-campus groups and organizations.  

We hope you'll join us for upcoming events you'll see in the drop-down menu, as well as on the Lawrence calendar of events.  For an overview of all of our 2019-2020 planned events, training opportunities, and more, please see the linked document here.


Monday, January 6, 2020

  • Winter Term Welcome Back
    5:00pm Memorial Hall 113 - Diversity Center
    Gather at the D&IC as we will be having food to welcome back students to a new term. Come socialize and enjoy some food. Hope to see you all there! This is a diversity-related event.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

  • King in the Wildnerness movie
    7:00pm Warch Campus Center 204 - Cinema
    Learn more about the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King,Jr prior to MLK Day. This is a diversity-related event.

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Saturday, January 18, 2020

  • Upstander Training
    1:00pm Warch Campus Center 308 - Kraemer Conference Room
    Upstander Training prepares participants to intervene safely and appropriately when witnessing incidents of discrimination, harassment or harm. Participants engage with real-life scenarios to enable them to effectively identify and challenge negative narratives and behaviors. Become an agent for change and foster a positive culture of safety and respect in your places of influence. This is a diversity-related event.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

  • Kashmir Faculty Panel
    5:00pm Warch Campus Center 204 - Cinema
    The Pan Asian Organization will be screening two short documentaries and then host Professors Brozek, Balsekar, and Kassor for a faulty panel and discussion about the different dimensions of the conflict in Kashmir. This is a diversity-related event.

Saturday, January 25, 2020

  • Lunar New Year
    6:00pm Warch Campus Center 224 - Esch Hurvis Studio (Esch), Warch Campus Center 225 - Esch Hurvis Room (Hurvis), & Warch Campus Center 324 - Somerset Room
    Lunar New Year This is a diversity-related event.

Thursday, January 30, 2020

  • Women on Campus Coffee Hour
    1:00pm Warch Campus Center 325 - Nathan Marsh Pusey Room
    Women faculty and staff are invited to come together for conversation and coffee, to create a network of support and discuss strategies to thrive on campus as the university continues to aspire to achieve gender equity. This is a diversity-related event.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

  • "Prom Night In Mississippi"
    7:30pm Warch Campus Center 204 - Cinema
    Independent film producer/director Paul Saltzman will introduce his film and follow the viewing of the film will lead a discussion on social prejudice personal experiences. This is a diversity-related event.

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