Diversity@IIT Archive

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    IIT Stuart Professors Weslynne Ashton and Nasrin Khalili Host International Partners for HED Grant

    IIT Stuart School of Business hosted the Pathways to Cleaner Production in the Americas annual meeting and workshop from August 5–9. Assistant Professor Weslynne Ashton and Associate Professor Nasrin Khalili welcomed international partners from six countries and nine partner organizations for a week of meetings, workshops, and activities around Chicago.

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    Muslim Students Association General Body Meeting

    Come one, come all! Learn about the Muslim Students Association (MSA), exciting events that are coming up in the fall semester, and how you can become involved in giving back to the community. The first MSA general body meeting of the new academic year will be held on Wednesday, August 21 from 12:45–1:50 pm in Wishnick Auditorium. Lunch will be provided.

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    IIT Boeing Scholars Academy Invites Summer Volunteers

    The Illinois Institute of Technology Boeing Scholars Academy—a free, two-year academic enrichment program in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields—is seeking volunteers to work closely with high-achieving diverse teens from Chicago-area high schools. We welcome involvement from IIT students, alumni, faculty, staff and the greater Chicagoland community!

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  • Sign Up for I-Buddy Today

    Sign Up for I-Buddy Today

    The IIT International Center has developed the I-Buddy program for current students to help incoming international students prepare for and adjust to life at IIT and in the United States. Current students do not need to be from the U.S.; everyone is welcome to act as a buddy so long as they have spent two semesters on campus.

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    IIT Boeing Scholars Celebrate Another Successful Year

    Thank you to everyone who attended the banquet on April 27 to commemorate the conclusion of another incredible year of the IIT Boeing Scholars Academy!

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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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