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Below is a calendar of PowerUP Lunch & Learns.  If you have a topic or ideas that you are interested in learning more about, please contact Courtney Stein.

Date

Topic

Time

Location

Tues., July 17

Urban Gardening

12-1PM

MD Anderson Library, EDR Pavilion

Thurs., July 19

Urban Gardening  

12-1PM

UH Tech. Bridge (ERP), Bldg 1, Rm 214

Tues., Aug. 14

Child & Elder Care

12-1PM

MD Anderson Library, EDR Pavilion

Tues., Aug. 21

Child & Elder Care

12-1PM

UH Tech. Bridge (ERP), Bldg 1, Rm 214

Tues., Sept. 11

Financial Wellness

12-1PM

MD Anderson Library, EDR Pavilion

Wed., Sept. 12

Financial Wellness

12-1PM

UH Tech. Bridge (ERP), Bldg 1, Rm 214

Thurs., Oct. 4

Business Etiquette

12-1PM

MD Anderson Library, EDR Pavilion

Tues., Oct. 9

Business Etiquette

12-1PM

UH Tech. Bridge (ERP), Bldg 1, Rm 214

Mon., Nov. 5

Power & Practice of Gratitude

12-1PM

MD Anderson Library, EDR Pavilion

Tues., Nov. 6

Power & Practice of Gratitude

12-1PM

UH. Tech. Bridge (ERP), Bldg 1, Rm 214

Mon., Dec. 3

TBA

12-1PM

MD Anderson Library, EDR Pavilion

Tues., Dec. 4

TBA

12-1PM

UH Tech. Bridge (ERP), Bldg 1, Rm 214

Center For Diversity and Inclusion Sessions Registration

Fall 2018 Workshops

Diversity 101

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
4:00pm – 5:00pm, Student Center South: Senate Chamber

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.

Inclusive Language

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
12:00pm – 1:00pm, Student Center South: Bayou City

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

DreamZone Ally Training

Thursday, September 27, 2018
12:00pm – 1:15pm, Student Center South: Bayou City Room

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

Diversity 101

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
3:00pm – 4:00pm, Student Center South: Bayou City

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.

Power & Privilege

Thursday, October 18, 2018
12:00pm – 1:00pm, Student Center North - Senate Chamber

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.

LGBTQ Awareness

Monday, October 29, 2018
12:00pm – 1:15pm, Student Center South - Heights Room

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

Inclusive Language

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
12:00pm – 1:00pm, Student Center South: Bayou City

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

Diversity 101

Thursday, November 8, 2018
4:00pm – 5:00pm, Student Center South: Bayou City

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.

DreamZone Ally Training

Monday, November 12, 2018
12:00pm – 1:15pm, Student Center South: Bayou City Room

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

Power & Privilege

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
4:00pm – 5:00pm, Student Center South - Bayou City Room

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.