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Oct-13
DATE & DAY Time EVENT LOCATION SPONSOR(S)
15 Tue. 4 – 5pm Follow Your Bliss facilitated by Chris Stindt (Targeted for Sophomores) 1142 Centennial Hall Career Services & Office of Multicultural Student Services
15 Tue. 4 – 5pm Meet & Greet with Katie Belanger, FAIR WISCONSIN, CEO & Executive Director Port O’ Call – Cartwright Center Pride Center
15 Tue. 5 – 6pm State of the State for LGBTQ with Katie Belanger Port O’ Call – Cartwright Center Pride Center
16 Wed. 4-5pm Preparation for Graduate School facilitated by Brenda Leahy (Targeted for Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors) 1142 Centennial Hall Career Services & Office of Multicultural Student Services
17 Wed. 5:30pm “The Other Side of Immigration” 1400 Centennial Hall Ethnic & Racial Studeis
(A film showing and Skype discussion facilitated by film producer, Roy Germano)
18 Fri. 3-4pm All About Career Services facilitated by Brenda Leahy (Targeted for Sophomores) 1142 Centennial Hall Career Services & Office of Multicultural Student Services
22 Tue. 7pm Shattered Glass (A multi-media performance empowering viewers to transcend from a state of victimization to victory) 1400 Centennial Hall Violence Prevention Office, WGSS, & Wellness Center
22 Tue. 7:30pm Lauren Zuniga (Spoken Word Artist) The Cellar – Cartwright Center Campus Activities Board
23 Wed. 7pm Queer Cinema presents “ Anyone and Everyone”   Pride Center
25 Fri.   Last Day to Withdraw from Classes    
25 Fri.   Spring 2014 On-Line Applications for Awareness Through Performance Begin   Campus Climate
25 Fri. 7:30pm - Midnight BLASO (Halloween Costume Dance Bash with Refreshments) Port O’ Call – Cartwright Ctr. Black Student Unity & Latin American Student Organization
28 Mon. 3;30-4:30pm Making the Most Out of Your Collegiate Experience- Resume Builder facilitated by Aiyana Bloome (Targeted for Sophomores) 1142 Centennial Hall Career Services & Office of Multicultural Student Services
30 Wed. 4-5pm Professionalism & Professional Communication facilitated by Brenda leahy (Targeted for Juniors & Seniors) 1142 Centennial Hall Career Services & Office of Multicultural Student Services
30 Wed. 7pm Queer Cinema 337 Cartwright Center Pride Center
Nov-13
DATE & DAY TIME EVENT LOCATION SPONSOR(S)
1 Fri. 11:30am Brown Bag Lunch Film Series: Student Parents, facilitated by Andrea Hansen Hall of Nations – Centennial Hall Campus Climate
6 Wed. 4pm Victor Macias-Gonzalez’s Keynote, “The Homophobia Movement in Mexico City, 1940-1960: The Spanish Republican Refugee Press, American Leftist Exiles & Mexican Homosexuality “ Hall of Nations - Centennial Hall Women’s Gender & Sexuality Studies
6 Wed, 6pm Phenomenal Women Dinner Port O’ Call – Cartwright Center Asian, Latina, African, Native Women
6 Wed. 7:30pm Distinguished Lecturer Series Presentation delivered by  Soledad O’Brien The REC – Recreational Eagle Center Campus Activities Board & University Centers
7 Thu. 8:30am -4pm June Kjome Social Justice Conference 2013: Human Trafficking in the Coulee Region Cleary Alumni & Friends Center Campus Climate
7 Thu. 6:30pm Awareness Through Performance Invites Full Disclosure: Open Mic, Open Stage, Open Minds The Cellar – Cartwright Center Campus Climate
7 Thu. 7:30 – 9pm Speaker TBD: Human Trafficking in the Coulee Region Cleary Alumni & Friends Center Campus Climate
7 – 10 Thu. – Sun.   Widening the Circle Indigenous Education Symposium Hmong Cultural & Community Center La Crosse Hmong Mutual Assistance Association, Hmong Organization Promoting Education & Native American Student Association
8 Fri.   Spring 2014 On-Line Applications for Awareness Through Performance Due   Campus Climate
