Celebration of Diversity 2024

Speed School holds a celebration of diversity which is designed to empower the diverse students, faculty, and staff at Speed School.

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Monday, Jan. 229:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Together We Strengthen: Morning Meditation Walk
Help us kick off Diversity Week with a meditation walk and donuts!

Front Lawn of J.B. Speed Building
Monday, Jan. 225:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Together we Celebrate: International Fusion
Join us as we host Annie King, from the Office of Research and Innovation, who will present a seminar titled “Where Are You From?” After the presentation follow us into the lobby to learn more about your peers, faculty, and staff, through cuisine!

J.B. Speed Lobby and Auditorium (JBS 100)
Tuesday, Jan. 239:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Together We Clear Our Mind: Chair Yoga
Join us and the amazing Sammy Jo, from Health Promotion, as she guides us through chair yoga.

Vogt 314
Tuesday, Jan. 235:00 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Together We Learn: Salsa, Salsa, Salsa
Come share your energy and learn the techniques of Salsa dancing! We will also have a variety of chips and salsa dips to try as we learn how to dance Salsa!

Miller Information Technology Center, Bigelow Hall
Wednesday, Jan. 2412:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Together We Dance

Get your body moving in this 30-minute dance class instructed by Riece Hamilton from Health Promotion!

 

Miller Information Technology Center, STEM+Hub

Wednesday, Jan. 245:00 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Together We Grow: Beyond Stereotypes

Maria Johnson from Altec who will present on combating imposter syndrome and embracing your greatness. Pizza will be provided at the end of the event.

J.B. Speed Building 100Phi Sigma Rho

SWE Society of Women Engineers, University of Louisville

Thursday, Jan. 259:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.Together We Strengthen: Morning Meditation Walk

Join the Office of Student Success team for a stroll around campus!

Front Lawn of J.B. Speed Building
Thursday, Jan. 2512:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Together We Can Change: “What’s My Medicine?

Faculty and staff please join us for lunch and a seminar titled “What’s My Medicine?” run by Kiana Fields, from the HSC Office of Diversity and Inclusion.

Miller Information Technology Center, STEM+Hub

Thursday, Jan. 254:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Together We Heal: Mental Health & Burnout

Learn the tools to add to your toolbox as we discuss how to prevent burnout during your academic career at Speed School.

Ernst Hall, 100