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Office of Institutional Diversity


To learn more about any of the listed diversity workshops, please visit OID website at ( and click on “Spring 2015 Calendar of Events”.  Space is limited to the first 25 people.    Unless otherwise noted, workshops are open to Faculty, Staff and Students.  

OID Student Meet & Greet
Date:  Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Time:  2—4 p.m.
Location:  Stern Center Lobby 

Workshop - Intercultural Competency: Knowledge and Practice
Date:  Wednesday January 28, 2015
Time:  3—4:30 p.m.
Location:  Stern, Rm. 205

Black History Month

OID’s Signature Black History Month Speaker:  Rep. Bakari Sellers, Esq.
(Youngest  Black Elected Official in the U.S. to SC House of Representatives)
Date:  Thursday, February 5, 2015
Time:  5 p.m.
Location:  Stern Ballroom

Critical Issues in Diversity: Film Viewing “Dear White People”
Date:  Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Time:  4 p.m.
Location:  RSS, Rm. 235
Facilitated by:  Dr. Anthony Greene, Assistant Professor
Co-sponsored by African-American Studies

Workshop—Creating a Culture of Consent
Date:  Thursday, February 12, 2015
Time:  10:30 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
Location:  Stern, Rm. 205 

Workshop—The Racial Empathy Gap
Date:  Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Time:  3—4:30p.m.
Location:   Stern,  Rm. 205

Women History Month

Workshop—Wealth and Wages: Confronting Class Inequality in the Workplace and Beyond
Date:  Thursday, March 12, 2015
Time:  10:30 a.m. -12 p.m.
Location:  Stern, Rm.  205

Friday Feminist Film Viewing: “14 Women”
Date:  Friday, March 13, 2015
Time:  3 p.m.
Location:  RSS, Rm. 235  

OID’s Signature Women’s History Month Speaker:  Dr. Jacqueline Jones
The University of Texas at Austin
Date:  Thursday, March 19, 2015
Time:  6 p.m.
Location:  RSS, Rm. 235

Workshop—Power and Identity in the Campus Workplace
Date:  Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Time:  3—4:30 p.m.
Location:  Stern, Rm.  409 


4th Annual Student DIVERSITY Conference
Theme:  Creative Consciousness
A full schedule of events will be updated at  
Date:  Friday & Saturday, April 10-11, 2015

Workshop—Leading with Social Justice Values
Date:  Tuesday, April 21, 2105
Time:  3 -4:30 p.m.
Location:  Stern,  Rm. 205 

Workshop—Green Zone Training to Support Student Veterans
Date:  Wednesday April 29, 2015
Time:  10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Location:  Stern, Rm. 205

A Celebration of Asian American Culture
Date:  Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Time:  4:30 p.m.
Location:  RSS, Rm. 235
(An early celebration of Asian Pacific Heritage Month)

Stand Against Racism
Date:  Friday, April 24, 2015
Time:  11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location:  Cougar Mall

Asian Pacific Heritage Month

Workshop—Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome: America's Legacy of Enduring Injury and Healing
Date:  Thursday, May 7, 2015
Time:  3—4:30 p.m.
Location:  Stern, Rm.  205



To View the Eddie Ganaway Diversity Education & Resource Center Dedication Ceremony, Click Here