Upcoming Events

Cultural Expressions

Hosted by Black Student Union
Join us in Somerset or virtually to watch the premiere at
7:00 pm (CST) on February 27th 2021.

Video link: https://youtu.be/XmAQHlTUYP8
 
This event allows Black and Brown students to express their artistic talents. The theme for this year is Black Love. If you're attending in person, Honor the Pledge.
 

Cultural Expressions 2021

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Honoring Black History

AIO
AIO Presents Honoring Black History
February 21-27, 2021

Join BSU, BYN, PAO, LUNA & COLORES IN UNDERSTANDING THE INTRICACIES OF OUR COMMUNITIES AND HOW BLACKNESS CAN BE CENTERED TO EDUCATE AND DEVELOP RELATIONSHIPS.

Unity means we uplift our spirits, support our achievements, appreciate and celebrate our differences.

KICKOFF DINNER
ESCH HURVIS ROOM
Sunday, February 21st at 5:00 pm
All is One (AIO)
Limited entrance & quantity, please be on the look out for an AIO Form regarding participation.


BUILDING GENERATIONAL WEALTH IN THE BLACK COMMUNITY
CORDERO BARKLEY
Wednesday, February 24th at 6:00 pm
Hosted by Black Student Union (BSU)


ANTI-BLACKNESS IN THE ASIAN AMERICAN & PACIFIC ISLANDER COMMUNITY
MADDIE SCHUMACHER
Thursday, February 25th at 5:00 pm
Hosted by Pan-Asian Organization (PAO)

KEYNOTE WITH MENOMINEE SPEAKER
SASANEHSAEH JENNINGS
Thursday, February 25th at 6:30 pm
Hosted by LU Native Americans (LUNA)


LOVING RADICALLY
YANTE TURNER
Friday, February 26th at 4:00 pm
Hosted by Colores

BROWN GIRL RECOVERY (Rescheduled)
BRIENNE COLSTON
Friday, February 26th at 6:30 pm
Hosted by Beta Psi Nu (BYN)

BYN Cleaning Supplies Drive All Week!!!
Harbor House is in need of hand soap, disinfectant cleaners, 33 gallon bags & Ziploc Storage/Sandwich bags! Please feel free to contribute at any extent & contact AIO’s board with any questions or more information. Donations are to be dropped off at D&IC.

All events Monday – Friday are hosted through the following Zoom link:
https://lawrence.zoom.us/j/93217701180

Meeting ID: 932 1770 1180

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Warm and Fuzzies Virtual Event

Send anonymous compliments and words of encouragement to any student, staff, or faculty members who are on campus or remote. Candy hearts can be picked up at the D&IC. Scan the QR code to send your message now or use the link on the poster!

Warm and Fuzzies Virtual Event

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Warm and Fuzzies Virtual Event
Feb. 6th - Feb 13th
Send anonymous compliments and words of encouragement to any student, staff, or faculty members who are on campus or remote. Candy hearts can be picked up at the D&IC.
Scan the QR code to send your message now or use the link below!
 
Brought to you by: D&IC, AIO, ALIANZA, BSU, CODA, COLORES, LUNA, AND PAO. For more information, email Diversitycenter@lawrence.edu

 

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Setting Up for Success

Join us at this workshop that will provide you with information to improve your study skills and tips for practicing self-care.

This Setting up for success workshop will provide you with information to improve your study skills and tips for practicing selfcare.

