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Calendar of Events

2017 - 2018 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

Sponsored by

August 2 Affinity Group: Parenting 411 Brown Bag Parenting 411 Affinity Group

Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
14 Peer Mentor Reveal Social Office of Diversity and Inclusion
17 Pizza and Chill *OUTPatients
18 Diversity and Inclusion Picnic Office of Diversity and Inclusion
22 Welcome Luncheon for International Students Office of Diversity and Inclusion
23 Spanish Film Festival Fundraiser *Spanish Film Club
23 Getting Off Automatic Diversity Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
23 Community Conversation: Let's Talk About Charlottesville    Office of Diversity and Inclusion
25 RFCF Fall Kickoff *Rosalind Franklin Christian Fellowship
September Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15)
5 Film: 7 Boxes (Paraguay) *Spanish Film Club

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
8 Film: Who is Dayani Cristal? (Mexico) *Spanish Film Club

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
13 Community Conversation: DACA Office of Diversity and Inclusion
13 Film: The Club (Chile) *Spanish Film Club

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
15 Film: The Second Mother (Brazil) *Spanish Film Club

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
15 Immigration 101 Office of Diversity and Inclusion
15 -
29
Hispanic Heritage Month: Authentic Dishes in the Cafe Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
18 - 22 DACA Fundraiser *Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA)
27 Gender Divide Symposium Faculty Women's Advisory Council

Steering Committee
27 Changes in Pharmacy Initiatives for Undeserved Communities Proposed by Students *Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA)
27 Film: The Companion (Cuba) *Spanish Film Club

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
28 LGBTQ+ Ally Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
29 Faculty/Staff Fall Quarter Coffee Hour Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
October Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15)

2-13

Polish Heritage Month: Authentic Dishes in the Cafe Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
3 Film: Who is Dayani Cristal? (Mexico) *Spanish Film Club

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
6 Microagression Diversity Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
6 Film: 7 Boxes (Paraguay) *Spanish Film Club

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
10 Film: The Second Mother (Brazil) *Spanish Film Club

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
10 Respect & Civility presentation: Dr. Kenneth Kessler Office of Diversity and Inclusion
11 National Coming Out Day Panel Office of Diversity and Inclusion
13 Implicit Bias Manifestations: Recognizing and Responding to Microaggressions *Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA)
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27
Italian American Heritage Month: Authentic Dishes in the Cafe Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
17 Respect & Civility presentation: Jesus Ruíz Office of Diversity and Inclusion
19 Respect & Civility presentation: Hunter Launer Office of Diversity and Inclusion
19 Experience in receiving a Stem Cell Transplant:
Dr. Blivaiss
*Be the Match
20 Dia De Los Muertos Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee

*Salud Ofrecida A Latinos (SOL)

*Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA)
20 Film: The Club (Chile) *Spanish Film Club

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
25 Respect and Civility presentation: Noor Siddiqi Office of Diversity and Inclusion
26 Community Conversation: The Transformative Nature of Empathy Office of Diversity and Inclusion
27 Karaoke Karaoke Affinity Group

Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
27 Film: The Companion (Cuba) *Spanish Film Club

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
30 Respect and Civility presentation: Dr. Ateequr Rahman Office of Diversity and Inclusion
31 Respect and Civility presentation: HR Office of Diversity and Inclusion
November Native American Heritage Month

6 -
Dec.1

Native American Heritage Month: Authentic Dishes in DNA Cafe Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
10 Annual Veteran's Day Celebration The office of Diversity and Inclusion 

Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
13 Reproductive Health Week: Fertility Info Session -
Dr. Kwak-Kim
*Women's Health Interest Group
Nov 13 - Dec 15 Toys for Tots Holiday Toy Drive! *Rosalind Franklin Christian Fellowship (RFCF)
14 Reproductive Health Week: Learning to work with Survivors of Sexual Assault-
Patricia Nolan
*Women's Health Interest Group
15 Reproductive Health Week: Bake sale to benefit Planned Parenthood and WHIG *Women's Health Interest Group
15 Taste of Diversity *Student National Medical Association (SNMA)

*Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA)

*Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA)
15 Reproductive Health Week: Showing of the Film Vessel *Women's Health Interest Group

*Medical Students for Choice
16 Reproductive Health Week: Safe Sex and Contraceptive Talk- Dr. Candelario *Women's Health Interest Group
17 Cultural Competencies Panel: Dr. Mason, Dr. Trivedi,
Dr. Horsley and Dr. Wu
*Student National Podiatric Medical Association (SNPMA)
17 Reproductive Health Week: Family Planning and OB-GYN Talk- Dr. Weitzner *Women's Health Interest Group
18 Diwali Culture Show *South Asian Medical Association SAMA
28 The Influence of Culture (South America, Central America, Caribbean) Office of Diversity and Inclusion
29 Community Conversation: Religious Diversity in Healthcare Office of Diversity and Inclusion
December 5 Getting Off Automatic Diversity Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
5 Culture and Identity Development: Cummings Identity Map - Diversity Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
5 Conscious Preference and Unconscious Bias Diversity Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
5 Microagressions Diversity Training Office of Diversity and Inclusion
5 Spectrum's Trivia and Meet    *Spectrum
6 The Influence of Culture (Middle East) Office of Diversity and Inclusion
6 Screening: Sufjan Stevens - Carrie and Lowell Live    *RFUMS Film Club
7 SNPhA Panda Express Fundraiser *Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA)
8 Holiday Coffee Military Veterans Affinity Group

Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
8 The Influence of Culture (Africa) Office of Diversity and Inclusion
13 Regulations surrounding the enrollment of international students and scholars in academic programs: Julie Emerick, Esq. Office of Diversity and Inclusion
14 Peer Mentoring Holiday tea/coffee Office of Diversity and Inclusion
15 Faculty/Staff Winter Quarter Coffee Hour Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
January 8 Mid Year Austin's Fundraiser * Military Healthcare Professions Interest Group
9 Common Read: Small Great Things Office of Diversity and Inclusion
10 Post-HoliGays Dinner * Spectrum
18 The Influence of Culture (East Asia) Office of Diversity and Inclusion
25 Lessons Learned from Conference on Family Planning *Medical Students for Choice
29 Black History Month Show Bake Sale *Student National Medical Association
30 MOD pizza Fundraiser * Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA)
31 Community Conversation: Health Care and Undocumented Immigrants Office of Diversity and Inclusion
February Black History Month
2 The Influence of Culture (North America) Office of Diversity and Inclusion
3 Black History Month Show: A Night at the Apollo...A Harlem Renaissance Experience * Student National Medical Association
6 Hijab Awareness Day *Muslim Students' Association
7 The Influence of Culture (South Asia) Office of Diversity and Inclusion
9 Black History Month Presentation: Fred Richardson, MD, ABFM, FAAFP Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Division of Institutional Advancement
12 Black History Month Presentation: Janine James-Cromwell, MD Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Divison of Institutional Advancement


13 Black History Month Presentation: Amy Swift-Johnson, MD Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Division of Institutional Advancement

15 Common Read: Small Great Things Office of Diversity and Inclusion
26 Change-Agents in White Coats: Empowering Healthcare Professionals to Build a More Inclusive World- Dr. Vijay Pendakur Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
28 Social Determinants of Latino Health: Bringing "Cultura" to You Franklin Fellow:
Maritza Martin, CMS 2021
28 Bridging the Cultural Divide to become an Equity-Minded Academic Health Center through Inclusion Excellence: David A. Acosta, M.D. Chicago Medical School
28 OPT (Optional Practical Training): Julie Emerick, Esq. Office of Diversity and Inclusion
March Women's History Month
3 Regional Conference- Breaking Barriers: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Healthcare *Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association (APAMSA)
3 Red Lantern Show 2018 *Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association (APAMSA)
6 Medical Sign Language *RUAware
6 A conversation about the Connections between Latino Culture, Cuisine & Health Division of Student Affairs & Inclusion

