NC State Comes Together for Diversity Education Week

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NC State’s Diversity Education Week will bring together over thirty diversity-themed programs for the campus community from departments and organizations ranging from the African Student Union to the Confucius Institute, from the Muslim Students Association to Better Together and more.

The Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity invites faculty, staff and students to participate in events throughout the week of October 22-28, 2017. See for details on the following upcoming programs:

Monday, October 23

  • Presentation on Deaf Culture and Panel Discussion on the Diversity of Disabilities
  • Annual Fall Diversity Dialogue featuring Franchesca Ramsey – “Your Powerful Online Voice: Social Media for Social Change”
  • So You Think You Can Dance?: Botewa Edition

Tuesday, October 24

  • Dialect and Dash: Language Diversity in North Carolina
  • Gate Keepers Workshop: On Examining Privilege
  • Sexual Assault Town Hall
  • Educate, Encounter, Engage: Worldview Diversity Panel and Mixer
  • Porsha O. Spoken Word Performance
  • Islam Fair
  • La Liberación
  • What Your Classmates Were Wearing
  • Social Justice Book Chat
  • It’s Fruitastic!
  • This Is How We Do It: Panel Discussion

Wednesday, October 25

  • The Evolution of Legal Protections for the LGBT Community
  • African Americans in Education: Past, Present, Future – A Rotating Roundtable Discussion
  • Footprints of Pan Africanism Screening and Talk Back with Director Shirikiana Gerima
  • The Exonerated (free show; no ticket required)
  • Ladies’ Night at University Recreation

Thursday, October 26

  • Culture, Not A Costume
  • Self-Care Matters: Identifying Supports to Help One Manage Social and Political Land Mines During this Era of Increased Hostility and Division
  • Escalation: Film and Discussion
  • Harold López-Nussa Trio: Concert and Artist Talk
  • Film and Discussion: Retracing the Khmer Rouge
  • The Exonerated
  • Harold López-Nussa Trio with Ruy López-Nussa and Julio Cesar Gonzalez

Friday, October 27

  • Community Conversation: Student Food and Housing Security
  • What’s on the Table?
  • Table Tennis Team Tournament
  • The Exonerated

Saturday, October 28

  • Contemporary Afro Hip-Hop Fusion Dance Master Class
  • The Exonerated

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