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 19, 2017

Celebrate Black History Month throughout February. View the Calendar

75th Anniversary of Executive Order 9066 Events
Sunday, February 19th through Tuesday, February 21st
Sponsored by the Asian American Cultural Center

  • Sunday, February 19th | Film screening of George Takei’s Broadway Musical, Allegiance, Goodrich Savoy Theatre
  • Monday, February 20th | Dialogue on Executive Orders Targeting Minorities, 6 to 7:30pm at the Asian American Cultural Center.
  • Tuesday, February 21st | Facing Japanese American Incarceration 75 Years Later: A Next Generation Perspective, Rebecca Ozaki, Youth Co-Chair, Japanese American Citizens League

Monday, February 20th, 7 to 9 pm | Illini Union Courtyard Cafe

Visioning Justice and Building Solidarity Across Communities
Tuesday February 21st, 6 to 7:30 pm | SDRP, Room 2025C (301 E. Gregory Dr., Champaign)
Guest Facilitator: Dr. Monroe France, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Diversity Initiatives, New York University

iCU: 1Malaysia: Exploring Our Diversity Within Unity
Wednesday, February 22nd, 6 to 7:30 pm | Asian American Cultural Center

Black & Latino Male Summit 2017 | Reviving Our Roots: The Cultivation of the Afro-Latino Diaspora
Saturday, February 25th, 2017
I Hotel and Conference Center | 1900 South 1st Street, Champaign

Illinois Interfaith Conference
Saturday, February 25th, 2017
Student Dining and Residential Programs Building (SDRP) | 301 E Gregory Dr, Champaign
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Find out 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

Join OIIR every weekday for lunch, and learn something new during our noontime discussions.

Featuring speakers, panels, and resources at the University of Illinois, all lunches introduce you to the cultures, histories, and societal issues that the diverse communities of our campus face. Find out what you can learn during lunch this week!

See this week's Lunch on Us schedule

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? Become an I-Connect facilitator and help to change our 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 2016. 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. Applications due September 23, 2016.

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