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Welcome to our current events page! Please note that events are listed by groupings. Make sure to view this web page in its entirety to ensure you are up to date with all activities coming from the Diversity and Equity Center (DEC) and friends!!

Torta Thursday!


Black Girl Grooves: Embodying & Activating our Resistance by Dr. Dominique Hill 

Don’t Touch My Hair!: Carcerality, Schools, and BlackGxrl Embodiment
Mar 4, 2021 | 5:30 PM
Register in advance for this webinar Here 


Black Hxstory Month 


Talking Gender Series

Join this weekly informal discussion of issues related to gender and sexuality hosted by the Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies. The first discussion on Jan. 19 will focus on the gender binary. Join via Zoom Meeting ID: 884 4950 7703 Passcode: WGSS#1


DEC Living Room 

Come hangout with us! Share whats on your mind and connect with peers on campus!

BIPOC Rise: A Support Group for

Students of Color 

  • A space for students of color to heal from systemic racism and celebrate life together. This is a support group for students, with guidance and support of BIPOC staff. 
  • Email Dr. Taryn Beard at to join
  • Mondays 3:00-4:30PM 

Non-Cis Support Group

  • A space for students who identify as transgender, gender non-conforming, non-binary, non-cisgender or questioning 
  • Email Dr. Jeanette Rendina at to join
  • Fridays, 3:00-4:30PM

From friends of the DEC

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