September Events

  • September 2019

African American Council (AAC) Welcome Reception

Friday, September 6, 2019, 5:30pm to 7:00pm

The Center for Diversity and Enrichment is graciously hosting us in their new space in the University Capitol Centre (upstairs of CVS)....

4th Annual Iowa Sickle Cell Symposium

Sunday, September 8, 2019, 10:00am to 3:00pm

Meet members of your sickle cell team and network with other patients and families living with sickle cell disease. There will be panels and speakers for adult attendees, refreshments, and games for children including: gemstone mining, pumpkin shooters, hayrack rides, corn maze, barrel train rides, corn box, barnyard buddies petting zoo, pedal carts, giant tube slides, and jumping pillow....

African American Council Monthly Campus Meetings (Fall)

Thursday, September 12, 2019, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

The purpose of this meeting is to share information from our various areas/departments, touch base and get feedback about programming. It is also for the conviviality of seeing each other in person....

SHPEP Info Session (Summer Health Professions Education Program)

Monday, September 16, 2019, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Held in 348 Big Ten Theater (former Illinois Theater)...

BUILD: Beyond the Numbers - Foundations for Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (for UI Health Care)

Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 9:00am to 12:00pm

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty and staff to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom.This introductory workshop will allow participants to understand the importance of diversity and...