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, 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…

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 (Recurring Event)

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Re-Up

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

Graduates of The Blueprint and Project C.L.A.S.S. will lead a workshop series on sessions needed to help students navigate the collegiate environment. Monthly workshops include topics on etiquette, college success tips, communication, budgeting, and health.

Thursday, October 16, 2014 (Recurring Event)

12:00 am – 1:00 pm

Black Thursday

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

With so much happening around us, it is easy to lose sight of exactly what is happening in the Black community and the trends occurring that affect our daily lives. Black Thursday is a monthly chat session to address things happening in our community and how we can work together to improve our…

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Black Women's Image Initiative (BWII)

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

BWII offers a space for Black women, and others, to discuss and address critical issues affecting Black women at UF and beyond. Some of the topics BWII discuss include Media “Miss Representations” w/ Women’s Student Assembly (media literacy), Classism w/ BMDI (Black elitism/classism), Understanding…

Friday, October 31, 2014

All Day

Black Student Leadership Retreat

Luther Springs Career, Jobs and Internships, Cultural, Leadership, Multicultural & Diversity Affairs, Institute of Black Culture (IBC)

The purpose of this retreat is to help our Black leaders understand the importance of uniting the community through advocacy and identity development. Participants will gain knowledge, learn skills and tools about how to build an inclusive community through safe dialogues; explore and share with…

Friday, November 7, 2014 (Recurring Event)

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lunch with Leaders

Institute of Black Culture 1510 W University Ave Career, Jobs and Internships, Leadership, Multicultural & Diversity Affairs, Institute of Black Culture (IBC)

Lunch with Leaders is a way t connect students with UF Alumni that still reside in the Gainesville Community. Held during the lunch hour, students come to hear the stories of prominent African American/ Black alum about their journey at UF, their career, and advice on success.