Events

Diversity Commissions' Meetings

Commission on Disability Access and Design

Meets monthly (except for July) on the third Wednesday of the month from 12:00-1:30 p.m

Commission on Ethnic Diversity

Meets monthly during the academic year on the first Monday of the month from 12:30-2:00 p.m.

Commission for Native Americans

Meets monthly (time and day TBD) 

Commission on the Status of Women

Meets monthly during the academic year on the fourth Monday of the month from 12:00-1:30 p.m.

LGBTQIA Commission

Meets monthly during the academic year on the second Wednesday of the month from 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Fall 2017 

If you have events that are diversity related please send them to CUAI@nau.edu to be included here.

LGBTQA & Multicultural Fall Welcome

Thursday, September 7, 2017
du Bois Ballroom 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Inclusion and Multicultural Student Services invites you to learn about the office, explore diverse student organizations, and meet new people as you kick off the fall semester.

One Community, Many Voices

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
du Bois Ballroom 6:00 - 9:30 p.m.
Come join Inclusion and Multicultural Student Services (IMSS) for our One Community, Many Voices event with free food, performances, and multicultural activities. Performances by HAPA, FASA, BSU, and Latino and LGBTQIA organizations. Activities facilitated by BSU, Hillel, Chabad, HAPA, and Muslim, Christian, Latino, and LGBTQIA organizations.

1st Meeting of Latin American Studies

 Friday, September 22, 2017

CAL Dean's Conference Room (in Riles) 3:00 p.m.

Come join the Latin American Studies as they plan to discuss the year ahead!.

La Muna presents : La Muna sings Canción Norte / Stories and Songs from the Border

 Tuesday, September 26, 2017

LA 136, 7:00 p.m.

Come join the Latin American Studies Program as they welcome Colombian American singer-songwriter La Muna to present and share her songs and stories which grew from immigrant and border-crossing experiences that she heard about while singing with and for people in a Soup Kitchen providing aid for recently deported people on the Mexican side of the border.. While most songs will be in Spanish, projections will show English translation of her lyrics.Her one-hour presentation will be bilingual in English and Spanish.

Ethnic Studies Welcome Event - "Confederate Monuments: Whose History? What Heritage?"

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
SBS 100, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
The Ethnic Studies department invites you to the Ethnic Studies Welcome Event reception which will be held be from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m in room SBS 100. It will then be followed by a talk presented by Dr. Stefan Bradley entitled "Confederate Monuments: Whose History? What Heritage?" in Room SBS-West 200. For more information about the event please visit the event's Facebook page.


Ongoing events

Have Your Say, every Wednesday from 1:00-3:00 p.m. hosted by the IMSS office

This is an opportunity for students to have a sounding board for evens - both national and local - that require thoughtful communal dialogue. 

For more information contact IMSS by phone: 928-523-5656 or by email: inclusion@nau.edu.

IMSS Fall 2017 Event Schedule

For more information about these events please visit the IMSS webpage.

View list of IMSS Fall events

Start of Hispanic Heritage Month

Friday, September 15, 2017
(Ends October 15)

REEL Talk: Beatriz at Dinner

Monday, September 18, 2017
 International Pavilion, 101A 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Q-Chat: Latinx

Monday, September 25, 2017
 University Union, Havasupai C 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.


Family Weekend

October 6 – 8

Baila Conmigo

Saturday, October 7, 2017
International Pavilion 6:00 - 9:30 p.m.

Coming Out Week Begins

Monday, October 9, 2017

Q-Chat: Self Activism

Monday, October 9, 2017
University Union, Havasupai C 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

National Coming Out Day: Coming Out Panel

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
du Bois Center Room A 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Prom Re-do

Friday, October 13, 2017
 du Bois Ballroom 8:00 - 10:00 p.m.

REEL Talk: But I’m a Cheerleader

Monday, October 16, 2017
 International Pavilion, 101A 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.

