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Events

Latinx Council Monthly Meeting

Latinx Council Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 3:30pm to 4:30pm

The Latinx Council is here to support you in helping you navigate working/learning at the University of Iowa. We invite you to become part of the council and hope that we become part of your extended family of professionals, who will gather to support each other in times of need and celebrate in times of triumph. Our aspirational goals are to continue to develop our people and support them in obtaining leadership positions to empower the ever-growing needs of our Latinx Hawkeye students,...

2019 Latinx Youth Summit

2019 Latinx Youth Summit

Thursday, October 17, 2019, 8:00am to 2:00pm

The Latinx Youth Summit is part of the 21st Annual “Strengthening and Valuing Latinx Communities in Iowa” conference to be held in Iowa City, Iowa. The youth summit attracts 300 high school students from around the state. The Latinx Youth Summit is coordinated by the Center for Diversity & Enrichment and the University of Iowa School of Social Work in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. Learn more and register at https://diversity.uiowa.edu/programs/latinx-youth-summit.

Latino/a/x Identity, Popular Culture, & Arts Education: A Visit From Poet José Olivarez

Latino/a/x Identity, Popular Culture, & Arts Education: A Visit From Poet José Olivarez

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Poetry Workshop with José Olivarez...

SHPEP Info Session (Summer Health Professions Education Program)

SHPEP Info Session (Summer Health Professions Education Program)

Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Held in 348 Big Ten Theater (former Illinois Theater)...

Latina/o/x Migration (Sawyer Seminar Symposium)

Latina/o/x Migration (Sawyer Seminar Symposium)

Friday, October 25, 2019

In this one-day symposium -- part of our yearlong Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar on “Imagining Latinidades: Articulations of National Belonging” -- three invited speakers will explore questions related to migration and national belonging. Each speaker will deliver a plenary address, which will be followed by Q&A....

Brown Bag Lunch Socials Latinx Council

Brown Bag Lunch Socials Latinx Council

Thursday, November 7, 2019, 11:30am to 1:30pm

We are excited to announce we are having Brown Bag Socials. Please Join Us! Thanks.

Latina/o/x Citizenship and National Belonging (Sawyer Seminar Symposium)

Latina/o/x Citizenship and National Belonging (Sawyer Seminar Symposium)

Friday, November 8, 2019

For this one-day symposium -- part of our yearlong Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar on “Imagining Latinidades: Articulations of National Belonging” -- three speakers will address the ways Latina/o/x communities are integrated into and respond to dominant U.S. political and cultural social practices. Speakers will provide a strong historical foundation, attend to political processes, and draw out some of the less formal ways in which citizenship is imagined and practiced in Latina/o/x...

Obermann Conversations Program: Domestic Stories

Obermann Conversations Program: Domestic Stories

Thursday, November 14, 2019, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

How have relationships between domestic workers and employees changed over time, including around issues of race and gender? What are issues of pay injustice that have been true in the past and how are workers addressing such issues today? This Obermann Conversation includes a historian, a feminist podcaster, and a labor expert....

SHPEP Info Session (Summer Health Professions Education Program)

SHPEP Info Session (Summer Health Professions Education Program)

Monday, November 18, 2019, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Held in 348 Big Ten Theater (former Illinois Theater)...