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Upcoming Events

The Department of Diversity Initiatives hosts many fun and educational events throughout campus each semester. See below for our events coming up in Fall 2019!

Asian Students in Alliance General Body Meeting

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

6 - 8 p.m.

Location: John A. Delaney Student Union, Building 58W, Suite 3805

Cost: Free!

Come out to learn about the rest of our Fall events! See how you can get involved in planning Spring’s Road to Asia and Asian Pacific American Month!

Coffee and Conversation: Leaving Faith

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

1 - 2 p.m.

Location: Interfaith Center, Building 2, Suite 1400

Cost: Free!

What does it mean to leave a faith you’ve grown up in or convert to a different faith? Join us as we discuss these big questions and more! Free tea and coffee provided.

Friday Lounge Presents: SAID Talks: #UrCancelled

Friday, November 15, 2019

2 - 4 p.m.

Location: Women's Center, Building 2, Room 2100

Cost: Free!

Michael Jackson, Ellen DeGeneres, and Kevin Hart have all been cancelled. The Women's Center and SAID invite you to join our conversation about the culture of cancelling in today's society.

Feeding Northeast Florida

Saturday, November 16, 2019

12:30 - 3:30

Location: 1116 Edgewood Ave N D/E, Jacksonville, FL 32254

Cost: Free!

The Black Student Union will be out to help local children, families, seniors and active/retired military who struggle to put food on the table. Feeding Northeast Florida works with local grocery stores and farms to rescue high-quality food and transform it into meals for those in need.

Black Student Union General Body Meeting

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

6 - 8 p.m.

Location: John A. Delaney Student Union Ballrooms, Building 58W, Suite 3703

Cost: Free!

Join in our general body meeting to discuss future BSU events, updates on our organization, and other information.

Let's Talk About It: Allyship vs. Saviorship

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Location: Interfaith Center, Building 2, Suite 1400

Cost: Free!

Share your thoughts as we discuss the differences between what it means to be an ally/accomplice/advocate/activist and being a savior.

Day of Thanks

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Location: Osprey Plaza

Cost: Free!

Stop by our table during Market Days for an activity centered on giving thanks and appreciating others!

Friendsgiving

Thursday, November 21, 2019

3 - 5:30 p.m.

Location: Delaney Student Union, Third Floor Terrace

Cost: Free!

Join us for our Thanksgiving at your home away from home! Our Friendsgiving is the perfect place to make new friends and eat delicious food from different cultures.

Friday Lounge: Holiday Craze

Friday, November 22, 2019

2 - 4 p.m.

Location: Women's Center, Building 2, Room 2100

Cost: Free!

The "Holiday Season" is approaching quickly! Join us for our last Friday Lounge of the semester where we will partner with Kalilah Jamall, Interfaith Center Specialist, to explore the concept of the "holidaze."