The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is proud to present the Diversity Lecture Series, a series that features distinguished leaders and experts to inspire campus dialogue, community engagement and learning about the national narrative on diversity and inclusion. The speakers include scholars, thought leaders and diversity professionals whose research, scholarship, leadership and advocacy enhance the university's efforts to present diverse ideas, perspectives and viewpoints to inspire greater understanding and appreciation for diversity and inclusion.

National Hispanic Heritage Month is observed from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, culture, and contributions of those whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, Caribbean, Central America, and South America. In addition, the heritage month honors five of our Central American neighbors who celebrate their independence in September.

6:30 p.m. | Wednesday, October 14 | Rhatigan Student Center Beggs Ballroom
Join us as we celebrate the end of National Hispanic Heritage Month and continue the dialogue on ways to serve our diverse community by taking the lead! Light refreshments will be served. Click on the title to learn more and register for this event.

7-9 p.m. | Friday, October 23 | Digital Event
Cosponsored with Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Global Village Assembly is an open mic night that intersects the sharing of ideas using words, poems, music and more. This topic will be "Vision for Leadership" in your personal development, groups and community. Click on the title to learn more and register for this event.

11 a.m.-Noon | Tuesday & Wednesday, October 27-28 | Digital Event
Cosponsored with Office of Financial Aid
Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the most important step you can take to get money to help pay for college. Learn more and engage with advisors from the Office of Financial Aid and get help completing your FAFSA virtually in the comfort of your own home! Click on the title to learn more and register for this event.