Calendar of Events

2014 - 2015 Academic year

If you would like your event included on our calendar please email the details to student.affairs@rosalindfranklin.edu

*Student Organization

Month

Event

Host/Speaker (if applicable)

August Everyone Matters Exhibit (August 21 - November 30)
22
International Student Dinner
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
25
Cultural Game Night
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
26
Movie Night: Crash
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
27
Welcome Back Fest
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
27
Valerie Montgomery Rice, MD, Dean, Executive Vice President for Morehouse School of Medicine
CMS Office of Student Affairs and Diversity
28
Movie Discussion: Crash Office of Diversity and Inclusion
September  Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15)
Everyone Matters Exhibit (August 21 - November 30)
10 My Story Matters Series: Living in the shadow of DNA
David Lowry, PhD 
29
Life Skills Workshop
Julie Atkins Waites, Psy.D.
October Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15)
Everyone Matters Exhibit (August 21 - November 30)
6 Eid Dinner  *Muslim Students Association 
8
Little Things Mean a Lot: Understanding and Avoiding Microaggressions  Lalia McCloud, MEd 
11
 National Coming Out Day
11
Culture Excursion Program: Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
14
Safe Space: Ally Training
 
15
Hispanic Patient Provider
*Salud Ofrecida A Latinos (SOL) - Panel
16
Third Thursday Dinner: GenSilent Bill Gordon
17
GenSilent Follow and Affinity Group
Bill Gordon & Carl C. Correll, PhD
22
Care of Transgender Patient
Theresa Kepic, MD
November  Native American Heritage Month
 Everyone Matters Exhibit (August 21 - November 30)
6
My Story Matters Series: "Getting Past Ourselves"
Bill Gordon
18 Medical Missions Panel
*Rosalind Franklin Christian Fellowship (RFCF)
20
Taste of Diversity
*Student National Medical Association (SNMA)
22
Diwali Cultural Show!
*South Asian Medical Association (SAMA)
December 1
Human Trafficking Awareness
*Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG)
2
Sports for Persons who have Physical and Visual Disability
Cindy Housner
3
"Debunking the Myth of a Single Story: Acknowledging Differences Among Groups of People"
William Alegria
 World Aids Week (December 8 - December 12)
9
Spanish Words and Phrases for Healthcare Professionals Sara Nobbe, Coordinator, Student Life
9
Healthcare in France
*Rosalind Franklin University International Students (RFUIS)
9
Safe Sex Demonstration *OUTPatients and *Women's Health Interest Group (WHIG)
10
# I CAN'T BREATHE
David Lowry, PhD
12
World Aids Week Program Dr. Bradley Hersch
12 HoliGay Dinner
*OUTPatients
16
Cultural Holiday Party
*Student National Podiatric Medical Association (SNPMA)
January
15
Third Thursday Dinner
William Agbor-Baiyee, PhD
16
Religious Freedom Day Celebration
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
21
Uganda Interprofessional Panel
*International Health Interest Group (IHIG)
TBD
Life Skills Workshop
TBD
February Black History Month
7
Red Lantern Show
*Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association (APAMSA) 
17
Life Skills Workshop Kenneth Daly, MBA
March  Women's History Month
7
Black History Month Program: Coming to America
*Student National Medical Association (SNMA)
*Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA)
9
Human Trafficking Awareness- Part 2
*Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG)
12
Cultural and Generational Influences on Student Treatment
Nutan Vaidya, MD
16 & 19
Tax Specialist for International Students H&R Block
28 Culture Excursion Field Trip: Mitchell Museum of the American Indian Office of Diversity and Inclusion
31
Microaggressions in Everyday Life: Manifestation, Dynamics and Impact
Derald Wing Sue, Ph.D.
April
8
Understanding Culture through Cinema: el andalón
Office of Faculty Talent Recognition and Enhancement
15 Faculty Discussion: What Microaggression might look like in Academia
Office of Faculty Development
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
21
Continuing the Conversation on Microaggressions
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
May
1
RFU Community Conversation: Baltimore and Beyond
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
5 University-wide Salsa Competition
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
7
HOLI: Unleash the Colors *South Asian Medical Association (SAMA)
13
A Blessing of the Hands
DePaul University School of Nursing
15
Happy Hour Launch
Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
21
Color blind or color brave?
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Future TBD 
Life Skills Workshop
TBD
TBD 
My Story Matters Series
TBD
Life in Discovery
Diversity and Inclusion
Pipeline Programs
Faculty Resources