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Diversity Calendar of Events

Summer 2021


Event Date and Time Location and Details
Celebrating Ramadan  Thursday May 6, 2021

 

Posted by 1 

Location:  Zoom

Come celebrate and reflect ICF staff as we conclude Ramadan observations with our Muslim friends and neighbors.

 All religious and non-religious identities are welcomed. 
Ramadan  April 12 - May 11
All Day Event 
A major Islamic month of observance in which Muslims fast from food and water from sunrise to sunset for the Islamic month of Ramadan.

It may be appropriate to limit university wide activities in the first day of Ramadan and the closing celebration of the Eid al-Fitr on May 12 in respect to those who observe these holidays. 
Eid al-Fitr Wednesday May 12, 2021  A major Islamic feast marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. It may be appropriate to limit University wide activities on this day in respect to those who observe this holiday.
Feminist Fact Friday LIVE!
Friday
May 14, 2021

Posted by Noon
Location: Zoom

Test your knowledge with our feminist trivia quiz - LIVE! Join us on Zoom for a chance to win a prize!
AAPI Heritage Month Snack 'N Paint Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Noon - 2 p.m.
Location: Outside Founder's Hall (Building 2)

Cost: Free!

In honor of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, stop by the Intercultural Center for Peace and Student Alliance for Inclusion and Diversity tabling event to grab snacks, win swag and paint canvas art! 
Friday Lounge: How to get a Summer Body


Drag Queen Brunch
Friday, June 4, 2021

2 - 3 p.m.

Sunday, June 6, 2021 

11 am - 1 pm 
Location: Zoom

Join the Women's Center Student Committee for a discussion about respecting bodies in the summertime and year-round.

Location: Jacksonville main Public Library 

Join us as we celebrate pride month with a special performance with RuPaul Drag Race All Stars Winner, Trinity the Tuck, who will be the Master of Ceremonies in our Main Performer, Karissa Wade jones by Chastity Ross Boen, Cinnamon LaRouch, and The Lady Visaya.

This may be out first Drag Queen Brunch, but we are throwing the best party in town, as we celebrate the beginning of LBTQ+ Pride Month and the LGBTQ Film Festival: Many Sides of Pride.

Brunch and a variety of beverages will be served. Due to CDC guidelines, we are limiting attendance to a 100 guests, which may change if guidelines are adjusted.   
Connections End-of-Year Virtual Check-in Tuesday, June 15, 2021

11 a.m. - Noon
Location: Zoom

Join the Connections family as we reflect on the past year, welcome the new year and play games to win prizes!
The Meetup Monday, June 21, 2021

Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Osprey Plaza
Cost: Free!

Join your fellow Osprey students, faculty and staff for the chance to mingle and form connections with culturally diverse members of our campus community. Come meet other new and returning students while learning about diversity-focused initiatives around campus.
Meet the UNF Interfaith Staff & Chat Wednesday, June 23, 2021

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Outside Founder's Hall (Building 2)
Cost: Free!

Learn more about religion on campus with UNF staff while grabbing snacks to help give you some energy during first week of Summer B! 
Student Alliance for Inclusion and Diversity (SAID) Outreach
Tuesday, June 29, 2021 
Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Noon - 2 p.m.
 Location: Outside Founder's Hall (Building 2)
Cost: Free!

Come stop by our table to learn more about the Student Alliance for Inclusion and Diversity and get some free snacks!
Free, Rapid HIV Testing provided by JASMYN Wednesday, June 30, 2021

11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Location: 1 UNF Dr, Building 58E, Room 1111
Cost: Free

Stop by on June 30 for free HIV Testing provided by JASMYN from 11 to 3 p.m.!! They'll be free Publix gift cards, condoms, lube, and more! #unflgbt #hiv #prep #unf
Interfaith Community Hour Thursday, July 1, 2021

1 - 2 p.m.
 Location: Zoom

Students are invited to come meet the UNF Interfaith Center staff with the Better Together Student Leadership Team and participate in an interfaith dialogue.
Friday Lounge: Fireworks and the Founding Fathers  Friday, July 2, 2021

2 - 3 p.m.
 Location: Zoom

Come learn about the history of the 4th of July with a feminist twist. We will talk about our intentions for celebration and explore different ways to celebrate the holiday.
Swooping for Equity's Summer 2021 Book Club Thursday, July 8, 2021

5 p.m
Location: Zoom 

UNF faculty, staff and students are invited to join the College of Education and Human Services for Swooping for Equity’s Summer 2021 Book Club. We will be reading White Fatigue: Rethinking Resistance for Social Justice by Dr. Joseph E. Flynn Jr.

Join us for sequential chapter discussions Thursday nights. The author, Dr. Flynn, will join us for the final session in July! Pre-event registration is required with participation limited to the first 20 registrants.

Sign up here: https://bit.ly/3ncn3YG

Those interested can contact Lily Exantus at lily.exantus@unf.edu or Lori Kuhn-Hancock at lori.kuhnhancock@unf.edu for more information. If you need accommodation, contact Lori at least 5 days prior to the event date.
Connections New Mentor Orientation Wednesday, July 14, 2021

2 - 3 p.m.
Location: Zoom

Calling new Connections Student Mentoring Program mentors! Learn about program expectations, processes and exciting opportunities as you embark on your new mentorship journey.
Allies Not Just In June Tuesday, July 27, 2021

1 - 2 p.m.
 Location: Zoom

Join us to discuss different ways to celebrate Pride past its designated month.