Text on poster:
Hosted by the Diversity and Intercultural Center:
Setting Up for Success
February 20, 2021 @2:30
Participants will be entered to win a prize
In collaboration with the Center for Academic Success and the Wellness Center, this workshop will provide you with information to improve your study skills and tips for practicing self-care.
Collaborators:  Imelda Gledhill, Center of Academic Success and Corynn Stoltenberg, Wellness center.
Zoom Meeting Link and ID: https://lawrence.zoom.us/j/92797216343; Meeting ID: 927 9721 6343
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Black History Month 2021

Celebrate Black History Month with us and Black Student Union. See the attached posters for what is happening in February! 

black history month events

 

Text on poster: A Celebration of Black History
Black History Jeopardy: February 2, 2021 at 6pm. Zoom meeting ID: 997 6172 7746
Talking Black in America Film: February 9, 2021 at 6pm. Zoom meeting ID: 997 6172 7746
African Heritage Emerging Leader Institute: February 11, 2021 from 4pm to 9pm. Register at www.africanheritageinc.org/institute, use code AHIVIP.
Talking Black in America Film Q & A: February 16, 2021 at 6pm. Zoom meeting ID: 997 6172 7746
Book Discussion on "Heavy" led by Professor Ongiri For BSU Members Only: February 23, 2021 at 6pm. Registration required to attend for book discussion. 
Events hosted by Diversity and Intercultural Center and Black Student Union. Books donated by Diversity and Inclusion. 

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Happy Lunar New Year 2021!

We will be virtually celebrating the year of the Ox this year with Chinese Student Association, Korean Culture Club, Lawrence International, Pan-Asian Organization, and Vietnamese Culture Organization. Join our celebration on Saturday, February 13, 2021 at 7pm. Link to the livestream will be available soon. In addition to our virtual streaming we will have grab-n-go gift bags of cultural snacks and activities.
If you have any questions please email internationalhouse@lawrence.edu or diversitycenter@lawrence.edu.

Lunar New Year: Image of Ox under Flowering Peach Tree

 

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Crystal Making with D&IC

De-stress with us by picking up a Crystal Making Kit in the D&IC. Watch it grow overnight! Available on February 4th from 9 to 5pm. 

crystal making- do it yourself poster

 

 

Text on poster: Hosted by the Diversity and Intercultural Center. Crystal Making: DIY (Do It Yourself) Available for pick-up at the D&IC. February 4, 2021. 9am-5pm. Diversity and Intercutural Center. 

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Finals Preparation and Self Care Workshop November 15th at 3pm.

Join us for a workshop to prepare for upcoming finals. Melly Gledhill will provide some study tips and Corynn Stoltenberg will share information about self-care on November 15th at 3:00 p.m. This event is hosted by the diversity and intercultural center in collaboration with the Center for Academic Success and the Wellness Center. RSVP at Diversitycenter@lawrence.edu or join the day of.
Zoom Meeting ID: 979 2654 6961

Finals prep and self care workshop on November 14th from 3pm. Meeting Id 979 2654 6961

 

 

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Native American Heritage Month Event November 12th at 6:00 p.m. 

Please join us for a dialogue about Indigeneity on campus. This event is hosted by LUNA and the D&IC. Open to students, faculty and staff. RSVP Or join the day of.
Zoom Link: https://lawrence.zoom.us/j/97913613231
Meeting ID: 979 1361 3231

Native American Heritage Month event November 12th at 6pm to 7 pm. Meeting ID on Zoom: 979 1361 3231

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Safety in Appleton: A Conversation With City Officials

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Diversity and Intercultural Center invite members of the Lawrence University community to join Appleton City Officials in a conversation about safety in the City. The goal of the event is to help Lawrentians learn about resources in the City that are available to support their safety and wellbeing. In addition, they will hear about local diversity, inclusion and antiracism initiatives. This panel discussion will take place on October 29 from 7:00pm-8:30pm via Zoom.
Panelists include:
Appleton Mayor Jake Woodford
Appleton Police Chief Todd Thomas
Diversity and Inclusion Coordinator Karen Nelson
Moderator: Dr. Brittany Bell
Assistant Dean of Students and the Director of the Diversity and Intercultural Center 
To receive information about how to join and submit questions, contact Cindy Pickart cindy.j.pickart@lawrence.edu.

