Diversity Week 2014

Schedule of Events

Friday, March 28, 2014
Diversity Week Kickoff-12:00pm-1:00pm
Parade of Flags
Location: Betty Chapman Plaza
Co-Sponsor: The Honors College

 Monday, March 31, 2014
Diversity Week Opening Event-10:30am-12:00pm
Keynote Speaker: Judy Smith
Inspiration behind ABC’s hit television show Scandal
Location: GC Ballrooms
Free and open to the public

 Diversity Week at College of Engineering-11:00am-12:00pm
    Opening Ceremony for weeklong Diversity Week festivities
Panel Discussion: “Introduce a Girl to Engineering”
Location: CEC Lobby

Diversity Week at Pines Center-4:30pm-6:30pm
PantherFest – “Jammin’ for Jamaica”
Showcase of the food, music, and culture of Jamaica
Location: Pines Center Breezeway

 Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Third Annual Diversity & Inclusion Summit-9:30am-4:00pm
   “The Future of Diversity in South Florida”
Location: RDB1000-College of Law
Click Here To Register

       Wheelchair Simulation Exercise-12:00pm-1:00pm
  Location: GC Tabling Area
Co-Sponsor: Student Government Association

        Diversity Week at Pines Center-4:30pm-6:30pm
     PantherFest –“Taste of the Middle East”
Showcase of the food, music, and culture of the Middle East
Location: Pines Center Breezeway

             Fostering International Unity Concert-5:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Housing Quad or Ryder Building Circle
Co-Sponsor: Black Student Union

 Movie Screening/Panel: The Child Sex Trade in America-5:30pm-7:30pm
Location: GC140
Co-Sponsors: FIU Women’s Center, The Women’s Fund Miami, College of Law, Alpha Kappa Delta Int’l Honor Society

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Loving Without Limitations: When a Loved One Comes Out-2:00pm-4:00pm
Location: GC243

 I Am Not My Stereotype-6:00pm-9:00pm
Location: GC140
Co-Sponsors: M.A.L.E.S & Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc;

 Thursday, April 3, 2014
Teaching Sexual Orientation in Law: Doctrine, Theory-12:00pm-2:00pm
Location: RDB 1001 Law School
Co-Sponsor: Stonewall Legal Alliance

Friday, April 4, 2014
Women of Influence Breakfast
By Invitation Only

PantherFest-FIU’s International Block Party-12:00pm-3:00pm
    Location: GC Pit

 Saturday, April 5, 2014
FIU Faculty, Staff & Family Spring Picnic-1:00pm-5:00pm
   Location: Between the Gold & Blue Garage