January 31st, 2017 CCI Diversity Newsletter | College of Communication & Information | Kent State University

January 31st, 2017 CCI Diversity Newsletter

Hello everyone,

 

Here are your diversity updates for this week! Please take a look at the faculty/staff-specific items, and then also please share any other information that your students will find interesting. Please let me know if you have any questions!

 

 

Faculty and Staff Yoga at the Women’s Center

January 23rd – February 27th

Williamson House

 

 

 

FACULTY AND STAFF ONLY

SESSION I:  WEEKS OF JANUARY 23 - FEBRUARY 27

Monday  5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.  Vicki Bocchicchio

Tuesday  1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Margot Milcetich

Wednesday  5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.  Mary Lou Holly

Friday  1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Valerie Samuel

6 week session: $50 returning/$55 new participants

Class fees may be paid to the instructor on the first day of class.

 

 

Come join Amanda Leu this week for some great fun after work! J

Spectrum Groundhog Day Mixer

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Kent Student Center – Ballroom Balcony | 5-8pm

 

 

 

Free food & drinks! Cash Bar! Games! Prizes! And more!

Spectrum always welcomes faculty and staff of all sexual and gender identities.

This event is open to everyone! The more, the merrier!

Please join us for a night of fun and make some new friends!

We’ll have our signature Rainbow Squirrel Window Decals available at the event!

The full email announcement for this event is attached.

FACULTY AND STAFF ONLY

 

 

MENTORING MIX & MINGLE

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Kent Student Center Room 306 | 3:00 – 5:00pm

 

 

 

FACULTY AND STAFF ONLY

The McNair Scholars Program and ERLI Faculty Connections program will host a Mentoring Mix & Mingle on Friday, February 3rd to provide faculty the opportunity to meet program students, learn about mentoring opportunities, and share their expertise surrounding research, graduate school education, and professional development.

Contact Emily McClaine at elamiell@kent.edu or (330) 672-3157 with questions about the event.

The full email announcement for this event is attached.

 

 

NEW! Feminist Fridays

February 10th - April 14th, 2017

Williamson House: 1200 Main Street | Noon - 1PM

 

Come join the Women’s Center for Feminist Fridays and lunch!

The Women’s Center will provide pizza and an array of fun and intriguing topics on feminism.

Feb 10th- “Activism: From passion to purpose”

March 10th- “This is what a black feminist looks like”

April 14th- “Sexual Assault: He, She and Ze...It can happen to me.”

 

 

NEW! Mothers, Mentors & Muses

8th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser Reception

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Kent State University Ballroom | 5:00-7:30PM

 

 

 

REGISTER EARLY, SPACE IS LIMITED!

Join us in honoring the 2017 class of Mothers, Mentors & Muses and support the scholarship of rising female and female-identifying leaders.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: CONNIE SCHULTZ  

PULITZER PRIZE-WINNING AMERICAN WRITER

JOURNALIST AND NATIONALLY SYNDICATED COLUMNIST

KENT STATE FACULTY MEMBER