College Diversity Roundtable Events Calendar
The Diversity Roundtable is often involved in original programming and co-sponsorship of programming. If you know of an event that we might have missed, please email Nora Dimmock at firstname.lastname@example.org
Save the Date!
Martin Luther King Commemorative Address
featuring Michael Eric Dyson
Friday January 27, 2012
Native American Heritage Month - Upcoming Events
November 18, 2011
Flag Celebration- Featuring Haudenosaunee Social Dance
Sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, Kappa Delta Sorority and Academic Support
Location: Hirst Lounge Wilson Commons
Celebrate the new flags in Hirst Lounge representing the countries of international students sponsored for study, the sovereign nations of Native American students, and the US territories. An Iroquois Social Dance is an occasion celebrating community, where attendees of all backgrounds can learn traditional social (as opposed to sacred) dances while the singers (usually men) sing their accompanying songs. They are performed in a counter-clockwise circle and often require partners. The University of Rochester is hosting this occasion in honor of its recognition of Indigenous/Native nation sovereignty and overall.