Diversity@IIT Archive

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    SmallRoom Presents: Pawel Kupiec; Opening Reception this Wednesday

    SmallRoom is hosting a new exhibition with Chicago artist Pawel Kupiec! This show is a little different from previous SmallRoom exhibits, and gives the space a new atmosphere. An opening reception will be held on Wednesday, May 1 from 12 - 1:30 pm in the Kemper Room on the second floor of the Paul V. Galvin Library.

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  • Architecture Undergrad Taylor Lilly Wins Gilman Scholarship for Study in Beijing

    Architecture Undergrad Taylor Lilly Wins Gilman Scholarship for Study in Beijing

    Congratulations to Taylor Lilly, a third year architecture major, on earning the Gilman Scholarship for Study Abroad! Taylor plans to spend 10 weeks this summer in Beijing, learning Mandarin. As part of his intensive language program through IES, he will have the opportunity to meet and practice his language skills with Chinese students and take field trips to Mt. Wutai and Mongolia.

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  • GLBT History Month Planning

    GLBT History Month Planning

    While GLBT History Month is not until October, it will be here before no time at all. Campus Life would like to begin planning GLBT History Month now and over the summer. Students, staff, and faculty are welcome to join us with suggestions and ideas.

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    Youth and Community Leaders Collaborate to Address Gun Violence

    Last Saturday, nearly fifty people of various ages and backgrounds met at the Idea Shop for a “Youth Against Gun Violence” design thinking workshop. The event was organized by four IIT Boeing Scholars as part of their Leadership Grant Project*, "Target Future."

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    iitMSA Lecture: Strengthening Your Iman (Faith) with Speaker Ustadh Usama Canon

    Join the IIT Muslim Students Association for a lecture by Ustadh Usama Canon on "Strengthening Your Iman (Faith)." The event begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, April 18 in the Stuart Building Auditorium (10 West 31st Street, Chicago, IL. 60616). Everyone is welcome to attend. Dinner will be provided.

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  • First Friday Faculty Lunch

    First Friday Faculty Lunch

    Mark your calendars for the second First Friday Faculty Diversity Lunch, to be held in the Commons Cafeteria (3rd pod area identified with colored tablecloths) on Friday, April 5 from 12 - 1:30 pm.

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    SmallRoom Gallery Exhibition: Serene Wise

    SmallRoom, the IIT student organization dedicated to bringing the art culture of Chicago onto the IIT Campus through bimonthly art exhibits, has a new show in the Kemper Gallery on the second floor of the Paul V. Galvin Library! The show is les études, with Chicago artist Serene Wise.

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  • Celebrate the Start of April at the Taste Of IIT – Today

    Celebrate the Start of April at the Taste Of IIT – Today

    Taste of IIT is being held today—Monday, April 1—from 11:00 am–1:50 pm on the MTCC Bridge!

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  • Be Blue for Better Together Day

    Be Blue for Better Together Day

    On Thursday, April 4, people across the country will wear blue on Better Together Day to raise awareness about the importance of interfaith cooperation. People of different religious and non-religious backgrounds will mobilize their campuses, communities and companies to show the world we are better together. The Office of Spiritual Life and Service Learning and IIT's Better Together student organization invite you to join them in celebrating Better Together Day! Come over to the MTCC Bridge on the IIT Main Campus during the lunch and dinner hours and sign the #BeBlue pledge. Don't have anything blue? No worries! The first 120 people to sign the pledge will get a blue "Better Together" bracelet!

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  • Krishna Lunch Menu for Week of March 25

    Krishna Lunch Menu for Week of March 25

    The Vedic Vision Society is happy to present this week’s mouth-watering menu for “Krishna Lunch,” a $5 Indian lunch and dessert, packaged and ready to go! This semester, Krishna Lunch will be served on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Pick-up locations are Siegel Hall and Stuart Building lobby between 11:00 am–1:00 pm.

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