Diversity Week Schedule

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SIU Diversity Week 2020

View our daily schedule below or download the PDF version.

Schedule for Monday, August 28, 2023

  • Community Resource Fair
    Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Location: International Lounge
    This fair brings together local organizations and services to provide valuable information and assistance to residents in a collaborative and accessible setting.
  • With Saluki Pride 
    Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
    Location: SSB 150/160 & Pavilion
    This event creates an enthusiastic and inclusive atmosphere for returning members and newcomers alike to celebrate their shared connection and engagement with the community.
  • DiversiTree
    Host: 4-H Club
    Time: 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    Location: SSB 150/160
    This event involves fostering cultural diversity awareness and understanding through collaborative activities, enriching the experiences of young learners in the 4-H Club.
  • Diversity Week Kick-off Event
    Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Location: Student Center Auditorium
    Gabby Rivera, the first Latina to write for Marvel Comics, will be the guest speaker for the kickoff event. Rivera is a queer, Bronx-born, Puerto Rican author. Her solo series “America” features the queer Latina, America Chavez. She is the writer and creator of b.b. free, an original comic series with BOOM! Studios have a podcast, Joy Revolution. Rivera also advocates for LGBTQ+ youth and speaks across the country.