11 Mon. 4-5pm Preparation for Interviewing facilitated by Brenda Leahy (Targeted for Juniors & Seniors) 1192 Centennial Hall Career Services & Office of Multicultural Student Services
12 Tue. 5:30 – 7:30pm Etiquette Dinner (Advanced Sign-up) Strzelczyk Great Hall – Cleary Alumni & Friends Center Career Services & Office of Multicultural Student Services
14 Thu. 6pm Shades of Ray Movie Night & Discussion Ward Room – Cartwright Center Intercultural Organization Promoting Awareness
15 Fri. 12 noon- 1pm Linked IN facilitated by Brenda Leahy (Targeted for Juniors & Seniors) 1142 Centennial Hall Career Services & Office of Multicultural Student Services
15 Fri.   UW-L’s Last Day to Withdraw from the University    
16 Sat.   Bridging the Gap Conference Cleary Alumni & Friends Center Hmong Organization Promoting Education
17 Sun. 12 noon – 5pm Partners in Movement Port O’ Call – Cartwright Center Campus Climate
(Focuses on allyhood around issues of race and white privilege)
17 Sun. 7:30pm GB Packers vs. NY Giants    
3:25pm Minnesota Vikings @ Seattle Seahawks
18 Mon. 7:30pm Flamenco Viva (Flamenco Dancers) Valhalla – Cartwright Center Campus Activities Board
Ticketed Event
19 Tue. 11am – 2pm UW-L Morale Retreat Valhalla – cartwright Center Campus Climate
(For UW-L Employees)
19 Tue. 4pm Carol Miller & Mark Seitz presents, “Gender Through Their Lenses: A Film of Students’ Images” Hall of Nations – Centennial Hall Sociology & Archaeology and Women’s Gender & Sexuality Studies
20 Wed. 4pm A film showing of the “The Invisible War” followed by a facilitated discussion 1400 Centennial Hall WGSS, Violence Prevention Office, Wellness Center & Survivors Empowered Through Art
20 Wed. 6pm Transgender Day of Remembrance Vigil UW-L Clock Tower Pride Center
20 Wed. 7pm Transgender Day of Remembrance Program Hall of Nations – Cartwright Center Pride Center
21 Thu. 6:30pm Rethinking Thanksgiving Program & Dinner Three Rivers House Native American Student Association
724 Main St., La Crosse, WI
23 Sat. 7pm UW-L Talent Show Competition Valhalla-Cartwright Center Asian Student Organization
26 Tue. 5pm Rainbow Graduation Celebration Port O’ Call – Cartwright Center Pride Center
27 Wed.   Thanksgiving Break starts @ 5:30 pmf    
Dec-13
DATE & DAY TIME EVENT LOCATION SPONSOR(S)
2 Mon. 10am - 4pm World AIDS Day Event 260 & 263 Cartwright Ctr. Black Student Unity, Pride Center & Rainbow Unity
6 Fri. 11:30am Brown Bag Lunch Film Series: Physical & Mental Health at Any Size, facilitated by Kim Soumar Hall of Nations – Centennial Hall Campus Climate
Jan-14
DATE & DAY TIME EVENT LOCATION SPONSOR(S)
20 Mon. All Day Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday Campus Closed
26 Sun. 3 – 7pm All Officers & Advisor’s Meeting for the Multicultural Student Organizations Port O’ Call – Cartwright Center Office of Multicultural Student Services
26 Sun. 4pm & 7pm Awareness Through Performance; Privilege Unplugged VIII (Two Shows) Valhalla – Cartwright Center Campus Climate
TBD TBD Volleyball Tournament   Hmong Organization Promoting Education
Feb-14
DATE & DAY TIME EVENT LOCATION SPONSOR(S)
1 Sun. 7pm - Midnight Valentine’s Dance   Hmong Organization Promoting Education
5 Wed. TME TBA Diversity Dialogues possibly featuring Winona Laduke   Campus Climate & Diversity & Campus Activities Board
7 Fri. 11:30am Brown Bag Lunch Film Series: Disability Issues, facilitated by June Reinert Hall of Nations – Centennial Hall Campus Climate
8 Sat. 6pm Reflections of Ebony  (Ticketed Event)   Black Student Unity
11 Tue. 4 -6pm UW-La Crosse State of Hate & Bias Open Forum   Campus Climate
20 Thu. 6pm ALANA “Color of Beauty” (Film Showing & Panel Discussion)   Asian, Latina, African, Native Women
26 Wed. 7pm Queer Cinema 337 Cartwright Center Pride Center
