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Diversity Calendar of Events

Summer 2019

Event Date and Time Details
Nursing Nest

Building 2, Room 2103

Monday - Friday

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Women's Center has a Nursing Nest where mothers can breastfeed or express milk during their time on campus. It is a private, secure space that includes power outlets for your personal pumps and a plush recliner for comfort and relaxation. The Nursing Nest is located in the Women's Center.
Tres Vidas
Robinson Theatre 
October 15
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Sponsored by the LASO and The Languages, Literatures and Culture Department.  This event features a wide stylistic range of music and brings to life the story of three legendary Latin American women:  Frida Kahlo, Rufina Amaya and Alfonsina Storni. Click for more info.
Take Back the Night
Osprey Plaza
October 16
6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
1 in 3 women experience some form of sexual or interpersonal violence.  Join our local partners in an awareness fair at 6:30 followed by a march across campus at 7:30, ending in a candlelight vigil for victims of violence for Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  Click for more info.
Friday Lounge
Building 2, Suite 2100
October 18
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Being Aware of Breast Cancer Awareness.  We will discuss the history of the month and explore the commercialization of breast cancer awareness.
Interfaith Week Kickoff
Outside Founders Hall, Building 2
October 21
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Come learn about the amazing events ahead as we celebrate the start of Interfaith Week:  Neighborhood Film Fest!  Join us for coffee, Einstein bagels, T-shirt and mug giveaways and more.
Interfaith Week Film Showing, "Won't You Be My Neighbor"
Building 58W, Suite 2704
October 21
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Join the Interfaith Center for dinner and a movie as we watch the documentary on the life and times of Mr. Rogers.
Interfaith Week Film Showing, "Unconditional Care"
Building 58W, Suite 2704    
October 22
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Come see this film screening of how the local Muslim community started a free health clinic in Jacksonville for those in need.  Panel discussion with creators to follow!  Click for more info.
Interfaith Week Film Showing, "Deconstructing My Religion"
Building 50, Suite 1102

October 23
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Watch and discuss the story of "Exvangelicals" who are leaving the Evangelical Christian community with the Religious Studies Department.  Light Dinner provided.  
Interfaith Week Film Showing, "Of Many"
Building 2, Suite 1400
October 23
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
The story of a Jewish Rabbi and Muslim Imam at a university who bring their students together in the midst of conflict.  Light breakfast provided.  Click for more info.
Diwali - Asian Students in Alliance (ASIA)
Building 58W, Suite 3703A 
October 24
6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Celebrate the Indian Festival of Lights with dance, food, and friends!  Doors open at 6 p.m.  More info.
Friday Lounge
Building 2, Suite 2100     
October 25
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Halloween is right around the corner!  We will discuss common costumes and the impact they may have.  We will also explore the idea of the "sexy" Halloween costume.  More info.