Please consider downloading the latest version of Internet Explorer
to experience this site as intended.
Tools Search Main Menu

Calendar

Diversity & Inclusion Events

November 2018

Thursday, November 1

History Lecture: Alufa Rufino, A Man of Faith and Sorcery on the Periphery of Islam
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Brazilian historian João José Reis will present "Alufa Rufino, A Man of Faith and Sorcery on the Periphery of Islam in 19th-Century Brazil" Brazil, and...

Conversation Hours ~ German
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Conversation Hours ~ ASL
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Friday, November 2

Conversation Hours ~ ESL
Friday, November 2, 2018

The English Language Program is collaborating with the Language Center to offer Learning and Speaking about U.S. Life and Culture. This ten-week module meets...

Conversation Hours ~ Italian
Friday, November 2, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Film Screening: Moonlight
Friday, November 2, 2018

Join the Graduate Students of Color (GSOC), David T. Kearns Center, Susan B. Anthony Center, and the Office of the Dean for the Faculty for a special...

Saturday, November 3

Conversation Hours ~ Portuguese
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Conversation Hours ~ ESL
Saturday, November 3, 2018

The English Language Program is collaborating with the Language Center to offer Learning and Speaking about U.S. Life and Culture. This ten-week module meets...

Movie Night: Hebrew
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Join us to watch an Israeli comedy-drama with popcorn and pizza! Funny and captivating, Zero Motivation also sheds light on sexism within the Israeli army....

Sunday, November 4

Conversation Hours ~ Chinese
Sunday, November 4, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Conversation Hours ~ ESL
Sunday, November 4, 2018

The English Language Program is collaborating with the Language Center to offer Learning and Speaking about U.S. Life and Culture. This ten-week module meets...

Monday, November 5

Conversations about Spirituality: Health, Illness, and Healing
Monday, November 5, 2018

The Spirituality Committee will host a panel event on "Health, Illness, and Healing: An Interfaith Perspective." The panelists are: Dr. Rashid Muhammad,...

First-gen Week: Fall Fun Day
Monday, November 5, 2018

First-gen Week is a week dedicated to celebrating first-gen students at the University of Rochester! Events are sponsored by the David T. Kearns Center, the...

Conversation Hours ~ Russian
Monday, November 5, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Difficult Conversations as a Catalyst for Change: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Monday, November 5, 2018

**SOLD OUT** Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: "Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black & White" The basketball icon, activist, author, actor,...

Tuesday, November 6

Conversation Hours ~ ESL
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

The English Language Program is collaborating with the Language Center to offer Learning and Speaking about U.S. Life and Culture. This ten-week module meets...

First-gen Week: Research & Internship Focus
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

First-gen Week is a week dedicated to celebrating first-gen students at the University of Rochester! Events are sponsored by the David T. Kearns Center, the...

Conversation Hours ~ Japanese
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Wednesday, November 7

Diversity Seminar Series: Latinx Voices and Mental Health
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

The topic of this presentation is "Latinx Voices: Understanding Mental Health in our Patient Population." Presented by: Dr. Telva Olivares, Dr. Caroline...

Conversation Hours ~ Arabic
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Conversation Hours ~ ESL
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

The English Language Program is collaborating with the Language Center to offer Learning and Speaking about U.S. Life and Culture. This ten-week module meets...

First-gen Week: Our First-Gen Stories
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

First-gen Week is a week dedicated to celebrating first-gen students at the University of Rochester! Events are sponsored by the David T. Kearns Center, the...

Conversation Hours ~ French
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Conversation Hours ~ Polish
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Thursday, November 8

Joint Service Veterans Day Run
Thursday, November 8, 2018

The University of Rochester and RIT ROTC units, along with the University's Veterans Alliance, gather for the annual Veterans Day Run. Participants should...

Implicit Bias in Corporate America Training
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Simon Business School's D&I Ambassadors invite all students, faculty and staff to join our "Implicit Bias in Corporate America" training on Thursday,...

Conversation Hours ~ German
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

First-gen Week: Mentoring Reception
Thursday, November 8, 2018

First-gen Week is a week dedicated to celebrating first-gen students at the University of Rochester! Events are sponsored by the David T. Kearns Center, the...

Conversation Hours ~ ASL
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Friday, November 9

Conversation Hours ~ ESL
Friday, November 9, 2018

The English Language Program is collaborating with the Language Center to offer Learning and Speaking about U.S. Life and Culture. This ten-week module meets...

Conversation Hours ~ Italian
Friday, November 9, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Diwali Dinner
Friday, November 9, 2018

This year, HSA and ADITI are celebrating Diwali--the festival of lights! Come join us for food catered by Tandoor, performances by U of R groups, dancing,...

Saturday, November 10

South Asian Expo
Saturday, November 10, 2018

Enjoy performances and cultural activities from all of the wonderful countries that we represent. There will be free samosas! The event aims to give everyone...