Mar-14
DATE & DAY TIME EVENT   SPONSOR(S)
3  Mon. 1:30 – 4pm UW-L Multicultural Day Event   Asian Student Organization
5 Wed. 7:30pm Asian Project (Spoken Word Group)   Campus Activities Center
6 Thu. 5:30 – 7:30pm Etiquette Dinner Hall of Nations – Centennial Hall Career Services & Office of Multicultural Student Services
6 Thu. 6:30pm Awareness Through Performance Invites Full Disclosure: Open Mic, Open Stage, Open Minds The Cellar – Cartwright Center Campus Climate
7 Fri. 11:30am Brown Bag Lunch Film Series: Financial Wellness, facilitated by Amanda Gasper Hall of Nations – Centennial Hall Campus Climate
8 Sat. 6:30pm Fiesta (Ticketed Dinner, Performance & Dance)   Latin American Student Organization
10 Mon. 7pm Awareness Through Performance: Privilege Unplugged VIII Encore Valhalla – Cartwright Center Campus Climate
11Tue. 11am – 2pm Best Bakery Competition   Intercultural Organization Promotion Awareness
26 Wed. 7pm Queer Cinema 337 Cartwright Center Pride Center
26 Wed. Al Day White Privilege Conference 15 (WPC 15) – One Day Institutes   University of Colorado- Colorado Springs Matrix Ctr., WPC & Host Madison YWCA
27 Thu. All Day WPC 15
(Welcome & Opening @ 8:30am)
  University of Colorado- Colorado Springs Matrix Ctr., WPC & Host Madison YWCA
28 Fri. All Day WPC 15   University of Colorado- Colorado Springs Matrix Ctr. , WPC & Host Madison YWCA
29 Sat. All Day WPC 15 Concludes @ approx. 6:30pm) University of Colorado- Colorado Springs Matrix Ctr., WPC & Host Madison YWCA
Apr-14
DATE & DAY TIME EVENT LOCATION SPONSOR(S)
3 Thu. 6:30pm Awareness Through Performance Invites full Disclosure: Open Mic,. Open Stage, Open Minds The Cellar – Cartwright Center Campus Climate
4 Fri.   Fall 2014 On-Line Applications for Awareness Through Performance Due   Campus Climate
4 Fri. 11:30am Brown Bag Lunch Film Series: Rape Culture, facilitated by Ingrid Peterson & Ryan Neil Port O’ Call – Cartwright Center Campus Climate
4 Fri. 12:00pm Bus Departs UW-L for American Multicultural Student Leadership Conference (AMLSC) @ UW-Green Bay Wimberly Hall on Badger St.  UW-System, UW-Green Bay & Office of Multicultural Student Services
4 Fri. 7pm Drag Show Valhalla – Cartwright Center Pride Center & Rainbow Unity
5 Sat. Approx. 11:55am Bus Departs AMSLC @ UW-GB  for UW-L Return UW-GB UW-System, UW-Green Bay & Office of Multicultural Student Services
6 Sun. 12 noon – 5pm Partners in Movement
(Focuses on allyhood around issues of race and white privilege)
Port O’ Call – Cartwright Center Campus Climate
12 Sat. 6pm International Student Banquet & Program Valhalla – Cartwright Center International Student Organization & International Education Office
17 Thu.   Deadline for MSO’s to Elect 2014-15 Officers   Office of Multicultural Student Services
26 Sat. 7 – 9:30pm Hmong Culture Night (Theatrical Play) Valhalla – Cartwright Center Hmong Organization Promoting Education
27 Sun. 3 – 7pm Transitional Mtg. for Multicultural Student Organization Presidents, Chairs & VP’s Port O’ Call – Cartwright Center Office of Multicultural Student Services
29 Tue. 5–6:45pm OMSS Celebration of Accomplishments Valhalla – Cartwright Ctr. Office of Multicultural Student Services
30 Wed. 5pm Queer Cinema Port O’ Call – Cartwright Center Pride Center & Rainbow Unity
May-14
DATE & DAY TIME EVENT LOCATION SPONSOR(S)
1 Thu. 5pm Rainbow Graduation Celebration Port O’ Call – Cartwright Center Pride Center & Rainbow Unity
2 Fri. 7pm Cultural Runway Show Valhalla – Cartwright Center Asian, Latina, African, Native Women
2 Fri. 11:30am Brown Bag Lunch Film Series: Masculinity Now: A look at Manhood/Masculinity at UW-L, facilitated by Jason Bertrand Hall of Nations – Centennial Hall Campus Climate