All Multicultural & Diversity Affairs Events

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 (Recurring Event)

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

New To UF Discussion Group

Rainbow Room, 407 Peabody Hall Cultural, Multicultural & Diversity Affairs, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Affairs (LGBT)

Are you a new LGBT student or new to the LGBT community here at UF? New to UF is a discussion group for students new to the UF LGBT campus community and/or students who are new to or questioning their own identity.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 (Recurring Event)

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Queer Women Empowerment Network

Rainbow Room, 407 Peabody Hall Cultural, Multicultural & Diversity Affairs, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Affairs (LGBT)

QWEN is discussion group for lesbian/queer/bisexual/questioning women-identified people (trans-inclusive). The group will focus on issues of identity, women’s issues in the LGBTQ movement, facilitated readings, and anything else participants want to talk about!

Thursday, September 4, 2014 (Recurring Event)

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Trans* at UF Discussion Group

Rainbow Room, 407 Peabody Hall Cultural, Multicultural & Diversity Affairs, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Affairs (LGBT)

Trans at UF is a discussion group open to folks who identify as transgender, gender variant and/or genderqueer, and their intimate partners. Trans at UF will meet every Thursday in the Rainbow Room.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 (Recurring Event)

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Blueprint

Institute of Black Culture 1510 W University Ave Academic, Cultural, Leadership, Multicultural & Diversity Affairs, Institute of Black Culture (IBC)

"The Blueprint” is a 12-week enhancement program designed to aid African American males in various aspects of collegiate development. The program focuses on helping the young men achieve success in six identified areas: academics, peer/ professional etiquette, spiritual growth, physical, emotional,…

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 (Recurring Event)

Friday, September 19, 2014 (Recurring Event)

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Faith Forum Fridays

TBD Academic, Cultural, Leadership, Multicultural & Diversity Affairs, Intercultural Engagement

Faith Forum Friday features selected speakers from across the campus and community who are engaged with various topics of faith who will share their stories to encourage cooperation and creative forms of action.

All events take place on Fridays from 3:00-4:00pm.

Topics will rotate and are listed…

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The State of the UF LGBT Union: Faculty/Staff/GA Reception & Stakeholder’s Meeting

Ustler Hall Cultural, Multicultural & Diversity Affairs, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Affairs (LGBT)

Please join us for a recap on the state of LGBT Affairs at the University of Florida. Refreshments will be provided. This event is co-sponsored by the Provost's Office, the Center for Women's Studies and Gender Research, and the LGBT Concerns Committee.

Sunday, September 28, 2014

All Day

Black Culture Explosion Week

Gator Wesley & Institute of Black Culture Cultural, Multicultural & Diversity Affairs, Institute of Black Culture (IBC)

The IBC has the distinct pleasure to represent the various cultures of Blacks and African Americans at UF. In a way to honor the vast heritages of the many cultures, the IBC will host a week to celebrate and educate the campus community. The week will start with a Cultural Extravaganza featuring…

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 (Recurring Event)

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The Cypher

Institute of Black Culture 1510 W University Ave Cultural, Multicultural & Diversity Affairs, Institute of Black Culture (IBC)

The Cypher is a Black student think-tank. The Cypher is intended to function as a free space for dialogue and growth. Offered in collaboration with the Counseling and Wellness Center, this monthly discussion will enable students to have their voices heard and engage each other in meaningful…

Monday, October 13, 2014

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Indigenous Knowledge, Spirituality and the Future of Humans in Nature

Keene-Flint 050 Campus Multi-Faith Cooperative, Cultural, Student Organizations, Multicultural & Diversity Affairs, Intercultural Engagement, Student Activities & Involvement

Indigenous Knowledge, Spirituality and the Future of Humans in Nature

Oct 13 2:00 PM - Oct 13 5:00 PM

Western sciences, such as ethnobiology and chemistry, and diverse economic enterprises (including pharmaceutical companies), have become very interested in indigenous knowledge, particularly that…