Past Diversity and Inclusion Events

February 25, 2020

Black History Month: 4th Annual Sankofa Alumni Lecture Series

February 25, 2020 at 6:00pm8:00pm

Watson Hall, Watson Theater

The Sankofa Lecture Series is an annual event that seeks to bring alumni to campus and share their experiences regarding transitioning to the professional world and navigating life beyond the bounds…

February 24, 2020

Carnival on Campus!

February 24, 2020 at 11:00am1:00pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC), Atrium

The Italian, Portuguese and Spanish Programs of the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics invite you to learn about the traditional carnival in their cultures. Join us for contests,…

February 22, 2020

Black History Month: Martial Arts Expo

February 22, 2020 at 11:00am3:00pm

Barnes Center at The Arch

The Black History Month Martial Arts Expo brings together nine African American experts in Kung Fu, Karate, Kickboxing, Taekwondo, and other various styles of martial arts training.  The expo will…

February 18, 2020

LGBT Goes Abroad with Syracuse Abroad

February 18, 2020 at 6:00pm7:30pm

Bird Library

Syracuse Abroad and Syracuse University’s LGBT Resource Center are coming together for dinner to discus study abroad as an LGBTQ student.

February 14, 2020

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Sexual Health Awareness Month: Ft. Speaker Katie Tastrom: Disabled People Are Better At Sex

February 14, 2020 at 3:30pm4:30pm

Bird Library, 114

Frisky February is the University's recognition and celebration of Sexual Health Awareness month. The month features educational and empowering programs to help inform students of safe, consensual…

Korean Wave, K-Pop, and Monster Kitsch: The Politics and Aesthetics of the K-Culture Industry

February 14, 2020 at 12:30pm2:00pm

Maxwell Hall, 204

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs East Asia Program present Korean Wave, K-Pop, and Monster Kitsch: The Politics and Aesthetics of the K-Culture Industry  A Talk by Jake Levine, Assistant…

February 13, 2020

Chinese Culture and Conversation Table

February 13, 2020 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Please join us for the opportunity to practice your Chinese and learn more about a variety of cultural topics. The Culture and Conversation Table will serve as a forum to meet and converse with…

Headshot of Professor Erin Rand

“Love Yourself First”: Sexual Wellness for Young Women of Color

February 13, 2020 at 11:00am12:30pm GMT

Faraday House Auditorium; 48-51 Old Gloucester Street; London WC1N 3AE

A public lecture by Professor Erin Rand, visiting Syracuse London from home campus in honor of LGBT History Month in the UK

February 11, 2020

Lee Thomas

Black History Month Guest Speaker ft. Lee Thomas

February 11, 2020 at 6:00pm8:00pm

Watson Hall, Watson Theater

Join us as we host Emmy Award winning television broadcaster, Lee Thomas, a unique regional journalist that has covered Hollywood throughout the entirety of his career. Thomas is a member of the…

February 5, 2020

Andrea Jenkins

Black History Month Commemorative Lecture ft. Andrea Jenkins

February 5, 2020 at 7:30pm9:00pm

Slocum Hall, 214

The 2020 Black History Month Commemorative Lecture Speaker is Andrea Jenkins, a writer, performance artist, poet, and transgender activist. Jenkins is the first African American openly trans…

February 4, 2020

Interfaith Dialogue Dinner Series: Atheism, Agnosticism, and ‘Nothing in Particular’

February 4, 2020 at 5:00pm7:30pm

Hendricks Chapel, Noble Room

The University’s ongoing Interfaith Dialogue Dinner Series, “Common and Diverse Ground: Raising Consciousnesses by Acknowledging the ‘Hidden’ Things that Divide Us,” returns for Spring 2020…

February 1, 2020

The Black Lounge ft. Leah Jenea

February 1, 2020 at 7:00pm11:00pm

Schine Student Center, Goldstein Auditorium

Kick off Black History Month by celebrating black music, art and culture with The Black Lounge featuring Leah Jenea.

January 26, 2020

Headshot of Rev. Raphael Warnock

35th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

January 26, 2020 at 5:00pm8:30pm

The Dome

Civil rights leader the Rev. Raphael Warnock, senior pastor of the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, the spiritual home of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., will serve as the featured…

January 24, 2020

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Identity Week: Soul Bounce!

January 24, 2020 at 8:30pm11:00pm

Barnes Center at The Arch, MAC Court

Join the Barnes Center Peer Educators for a rollerskating party and self-care celebration of soul!

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Identity Week: Mix It Up

January 24, 2020 at 5:00pm7:00pm

Slutzker Center

Build a diverse community with Mix It Up! Share a meal, meet new people and have open dialogue around inter-cultural identity. Open to all students.

Hindi-Urdu Culture and Conversation Table-SAC

January 24, 2020 at 12:00pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Please join us for a great opportunity to practice your Hindi-Urdu conversation skills. All are welcome to attend, from beginners to native speakers. This event is sponsored by the South Asia Center…

Chinese New Year Celebration

January 24, 2020 at 12:00pmJanuary 25, 2020 at 12:00am

Barnes Center at The Arch

Come celebrate the Year of the Rat in the Barnes Center at The Arch Esports room! Streaming of the Spring Festival Gala will be shown throughout the day. Join the celebration with Chinese candies and…

January 21, 2020

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Serving Up Waffles (Pack a Backpack for Syracuse Youth)

January 21, 2020 at 7:00pm9:00pm

Hendricks Chapel, Noble Room

Students are invited to help pack book bags with clothing and school supplies for local schools on Tuesday, Jan. 21, from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Noble Room in Hendricks Chapel. The Office of Engagement…

Dexter McKinney will perform

A Performance by Dexter McKinney: “Transcending Race and Adversity”

January 21, 2020 at 6:30pm8:00pm

Newhouse 3, Joyce Hergenhan Auditorium

As part of a series of University events surrounding the 35th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration,  join “When They See Us” actor, global entrepreneur and teacher Dexter McKinney…

December 18, 2019

Trust in the Land: New Directions for Restoration with Dr. Beth Rose Middleton

December 18, 2019 at 10:30am12:00pm

SUNY ESF, Marshall Hall, Alumni Lounge

As part of Native Heritage Month, attend a lecture by Dr. Beth Rose Middleton, associate professor of Native American Studies at UC Davis, on her book Trust in the Land: New Directions in Tribal…