EVENTS

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Coming Events:

Latinx Graduation Ceremony – Friday, May 4, 2018, 4:00 pm – Brookens Auditorium –  The primary purpose of the Latinx Graduation ceremony is to recognize the academic accomplishments of the students who identify as Hispanic/Latinx and those students who belong to the Organization of Latin American Students (OLAS), Gamma Phi Omega Sorority, and/or Sigma Lambda Beta Fraternity. The event also serves to celebrate Latin American culture and provide younger students with an example of academic excellence. The event will be followed by a “Latino Party” sponsored by the previously mentioned student organizations from 5:30-10pm on the Quad.

Black Graduation Ceremony – Saturday, May 5, 2018 – 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Student Union Ballroom

The Black Graduation Celebration is an annual pre-commencement celebration held in May to honor the many achievements of students who racially and ethnically self-identify as Black, African, Caribbean, Afro-Latino, or African American…


Previous Events

  • Take Back the Night – Friday, April 27, 2018 – 7:30 – 9:00pm – Check out the photos
  • NPR Illinois Foreign and Independent Film Series: Gook (2017) – In English and Korean, Friday, April 27, 7 pm – Brookens Auditorium
  • Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Week –  April 23 – April 27
    • Soup & Conversation – Wednesday, April 25, Noon, Diversity Center
    • Japanime Animated Film – Grave of the Fireflies – Wednesday, April 25, 5:30 – 8:30 pm, Brookens Auditorium
    • Asian Cooking Demonstration: Wok Me Work – Asian Student Organization,  Thursday, April 26, 1 pm, Student Union, Room 219
    • Japanime Karaoke – Thursday, April 26, 7 – 9 pm – PAC E
    • Asian Carnival –  Friday, April 27, 4 – 7 pm, LRH Great Room

Black History Month February 2018

I Unite Against Hate: Monday, October 18, 2017 – 9:30pm, Quad

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