Conversation Hours ~ Portuguese
Saturday, November 10, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Conversation Hours ~ ESL
Saturday, November 10, 2018

The English Language Program is collaborating with the Language Center to offer Learning and Speaking about U.S. Life and Culture. This ten-week module meets...

Sunday, November 11

Bernice Steinhardt  on "Memories of Survival"
Sunday, November 11, 2018

In 1942, at the age of 15, Esther Nisenthal Krinitz left her family and escaped the Nazis. In an effort to remember, and to heal, Esther embroidered her...

Conversation Hours ~ Chinese
Sunday, November 11, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Conversation Hours ~ ESL
Sunday, November 11, 2018

The English Language Program is collaborating with the Language Center to offer Learning and Speaking about U.S. Life and Culture. This ten-week module meets...

Monday, November 12

Veterans Pinning Ceremony
Monday, November 12, 2018

The Office of Human Resources, in collaboration with the Veterans Alliance, invites all faculty, staff, and students, who have served in the U.S. armed...

Conversation Hours ~ Russian
Monday, November 12, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Tuesday, November 13

Conversation Hours ~ ESL
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

The English Language Program is collaborating with the Language Center to offer Learning and Speaking about U.S. Life and Culture. This ten-week module meets...

Conversation Hours ~ Japanese
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Wednesday, November 14

Conversation Hours ~ Arabic
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Conversation Hours ~ ESL
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The English Language Program is collaborating with the Language Center to offer Learning and Speaking about U.S. Life and Culture. This ten-week module meets...

Conversation Hours ~ French
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Conversation Hours ~ Polish
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Thursday, November 15

Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) Meeting
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Amanda E. Hargrove, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Chemistry and of Biochemistry, from Duke University, Durham, NC, will be the speaker for the monthly GWIS...

Conversation Hours ~ German
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Cultural Intersections: How Speaking Different Languages Can Shape Our Personality
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Our personality is complex enough as it is, but we can see drastic changes in it as we learn new languages. Language changes the way we interact and behave...

Barbara B. Smith World Music Series:  Aritmia Duo
Thursday, November 15, 2018

One of the world’s finest concert accordionists, Bosnian-born Merima Ključo, and an acclaimed guitarist of Bosnian, Serbian and Croatian origins, Miroslav...

Conversation Hours ~ ASL
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Friday, November 16

Susan B. Anthony Institute: Works in Progress - Diversifying Diversity
Friday, November 16, 2018

June Hwang, Associate Professor of German I have spent most of my career thus far avoiding explicitly talking or writing about my ethnic identity in any...

Voice Care for Transgender Patient
Friday, November 16, 2018

In this talk we will plan to provide an overview of the clinical presentation and treatment strategies for transgender patients seen in our voice clinic. We...

Conversation Hours ~ Italian
Friday, November 16, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Three Nights at the Movies: La Pazza Gioia
Friday, November 16, 2018

La Pazza Gioia/Like Crazy by Paulo Virzi - 2016 Introduction in Italian by Christian Sorto and in English by Karina Garcia-Zarate Film in Italian with...

Saturday, November 17

Conversation Hours ~ Portuguese
Saturday, November 17, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Sunday, November 18

Conversation Hours ~ Chinese
Sunday, November 18, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Monday, November 19

Conversation Hours ~ Russian
Monday, November 19, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Tuesday, November 20

Conversation Hours ~ Japanese
Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Monday, November 26

Conversation Hours ~ Russian
Monday, November 26, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Tuesday, November 27

Racial Equity Learning Session: Re-Framing the Written and Unwritten Rules of History, Policy and Law Part II
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Join Yvette Conyers, DNP, RN, MSN, FNP-C, CTN-B, and Rebecca Tucker, PhD, ACNPC, MEd, RN, as we explore topics surrounding Racial Equity. This month's...

Conversation Hours ~ Japanese
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Wednesday, November 28

Wednesday Lunch Hour: Causewave's Shaping Our Stories Project
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Attitudes towards race are formed on the basis of direct (personal interactions) and indirect (word of mouth and media-communicated) experiences. A community...

Conversation Hours ~ Arabic
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Conversation Hours ~ French
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Conversation Hours ~ Polish
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Thursday, November 29

Conversation Hours ~ German
Thursday, November 29, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Conversation Hours ~ ASL
Thursday, November 29, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Friday, November 30

Building Sekuru’s Stories
Friday, November 30, 2018

Sekuru’s Stories is a digital monograph by Jennifer Kyker that traces a single performer’s journey through experiences of missionization, colonization, labor...

Conversation Hours ~ Italian
Friday, November 30, 2018

Are you interested in a chance to talk in a foreign language or to speak your mother language with other people in a very friendly and confortable setting?...

Cultural Exposition - Palestine Awareness Month
Friday, November 30, 2018

A night to learn about and enjoy the rich Palestinian culture through dance, song, and poetry. Walk through a gallery exhibition detailing Palestine through...

November 2018