In a conscious effort to “see the world from a different angle,” students, faculty and staff at The University of Southern Mississippi will celebrate Diversity and Civility Week, March 27-31, on the University’s Gulf Park campus in Long Beach.
Sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs, Diversity and Civility Week is a weeklong event highlighting the diverse community that makes up the Southern Miss campus and the University’s mission of creating a caring and civil community for all.
The list of scheduled programming for the week includes:
Monday, March 27
Multi-cultural Organization Fair
1:30-3:30 p.m., Fleming Education Center Rotunda
Tuesday, March 28
Pre-party, 10:30 a.m.; Event 11 a.m.-noon
Lunch and Learn: Multicultural Panel Discussion
12:15 p.m., Fleming Education Center Room 104
Transgender Town Hall
6-8 p.m., Fleming Education Center Room 104
Wednesday, March 29
Around the World (Jeopardy-style game)
9-11 a.m., Fleming Education Center Rotunda
Thursday, March 30
Smile for Equality Picnic
Noon, Administration Building Plaza
Friday, March 3
Green Dot Training
11:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Hardy Hall Ballroom
Diversity Fashion Show
5:15 p.m., Fleming Education Auditorium
For more information about Diversity and Civility Week, contact the Division of Student Affairs at 228.865.4565.