Brown Bag: African American
Culture vs. Stereotype

Thursday, October 19, 2017
University Union, IMSS Office, Room 105 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Spirit Day

Thursday, October. 19, 2017

 Wear Purple

 

Q-Chat: Bi/Pan & Queer Identities

Monday, October 23, 2017
University Union, Havasupai C 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

 

Start of Native American Heritage Month

Wednesday, November 1
(Ends November. 30)

Q-Chat: Trans and Gender-non-conforming

Monday, November 6, 2017
University Union, Havasupai C 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Cooking Demo

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
University Union, IMSS 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

REEL Talk: Windtalkers

Monday, November 13, 2017
International Pavilion, 101A 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.


Brown Bag: Asian & Pacific Islander:
Culture vs. Stereotype


Tuesday, November 14, 2017
University Union, IMSS Office, Room 105 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Campfire Social: S’mores & Movie

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Health and Learning Center Fire Pit 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

RuPaul’s Drag Race
Watch Party w/Popcorn

Friday, November 17, 2017
Health and Learning Center, 2407 7:00 - 9:30 p.m.

Multicultural Mixer

Monday, November 20, 2017
University Union, IMSS Office, Room 105 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Transgender Day of Remembrance
Candle Light Vigil

Monday, November 20, 2017
University Union, Amphitheatre 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Q-Chat: Native and Indigenous

Monday, November 27, 2017
University Union, Havasupai C 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

 

NASS Fall 2017 Event Schedule

For more information about these events please visit the NASS webpage.

View list of NASS Fall events

Learning from our Elders Speaker Series

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
NACC Building (Building 14) 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Join the NACC & NASS staff for an orientation and training for our Cooking series! RSVP at nau-nacc@nau.edu

StewFest Feat. Keith Secola

Friday, September 22, 2017
NACC Building (Building 14) 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Join the NACC & NASS staff and partners for stew & frybread and music from Keith Secola, award winning artist!

Sharing and Learning- Cultural Awareness Forum

Thursday, September 28, 2017
NACC Building (Building 14) 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Learn from NACC & NASS partners to join the discussion and learn about Native American and Indigenous cultures and issues.

Learning from our Elders Speaker Series

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
NACC Building (Building 14) 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Lorenzo Max, Elder Cultural Advisor will present on Navajo Laws of Equilibrium.

Learning from our Elders Speaker Series

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
NACC Building (Building 14) 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Marina Vasquez, Elder Cultural Advisor will present on Indigenous People in Mesoamerica.

Creating Community Cooking Series

Thursday, October 12, 2017
NACC Building (Building 14) 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Join the NACC & NASS staff sharing your homemade dish and for an Indigenous Feast at our Cooking series! RSVP at nau-nacc@nau.edu.

Academia the Indigenous Way- Tribal College Partner Speaker Series

Thursday, October 26, 2017
NACC Building (Building 14) 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Dr. Henry Fowler, Dean, Dine' College will present.

Learning from our Elders Speaker Series

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
NACC Building (Building 14) 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Marina Vasquez, Elder Cultural Advisor will present on Indigenous Guatemala Farmers Embrace Ancestral Farming Practices to Prevent Migration.

Learning from our Elders Speaker Series

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
NACC Building (Building 14) 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Lorenzo Max, Elder Cultural Advisor will present on Navajo Basket Stories.

Learning from our Elders Speaker Series

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
NACC Building (Building 14) 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Lorenzo Max, Elder Cultural Advisor will present on Navajo Basket Stories.

Creating Community Cooking Series

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
NACC Building (Building 14) 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Join the NACC &NASS staff for tamale making! Limited to 12 people- RSVP at nau-nacc@nau.edu

Learning from our Elders Speaker Series

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
NACC Building (Building 14) 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Marina Vasquez, Elder Cultural Advisor will present on International and Indigenous Students adapting to a new culture.

Learning from our Elders Speaker Series

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Hogan (Building 82b) 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Lorenzo Max, Elder Cultural Advisor will present on Navajo Winter Stories and chants.