Interprofessional Clinic Initiative

Baldwin Institute for Interprofessional Education

Interprofessional Community Clinic
12 Common Read: Small Great Things Office of Diversity and Inclusion
13 Medical Sign Language *RUAware
15 Military Humanitarian Missions & Global Pediatric Surge: My Path From CMS- Capt. Romeo C. Ignacio *Military Health Interest Group (MHIG)

*Surgery Interest Group (SIG)
16 Faculty/Staff Spring Quarterly Coffee Hour Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
20 Medical Sign Language *RUAware
26 Panel: Modern Day Feminism WISDOM
26 Faith and Chai: Spiritual Knowledge *Rosalind Franklin Christian Fellowship (RFCF)
27 Community Conversation: TedTalk Why I'm Done Trying to Be "Man Enough"  Office of Diversity and Inclusion
28 Latino Patients in "Survival Mode" Presented by Manny Hernandez (Waukegan Public Library), Carmen Patlan (A Safe Place) Division of Student Affairs & Inclusion

Interprofessional Clinic Initiative

Baldwin Institute for Interprofessional Education

Interprofessional Community Clinic
April

1 RFUMS Easter Lunch *Rosalind Franklin Christian Fellowship (RFCF)
3 Latino Cuisine and Health- Presented by Manny Hernandez (Waukegan Public Library), Diana Gutierrez, MD, and Elvis Munoz (Advocate Condell Medical Center) Division of Student Affairs & Inclusion

Interprofessional Clinic Initiative

Baldwin Institute for Interprofessional Education

Interprofessional Community Clinic
5 Student & Community (Dis)Ability Awareness Panel *RUAware
6 Embracing our Diversity: Filling the Gaps and Building the Future *Student National Medical Association (SNMA)
11 Common Read: Small Great Things Office of Diversity and Inclusion
17 The Latino Reality: Seeing it Through Our Eyes Presented by Maritza Martin & Jesus Ruiz Division of Student Affairs & Inclusion

Interprofessional Clinic Initiative

Baldwin Institute for Interprofessional Education

Interprofessional Community Clinic
24 Confronting Disparities and Improving Quality of Care for Sexual Minority Patients through Interprofessional Collaboration Division of Student Affairs & Inclusion

DeWitt C. Baldwin Institute for Interprofessional Education

Office of Student Life

Lake County Health Department
May

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month
1 Panel Discussion: Uniting the Campus & Community- 

Maritza Martin (2017-2018 Franklin Fellow, CMS M1),

Jesus Ruiz (Diversity & Inclusion, RFUMS),

Diana Gutierrez, MD (Mano a Mano),

Manny Hernandez (Waukegan Library),

and Moderated by Dr. Monica Cummings (Diversity & Inclusion, RFUMS)
Division of Student Affairs & Inclusion

Interprofessional Clinic Initiative

Baldwin Institute for Interprofessional Education

Interprofessional Community Clinic
1 Holi *South Asian Medical Association (SAMA)
2 Community Conversation "The Opportunity of Adversity"  *RUAware

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
4 Taking Back: Cinco de Mayo *Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA)

*Salud Ofrecida A Latinos (SOL)
4 4th Annual Cinco de Mayo Salsa Competition Office of Diversity and Inclusion
4 Faculty/Staff 4th Annual Happy Hour Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee
7 The Latino Reality: Seeing it Through Our Eyes Presented by Maritza Martin & Jesus Ruiz Division of Student Affairs and Inclusion

Interprofessional Clinic Initiative

Baldwin Institute for Interprofessional Education

Interprofessional Community Clinic
June

Gay Pride Month
21 Pride Month Celebration Office of Diversity and Inclusion

*Spectrum
July 13 Summer Bowling Event: Faculty and Staff Employee Diversity and Inclusion Committee