Black in America: One Campus…One Community…Unified for One Cause The UT Libraries was honored to participate again this year in the Black Issues Conference at the University Center. Our presentation was well received although it was a small crowd. Link to our presentation goes here. See information about the conference here: http://trace.tennessee.edu/omsaconference/
Look for a new selection of books that explore Global Beauty in the Hodges Library Culture Corner section 1st floor Galleria.
Nov. 20 1:00 to 2:00 p.m., Sunday, November 20, in the University Center auditorium. More Info http://www.utk.edu/tntoday/2011/11/14/performance-honoring-lumbee-indians/
Look at our Outreach page for photos of our fabulous 50th Showcase held on September 8th 2011. https://www.lib.utk.edu/diversity/activities/outreach/index.html
Join us Thursday, Sept. 8, 2:00-4:00 p.m. throughout the John C. Hodges Library for exhibits and entertainment in the library, featuring interactive personal expression, digital storytelling, music, poetry readings, and movies. Programming: WUTK The Rock live on site, Black Cultural Center, 50th African American Achievement Committee, UT Libraries Music Library, Native American Student Association, Common … Continued
The Diveristy Committee provided support for the wonderful Anadasgisi: The Gathering of International Natives @UTK on April 8th and 9th See photos from our UTLibDiversity Flickr account of the Aztec Fire Dance by Tlanextli Tlacopan here: https://www.lib.utk.edu/diversity/activities/outreach/index.html
Please come to a panel discussion, Winning Respect Through Civility, on Wednesday, April 20 from 2:30-4:00 pm in 605 John C. Hodges Library. Panelists are · Joan Cronan, Director of Women’s Athletics · Marva Rudolph, Director, Office of Equity & Diversity · Annazette Houston, Director, Disability Services and Co-Chair of the 50th Anniversary of African … Continued
Friday, April 8, 2011 at 6:45 in the Humanities Amphitheater with an open discussion with Principal Chief, Michell Hicks, of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and followed by a presentation of the Aztec Fire Dance. The event will continue on Saturday, April 9, 2011 at 10:15 with the Grand Entry of Performers in Circle … Continued
You are invited to a presentation by Dr. Yolanda T. Moses, professor of anthropology and nationally recognized expert on cultural diversity, on Wednesday, March 9 from 9-10 am in the Hollingsworth Auditorium of the Ellington Plant Sciences Building on the Agriculture Campus. Dr. Moses will speak on Valuing Diversity and Inclusion in the Academy. Diversity … Continued
A Celebration of honoring the first African-American undergraduate students and the rich legacy of African-American achievement campus-wide begins Tuesday, Jan. 11 at 10:30 a.m. Everyone is welcome to participate in the commemorative march from the Torchbearer at Circle Park to Ayres Hall. A celebration will follow on the Hill with our special guest, Olympian and … Continued
De-stress activities get underway
Odell visited Pendergrass library to help students relax between final exams. Fun fact: Odell is Smokey's half-brother!
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