Friday, March 30, 2018

Sexual Assault Awareness Week, 4/9-12

Sexual Assault Awareness Week

​April is Sexual Assaulat Awareness Month. Join student life, the Equal Opportunity Office and the University of Kansas Medical Center Police Department for a week of events April 9-12 to bring awareness and address the prevention of sexual assault.
Monday, April 9: Flag display at 8:30 a.m. in the HEB Courtyard; MOCSA's Trauma Informed Responses presentation at noon in 3112 HEB
Tuesday, April 10: Jayhawk Break at 9 a.m. in Murphy Lobby
Wednesday, April 11: Rose Brooks Women's Shelter presentation at noon in 1025 Orr-Major
Thursday, April 12: Police Department's Situational Awareness presentation at noon in 2112 HEB; popcorn and RAD information table 2-4 p.m., HEB pedestrian bridge

Documentary Screening: Big Sonia, 4/5

 "Big Sonia" tells the story of Sonia, one of the last remaining Holocaust survivors in Kansas City. Because of the depth of societal issues covered in the film, including elder rights and ageism, the Landon Center on Aging is hosting a showing, 5 p.m., April 5, G201 HEB. Movie snacks will be provided.

View trailer:

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

2018 Diversity & Inclusion Award Ceremony & "Dreamer" panel discussion

Please join EVC Robert Simari, the Diversity & Inclusion Cabinet, and colleagues throughout campus to honor the 2018 Diversity & Inclusion Award winners.  

2018 Diversity & Inclusion Awards
May 2, 2018
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Wahl Hall West Auditorium (Rm. 1006)
ITV to Salina Board Room, Wichita Founders Room

                                               11:30 - 12:00    Award Ceremony
                                               12:00 - 12:45    Panel Discussion
                                                               "Health and Education:  A Dreamer's Perspective"
                                               12:45 - 1:30      Reception in SON Atrium

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

2018 Diversity & Inclusion Symposium - registration open

2018 Diversity & Inclusion Symposium

Keeping Your Heart in Care:  Cultural Experiences in Palliative Care & Beyond
March 22, 2018
8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ad Astra Room, Health Education Building
Facebook Live on Office of International Program’s Page:

To register, visit:

Questions? Kimberly Connelly   913.588.1462

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

LGBTQ+ Upcoming Events

LGBTQ+ Spring 2018 Social Gatherings

  • March 15, Social Hour, 4:30-6:00 p.m., Bistro 303 (303 Westport Rd.)
  • April 12, Networking Lunch, 12:00-1:00 p.m., Health Education Building 3112
  • April 28, AIDS Walk Kansas City, 10:00 a.m., Theis Park (Oak St. & Cleaver II Blvd.)
  • May 10, Social Hour, 4;30-6:00 p.m., Ragazza (301 Westport Rd.)