Diversity@IIT Archive

  • Reminder: Denim Day is April 29

    Reminder: Denim Day is April 29

    As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Gender and Sexuality Services invites everyone to participate in National Denim Day on Wednesday, April 29.

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  • What Does it Mean if Women Aren’t Welcome Online? Video Screening and Discussion

    What Does it Mean if Women Aren’t Welcome Online? Video Screening and Discussion

    Carly Kocurek will show a short video, "Gamers vs. Tropes vs. Women in Video Games" and lead a discussion about online safety and inclusion for women on Tuesday, April 21, from 12:50-1:40 p.m. in Wishnick Hall, Room 117.

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  • Human Library Chicago and IIT Collaboration

    Human Library Chicago and IIT Collaboration

    The Human Library Chicago, in collaboration with the IIT Residence and Greek Life Diversity and Service Learning Committee is proud to bring to Illinois Institute of Technology, “Human Library” on Thursday, April 16, 2015, from 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m. in The McCormick Tribune Campus Center (MTCC) Black & White Lounge.

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  • “One in Five” – A Presentation by Porchlight for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

    “One in Five” – A Presentation by Porchlight for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

    Join Gender & Sexuality Services and Chicago community partner Porchlight Counseling Services on Thursday, April 9 at 12:45 p.m. in the McCormick Tribune Campus Center (MTCC) Executive Conference Room for a viewing of Porchlight's brief Emmy-winning video “One in Five.”

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  • IIT Chicago-Kent’s Spring 2015 Film Series on Race Continues with American Denial

    IIT Chicago-Kent’s Spring 2015 Film Series on Race Continues with American Denial

    In an effort to foster meaningful discussions about race, join IIT Chicago-Kent faculty, students and alumni for a film screening of American Denial.

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  • The Clothesline Project on the Bridge

    The Clothesline Project on the Bridge

    Join Gender and Sexuality Services on the McCormick Tribune Campus (MTCC) Bridge during lunch on Tuesday, April 7 through Thursday, April 9 for the Clothesline Project, part of their programming for Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

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    IIT Community, Inclusion, and Diversity Committee Lecture

    The inaugural IIT Community, Inclusion, and Diversity Committee Lecture, focusing on how to better the relative absence of African Americans, American Indians, and Latinos in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) study and careers will be held on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 from 12:45–1:45 p.m. in the McCormick Tribune Campus Center (MTCC) Auditorium.

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  • International Student Organization to Host 2015 Taste of IIT

    International Student Organization to Host 2015 Taste of IIT

    The International Student Organization (ISO) prides themselves on setting traditions at Illinois Institute of Technology, and one of their longstanding traditions is the “Taste of IIT.”

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  • Sign the “It’s On Us” Pledge

    Sign the “It’s On Us” Pledge

    In observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Office of Gender and Sexuality Services encourages students, faculty, and staff to sign the national "It's On Us" campaign's pledge on Thursday, April 2, and Friday, April 3, from 12:30-2 p.m. on the McCormick Tribune Campus Center (MTCC) Bridge.

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  • Nielsen Presents, “The Latina Power Shift”

    Nielsen Presents, “The Latina Power Shift”

    In celebration of Women's History Month, Latinos Involved in Further Education (LIFE), Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement (HACE), Society of Hispanic Professional Engineering (SHPE), Undocumented Students and Allies (USA), and Nielsen presents "The Latina Power Shift" on Wednesday, April 1, from 12:40-2 p.m. in the McCormick Tribune Campus Center (MTCC) Auditorium.

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