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


Monday, February 24, 2020

  • Mariposas Del Alma
    8:00pm Warch Campus Center 224 - Esch Hurvis Studio (Esch)
    In celebration of POC Empowerment Week, we welcome LA based band Mariposas Del Alma to perform in representation of the Latinx communities on Lawrence campus. All are welcome to attend. This is a diversity-related event.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

  • Cultural Competency Lecture
    11:15am Warch Campus Center 225 - Esch Hurvis Room (Hurvis)
    The Cultural Competency Lecture Series at Lawrence University educates students, faculty, staff and community members about topics within our local and global culture that will help to improve our ability to work together as a community of scholars and learners. Cultural competence for the purpose of these lectures is defined as a set of knowledge, skills and habits of mind that enable individuals and organizations to interact effectively with those who are perceived as different in some significant way. This is a diversity-related event.
  • "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.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

  • BSU Cultural Expressions Rehearsal
    9:01pm Warch Campus Center 224 - Esch Hurvis Studio (Esch)
    This is a rehearsal for our upcoming show on the following saturday. This space and time is crucial to ensuring the show goes smoothly. This is a diversity-related event.

Friday, February 28, 2020

  • Cultural Expressions
    12:00pm Warch Campus Center 224 - Esch Hurvis Studio (Esch)
    Cultural Expression's is an event that showcases the talents of the POC community on campus. This is a diversity-related event.
  • Cultural Expressions Art Gallery
    12:00pm Warch Campus Center 226 - Mead Witter Room
    This event is a part of cultural expressions that showcases art from the POC community. This is a diversity-related event.
  • Hillel - Shabbat
    6:00pm Sabin House 113 - Living Room & Sabin House 114 - Community Room
    Come celebrate Shabbat with Hillel every Friday at 6pm. This event enhances spiritual and religious life. This is a diversity-related event.

Saturday, February 29, 2020

  • Cultural Expressions Dinner
    4:00pm Memorial Hall 113 - Diversity Center
    POC community coming together for a meal before Cultural Expressions. This is a diversity-related event.
  • Cultural Expressions Art Gallery
    6:00pm Warch Campus Center 226 - Mead Witter Room
    This is a part of the Cultural Expressions event that showcase Art by the POC community on campus. This is a diversity-related event.
  • Cultural Expressions
    7:00pm Warch Campus Center 224 - Esch Hurvis Studio (Esch) & Warch Campus Center 225 - Esch Hurvis Room (Hurvis)
    Cultural Expression is an event that showcases the talents of the Lawrence POC community. This is a diversity-related event.

Thursday, March 5, 2020

  • Continuing Significance of Race Conference
    4:00pm Warch Campus Center 204 - Cinema
    Students in Ethnic Studies 301 course, Theories of Race and Ethnicity, will be hosting their annual conference on the continuing significance of race in the US. Each panel presentation will have 4 students giving ten minute presentations each on a research topic of their choice with 10 minutes of questions and ten minutes of transition to the next panel. Panels begin at 4 pm, 5pm and last panel is at 6pm. Students are required to bring 3 guests to their presentation. Conference is open to the public. This is a diversity-related event.

Friday, March 6, 2020

  • Hillel - Shabbat
    6:00pm Sabin House 113 - Living Room
    Come celebrate Shabbat with Hillel every Friday at 6pm. This event enhances spiritual and religious life. This is a diversity-related event.

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