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Black Student Leadership Conference

The Black Student Leadership Conference is February 19-21. Dr. Marc Lamon Hill is the keynote speaker.
For more information, please go to their Website: http://ibc.multicultural.ufl.edu/2015_black_student_leadership_conference/
Or follow them on Social Media:

Twitter: UF_BSLC
Instagram: FL_BSLC
Facebook: Black Student Leadership Conference (https://www.facebook.com/BlackStudentLeadershipConference2013)

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on January 26, 2015.

¿Qué Pasa?

Join the Institute for Hispanic-Latino Cultures for their first ¿Qué Pasa? of the spring 2015 semester on Tuesday, January 27 from noon to 1 p.m. at La Casita.
This month, the topic will focus on machismo within the Latinx community.
Co-sponsored by ASPIRE and La Casita, the ¿Qué Pasa? series is an interactive discussion on a variety [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 26, 2015.

Black Girl Dangerous: On Race, Queerness, Class and Gender

LGBT Affairs, QPOC,Women’s Student Association and the UF Center Women Studies and Gender Research are proud to present: Black Girl Dangerous!
Black Girl Dangerous is the brainchild of award-winning writer Mia McKenzie. This social justice superstar created a multi-faceted forum for expression that amplifies the voices, experiences and expressions of queer and trans* people of color. [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on January 26, 2015.

Florida Hispanic Latino Collegiate Forum 2015: Tu y Yo, Together We Can!

The Institute of Hispanic-Latino Cultures, “La Casita,” at the University of Florida is proud to present the 2015 Florida Hispanic-Latino Collegiate Forum. They will host this two-day, statewide leadership conference on March 19-21, 2015.
The theme for this year is “Tu y Yo, Together We Can!” They are expecting to have approximately 80 participants from colleges [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on January 26, 2015.

The Writing on the Wall Closing Ceremony

The Writing on the Wall Project comes to an end on January 30 at 2 p.m. Join them as they tear down the wall destroying that which has negatively impacted us in the past as they look towards the future. There will be free food, desserts, drinks, and more. Featuring guest speaker LB Hannahs, and [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on January 26, 2015.

Black History Month 2015 Opening Ceremony

Black History Month is a month filled with events and programs where different cultures and ethnicities can become more knowledgeable about the African American culture while enjoying the festivities and honoring the major African American figures that helped pave the way throughout history.
Join us as we bring in this year’s celebration at the Black History [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on January 26, 2015.

University Gospel Choir Black History Month: The Gospel Passage Concert

Want a glimpse of how Gospel Music transitioned throughout Black History? Come to the Music Building choral room 101 on the campus of the University of Florida on February 3 at 7 p.m. Be ready to praise and experience a gospel music timeline with the University Gospel Choir featuring ASU’s African Dance troupe and the [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on January 26, 2015.

Chinese American Student Association: Chinese New Year Show

The Chinese American Student Association (CASA) proudly presents their 2015 Chinese New Year Show – Where Dreams Are Made! Come celebrate the year of the sheep with them. They will be featuring great performances, fantastic sponsorships, and free food.
This is a family friendly show, and opened to the public, so don’t be shy and invite [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 20, 2015.

Implicit Bias in the Academy: Meeting the Challenge with Dr. Ben Reese

The President’s Council on Diversity is pleased to invite you to a campus-wide forum on Implicit Bias in the Academy: Meeting the Challenge with Dr. Ben Reese. This is the 2nd Annual Forum hosted by the council during the annual UF MLK Celebration.
The forum is free and open to the Public.
Implicit Bias [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 20, 2015.

UF’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration 2015

The celebration of events marking King’s birthday begin Tuesday with a candlelight march and opening ceremonies. During the march, students will view historical depictions from the Civil Rights movement and current-day activism aligned with King’s vision. The march will begin at the Institute of Black Culture at 8 p.m. and end [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 12, 2015.