Diversity & Inclusion Events

Disclaimer: This calendar and list of events highlights and showcases a number of nationally recognized months and events not limited to: cultural, heritage, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, etc. Some cultural events are highlighted due to the populations reflected on our campus. This is not an all inclusive list. If you would like to add to our calendar, for questions, or concerns please contact dip@up.edu 

September 2020

Latinx Heritage Month

September 15: Latinx Heritage Month Begins  

October 2020

Italian American Heritage Month

Polish American Heritage Month

LGBTQIA+ History Month

Filipino American History Month

October 2: Speaker: Walter Thompson Hernández, TBA

October 4: Mental Health Awareness Week 

October 10: World Mental Health Day 

October 11: National Coming Out Day 

October 12: Indigenous People's Day 

October 15: Latinx Heritage Month Ends 

October 23: Film Screening: Queer and Undocumented in Rural America- 6:30PM- ZOOM- Click to RSVP

November 2020

Presidential Elections

Native American Heritage Month 

November 1-2: Día de los muertos

November 3: Presidential Election 

November 20: Transgender Day of Remembrance 

December 2020

Universal Human Rights Month

December 3: International Day of Persons with Disabilities 

January 2021

January 19: World Religion Day 

January 20: MLK Day 

January 27: International Holocaust Remembrance Day 

February 2021

Black History Month

March 2021

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

Women's History Month

March 8: International Women's Day 

March 13: Deaf History Month

March 23: LGBTQIA+ Health Awareness Month 

April 2021

Annual Census 

April 3: World Autism Awareness Day 

April 23: Ramadan 

April 24: National Day of Silence 

May 2021

Asian American /Pacific Islander- AA/PI Heritage Month

Mental Health Awareness Month 

May  24: Eid al-Fitr

June 2021

Pride Month

June 19: Juneteenth 

June 28: Anniversary of Stonewall Riots 

*Pilots Paint is every last Tuesday each month during the academic school year. Except for: August, December, and April.