Diversity Week 2016

UALR Diversity Week, March 14-17, 2016

Monday March 14 | 1:00 pm

Dr. Vershawn Young’s Keynote Lecture at the Southern Regional Composition Conference (Donaghey Student Center, Ledbetter) Cosponsored by the UALR Diversity Council and Institute on Race and Ethnicity.

Tuesday March 15 | 1:00 pm

Diversity Café: A Cultural Competency Workshop by Cassandra Woods, UALR Training and Development Manager, DSC D

Tuesday March 15 | 6:00 pm

Green Dot/Safe Zone Workshop, “I Have Your Back,” in the Ottenheimer Library, room 535.

Tuesday March 15 | 7:00 pm

“Know Better Do Better” Lawrence Ross Lecture, Sponsored by Office of Campus Life (EIT Auditorium). Book signing following lecture.

Wednesday March 16 | 2:00 pm

Choctaw Code Talkers film and discussion (Ottenheimer Library 535)

Wednesday March 16 | 3:00 pm

“Organizing for Change” Panel with The Alliance and AWARE student organizations, (DSC Leadership Lounge.)

Thursday, March 17 | 1:00 pm

Students Affected by the Military: Strengths, Challenges, and Resources. (Location DSC “A”)

Thursday, March 17 | 6:30 pm

Public lecture and book signing by sociologist Patricia Hill Collins: “Still Brave? Black Feminism as a Social Justice Project.” (Stella Boyle Smith Auditorium, Fine Arts Building.) Sponsored by the Cooper Honors Program in English.