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Wed, 08/27/2014 - 9:00am - 10:30am
Union 261
Prerequisite:  Safe Zone   The Safe Zone 2.0 program is designed to actively engage existing Safe Zone Allies in conversations that will deepen their knowledge about LGBTQ issues on campus and around the country.  These Brown Bag style talks will be conversations lead by...
Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Union 261
Queer Year 1 (QY1) is a program designed for first year students at UNC Charlotte.  QY1 is a cohort program that helps to connect LGBTQ & Allied students both to the Queer community on campus and the larger community of Charlotte.   The program will engage students through the arts,...
Fri, 09/05/2014 - 7:00pm
Student Union 340 CF
Rabbi Barbara Thiede (professor of Jewish Studies in Department of Religious Studies) will facilitate a Jewish service that includes various songs to give a different perspective of the typical service.  OPEN TO ALL Co-sponsored with Hillel    
Wed, 09/10/2014 - 7:00pm
Union Theater
In Partnership with the Latin American Coalition, the Multicultural Resource Center will screen the film "Cesar Chavez" released in the spring of 2014.   Passionate but soft-spoken, Chavez embraced non-violence as he battled greed and prejudice in his struggle to bring dignity to...
Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Union 261
Prerequisite:  Safe Zone   The Safe Zone 2.0 program is designed to actively engage existing Safe Zone Allies in conversations that will deepen their knowledge about LGBTQ issues on campus and around the country.  These Brown Bag style talks will be conversations lead by...
Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Union 200
Led by the Multicultural Resource Center (MRC), the Let's Talk It Discussion Series will focus on areas of diversity through prompts that spark discussion.  These discussions are open to all and will focus on one area of diversity during each conversation.  Come prepared to share your...
Tue, 09/16/2014 - 9:00am - 1:00pm
Union 261
The Safe Zone Program is designed to help educate faculty, staff, and students about the lives of LGBTQ identified people.  This 4 hour training will culminate in the opportunity to become a Safe Zone Ally to help connect LGBTQ students to resources at UNCC.
Wed, 09/17/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Union 261
Queer Year 1 (QY1) is a program designed for first year students at UNC Charlotte.  QY1 is a cohort program that helps to connect LGBTQ & Allied students both to the Queer community on campus and the larger community of Charlotte.  The program will engage students through the arts,...
Thu, 09/18/2014 (All day)
Contact Regena Brown at rybrown1@uncc.edu Contact Regena Brown at (704) 687-7123
Women of Color Conversations are an opportunity to create and strengthen connections for women students of color at UNC Charlotte.  The Conversations will present an ethnically and professionally diverse group of thought leaders, experts, and innovators. Our dialogues will converge around...
Sat, 09/20/2014 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
The festival is centered around booths arranged in colorful marketplace style representing the cultures of over 50 nations. The booths are staffed by UNC Charlotte international students and members of Charlotte's international community and feature art, crafts and costumes from each...
Mon, 09/22/2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Student Union 340 G
Interested in stimulating conversation about religion? On September 22nd come out to the Student Union to participate in a one hour workshop about the unique interplay of religion and psychology as we explore posttraumatic growth, a recent phenomenon in the discipline of psychology.  
Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Union 200
Led by the Multicultural Resource Center (MRC), the Let's Talk It Discussion Series will focus on areas of diversity through prompts that spark discussion.   These discussions are open to all and will focus on one area of diversity during each conversation.  Come prepared to share...
Mon, 09/29/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Union 200
This training is designed for Undergraduate students as a way of educating them about the lived experiences of LGBTQ individuals on campus.  Students will walk away from the training with a better sense of the lives of LGBTQ people, a list of campus resources, and the tools to become a better...
Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Union Loading Dock
Queer Year 1 (QY1) is a program designed for first year students at UNC Charlotte.  QY1 is a cohort program that helps to connect LGBTQ & Allied students both to the Queer community on campus and the larger community of Charlotte.  The program will engage students through the arts,...
Thu, 10/09/2014 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Union 200
Led by the Multicultural Resource Center (MRC), the Let's Talk It Discussion Series will focus on areas of diversity through prompts that spark discussion.  These discussions are open to all and will focus on one area of diversity during each conversation.  Come prepared to share your...
Thu, 10/09/2014 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Union 261
Prerequisite:  Safe Zone   The Safe Zone 2.0 program is designed to actively engage existing Safe Zone Allies in conversations that will deepen their knowledge about LGBTQ issues on campus and around the country.  These Brown Bag style talks will be conversations lead by...
Sat, 10/11/2014 - 8:00am - 4:30pm
The Multicultural Leadership Conference is an annual one-day opportunity for student leaders featuring dynamic speakers and engaging workshops. Come explore the intersection of multiculturalism and leadership!  Leave energized and equipped with strategies and tools to be more effective leaders...
