Campus Diversity Updates & News

Here at the Diversity Center, we work hard to make sure that we're bringing Lawrence, and the Appleton community, events that serve to enhance diversity. Afterwards, we like to preserve the events in an archive so that anybody -- that includes YOU! -- can see what we've been up to! 

Here are some of our most recent events and activities. If you want to learn more about any specific event that is listed, you can click on the hyperlink of the interactive poster! 

Dream Catcher Event 2017

Dream Catcher Event 2017

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Movie Showing: Black Panther

Black Panther


Tuesday, February 19, 2019

  • Kink, Consent, & Toys
    7:00pm Youngchild Hall 121 - Lecture Hall
    For Love Your Body Week, SAASHA, S.H.A.R.E. and the LU Pride Network have joined forces to present a workshop on kink/BDSM, queer identity, and consent. All identities are welcome. Hudson of Milwaukee's Tool Shed will be presenting. After, we'll have a raffle of toys provided by the store. This is a diversity-related event.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

  • Film screening & discussion:Being Hmong Means Being Free
    7:01pm Wriston Art Center 224 - Wriston Auditorium
    Being Hmong Means Being Free (56 mins) highlights the history, culture and identity of the Hmong immigrants who have settled in the United States between 1975 and the early 1990s. The documentary looks at Hmong life in this country as seen through the eyes of the program host, seventeen year-old Lia Vang. The film will be followed by a conversation with trained facilitators from Celebrate Diversity Fox Cities. Programs on Hmong culture at the Appleton Public Library and The Draw related to the exhibition "when you when you were made: Victoria Kue & Tshab Her" (at the Wriston Art Galleries through March 8) can be found here: http://www.lawrence.edu/s/wriston This is a diversity-related event.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

  • Sin Color Live in Concert (POC Empowerment Week)
    7:00pm Warch Campus Center 226 - Mead Witter Room
    South Los Angeles based band Sin Color comes to campus for a special performance as part of POC Empowerment Week. Sin Color (Without Color) mixes their sound of bossa nova, cumbia, and disco through indie pop, which sparks a shimmering movement and dance experience for their audience. This is a diversity-related event.

Friday, February 22, 2019

  • Game Night
    8:00pm Memorial Hall 113 - Diversity Center
    We Will Be Celebrating Black History Month With Trivia, Music, Prizes & A Soul Food Buffet. All Students & Staff Are Welcome. Games Include - Uno, Monopoly, Family Feud & More. Hope To See You There. This is a diversity-related event.

Saturday, February 23, 2019

  • Black Student Union Cultural Expressions
    7:00pm Warch Campus Center 224 - Esch Hurvis Studio (Esch) & Warch Campus Center 225 - Esch Hurvis Room (Hurvis)
    Cultural Expressions is an event to celebrate the end of Black History Month. This showcase expresses all Black identities by way of dance, poetry, song and more! This is a diversity-related event.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Thursday, February 28, 2019

  • Artist Talk by Tshab Her
    3:00pm Wriston Art Center 202 - Lobby
    Artist talk by Tshab Her on her work in the exhibition "when you were made." The talk will start in the Wriston Art Galleries and then move to the auditorium. This is a diversity-related event.

Friday, March 1, 2019

  • Women on Campus Coffee Hour
    8:00am Warch Campus Center 325 - Nathan Marsh Pusey Room
    An opportunity for Women faculty and staff 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.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

  • Women on Campus Coffee Hour
    8:00am 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.

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