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Office of Multicultural Affairs Events

From events and programs for pre-college students and Welcome Week activities for new freshmen, to campus celebrations of ethnic heritage and an annual multicultural leadership retreat, the OMA staff works hard to create a campus environment that welcomes and celebrates students from all culturally diverse backgrounds.

Fall 2019 Events

September

09/05 | Intramural Hiring Session & Info Session
               OMA Resource Room, CENT1108 @ 11am-1pm

09/13 | Welcome Back Picnic*
               Garfield Ave. Riverfront Terrace @ 3pm-5pm

09/16 | Latinx Heritage Month: Community Luncheon*
               OMA Resource Room @ 11am-1pm

09/18 | Blugold Dialogue Series - Featuring Dr. Demetrius Smith, EDI Program Director
               CENT2304 @ 4pm-5pm

09/18 | Dare to Join Us: Addressing Racism in our Community
               Woodland Theater, Davies Center @ 5:30pm

09/19 | Forum and Artist Series - Student Dinner*
               Alumni Room, Davies Center @ 4:30pm, Registration Required

09/20-22 | Multicultural Leadership Retreat*
               Camp Manitou, Registration Required

09/23 | Career Conference Prep: Drop In
               OMA Resource Room & Conference Room, CENT1108/CENT1102 @ 11am-2pm

09/23 | Smudging 101
               CENT2420 @ 4pm-5pm

09/25 | Career Conference Preparation, Hosted by: OMA & Career Services
               OMA Resource Room, CENT1108 @ 11am-4pm

October

10/01 | Latinx Heritage Month: Who is Latinx? Exploring the Diversity of Latin Culture

09/05 | Blugold Dialogue Series - Featuring Mitch Baroni, Diversity Manager of Chippewa Valley Technical College
               CENT2304 @ 4pm-5pm

 

Fall 2018 Semester Programming


September


9/04 | Welcome Back Picnic
          Davies Center, Market Place at 5:30pm
9/12 | Blugold Dialogue Series
          Centennial Hall 1204 at 4pm
9/18 | Latinx Heritage Month - Dolores Huerta Documentary
          Davies Center, Woodland Theater at 12pm
9/21-9/23 | Multicultural Leadership Retreat
                  Camp Manitou
9/25 | Latinx Heritage Month - Sabor Latin[EAU]
          Davies Center, Ojibwe Ballroom at 5pm
9/28 | Latinx Heritage Month - Noche de Poesía
          Schofield Auditorium at 5pm


October


10/08 | Indigenous People's Day - Ask an Indian Panel
            Davies Center, Centennial 320 at 6:30pm
10/09 | Latinx Heritage Month - Eau the Places You'll Go
            Centennial Hall 1804 at 3:30pm
10/10 | Blugold Dialogue Series
            Centennial Hall 1204 at 4pm
10/12 | Latinx Heritage Month - NCCLA Keynote Presentation
            Davies Center, Ojibwe Ballroom at 7:15pm


November


11/02 | Black Cultural Center Doors Open
            Centennial Hall 1931 at 12pm
11/05 | Native American Heritage Month - Film: Neither Wolf Nor Dog
            Davies Center, Woodland Theater at 5pm, Free
11/08 | Native American Heritage Month - Language Revitalization in the Ho-Chunk Nation: Adrienne Thunder
            Davies Center, Woodland Theater at 5pm
11/12 | Native American Heritage Month - Knowing Our Neighbors - First Nations of Wisconsin: David O'Connor
            Centennial Hall 1415 at 6pm
11/14 | Blugold Dialogue Series - Stereotypes and Realities: Dr. Heather Ann Moody
            Centennial Hall 1204 at 4pm
11/28 | Native American Heritage Month - Local Native American Cuisine
            Davies Center, The Dulany Inn from 11:30-1:30pm
            December
12/12 | Blugold Dialogue Series - Examining The Role Of The Bias Incident Report Team [BIRT]: Deborah Newman +                      Christopher Jorgenson
            Centennial Hall 1204 at 4pm
12/21 | Office of Multicultural Affairs Fall 2018 Graduation Reception
            Davies Center, Ojibwe Ballroom at 5pm

