A Celebration of Diversity


Monday, Oct. 15, 2018

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Kickoff Lunch
Join SSSC as we kick off the beginning of diversity week in front of J.B Speed School. Free food will be provided with an opportunity to talk to some of the Speed School RSO’s focused on making us an inclusive campus. There will also be an activity showcasing how diverse J.B Speed School is along with how we all are connected by one thing, engineering.

Front Lawn of J.B. Speed Building

Official logo for the Speed School Student Council

Monday, Oct. 15, 2018

3:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Discover India
Come and discover India – a country that is home to 1.34 billion people, can speak 22 languages and 720 dialects, and has made many contributions to the STEM field – while also enjoying some (in)famous street food.

Sackett Hall, Room 103

Logo for American Society of Engineers of Indian Origin

Monday, Oct. 15, 2018

6:15 - 8:15 p.m.

Food & Film
Join Speed Spectrum for a film highlighting the unique experiences of transgender people in STEM fields. The film screening will be followed by a panel, and free food will be provided

J.B. Speed Building, Room 100

Logo for Speed Spectrum

Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Diversity Bingo
Come grab lunch and meet other Speed students! Learn more about each other by playing a fun and interactive game of bingo. First three winners will get prizes!

Vogt Building, Room 314


Logo for Phi Sigma Rho

Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018

5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

SWE’s Privilege Walk
Come join SWE to learn about the importance of privilege! We will be doing a privilege walk to begin the event, and conclude with some food and discussion.

Multipurpose Room, Student Activities Center (SAC)

Logo for Society of Women Engineers

Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Dine & Dance
Celebrate Black, Hispanic, & Latin culture through dance performances and food!

SAC W118

Logo for Society of Hispanic Engineers

Logo for National Society of Black Engineers

Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018

Noon - 1 p.m.

Sharing Our (Dis)Abilities
Disability Resource Center advocacy panel: Come out for a great conversation and lunch

Duthie 117

Disability Resource Center


Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018


Buffet Dinner 5:30 pm, Program 6:00 pm


Logo for Diversity Jubilee

Keynote Speaker, Nicole Cabrera Salazar

Nicole Cabrera Salazar, PhD, is a Latina astronomer who is passionate about social justice in science and technology.

  • Multi-cultural performances
  • Celebrate successes in fostering diversity and inclusion
  • Recognize our student organizations committed to diversity
  • Second Annual Diversity & Inclusion Visionary Award
  • 4th Annual Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award
  • Drawing for one $250 Scholarship, one $150 Scholarship and two $100 Scholarships.
    Must be present to win!

Multipurpose Room, Student Activities Center (SAC)

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