OIED Signature Events
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• Office for Institutional Equity & Diversity Workshops
We welcome you to register for our many diversity-related workshops, most of which are only two hours in length and explore a wide array of equal opportunity and diversity topics.
• Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Campus Commemoration
Monday, January 14, 2013, 6:00-8:00 pm, McKimmon Center. Featuring Iyanla Vanzant, author of Peace from Broken Pieces.
• Exhibit Opening - Writing the Lion's Tale: Celebrating the Lives and Work of Dr. Augustus Witherspoon and Dr. Lawrence M. Clark
Thursday, January 31, 2013, 6:00 pm, African American Cultural Center Gallery, Witherspoon Student Center, 2nd floor.
• Annual Freshman Honors Convocation
Friday, February 1, 2013, reception at 4:30 pm, program 5:30-7:00 pm Talley Student Center Ballroom.
• Black History Month - Featuring Blacks in Wax Live Museum
Saturday, February 23, 2013, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm, Witherspoon Student Center.
• Sisterhood Dinner
Monday, February 25, 2013, reception at 5:30 pm, dinner 6:00 pm, McKimmon Center.
• Spring Diversity Dialogue
Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 3:30 pm, Talley Student Center Ballroom.
• Clark Lecture Series
Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 6:00-8:00 pm, Witherspoon Student Center, Washington Sankofa Room. Featuring Dr. Ricky Jones: How Greek-Letter Organizations Will Kill Themselves: Necessary Responses to Hazing in the 21st Century.
• Take Back the Night Rally & March
Monday, March 25, 2013, 6:00-9:00 pm, Witherspoon Student Center, Washington Sankofa Room.
• Native American Pow Wow
Saturday, April 6, 2013, 12:00-6:00 pm, Carmichael Gymnasium.
• NCBI Building Bridges: Strengthening Leadership for Diverse Communities Workshop
Friday, April 5, 2013, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Winslow Hall, Room 100.
• Chancellor's Creating Community Awards (formerly the University Diversity Awards)
Monday, April 22, 2013, 11:00 am, Talley Student Center Ballroom.
• Ebony Harlem Awards
Friday, April 26, 2013, 6:00-8:00 pm, Witherspoon Student Center Cinema.
• Equal Opportunity Institute (EOI) Graduation
Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, Witherspoon Student Center, Washington Sankofa Room. (RSVP required for this event.)
• Lavender Graduation
Friday, May 10, 2013, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Location TBA.