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Diversity Fortnight 2017

Diversity Fortnight
Diversity Fortnight

Diversity Fortnight officially spans 20th February to 7th March 2017, with some more events occuring alongside. It has been made by possible by the contribution and support of individuals across the faculties and Professional Services of the University. We hope that you get involved in the events and join us in celebrating the diversity of the University of Southampton.

9th February

Southampton Stonewall Lecture 2017 - Dagmar Herzog, 'Love and Perversion: The Modern History of Homophobia'

18:00 - 21:00 Avenue Campus, organised by Humanities

12th February

Faith and sexuality discussion and meet up

12:00 - 13:00, 41 University Road, University Chaplaincy, Highfield Campus

13th February

Rainbow handprints

10:00 - 15:00, Concourse (SU), Highfield Campus

20th February

Diversity Fortnight Showcase

10:00 - 16:00 Garden Court - includng the events and workshops listed below.

Scientist Treasure Hunt

Starts 20th February and run through to 7th March, organised by Physics & Astronomy.

21st February

Student Success Drop In - Highfield

12:00 - 14:00, 67/1007, organised by Student Services (BME Working Group)

Book your place here

22nd February

Student Success Drop In - Southampton General Hospital

11:00 - 13:00, AB225, University Hospital, organised by Student Services (BME Working Group)

Book your place here

Student Success Drop In - Avenue Campus

14:00 - 16:00, 65/1163, organised by Student Services (BME Working Group)

Book your place here

LGBT+ Mental Health Discussion Panel

14:00 - 16:00, organised by LGBT+ Pulse Network

E&D in the Law around Us: Students' Perspective

13:00 - 15:00 04/4003, organised by Southampton Law School.

23rd February

Student Success Drop In - Winchester School of Art (WSA)

12:00 - 14:00, WSA Cafe, organised by Student Services (BME Working Group)

Book your place here

 

The Human Library

12:00 - 14:00, organised by Health Sciences

Further information can be found here

 

Trans Identities on Screen

18:00 - 20:00, Building 65, Lecture Theatre A (1133), Avenue Campus

25th February

Hampshire Pride

13:00 - 19:30, University of Winchester

27th February

Researchers' Café

12:00 - 13:30, organised by Public Engagement with Research Unit

28th February

Bridging the Gap

13:30 - 15:00 45/2040, organised by the Chaplaincy & Doctoral College

Book your place here

1st March

Diversity Lunch

46/5031 Physics Seminar Room, organised by Physical Sciences and Engineering

E&D in the Law around Us: Different Legal Perspectives

13:00 - 15:00 04/4003, organised by Southampton Law School

Returning to work with Confidence after parent / carers leave

12:30 - 14:30, B34/R2003, Highfield Campus

2nd March

The Power of Deep Listening: connecting with our senses for better communication

13:00 - 14:30, 34/4005, organised by the Doctoral College

Book your place here

Student Success Drop In - Winchester School of Art (WSA)

12:00 - 13:30, B177 Boldrewood Innovation Campus, organised by Student Services (BME Working Group)

Book your place here

3rd March

Diversity Lunch

53/4025 Mountbatten Seminar Room, organised by Physical Sciences and Engineering

Student Success Drop In - National Oceanography Centre

12:00 - 14:00, 234/00, National Oceanography Centre, organised by Student Services (BME Working Group)

Book your place here

National and International Action for Change and Opposing Prejudice and Injustice

54/7003 (Maths Tower)

Workshop one: 12:00-12:45

A light buffet will be provided from 12:45

Workshop two: 13:15-14:00

Guest speaker: Fiona Roberts UNISON South East Region Women's Officer

7th March

Diversity Fortnight Gala

16:00 - 19:00 Hartley Suite

11th March

Southampton's International Womens' Day

10:00 - 16:00 WestQuay (LG floor)

15th - 17th March

3rd Workshop on String Theory and Gender

Organised by Oscar Dias, Andy O'Bannon, Kostas Skenderis and Marika Taylor (STAG Research Centre, Mathematical Science and Physics & Astronomy)

30th March - 1st April

SiS 2017: Language Ideologies in the Spanish speaking world context

Avenue Campus, Faculty

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