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OFFICE FOR INSTITUTIONAL EQUITY & DIVERSITY CALENDAR

The Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity sponsors a wide variety of events on campus throughout the year. Check the calendar below for upcoming events and workshops to get involved and stay current.

Feb
23
Thu
Drop-In Counseling Hours @ AACC (Witherspoon 355)
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lunch, Learn & Lead: Black Women, Media Representation & Self-Love with Natalie Bullock Brown @ Women's Center
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Summary: Black females have been judged by an unattainable western standard for centuries. The producer will share an intro to her upcoming film (based on her personal journey) and open up community dialogue for others that want to further discuss topics of western beauty ideals imposed on black women, anti-blackness, black female sexuality, colorism and media representation.

Program Objectives or Learning Outcomes
Increase understanding of systems of social privilege and oppression and the interreatlinship between seixm and the systems of power and privilege associated with other marginalized social identities and experiences.
Elevate participants capacity to confront and transform individual and institutionalized inequality and discrimination
Create support systems and communication networks for women and all constituent facing gender based oppression
Provide culturally appropriate and relevant info, resources and referrals for promoting the success, health and holistic well being of women.

Killing Us Softly
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Institutional Oppression of GLBT Youth in the Juvenile Justice System
Feb 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join the GLBT Center as they host Shaena Johnson, Co-Director of BreakOUT, who will discuss the experiences of GLBT youth with the juvenile justice system, particularly how race, ethnicity, socioeconomic class, sexual orientation and gender identity are factors that increase the likelihood that youth will be funneled into the criminal justice system. The presentation will describe the systemic barriers that exist for these youth as they try to navigate the juvenile justice system and the impact of these barriers on their ability to successfully advocate for themselves.

GLBTCA Study Hours @ GLBT Center Lounge (Talley 5230)
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Need a quiet place to study? Drop by the GLBT Center Lounge for GLBTCA Study Hours.

Feb
24
Fri
Feminist Friday
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
American Indian Advisory Council
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
What’s On The Table @ Witherspoon 355
Feb 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Our weekly living room chat, designed for members of the NC State Community to come together, share perspective, offer support and discuss some of the week’s most pressing issues. Every Friday, from 3:00-4:30pm

Feb
25
Sat
Camille A. Brown & Dancers – Black Girl: Linguistic Play
Feb 25 @ 8:00 pm – 10:20 pm
Feb
26
Sun
GLBTCA Study Hours @ GLBT Center Lounge (Talley 5230)
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Need a quiet place to study? Drop by the GLBT Center Lounge for GLBTCA Study Hours.

Feb
27
Mon
Counseling Drop In Hours
Feb 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
University Diversity Advisory Committee
Feb 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Monday Movies and Mingling @ GLBT Center Lounge (Talley 5230)
Feb 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Stop by the GLBT Center on Mondays from 5-7 PM and hang out in the lounge. The weekly Monday Movies & Mingling is designed to be a multipurpose drop-in space for students who want to study, connect with friends, watch a movie, play games, or meet other GLBT and Ally students.

Sisterhood Dinner
Feb 27 @ 5:15 pm – 7:30 pm

Registration is required.

Bi/Pan @ NCSU Meeting @ Talley 3210
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Bi/Pan @ NCSU is an interest group serving the needs of students who identify along the bi/pan sexual or romantic spectra and their allies. Bi/Pan @ NCSU meets twice a month on Mondays at 7 p.m. and provides a safe space for bisexual, pansexual, flexible, queer, curious or questioning students to feel affirmed, address challenges and build community through networking and solidarity via topic-led discussions and sharing experiences among other students with similar identities.

Feb
28
Tue
Book Club
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Drop-In Counseling Hours @ GLBT Center Lounge (Talley 5230)
Feb 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

A licensed Counselor from the NCSU Counseling Center will be at the GLBT Center every Tuesday afternoon for walk-in appointments, consultations, and scheduling of appointments.

AcePack Meeting @ GLBT Center Lounge (Talley 5230)
Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

AcePack is an interest group serving the needs of students who are questioning, who identify as members of the asexual and/or aromantic communities and their allies at NC State. Acepack meets twice a month on Tuesdays at 5 p.m.

BHM Panel #79380
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm

Auditorium Style for 50 people; #79380; Leah Young 513-2456; Panel discussion regarding mental health in the black male community. Event will be student lead but feature professionals that have experience speaking publicly about issues regarding African American men.

GLBTCA Meeting @ Talley 4101
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The GLBT CommUNITY Alliance (GLBTCA) is the primary social organization at NC State for GLBT and Ally students. GLBTCA meets every Tuesday at 7 p.m. Want to know more about GLBTCA? You can email the group at glbtalliance@ncsu.edu, you can visit their webpage at https://oied.ncsu.edu/glbt/glbt-community-alliance/, or you can check them out on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/groups/316059986376/.

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