Safety Panel with Appleton City officials

 

 

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Halloween Show Rundowns 10/28/2020 at 5pm CT

Come join us for a spooky good time filled trivia questions and an opportunity for you to show off your scary drawing talent....if you dare..
Rsvp to diversitycenter@lawrence.edu 

Halloween Shows Rundowns 10/28/2020 at 5pm watch Halloween clips and answer trivia questions to win prizes!

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D&IC Discussion on Anti-Racism October 25th at 3pm.

Scan the QR Code to RSVP or email diversitycenter@lawrence.edu.

Discussion on Anti-racism in collaboration with CODA and LUNA.

Text: Discussion on Anti-Racism in collaboration with LUNA and CODA. Join the center on discussions on anti-racism and actions we can take to promote anti-racism.
Sunday, October 25th, 2020 at 3pm. Scan the QR Code to RSVP or email diversitycenter@lawrence.edu.

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CODA Listening Session October 24th, at 5pm.

CODA Listening Session. Come discuss the list of concerns and recommendations and enjoy free food after. On Saturday, October 24th at 5:00 p.m. in the Warch Campus Center – Somerset Room. Limited Space RSVP Quick! Or participate virtually on zoom.

 

Text: CODA Listening Session. Come discuss the list of concerns and recommendations and enjoy free food after. On Saturday, October 24th at 5:00 p.m. in the Warch Campus Center – Somerset Room. Limited Space RSVP Quick! Or participate virtually on zoom. Meeting ID 747 799 6409.

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You're Invited!! October 23rd, 2020 at 6-7pm CT.

Come get to know a variety of Diversity-related student organizations through a fun game of Kahoot and conversations. In collaboration with Alianza, Black Student Union, Brother to Brother, COLORES, Committee on Diversity Affairs, Lawrence University Native Americans, and Pan-Asian Organization.
RSVP to diversitycenter@lawrence.edu before October 22nd at 5pm.

Come get to know a variety of Diversity-related student organizations through a fun game of Kahoot and conversations. When: October 23rd, 2020 from 6-7pm

Text: You're Invited! Come get to know a variety of Diversity-related student organizations through a fun game of Kahoot and conversations. October 23rd, 2020 from 6-7pm.In collaboration with Alianza, Black Student Union, Brother to Brother, COLORES, Committee on Diversity Affairs, Lawrence University Native Americans, and Pan-Asian Organization. RSVP to diversitycenter@lawrence.edu before October 22nd at 5pm.

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Indigenous Peoples' Day Monday, October 12th, 2020

Please click on the picture below to be directed to the virtual event.  The QR code leads to Partnership With Native Americans website, a nonprofit dedicated to helping Indigenous communities. Please consider donating to one of the funds like the Navajo COVD-19 Relief Fund which will help provide food and medical supplies to the Navajo Nation. Scan QR code with snapchat, QR scanner, or phone camera. This event is sponsored by Lawrence University Native Americans (LUNA).
Indigenous Peoples' Day 2020- A day to acknowledge the culture, traditions and history of Indigenous people past, present, and future.Text: 
Indigenous Peoples' Day 2020: A day to acknowledge and honor the culture, traditions and history of indigenous people past, present and future. Join LUNA in the virtual celebration of Indigenous Peoples' today, October 12, 2020.
Please celebrate by watching the Indigenous Peoples’ Day video which can be found on the Diversity and Intercultural Center’s Upcoming Virtual Events page at this link: https://www.lawrence.edu/students/diversity/events-

 

 

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D&IC Zoomhunt
You’re invited to Zoomhunt. Come play a game of virtual Scavenger Hunt and have fun with us. We have prizes!! The event is on October 9th at 5:00 p.m until 6:00 p.m. Please RSVP to diversitycenter@lawrence.edu by October 8th at 5pm.

