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We invite the campus community to attend our signature events.

SPRING 2019

January 16-26, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Campus Commemoration Events
Multiple times and locations, please see go.ncsu.edu/mlk2019.

January 17, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Campus Commemoration Speaker – Symone Sanders: “MLK, Jr: The Realist”
3:30 – 5:00 p.m., McKimmon Center

January 23, 2019
Social Justice January: Beyond the Buzzwords
11:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., Campus Community Centers

January 24, 2019
Freshman Honors Convocation
5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Piedmont-Mountains Ballroom, Talley Student Union

February 1, 2019
Black History Month Kick-Off
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Lobby, Talley Student Union
For additional events, please see go.ncsu.edu/bhm.

February 2, 2019
Queer Youth Leadership Summit (QYLS)
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Talley Student Union
For high school students, register at glbt.ncsu.edu.

February 11, 2019
Exhibit Opening: The Politicization and Sexualization of Black Bodies
7:30 – 9:30 p.m., African American Cultural Center Art Gallery, Witherspoon Student Center, 2nd Floor

February 13, 2019
Workshop: Introduction to Restorative Circles
9:00 – 11:30 a.m., Witherspoon Student Center, Room 126
Free to the NC State community. Register at reporter.ncsu.edu.

February 15, 2019
Workshop: Introduction to Bias Impact Response Team (BIRT)
12:00 – 1:00 p.m., Talley Student Union, Room 2310
Free to the NC State community. Register at reporter.ncsu.edu.

February 22, 2019
Workshop: Introduction to Restorative Circles – Student Sessions
1:30 – 4:00 p.m., Witherspoon Student Center, Room 356
Free to the NC State community. Register at reporter.ncsu.edu.

February 23, 2019
Black History Month: Live Blacks in Wax Museum
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Witherspoon Student Center, all floors
For additional events, please see go.ncsu.edu/bhm.

February 25, 2019
Annual Sisterhood Dinner
5:15 – 8:00 p.m., State Ballroom, Talley Student Union
Registration required at go.ncsu.edu/sisterhood.

March 15, 2019
Workshop: Introduction to Bias Impact Response Team (BIRT)
12:00 – 1:00 p.m., Talley Student Union, Room 3285
Free to the NC State community. Register at reporter.ncsu.edu.

March 18, 2019
Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Heritage Month Kick-Off
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Lobby, Talley Student Union
For additional events, please see go.ncsu.edu/apida.

March 19, 2019
Women’s Herstory Month Keynote Speaker – Charlene Carruthers
10:00 – 11:30 a.m., Talley Student Union, Room 4280

March 22, 2019
Workshop: Introduction to Restorative Circles
9:00 – 11:30 a.m., Witherspoon Student Center, Room 126
Free to the NC State community. Register at reporter.ncsu.edu.

March 22, 2019
Workshop: Introduction to Restorative Circles – Student Sessions
1:30 – 4:00 p.m., Witherspoon Student Center, Room 356
Free to the NC State community. Register at reporter.ncsu.edu.

April 1-5, 2019
Week of Action
Multiple times and locations, please see go.ncsu.edu/woa.

April 2, 2019
Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Annual Take Back the Night March and Rally
5:00 – 9:30 p.m., Stafford Commons (rain location TBD)

April 5, 2019
Building Bridges: Strengthening Diverse Communities Workshop
9:00 – 4:00 p.m., location TBD
Free to the NC State community. Register at reporter.ncsu.edu.

April 6, 2019
Annual NC State Pow Wow
12:00 – 7:00 p.m., Carmichael Gymnasium

April 11, 2019
Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Keynote Speaker – Kimber Nicoletti-Martinez
6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Talley Student Union, Room 3222

April 16, 2019
Gender and Equity Research Symposium
9:00 – 4:00 p.m., Piedmont-Mountains Ballroom, Talley Student Union

April 19, 2019
Workshop: Introduction to Bias Impact Response Team (BIRT)
12:00 – 1:00 p.m., Talley Student Union, Room 2310
Free to the NC State community. Register at reporter.ncsu.edu.

April 23, 2019
Chancellor’s Creating Community Awards and Equal Opportunity Institute Graduation
9:00 – 11:00 a.m., Ballroom, Talley Student Union

April 23, 2019
Lavender Graduation
7:00 – 9:00 p.m. State Ballroom, Talley Student Union

April 24, 2019
Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Denim Day
Time TBD, location TBD

April 24, 2019
Workshop: Introduction to Restorative Circles
9:00 – 11:30 a.m., Witherspoon Student Center, Room 126
Free to the NC State community. Register at reporter.ncsu.edu.

