Yuri Hernandez Osorio
The diversity and inclusion program will offer the following events as part of Diversity Dialogues, with UP clubs and organizations hosting an array of events to educate the community on diversity and inclusion. All events are free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided. Please offer as extra credit to your students! For ADA accommodations contact Yuri Hernández Osorio at email@example.com.
- Friday, January 25
Holocaust Remembrance Shabbat
Jewish Student Union Event
4-5 p.m., St. Mary’s Lounge
- Monday, January 28
A Discussion on Whiteness: A Feminist Perspective
Feminist Discussion Group (FDG)
4:15 5:15 p.m., Terrace Room
- Monday, January 28
Fry Bread Workshop
Native American Association
Off Campus at NAYA (*RSVP required through Engage)
- Tuesday, January 29
Europe’s “Other” Crisis: Identity Politics
Talk by Dr. Lara-Zuzan Golesorkhi
Gender and Women’s Studies Department
4:15 -6:15 p.m., Franz 120
- Tuesday, January 29
Dear UP: Mental Health Exists
7-8:30 p.m., St. Mary’s Lounge
- Wednesday, January 30
“Call Her Ganda” Movie Screening
Gender & Sexuality Partnership-GSP
7-9 p.m., BC Auditorium
- Thursday, January 31
Through the Fog: Conversational Session on Identities, Power, and Privilege Interact
Title IX Team
4:15-6 p.m., Franz 005
- Friday, February 1
Diversity Dialogues Keynote: Ellise Smith
Dispelling the Myths Associated Around Fat Persons
6-7:30 p.m., Mago Hut Center Theater
Reminder: All events are free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided. Please offer as extra credit to your students! For ADA accommodations contact Yuri Hernández Osorio at firstname.lastname@example.org.
La Virgen de Guadalupe Midnight Mass will be offered on Wednesday, December 12, at midnight (Tuesday night going into Wednesday morning). The Mass will be offered in Spanish with English following along, and pan dulce and hot champurrado will be available for people to grab after Mass. Please feel free to bring family, friends, and loved ones.
For questions/ADA accommodations e-mail Yuri Hernandez Osorio, student activities, at email@example.com.
The Diversity and Inclusion Program will present Las Posadas, a cultural and religious celebration, on Wednesday, December 5, 7 to 9 p.m., in Mehling Ballroom. There will be an information session followed by a celebration with music and authentic treats like aroz con leche. Brought to you by DIP, Campus Ministry, Sigma Delta Pi, M.ECh.A, FASA sa UP, and Women of Color. For questions or ADA accommodations email Yuri Hernandez Osorio, student activities, at firstname.lastname@example.org. The celebration is free and open to all.
The Diversity and Inclusion Program (DIP) will mark National Native American Heritage Month with a screening of Neither Wolf Nor Dog, adapted from a book by Kent Nerburn which won the Minnesota Book Awards in 1995, on Thursday, November 29, at 7 p.m., in Buckley Center Auditorium. The screening is free and open to all. Concessions will be provided. Also sponsored by Native American Association, NAYA, ASUP Films, and the UP Book Club.
For questions or ADA accommodations email Yuri Hernández Osorio, diversity and inclusion, at email@example.com.
Please save the dates for upcoming presentations by the Diversity and Inclusion Program:
- Las Posadas: Wednesday. December 5, 2018, 7 to 9 p.m., hosted in Mehling Ballroom. Come learn about the traditions of Las Posadas, a cultural and religious celebration. There will be an information session followed by a celebration with music and authentic treats like aroz con leche. Brought to you by DIP, Campus Ministry, Sigma Delta Pi, M.ECh.A, FASA sa UP, and Women of Color. For questions or ADA accommodations email Yuri at firstname.lastname@example.org. Free and open to the public.
- La Virgen de Guadalupe Midnight Mass: morning of Wednesday, December 12, 2018, midnight. Learn about the celebration of La Virgen de Guadalupe in St. Mary’s Lounge, 12-12:25; Bilingual Mass in Chapel of Christ the Teacher, 12:30-1:30 with live mariachi; After Mass Social, St. Mary’s Lounge, 1:30-2 a.m., with pan dulce and champurrado. Please feel free to bring family, friends, loved ones! Brought to you by DIP, M.E.Ch.A, Campus Ministry, and the planning committee for Virgen de Guadalupe. For questions/ADA accommodations email Yuri at email@example.com.
The diversity and inclusion program in student activities proudly presents Día de los Muertos on Thursday, November 1, to be held in the quietside of Bauccio Commons. Sugar skull decorating and crafts will begin at 6 p.m., cultural performances ranging from Aztec dancers, danza de Viejitos, and Ballet Papalotl will start at 7 p.m., and the event will wrap up at 9:30 p.m. Join us for a night filled with traditional Mexican food, cultural danza performances, and traditional activities. Food and arts will be provided while supplies last. For any questions please contact Yuri Hernandez Osorio, student activities, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Dia de los Muertos is sponsored with love and support from ASUP, M.E.Ch.A, MESA, and Expresso UP.
Diversity and inclusion programs and the Filipino American Student Association will present Valerie Francisco-Menchavez, who will lecture on her recent book, The Labor of Care, on Thursday, October 25, at 6 p.m., in the Pilot House bookstore. Francisco-Hernandez teaches at San Francisco State University in the sociology department, and her book covers Filipina migrant workers and the role of technology in keeping families in touch in the digital age.
For any questions contact Yuri Hernandez Osorio, student activities, at email@example.com.
If you identify as Latinx (Latino/Latina/Chicano/a/Hispanic, etc.) and you work for the University in any capacity (adjunct, faculty, staff, administration, etc.) and would like to join our informal Latinx Employee Group, please email Yuri Hernandez Osorio, student activities, at firstname.lastname@example.org. We gather informally over happy hours, socials, carne asadas, to support and build community with one another. To join, please email your name, title, and pronouns.
Spots are available for “Transgender Inclusion and Interrupting Interpersonal Oppression Moments,” a training session provided by Basic Rights Oregon, according to Yuri Hernández Osorio, student activities. The training session takes place on Monday, August 20, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., in the Beauchamp Wellness Center 2nd floor classroom. To reserve a spot please e-mail Yuri at email@example.com. The free training is provided by Diversity and Inclusion Programs, and will cover transgender inclusion to create a shared discourse and understanding. Attendees will build on their understanding of privilege and oppression and how different forms of oppression are manifest and connected. Participants will get the chance to practice hands-on interruption of interpersonal oppression.
For more information contact Hernández Osorio at firstname.lastname@example.org.