Spring 2015 Events

Cultural Conversations: Religion and Spirituality

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
12:00pm – 1:00pm
Center for Diversity and Inclusion – Student Center South B12

We invite you to participate in our intercultural dialogue about the distinctions and intersections of religious versus spiritual identities and experiences. Come join the conversation about religion and spirituality at the Center for Diversity and Inclusion (Student Center South, Room B-12). Feel free to bring your lunch and questions about the topic.

CDI Presents: Dear White People

Monday, February 16, 2015
6:00 – 9:00pm
Student Center Theater - Room 103/203

Join Center for Diversity and Inclusion for a movie, popcorn, and discussion in the Student Center Theater.

Spring Speaker Series: Black in America Tour featuring Soledad O’Brien

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
7:00pm, Cullen Performance Hall

The UH Center for Diversity and Inclusion kicks off the Spring Speaker Series with the Black in America Tour, featuring Soledad O’Brien! This event is an interactive community discussion about challenges African-Americans face and improving race relations. You don’t want to miss this engaging conversation. Pick up your tickets, while supplies last, at the Center for Diversity and Inclusion now until Friday, February 20, 2015. The panel discussion will be held on Tuesday, February 24, at 7 p.m. at Cullen Performance Hall. Limited seating available.

For more information about the tour, click here. If you have any questions about this event, call 713.743.6047.

Come join the conversation! #IAmtheConversationUH.

Cultural Connect Week

Monday, March 2, 2015 through Thursday, March 5, 2015

Held during the first week of March, Cultural Connect Week is a series of programs and events that celebrate and connect various aspects of diversity on the University of Houston’s campus. This exciting and educational week consists of multicultural performances, guest speakers, multicultural student organization collaborations, and a dance.

Cultural Conversations: Discrimination in the News

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
12:00pm – 1:00pm
Center for Diversity and Inclusion – Student Center South B12

We invite you to participate in our intercultural dialogue about discriminatory issues as seen through current events in on the national level. Come join the conversation at the Center for Diversity and Inclusion (Student Center South, Room B-12). Feel free to bring your lunch and any questions you may have. [FLYER]

Inclusive Language Workshop

Wednesday, April 23, 2015
12:00pm – 1:30pm
Student Center South, Bayou Room 219

This workshop is free for all students, staff, and faculty. By attending this session, attendees will increase their awareness of the power of language and how it impacts interactions with others. Participants will leave empowered with new-found knowledge and skills that will help them use their language as a tool to bring people together. [FLYER]