Chaniqua Simpson

Feb 21, 2020  |  Diversity Digest

Art Gallery Exhibit Opens with “Magical” Evening

“Existence as Resistance: The Magic in Blackness” opened on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020 in the African American Cultural Center Art Gallery.

Aug 30, 2019

Women’s Center Steps Forward with Engagement

If you’ve noticed a steady increase in programming at the Women’s Center in the past few years, you are not alone.

Apr 18, 2019

A Place to Start: Reflecting on Womxn’s Herstory Month

One of the most highly-anticipated programs during Womxn’s Herstory Month included a visit with Charlene Carruthers, a Black, queer, feminist community organizer and writer and this year’s Womxn’s Herstory Month keynote speaker.

Jan 24, 2019

We’re All Dirty Computers: Janelle Monae’s Afrofuturism

On Friday, January 11, 2019, the Women’s Center and Women of Welch (WOW) welcomed back students with a showing and discussion of Janelle Monae’s Dirty Computer e-motion picture.

Jan 10, 2019

Feminist Fridays: Conversations Led by Student Scholars

Join the Women’s Center for Feminist Fridays: student-scholar-led feminist conversations.

Jun 7, 2018

Chaniqua Simpson Selected as Electoral Justice League Fellow

Chaniqua Simpson, a doctoral student in sociology, will serve as one of twelve Electoral Justice League Fellows nationwide as part of the Movement for Black Lives. Each of the activists will advocate for a specific candidate or cause and work toward election wins in cities across the U.S.

Apr 26, 2018

Lavender Graduation Celebrates 52 Graduates in Milestone Year

The GLBT Center’s annual Lavender Graduation, the first of five year-end celebrations hosted by the Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity, filled the Piedmont-Mountains Ballroom of Talley Student Union on the evening of Tuesday, April 24, 2018.

Jan 4, 2018

NC State Community Invited to Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration

Join the Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity and the Division of Academic and Student Affairs for NC State's 2018 Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration on January 16-17. 2018. The theme of this year's celebration is "The Power of Voice." Headliner Benjamin Jealous, civil and human rights leader, former NAACP president, venture capitalist and author, will present: "The Forgotten Origins of Consequences of Race in America," January 16, 2018 from 3:00-5:00 p.m., Stewart Theatre.

Nov 30, 2017

Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration to Expand in 2018

The Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity will partner with the Division of Academic and Student Affairs to coordinate a week of events for the 2018 Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration on January 15-17. 2018. The theme of this year's celebration is "The Power of Voice."

Nov 16, 2017

Join the African American Cultural Center at Kwanzaa

Kwanzaa is a week-long holiday celebrated by many people of the African diaspora. The holiday celebrates African-American culture and is one of the first pan-African holidays. Its history is rooted in Black Liberation struggles of the 20th century – a time when many Black Americans were fighting for political, economic, social and cultural freedom.