Thu, 10/16/2014 (All day)
Contact Regena Brown at rybrown1@uncc.edu Contact Regena Brown at (704) 687-7123
Women of Color Conversations are an opportunity to create and strengthen connections for women students of color at UNC Charlotte.  The Conversations will present an ethnically and professionally diverse group of thought leaders, experts, and innovators. Our dialogues will converge around...
Fri, 10/17/2014 - 8:00am - 5:00pm
Union ALL 260's, 222, 269, 200 / 340 ABCDEFGHI
In its 2nd year, the Carolina Conference on Queer Youth is a partnership between the MRC, Time Out Youth, & the Charlotte Lesbian & Gay Fund.  This conference is designed to bring together K-12 teachers, school counselors, Middle/High School students, college students, community...
Wed, 10/22/2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Student Union 200
Interactive and fun, the Success without Stress seminar will introduce how we can better optimize our energy and well-being in order to better achieve our goals through the power of breathing and meditation as tools to reduce stress, increase efficiency and promote overall well-being. Leave...
Thu, 10/23/2014 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Union 200
Led by the Multicultural Resource Center (MRC), the Let's Talk It Discussion Series will focus on areas of diversity through prompts that spark discussion.  These discussions are open to all and will focus on one area of diversity during each conversation.  Come prepared to share your...
Mon, 10/27/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Union 200
This training is designed for Undergraduate students as a way of educating them about the lived experiences of LGBTQ individuals on campus.  Students will walk away from the training with a better sense of the lives of LGBTQ people, a list of campus resources, and the tools to become a better...
Wed, 11/05/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Union 261
Queer Year 1 (QY1) is a program designed for first year students at UNC Charlotte.  QY1 is a cohort program that helps to connect LGBTQ & Allied students both to the Queer community on campus and the larger community of Charlotte.  The program will engage students through the arts,...
Thu, 11/06/2014 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Union 200
Led by the Multicultural Resource Center (MRC), the Let's Talk It Discussion Series will focus on areas of diversity through prompts that spark discussion.  These discussions are open to all and will focus on one area of diversity during each conversation.  Come prepared to share your...
Fri, 11/07/2014 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Union 340 A-F
Session I: 10:00-12:00noon Could you survive a month in poverty? It is difficult for most to truly understand the situations that families living in poverty experience every day - the decisions they must make, and the fears and frustrations they experience.  Join this interactive event that...
Fri, 11/07/2014 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Union 340 A-F
Session II: 1:30-3:30pm Could you survive a month in poverty? It is difficult for most to truly understand the situations that families living in poverty experience every day - the decisions they must make, and the fears and frustrations they experience.  Join this interactive event that...
Mon, 11/10/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Union Theater
Each November leading up to the Trans* Day of Remembrance the MRC screens a film exploring some aspect of Trans* identity & community.  This year we will be screening the brand new documentary "Just Gender."  Just Gender tackles the all too often misunderstood world of...
Tue, 11/11/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Student Union 340 GHI
The NC Activist Series will be an opportunity for students faculty, and staff to hear from and meet statewide and local activists who are working on various projects related to social justice.  This program hopes to expose campus to various points of view in order to start a dialogue about...
Thu, 11/13/2014 (All day)
Contact Regena Brown at rybrown1@uncc.edu Contact Regena Brown at (704) 687-7123
Women of Color Conversations are an opportunity to create and strengthen connections for women students of color at UNC Charlotte.  The Conversations will present an ethnically and professionally diverse group of thought leaders, experts, and innovators. Our dialogues will converge around...
Fri, 11/14/2014 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Union 261
The Safe Zone Program is designed to help educate faculty, staff, and students about the lives of LGBTQ identified people.  This 4 hour training will culminate in the opportunity to become a Safe Zone Ally to help connect LGBTQ students to resources at UNCC.
Mon, 11/17/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Union 261
Prerequisite:  Safe Zone   The Safe Zone 2.0 program is designed to actively engage existing Safe Zone Allies in conversations that will deepen their knowledge about LGBTQ issues on campus and around the country.  These Brown Bag style talks will be conversations lead by...
Wed, 11/19/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Union 261
Queer Year 1 (QY1) is a program designed for first year students at UNC Charlotte.  QY1 is a cohort program that helps to connect LGBTQ & Allied students both to the Queer community on campus and the larger community of Charlotte.  The program will engage students through the arts,...
Wed, 11/19/2014 - 7:00pm
Student Union Theater
“My So Called Enemy" is a coming of age story about 6 of the program participants and how they reconcile their transformative experience in the program with the realities of life back home in the Middle East over the next 7 years.
Thu, 11/20/2014 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Union 200
Led by the Multicultural Resource Center (MRC), the Let's Talk It Discussion Series will focus on areas of diversity through prompts that spark discussion.  These discussions are open to all and will focus on one area of diversity during each conversation.  Come prepared to share your...