Diversity Events

Diversity Events

  • Carroll embraces an increasingly diverse and changing world, encouraging students, faculty and staff to value diversity, cultivate global awareness, promote social justice and welcome new ways of working and learning.

    Join us for these events to expand your world.

  • Black History Month (February)

    Black History Month recognizes and celebrates the contributions and achievements of African Americans as well as important people and events in the history of the African diaspora.  Join Carroll Community College as we celebrate with food, film, workshops and other events throughout the month. You can learn more about Black History Month at https://africanamericanhistorymonth.gov/.

    Check back later for campus events celebrating Black History Month.

    To share a suggestion or for any questions, please contact Becki Maurio at rmaurio@carrollcc.edu.


    Women's History Month (March)

    Women's History Month recognizes and celebrates the contributions and achievements of women in American history. Join Carroll Community College as we celebrate with film, speakers, workshops and other events throughout the month. You can learn more about Women's History Month at https://womenshistorymonth.gov/.

    Check back later for campus events celebrating Women's History Month.

    To share a suggestion or for any questions, please contact Becki Maurio at rmaurio@carrollcc.edu.

    Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (May)

    Asian Pacific American Month recognizes and celebrates the contributions and achievements of Americans with roots in the Asian Pacific world. Join Carroll Community College as we celebrate with food, film, speakers, workshops and other events throughout the month. You can learn more about Asian Pacific American History Month at https://asianpacificheritage.gov/.

    Check back later for campus events celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.

    To share a suggestion or for any questions, please contact Becki Maurio at rmaurio@carrollcc.edu.

    Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 - Oct. 15)

    Hispanic Heritage Month recognizes and commemorates the contributions and achievements of Americans with roots in the Spanish-speaking world. Join Carroll Community College as we celebrate with food, film, workshops, games and other events throughout the month. You can learn more at http://library.carrollcc.edu/hispanic_heritage.

    Here are some campus events celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month:

    Thursday, September 14

    Kick-off for Hispanic Heritage Month
    Look for lunch specials in the café, whiteboards around campus with biographical and historical information, and other events throughout the month!

    Tuesday, September 19 | 7 p.m.
    Screening of The Motorcycle Diaries
    Theater in the Scott Center
    The dramatization of a motorcycle road trip a young Che Guevara went on across South America that showed him his life's calling.  

    Monday, September 25 | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    Pop-up Trivia
    Café
    Test your knowledge of the geography, history and language of Spanish-speaking countries.

    Tuesday, September 26 | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    Pop-up Trivia
    Café
    Test your knowledge of the geography, history and language of Spanish-speaking countries.

    Friday, October 6 | 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. CANCELLED
    Un poquito de español
    K223
    Join Spanish professor Becki Maurio for a fast-paced tour of one of her favorite places, along with a quick language lesson to jump-start your vacation communication!

    Wednesday, October 11 | 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    Game Day
     
    Babylon Great Hall
    Drop by the Great Hall to play traditional games from Spanish-speaking countries (including dominoes, mancala, lotería and more).

    Monday, October 16 | 12:30 – 2 p.m.
    Pop-up Trivia
    Café 
    Test your knowledge regarding famous Hispanic Americans with Spanish 201 students.


    To share a suggestion or for any questions, please contact Becki Maurio at rmaurio@carrollcc.edu.

    LGBTQ+ History Month (October)

    LGBTQ+ History Month recognizes and celebrates the contributions and achievements of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer Americans. Join Carroll Community College as we celebrate with workshops and other events throughout the month. You can learn more about LGBTQ+ History Month at https://www.lgbthistorymonth.com/.

    Thursdays, October 5 and 19 | 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
    Alliance Club Group Coaching 
    K220
    Join Alliance Club for group coaching sessions.  For more information, please contact jnusholtz@carrollcc.edu.

    Thursdays, October 12 and 26 | 3:30 p.m.
    Alliance Club Meeting
    K220
    The Alliance exists to provide an accepting environment for all people, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.  Join us for conversation, board games and support.  For more information, please contact jnusholtz@carrollcc.edu.

    Friday, October 20 | 10 a.m. – noon
    Exploring Gender
    A125
    Still confused about the differences between sex, gender, gender identity, and sexuality?  Not quite sure what all of the letters in LGBTQIA mean?  Are the terms cisgender, transgender, and gender queer foreign or confusing to you?  Do you wonder why this is even a thing that people are talking about?  If you answered “yes” to any of the above questions, this workshop is for you.  We’ll cover the basics, then discuss the importance of understanding these issues and the consequences when we don’t.  Presented by Dr. Roxanna Harlow.
    Open to students, faculty and staff.  Please RSVP to lswanson@carrollcc.edu.


    To share a suggestion or for any questions, please contact Becki Maurio at rmaurio@carrollcc.edu. 

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