Signature Events & Programs

Cultural Center programs serve as an integral component of the Cultural Center by providing a sense of belonging, and complimenting student success initiatives, to ease transitions and support the racial/ethnic identity development of underrepresented students, in addition to academic support and holistic development.

Melanin Mondays 

Melanin Mondays provide a space for students to build community with one another as they connect with campus and community partners.

Healthy Lifestyles Series

  • Green Dot Training
  • QPR/Suicide Prevention Training

Graduation Celebration

The Graduation Celebration pays homage to the past while celebrating the achievements of graduating underrepresented students at UofL. This ceremony also provides graduates with the opportunity to thank their families, friends, faculty and mentors for their support. 

Cultural Conexiónes

The heritage & identity-based programs seek to foster a sense of community amongst students and the campus community by fostering intercultural engagement

  • Sept: Celebrating Latinidad 

  • Oct: Celebrating Pride 

  • Nov: Celebrating Indigenous Heritage

  • Jan: Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.

  • Feb: Celebrating Black History

  • Mar: Celebrating Women, Femmes & Non-binary  

  • April: Celebrating AAPI History