this week at OIIR

Find out about events on diversity, social justice, and cultural understanding at Illinois this week.

this week at OIIR

events for the week of February 9, 2015

A conversation on student concerns that they may be processing in the wake of recent events on campus. Facillitated by the UIPD, Counseling Center, LGBT Resource Center, Asian American Cultural Center, and La Casa Cultural Latina. learn more about this week's events.

report acts of intolerance

Do your part and report acts of intolerance that you see on campus.

report acts of intolerance

To report acts of intolerance: (1) call 911 or 9–911 from a campus phone if injured or if there is concern of immediate danger; (2) send an e-mail to; (3) submit an anonymous report online; or (4) contact the Office of the Dean of Students 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at (217) 333–0050. Help stop hate—report it! Here's why.

lunch on us

Somewhere on campus, every weekday at noon, you can have Lunch on Us. Lunch is free and open to all!

lunch on us

for the week of February 23, 2015

Monday :: Dish It Up at the WRC

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week

Tuesday :: Food for Thought at AACC

Asian Americans in Comics, Maria Paz Esguerra, Chancellor’s Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

Wednesday :: Food for the Soul at BNAACC

Building Brotherhood: Intersecting Religious and Racial Identities on Campus, Muslim Student Association & Black Muslim Student Association, Panel Discussion with Student Representatives

Thursday :: Lunch @ La Casa

Visualizing La Frontera: Artistic Interventions at the US/Mexico Border, Dr. Maria del Mar González, Visiting Assistant Professor, Art History

Friday :: Conversation Café with DiveristyEd

Location: 2009 SDRP (301 E. Gregory Dr.)
Changing Perception by Exceeding Expectations, Zach Anner, comedian and television host. Co-sponsored by Beckwith Hall/DRES

view the full Lunch on Us calendar

training opportunities

Find out about training opportunities on campus through OIIR and Student Affairs at Illinois.

certificates, workshops, & courses

Learn more about dialogue, facilitation, and social justice issues.

get involved

Dedicated to diversity? Facilitate important conversations and change your campus!

get involved

Apply to be an I-Connect Facilitator

Diversity & Social Justice Education is looking for undergraduate students to facilitate I-Connect Diversity and Inclusion workshops starting in Spring 2014. During these workshops, new students will take a look beyond “diversity” and focus on some of the skills that we all use that promote inclusion and community. Experience facilitating difficult conversations is a must! The position is paid, and interviews will be held in mid-October. Students of color, LGBTQ, and students with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. Apply now.

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