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Diversity Month

Planning committees are open to all UT students, faculty, and staff. If you are interested in serving on the planning committee for Diversity month, please email omss@utoledo.edu.

Diversity Month Kickoff

Monday, April 2, 2018 11:00am - 1:00pm
Student Union Steps

Help us kickoff diversity month at The University of Toledo! Tie-dye your very own gay? fine by me shirt. Free and open to the UT community. Refreshments will be provided.

Diversity Month Keynote: Dr. Derek Greenfield

Thursday, April 5, 2018 6:00pm
Driscoll Auditorium, 1019

Dr. Derek Greenfield is a visionary speaker, consultant, and thought leader dedicated to inclusive excellence and positive change. His powerful keynotes touch on issues such as diversity and inclusion, motivation, team building, student development, innovative pedagogy, and hip-hop culture.

Dark girls

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 6:00 - 8:00pm
Student Union room 2582

OMSS will be continuing our Spring Film Series with a documentary that centers on the topic colorism. The film that will be shown is called “Dark Girls” and it explores the issues that Black and Latinx women face when it comes to the color of their skin. After the film, there will be a follow-up discussion that will allow participants to share their own experiences of colorism and the effects it has had in their lives. 

Unity Dinner

Thursday, April 12, 5:30 - 7:30PM
Student Union Auditorium

Come and join us for the second annual Unity Dinner and enjoy an evening of food, fun and the celebration of culture! 

Women in Public Service Panel

Tuesday, April 17th 6:30 - 8:00pm
Student Union room 2591

Join us for a forward-thinking discussion featuring some of our community's most influential women leaders. Panelists include Lucas County Auditor, Anita Lopez; Lucas County Treasurer, Lindsay Webb and the City of Toledo's new Chief of Staff, Katy Crosby.  

Southeastern Waterspider Performance

Monday, April 23rd 6:00pm
Student Union 2584

Southeastern Waterspider is an Eastern Woodland Native American Drum Group. The group will play traditional Eastern Woodland songs that have been approved by their elders as being genuinely Eastern and indigenous. 

 

 

Last Updated: 4/16/18