Zoomhunt- D&IC Zoomhunt You’re invited to Zoomhunt. Come play and have fun with us to win some prizes! The event is on October 9th at 5:00 p.m until 6:00 p.m. Please RSVP by replying to this email or diversitycenter@lawrence.edu by October 8th

 

 

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Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution Film Screening

Join us October 3rd-4th for a film screening and discussion of Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution! Visit http://bit.ly/lucripcamp to register (or to learn more about LU Disability Working Group!).

crib camp showing

 

[image id: minimalist-styled poster that reads: "Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution". Film Screening [on] Saturday, October 3rd, 4:00pm and Discussion [on] Sunday, October 4th, 4:00pm. Register at http://bit.ly/lucripcamp (image of QR code with the link). Brought to you by the Disability Working Group, in partnership with the Center for Academic Success, Diversity and Intercultural Center, Office of Diversity and Inclusion, and CODA. Below, a simplified digital drawing of a woman in a wheelchair holding a flag and raising a fist. End image id]

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Black Art & Black Lives Matter in Germany Event Series

Film Screening
Event 1: Film Screening of Nigerian-German director Sheri Hagen's At Second Glance (Auf den zweiten Blick). The film will be screened online through Vimeo and you will receive a passcode to view the film a day or two in advance of the Q&A discussion that will take place on September 29th at 5pm CT on Zoom.
You will receive the links once you've registered for the event.
**Faculty, staff, and students must register for the Film Screening and Q&A via the link here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeC-ryDrxisAPp5xOV43L3JlO-nvTmV3I2jsjvSvjlFXJEcHg/viewform?usp=sf_link
Film Description:
Berlin, Capital of Germany. The integration of East and West, multicultural society, departure, movement, creativity, active life, but also loneliness, solitude, and anonymity. Everyone yearns for togetherness, and each love is possible. The story of Kay and Falk, Benjamin and Elena, Till and Pan - three visually impaired couples in the big juggernaut Berlin - who meet, discover, and feel attracted to each other.
Check out their 2nd event in Novemember.

Black Art and Black Lives Matter

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Welcome Back Virtual Gathering Fall 2020

Welcome our newest Lawrentians to our Lawrence community and to everyone else welcome back! 
Each year the Diversity and Intercultural Center (D&IC) hosts our welcome back gathering, we would like you to join us! Similar to previous years, we will host this event on the first day of class, Monday, September 14th at 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. CST. Since this is a virtual gathering you will need to RSVP to receive the zoom link.
Come meet new people, hang out with friends and win prizes! Please RSVP to diversitycenter@lawrence.edu by September 13th at 5:00 p.m. When the D&IC opens on September 28th, we will have packaged snacks (and healthy options) available for you to pick up. To learn more about changes to our space please visit the Diversity and Intercultural Center website.

Welcome Back Virtual Gathering


Wednesday, April 21, 2021

  • SAASHA Art Night Fair
    5:00pm Warch Campus Center 324 - Somerset Room
    Join SAASHA in Somerset for an interactive night of arts and crafts. Activities will include creating denim patches for a quilt SAASHA is constructing in honor of denim day, a gallery of art from students, and a calming station where stress relief toys will be given away. This is a diversity-related event.

Friday, April 23, 2021

  • I Am Greta Film Screening
    8:00pm Warch Campus Center 204 - Cinema
    Greenfire and the Lawrence University Disability Working Group (LUDWiG) present an in-person film screening of "I Am Greta", a documentary following the young climate activist Greta Thunberg. This film will also be streamed virtually for anytime viewing over the weekend (and always available on Hulu). **The cinema (on the second floor) is accessible via the elevator at the back of Warch. The film will be shown with captions. This is a diversity-related event.

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

  • D&IC End of the Year Celebration
    5:30pm Warch Campus Center 324 - Somerset Room
    Join the D&IC to celebrate our seniors with shout outs and performances from students. We will recognize seniors for their accomplishments along as individual students for their involvement in Diversity and Inclusion initiatives. This is a diversity-related event.

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