Spring 2019 Semester Programming


February


2/06 | Black History Month - Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
          Schofield Auditorium at 5pm
2/12 | Career Jumpstart - POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
2/18 | Black History Month - Eau The Places You'll Go
          Centennial Hall 1804 from 3:30-5pm
2/20 | Black History Month CalendarBlack History Month - Black Girl in Suburbia Film - POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
2/21 | Blugold Dialogue Series - #BlackMentalHealthMatters: Cultural Considerations For The Healing and Restoration of                People of African Descent
          Centennial Hall 1204 at 4-5pm
2/25 | Black History Month - African Dance Class
          OMA Resource Center, Centennial Hall 1108 at 6pm
2/28 | Black History Month - Harambee
          Davies Center, Ojibwe Ballroom at 5pm


March


3/02 | Honoring Women Pow Wow
          McPhee Center
3/20 | Blugold Dialogue Series - Fat is a Social Justice Issue, Too: Dr. Laurie Cooper Stoll
          Centennial Hall 1204, 4-5pm


April


Hmong Heritage Month 2019
4/01 | Hmong Heritage Month - Hmong Odyssey Musical
          Davies, Ojibwe Ballroom, 7-9pm
4/04 | Hmong Heritage Month - Open Reception
          Davies, Menominee 320F, 6:30-8:30pm
4/05 | Hmong Heritage Month - Hmong Odyssey Musical
          Schofield Auditorium, 7-9pm
4/09 | Hmong Heritage Month - Seev Suab
          Davies,The Cabin, 6:30-8:30pm
4/10 | Hmong Heritage Month - Round Table Lunch
          Critical Hmong Studies Resource Center - VLL2138, 12-1pm
4/16 | Hmong Heritage Month - Spirits Dawn Film + FREE
          OMA Resource Center - CEN1108, 7-9pm
4/22 | Students of Color Series - The Four Elements Game
4/23 | Hmong Heritage Month - Ib Tsug 13 Hnub 2 Film + FREE
          OMA Resource Center - CEN1108, 7-9pm
4/25 | Students of Color Series - Unplugged Game Night
          OMA Resource Center - CEN1108, 7-9pm
4/26 | Hmong Heritage Month - Riff Off/Karaoke Night
          Hilltop Center - The Lookout, 5:30-7:30pm
4/27 | Hmong Heritage Month - Hmonger Games
          Campus Mall, 1-4pm
4/29 | Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month - Korean Traditional Drumming Workshop
          Campus Mall, 4-5:30pm
4/30 | Blugold Dialogue Series - LGBTQIA+ within the APPI Community
          Centennial Hall 1204, 4-5pm


May


5/01| Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month - A Taste of Asian American Cuisine
         Davies Center, The Dulany Inn from 11:30am + 12:30pm
5/02 | Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month - Brown Bag Lunch with Xiaowen Liang
          Centennial Hall 1108, 11:30-1:30pm
5/02 | Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month - Xiaowen Liang, Chinese Feminist Movement in China
          Schofield Auditorium, 3-4pm [Reception to follow]
5/06 | Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month - Movie: Saving Face
          Davies, Woodland Theater at 4-8pm,
5/07 | Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month - Scholar Day
          Davies, Dakota Ballroom and Alumni Room, 3:30-5:00pm
5/08 | Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month - Outdoor Festival
          Campus Mall, 4-8pm
5/09 | Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month - Panel Discussion
          Centennial Hall 1204, 4-5pm
5/09 | Students of Color Series - Unplugged Game Night
          OMA Resource Center - CEN1108, 7-9pm
5/13 | Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month - CelebrAsian Banquet
          Davies, Ojibwe Ballroom Center + C, 5-8pm, RSVP Required
5/24 | Office of Multicultural Affairs Spring 2019 Graduation Reception
          Davies, Ojibwe Ballroom at 5pm, RSVP Required

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