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Calendar of Events

2019 - 2020 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

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August


27 Womxn of Color (WOC) Lunch Office of Diversity and Inclusion
28 Community Conversation: How Can We Help Office of Diversity and Inclusion
September



Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15)
6 New Employee Diversity and Inclusion @RFU Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
10 New Employee Diversity and Inclusion @RFU Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
11 Common Read: Between the World and Me Office of Diversity and Inclusion
12 4th Annual Women in Science and Healthcare Symposium: Sexual Harassment Under the Microscope Women in Science and Healthcare (WiSH)
13 Autumn Coffee Hour Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
18 New Employee Diversity and Inclusion @RFU Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
26 Cultural Literacy-Latino Health!: "The Positive Impact of Key Partnerships in Community Service" *Interprofessional Community Clinic (ICC)
26 New Employee Diversity and Inclusion @RFU Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
October







Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15)
1 Medical Sign Language Workshop 1 *R U Aware
3 New Employee Diversity and Inclusion @RFU Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
9 Common Read: Between the World and Me Office of Diversity and Inclusion
9 Undocumented Health 101 *Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA)
10 Community Health Seminars *Interprofessional Clinic Initiative (ICC)
15 Coffee and Donuts with Muslims *Muslim Student Association (MSA)
15 Cafecito con LMSA *Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA)
16 Womxn of Color (WOC) Lunch Office of Diversity and Inclusion
17 Cultural Literacy-Latino Health!: "Examining Assumptions & Building Rapport" *Interprofessional Community Clinic (ICC)
21 Reproductive Health Week - Global Women's Health: Dr. Sevgi Sepahi '14 *Women’s Health Interest Group (WHIG)

*Spectrum

*Medical Students for Choice (MSFC)
22 Reproductive Health Week - Maternity Mortality in the U.S.: Dr. Nicolai Hinds *Women’s Health Interest Group (WHIG)

*Spectrum

*Medical Students for Choice (MSFC)
22 Reproductive Health Week - MVA Clinic Presented by Midwest Access Project *Women’s Health Interest Group (WHIG)

*Spectrum

*Medical Students for Choice (MSFC)
22 Medical Sign Language Workshop 2 *RU Aware
23 Reproductive Health Week - Non-Binary and Transgender Health: Dr. Ravi Iyengar '12 *Women’s Health Interest Group (WHIG)

*Spectrum

*Medical Students for Choice (MSFC)
24 Reproductive Health Week - MYOB: Make Your Own Button *Women’s Health Interest Group (WHIG)

*Spectrum

*Medical Students for Choice (MSFC)
24 Self Defense Krav Maga Class Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Office of Student Life

American Medical Women's Association (AMWA)
25 Reproductive Health Week - Pearls of OBGYN: Dr. John Weitzner '75 *Women’s Health Interest Group (WHIG)

*Spectrum

*Medical Students for Choice (MSFC)
28 Day of the Dead (Dia De Los Muertos) Event *Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA)

*Salud Ofrecida A Latinos (SOL)

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
28 Dia de Los Muertos: Bravo Waukegan *Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA)

*Salud Ofrecida a Latinos (SOL)
29 Community Conversation: Cultural Appreciation Office of Diversity and Inclusion
November






Native American Heritage Month
5 New Employee Diversity and Inclusion @RFU Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
5 LMSA URM Story Sharing *Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA)
11 Veterans Appreciation Day Office of Diversity and Inclusion

All Staff Assembly
12 Student Mental Health Panel *Students Interested in Psychiatry (SIP)

*American Medical Association (AMA)

Wellness Committee Panel
13 Common Read: Between the World and Me Office of Diversity and Inclusion
16 Diwali Show *South Asian Medical Association (SAMA)
19 Social Empathy Office of Diversity and Inclusion
21 Diversity and Inclusion @RFU Office of Diversity and Inclusion
22 Men of Color (MOC) Luncheon Office of Diversity and Inclusion
26 Native Heritage Month: What Do We Really Know? Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee


December


2 Table Talk with your Chief Diversity Officer Office of Diversity and Inclusion
3 Diversity and Inclusion @RFU Office of Diversity and Inclusion
5 Womxn of Color (WOC) Lunch Office of Diversity and Inclusion
9 ODI: End of Year Celebration! Office of Diversity and Inclusion
10 Veterans Holiday Drive *Student Veterans Association
11 Common Read: Between the World and Me Office of Diversity and Inclusion
17 Raas Instructional Dance Class Office of Student Life
19 Men of Color (MOC) Luncheon Office of Diversity and Inclusion
19 Diversity and Inclusion @RFU Office of Diversity and Inclusion
January



9 Winter Coffee Hour Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee (EDIC)
10 Diversity and Inclusion @RFU Office of Diversity and Inclusion
21 Diversity and Equity Educational Series Office of Diversity and Inclusion
28 Men of Color (MOC) Luncheon Office of Diversity and Inclusion
February




Black History Month
4 Diversity and Equity Educational Series Office of Diversity and Inclusion
4 Black History Month Opening Ceremony: The Future of Black History Office of Diversity and Inclusion
5 Black History Month Movie Series Office of Diversity and Inclusion
8 Black History Month Showcase- Homecoming: A Different World *Student National Medical Association (SNMA)
11 Womxn of Color (WOC) Lunch Office of Diversity and Inclusion
12 Community Conversation Office of Diversity and Inclusion
12 Black History Month Movie Series Office of Diversity and Inclusion
18 Diversity and Equity Educational Series Office of Diversity and Inclusion
20 Diversity and Inclusion @RFU Office of Diversity and Inclusion
24 African Americans in Healthcare: Inequities, Health Disparities, and the Path Forward Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee (EDIC)
25 Diversity and Equity Educational Series Office of Diversity and Inclusion
26 African Dance Class Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Office of Student Life
26 Black History Month Movie Series Office of Diversity and Inclusion
March




Women's History Month
3 Common Read: Make Your Home Among Strangers Office of Diversity and Inclusion
7 Red Lantern Show *Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association (APAMSA)
9 Diversity and Inclusion @RFU Office of Diversity and Inclusion
10 Diversity and Equity Educational Series Office of Diversity and Inclusion
11 Women's History Month: Thank Yous! Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
12 ICC Lunch and Learn Series: Poverty - A Mental Model *Interprofessional Community Clinic (ICC)

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
24 Diversity and Equity Educational Series Office of Diversity and Inclusion
30 Women's HERstory Month Presentation- Changing the Narrative: Conversations with Amazing Womxn  Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
31 Common Read: Make Your Home Among Strangers Office of Diversity and Inclusion
April


Sexual Assault Awareness Month
7 Diversity and Equity Educational Series Office of Diversity and Inclusion
8 Title IX Training Sessions: Faculty and Staff Office of Diversity and Inclusion
14 Common Read: Make Your Home Among Strangers Office of Diversity and Inclusion
May



Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month
5 Common Read: Make Your Home Among Strangers Office of Diversity and Inclusion
12 Title IX Training Sessions: Faculty and Staff Office of Diversity and Inclusion
June Pride Month
July