OIED Signature Events

Feb
2
Mon
Exhibit: “Irrevocable Grace” Works by Jaleesa Bartely-Maye
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – May 15 @ 11:00 am

An exhibit centered on Afrikan Womaness

Feb
4
Wed
Tunnel of Oppression 2015
Feb 4 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Tunnel of Oppression 2015
Wednesday, February 4
12:00PM-2:00PM and 4:00PM-8:00PM
Talley Student Union State Ballroom

and Thursday, February 5
10:00AM-2:00PM and 4:00PM-8:00PM
Talley Student Union State Ballroom

The Tunnel of Oppression is an interactive experience that examines contemporary issues of race, class, domestic violence, religion, body image, gender identification, and discriminatory forms and processes.

Participants are guided through a series of scenes that aim to educate and challenge them to think more deeply about these issues. At the end of the tour, there is a brief facilitated discussion which allows the opportunity to process the experience.The entire experience lasts approximately 30 minutes per group and is a great opportunity for students to think critically about issues that impact NC State’s campus on a daily basis.

Sponsored by Multicultural Student Affairs.

Tunnel of Oppression 2015
Feb 4 @ 4:00 pm – Feb 4 @ 8:00 pm

Tunnel of Oppression 2015
Wednesday, February 4
12:00PM-2:00PM and 4:00PM-8:00PM
Talley Student Union State Ballroom

and Thursday, February 5
10:00AM-2:00PM and 4:00PM-8:00PM
Talley Student Union State Ballroom

The Tunnel of Oppression is an interactive experience that examines contemporary issues of race, class, domestic violence, religion, body image, gender identification, and discriminatory forms and processes.

Participants are guided through a series of scenes that aim to educate and challenge them to think more deeply about these issues. At the end of the tour, there is a brief facilitated discussion which allows the opportunity to process the experience.The entire experience lasts approximately 30 minutes per group and is a great opportunity for students to think critically about issues that impact NC State’s campus on a daily basis.

Sponsored by Multicultural Student Affairs.

Feb
5
Thu
Tunnel of Oppression 2015
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Tunnel of Oppression 2015
Wednesday, February 4
12:00PM-2:00PM and 4:00PM-8:00PM
Talley Student Union State Ballroom

and Thursday, February 5
10:00AM-2:00PM and 4:00PM-8:00PM
Talley Student Union State Ballroom

The Tunnel of Oppression is an interactive experience that examines contemporary issues of race, class, domestic violence, religion, body image, gender identification, and discriminatory forms and processes.

Participants are guided through a series of scenes that aim to educate and challenge them to think more deeply about these issues. At the end of the tour, there is a brief facilitated discussion which allows the opportunity to process the experience.The entire experience lasts approximately 30 minutes per group and is a great opportunity for students to think critically about issues that impact NC State’s campus on a daily basis.

Sponsored by Multicultural Student Affairs.

Tunnel of Oppression 2015
Feb 5 @ 4:00 pm – Feb 5 @ 8:00 pm

Tunnel of Oppression 2015
Wednesday, February 4
12:00PM-2:00PM and 4:00PM-8:00PM
Talley Student Union State Ballroom

and Thursday, February 5
10:00AM-2:00PM and 4:00PM-8:00PM
Talley Student Union State Ballroom

The Tunnel of Oppression is an interactive experience that examines contemporary issues of race, class, domestic violence, religion, body image, gender identification, and discriminatory forms and processes.

Participants are guided through a series of scenes that aim to educate and challenge them to think more deeply about these issues. At the end of the tour, there is a brief facilitated discussion which allows the opportunity to process the experience.The entire experience lasts approximately 30 minutes per group and is a great opportunity for students to think critically about issues that impact NC State’s campus on a daily basis.

Sponsored by Multicultural Student Affairs.

Feb
9
Mon
Annual Spring Diversity Dialogue: Controversial Issues
Feb 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Feb
21
Sat
Blacks in Wax Museum
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Annual Blacks In Wax Museum provides our community the opportunity to watch history come to life as students and friends reenact great moments in African American History for the community’s education and entertainment.

The free event is open to the public and will take place throughout Witherspoon Student Center.

Feb
23
Mon
Sisterhood Dinner, sponsored by the Council on the Status of Women
Feb 23 @ 5:00 pm – Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm
Mar
21
Sat
25th Annual Pow Wow
Mar 21 all-day
Apr
9
Thu
WC – Take Back the Night
Apr 9 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 9 @ 9:00 pm
Apr
10
Fri
Building Bridges: Strengthening Leadership Through Diverse Communities
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Building Bridges: Strengthening Leadership for Diverse Communities

This workshop will allow you to gain self-awareness, stretch beyond your comfort zone, and gain new understanding. The unique workshop is interactive, experiential, and high energy. Participants are both teachers and learners.

The full workshop lasts approximately six hours, during which time participants engage in small group and large group discussions. In this workshop, you will:
•Celebrate similarities and differences.
•Identify misinformation about other groups.
•Identify and heal from internalized oppression.
•Claim pride in your own group identities.
•Gain empowerment by learning ways to challenge bigoted comments and actions.

Apr
20
Mon
Chancellor’s Creating Community Awards
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Please join us as we honor the recipients of the 2015 university diversity awards in five categories.

Apr
21
Tue
Lavender Graduation
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 21 @ 8:30 pm

Lavender Graduation is an annual event held to bring together members of the NC State GLBT community and their allies in order to recognize the hard work and accomplishments of the GLBT members of this year’s graduating classes.

Apr
26
Sun
Annual Ebony Harlem Awards Program
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Co-sponsored by the African American Cultural Center and Multicultural Student Affairs

Apr
29
Wed
Equal Opportunity Institute (EOI) Graduation
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

RSVP is required for this event.