October 17
{WE MOVE}: Exploring Race and Gender
Popp Martin Student Union 261

The {WE MOVE} Series is the MRC’s newest gender programming initiative.

{WE MOVE} is the fusion of the Women Empowerment Series and the Men of Value and Excellence Series and aims at exploring issues and topics related to all gender identities.

{WE MOVE} includes topics relevant to female, male, gender nonconforming, and Trans identified individuals. This is a discussion-based series, so all are encouraged to lend their voice to the conversation.

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11:00 AM
October 19
Let's Talk About It: Ability
Popp Martin Student Union 200

Led by the Multicultural Resource Center (MRC), the Let's Talk It Discussion Series will focus on areas of diversity and allow students to dig deeper in their understanding of a topic.

These discussions are open to all and will focus on one area of diversity during each conversation.

All participants are expected to come prepared to share your thoughts and be open to learning from others perspectives as well.

For more information, please contact Regena Brown at rybrown1@uncc.edu or 704-687-7123.

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12:30 PM
Queer Year 1
Popp Martin Student 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 and allied students to the queer community on campus and the larger community of Charlotte.

The program will engage students through the arts, community activism, community outreach, and connecting to campus life.

All first-year students at UNC Charlotte are welcome to attend.

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6:00 PM
October 23
President's Roundtable
Popp Martin Student Union 266

The MRC Presidents Roundtable is designed to connect the presidents of major multicultural organizations to the MRC as a means of staying informed of current events that the organizations are hosting and issues they are having as they pertain to diversity/identity.

The Roundtable will provide a space to connect student leaders to administration and connect student leaders to underutilized resources.

Dinner will be provided.

Confirmation of leadership position will be required.

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5:30 PM
October 25
Safe Zone 2.0: Training for Safe Zone Allies
Popp Martin Student Union 261

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 experts that will help facilitate continuing education for allies on campus as we try and broaden the support for LGBTQ individuals in our community. 

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12:00 PM
Food for Thought
Popp Martin Student Union 200

Come learn about and share your thoughts on the current social justice and diversity events, news, and trends going on in our world. We want to hear your perspective. Hope to see you there! 

Please contact mrc@uncc.edu with any questions you may have.

Refreshments provided.

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12:00 PM
Friendly Peer Training
Popp Martin Student Union 261

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 ally.

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5:00 PM
October 26
Women of Color Connections: WOCC Goes to the Inclusivity Mixer
Atkins Library Halton Reading Room

Women of Color Connections are an opportunity to create and strengthen connections for women students of color at UNC Charlotte.

The connections will converge around topics and events that are particularly relevant and interesting to women of color. Conversations will focus on the experiences of women of color at the graduate level, however undergraduate students (especially those that have desires to attend graduate school in the future) are welcome to attend.

This is a collaboration between the Multicultural Resource Center and the Center for Gradate Life.

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5:00 PM
Inclusivity Mixer
Atkins Library Halton Reading Room

Meet a great group of 12 employers whose organizations have a focus on inclusivity. 

These employers, the Multicultural Resource Center, and the Career Center will also have tables in the rotunda of Popp Martin Student Union for an inclusive employer showcase from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This is a great time to meet representatives from the company and discuss their work culture and learn more about jobs and internships.

Bring your resume or just stop by with questions.

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5:00 PM
November 2
Let's Talk About It: Body Image
Popp Martin Student Union 200

Led by the Multicultural Resource Center (MRC), the Let's Talk It Discussion Series will focus on areas of diversity and allow students to dig deeper in their understanding of a topic.

These discussions are open to all and will focus on one area of diversity during each conversation. All participants are expected to come prepared to share your thoughts and be open to learning from others perspectives as well.

For more information, please contact Regena Brown at rybrown1@uncc.edu or 704-687-7123.

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12:30 PM