April 28, 2019
Ebony Harlem Awards of Excellence
6:00 – 8:30 p.m., Piedmont-Mountains Ballroom, Talley Student Union

May 8, 2019
Multicultural Graduation Celebration

5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Piedmont Ballroom, Talley Student Union

May 17, 2019
Workshop: Introduction to Bias Impact Response Team (BIRT)
12:00 – 1:00 p.m., Talley Student Union, Room 3210
Free to the NC State community. Register at reporter.ncsu.edu.

FALL 2018

August 21, 2018
Open House: Multicultural Student Affairs, Women’s Center, GLBT Center
1:00 – 3:00 p.m., Talley Student Union, Suites 4261, 5210, 5230

August 21, 2018
Open House: African American Cultural Center
2:00 – 4:00 p.m., Witherspoon Student Center, Suite 355

August 23, 2018
National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) Team Member Interest Meeting
2:00 – 3:00 p.m., Student Health Center, Room 2301

September 6, 2018
Harambee! African American Cultural Center Fall Welcome Reception
5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Washington-Sankofa Room 126, Witherspoon Student Center

September 7, 2018
Equal Opportunity Institute Orientation
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., Winslow Hall, Room 100
Registration required. See www.ncsu.edu/eoi.

September 11, 2018
Equal Opportunity Institute Orientation
1:00 – 3:00 p.m., Winslow Hall, Room 100
Registration required. See www.ncsu.edu/eoi.

September 14, 2018
Latinx Heritage Month Kick-Off
12:00 – 2:00 p.m., Talley Student Union, Lobby

September 14, 2018
NCBI Building Bridges: Strengthening Leadership for Diverse Communities Workshop
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Talley Student Union, Room 3210
Please register at oied.ncsu.edu/education.

September 20, 2018
Equal Opportunity Institute Orientation
1:00 – 3:00 p.m., Winslow Hall, Room 100
Registration required. See www.ncsu.edu/eoi.

September 27, 2018
Latinx Heritage Month Keynote Speaker
7:00 – 9:00 p.m., Talley Student Union, Student Involvement Suite, 4th Floor

September 28, 2018
Chocolate Festival for Breast Cancer Research
5:30 – 7:00 p.m., Talley Student Union, State Ballroom
Tickets required; purchase online.

October 7, 2018
National Coming Out Day Free Expression Tunnel Painting
6:00 – 9:00 p.m., Free Expression Tunnel

October 8, 2018
Indigenous Peoples’ Day
6:00-8:00 p.m., Location TBA

October 18, 2018
Domestic Violence Awareness Month Film and Discussion
6:00-9:00 p.m., Witherspoon Cinema

October 13, 2018
Salsabor! Hispanic/Latinx Cultural Celebration
6:00 – 9:30 p.m., Location TBA

October 15-19, 2018
ANNUAL DIVERSITY EDUCATION WEEK
Various Times and Locations; see go.ncsu.edu/dew

October 30, 2018
GLBT History Month Keynote Speaker
5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Location TBA

October 31, 2018
Love Your Body Day Summit
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Various Times and Locations

November 1, 2018
Native American Heritage Month Kick-Off
12:00 – 2:00 p.m., Talley Student Union, Lobby

November 4-6, 2018
2nd Annual Womxn of Color Retreat
All weekend, Franklinton Center at the Brocks
Please register at go.ncsu.edu/wocr.

November 8, 2018
Native American Culture Night
5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Location TBA

November 9, 2018
NCBI Building Bridges: Strengthening Leadership for Diverse Communities Workshop
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Location TBA
Please register at oied.ncsu.edu/education.

November 18, 2018
Trans Awareness Week: Transgender Day of Remembrance Free Expression Tunnel Painting
6:00 – 9:00 p.m., Free Expression Tunnel

November 18, 2018
Trans Awareness Week: Transgender Day of Remembrance Commemoration
5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Talley Student Union, Room 3285

November 28, 2018
Finding Common Ground: From Conflict to Coalition Building
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Location TBA

December 6, 2018
Kwanzaa Celebration
6:00 – 9:00 p.m., Washington-Sankofa Room 126, Witherspoon Student Center