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Diversity Week


 

Texas Tech Diversity Week

March 19-23, 2018

A week dedicated to celebrating and understanding the importance of diversity throughout the community and Texas Tech University.  Join  student organizations and departments across campus to celebrate diversity all week long!

"We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided." - J.K. Rowling

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All Week

Unity Post-It Note Wall

Hosted by Student Union & Activities
11:00 AM-2:00 PM;
Across from Barnes & Noble

Monday, March 19

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Blood Drive

SUB Red Raider Lounge
Save up to three lives with 1 blood donation!  Walk-ins welcome.

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Diversity Week Kick-Off

Hosted by the Division of Institutional Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement
SUB North Plaza
Join us for free food, entertainment, and resources from various multicultural student organizations on the Texas Tech Campus. Please join us as we engage in conversation and networking to kick-off Diversity Week. This event is free and open to all.

 

 

Tuesday, March 20

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Blood Drive

SUB Red Raider Lounge
Save up to three lives with 1 blood donation! Walk-ins welcome.

11a-3p
Women's History Month Table
Hosted by Women & Gender Studies
SUB Courtyard

12pm
Allies Program: Faculty Panel on Experiences with LGBTQIA Individuals
TLPDC
Hosted by LGBTQIA

2-4pm
Diversity Fair
SUB Ballroom

3-4pm
Faculty/Staff Lunch Speaker
Hosted by Staff Senate
Mesa

5:30-7pm
What I Wish I Knew
Hosted by Mentor Tech
Edu Basement

7pm
Queer Reels, Real Topics Film Series: Training Rules
SUB Lubbock Room
Hosted by LGBTQIA

Wednesday, March 21

12:00-2:00 PM
Bead Who you Are
SUB Courtyard

Hosted by Student Activities Board
What represents you the most? Share and reflect with SAB what makes you, you, and make an identity keychain to take with you.

8:00 PM (Doors open at 7:00)
9th Annual Drag Show
SUB Red Raider Ballroom

Hosted by the Residence Hall Association & TTU Gay-Straight Alliance
It's the 8th annual TTU Drag Show!Come see this amazing show as professional drag queens from Lubbock's own Club Pink perform live with TTU student amateur acts. This year's show will feature special guest performer, RuPaul Drag Race's Alyssa Edwards! The event is open to the TTU and Lubbock community. Gender-neutral restrooms will be available. VIP tickets can be purchased through RHA & GSA for $10—guaranteeing you a seat at the show, giveaways, and meet & greet with all queens post-show.

Thursday, March 22

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
TieDyeVersity
SUB Courtyard

Hosted by RISE

12:00-1:00 PM
Faculty/Staff Lunch Speaker
SUB Mesa Room

Hosted by Staff Senate

12:00 PM
Allies Program Session on the Intersectionality of Faith and LGBTQIA Lives
SUB Canyon Room

Hosted by LGBTQIA

7:00 PM
Production of Hir
Qualia Stage
Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures Building

Hosted by LGBTQIA

10:00 PM (Doors open 9:30)
Late Night Movie: Coco
SUB Escondido Theatre

Hosted by SAB and Hospitality Services
Come out and enjoy the movie Coco for free and get a free popcorn & drink voucher from Hospitality Services.

Friday, March 23

10:00 PM (Doors open 9:30)
Late Night Movie: Coco
SUB Escondido Theatre

Hosted by SAB and Hospitality Services
Come out and enjoy the movie Coco for free and get a free popcorn & drink voucher from Hospitality Services.

Through Sunday March 25
Big XII LGBTQIA & Allies Summit
Registration opens @3pm
SUB

 

Questions or comments?

Kelsey M. Jackson
Administrator
806-742-4708