Fall 2017 Events

DreamZone Ally Training

This workshop will provide participants with the relevant knowledge, skills and resources that will help them to better support the needs of the UHundocumented student population.

Thursday, January 31, 2019
12:00pm – 1:00pm, Student Center South: Space City

Diversity 101

What does diversity even mean, and why does it matter? This workshop will discuss the meaning of diversity and explore the multiple diversities that exist. Participants will also identify the relevance of their own cultural identities and leave with an enhanced understanding of how to embrace diversity in order to work more effectively across difference.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
4:00pm – 5:00pm, Student Center South: Downtown

LGBTQ Awareness

In an effort to increase awareness for the LGBTQIA community, this workshop was designed to educate UH students, faculty and staff on terminology, pronouns, heteronormative privilege and inclusive practices in support of the LGBTQIA.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
12:00pm-1:15pm, Student Center South: Bayou City Room

Intent vs Impact

This workshop will provide participants with an awareness and understanding of the ways biased statements and practices unconsciously and consciously communicate derogatory or hurtful messages to individuals.

Thursday, February 21, 2019
4:00pm – 5:00pm, Student Center South: Space City

Power and Privilege

This workshop explores dynamics of power and privilege, its effect on others and society, and ways we can change our behavior in becoming better allies to alleviate barriers.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
12:00pm – 1:00pm, Student Center South: Bayou City

Inclusive Language

This workshop will focus on why language is important and how the words we use affect our perceptions and can sometimes influence our environment.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
4:00pm – 5:00pm , Student Center South: Bayou City

Diversity 101

What does diversity even mean, and why does it matter? This workshop will discuss the meaning of diversity and explore the multiple diversities that exist. Participants will also identify the relevance of their own cultural identities and leave with an enhanced understanding of how to embrace diversity in order to work more effectively across difference.

Thursday, March 28, 2019
12:00pm – 1:00pm, Student Center South: Bayou City

LGBTQ Awareness

In an effort to increase awareness for the LGBTQIA community, this workshop was designed to educate UH students, faculty and staff on terminology, pronouns, heteronormative privilege and inclusive practices in support of the LGBTQIA.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
2:00pm – 3:15pm, Student Center North Senate Chamber

Power and Privilege

This workshop explores dynamics of power and privilege, its effect on others and society, and ways we can change our behavior in becoming better allies to alleviate barriers.

Thursday, April 11, 2019
4:00pm – 5:00pm, Student Center North: Senate Chamber

DREAMzone Ally Training

This workshop will provide participants with the relevant knowledge, skills and resources that will help them to better support the needs of the UHundocumented student population.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
4:00pm – 5:00PM, Student Center South: Bayou City

Diversity Institute

April 5th, 2019
9:30am, Student Center South: Ballroom

In annual Symposium for students, faculty and staff. Diversity Institute allows participants to engage in transformative sessions that enhance their cultural knowledge. It also features a diversity resource fair and keynote speaker.

Culture Connect Week

Date: TBD
Time & Location: TBD

Experience the celebration and connection of various aspects of diversity on the UH campus during Culture Connect Week. This exciting and educational week consist of multicultural performances, faculty lectures, multicultural student organization collaborations and a dance.