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 May 1, 2017

Quench with the LGBT Resource Center
Last Lecture featuring Pat Morey
Monday, May 1, 12 pm
Women’s Resources Center | 703 S. Wright St., 2nd Fl., Champaign
more about Quench

Retirement Reception for Pat Morey
Director of the Women’s Resources Center
Tuesday, May 2, 4 to 6 pm
Asian American Cultural Center | 1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana
more about the Retirement Reception for Pat Morey

Black Family Reunion
Wednesday May 3rd from 4 to 6 pm
Bruce D. Nesbitt African American Cultural Center | 51 E. Gregory St., Champaign

Lavender Congratulatory
Wednesday, May 3 | Refreshments begin at 5 pm • Program begins at 5:30 pm
Illini Union Rooms A & B
more about Lavender Congratulatory

InterConnect: Student Leadership as Career Development
Wednesday, May 3, 6 to 7:30pm
Asian American Cultural Center

Rainbow Study Break!
Thursday, May 4, All Day • Lunch starting at 11 am
LGBT Resource Center | Room 323 Illini Union
more about Rainbow Study Break

Y Reading Day Picnic
Thursday, May 4 at 12 to 1:30 pm
University YMCA | 1001 S. Wright St., Champaign
more about the University Y End of Year Picnic

8th Annual Feminist Film Festival
Thursday, May 4, 7 pm
Art Theatre Co-op, Champaign
more about the Feminist Film Festival | Watch the Trailer

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.

oiir calendar

Latest Tweet