Byron Pitts

Signature Events

We invite the campus community to join us for these university-wide events.

The Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity hosts numerous events throughout the year to engage, educate, celebrate and inform students, faculty and staff about diversity, equity and inclusion and their importance at NC State.

Spring 2021

Jan. 21 – Apr. 26, 2021
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Intergenerational Conversation
Multiple times, registrations required; see go.ncsu.edu/mlk for detailed information.

VIRTUAL: Mon., Feb. 1, 2021
Black History Month Kick-Off
12 – 1 p.m.

VIRTUAL: Sat./Sun. Feb. 13-14, 2021
Blacks in Wax Weekend
Saturday, Feb.13: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday, Feb.14: 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Registration required.

VIRTUAL: Mon., Feb. 22, 2021
Annual Sisterhood Dinner
4 – 5 p.m.
Registration required; visit go.ncsu.edu/sisterhood to sign up.

VIRTUAL: Tues. Feb. 23, 2021
Viral* Blackness Exhibit Opening featuring Dr. Yaba Blay
6 p.m.
Registration required.

VIRTUAL: Thu., Feb. 25, 2021
Black History Month Keynote Address
Time and details TBA

VIRTUAL: Mon., Mar. 15, 2021
Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Heritage Month Kick-Off
12 – 1:30 p.m.
Details TBA

Tues. Apr. 6, 2021
Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Annual Take Back the Night March and Rally
6 – 9:30 p.m, Stafford Commons (rain location TBD)

VIRTUAL: Wed., Apr. 14, 2021
Gender and Equity Research Symposium
9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
See go.ncsu.edu/gers for detailed information

Date TBA
Lavender Graduation
Time and details TBA

VIRTUAL: Thurs., Apr. 22, 2021
Recognizing Excellence in Diversity (RED) Event
10 – 11 a.m.
Details TBA

VIRTUAL: Sun., Apr. 25, 2021
Ebony Harlem Awards of Excellence
7 – 8:30 p.m.
Details TBA

Date TBA
Multicultural Graduation Celebration

5 – 7 p.m.
Details TBA