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Spring 2019 Schedule of events

MARCH

View the Women’s History Month events.

March 28, 2019

  • Transgender Day of Visibility
    • 11:00am – 1:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Health Sciences Hall Lobby
      International Transgender Day of Visibility is an annual event occurring on March 31 dedicated to celebrating transgender people & raising awareness of discrimination faced by transgender people worldwide. Grab a ribbon to show your support!
      • Sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement
  • African American Students of Excellence Awards
    • 12:00pm – 1:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • Join us as we honor Jefferson’s own African American students who have demonstrated academic excellence over the course of their time at Jefferson. Light refreshments to follow.
      • Sponsored by the Black Affairs Advocacy Council
APRIL

April 1, 2019

  • Social Judgment Workshop
    • 9:30am – 11:00am and 2:30pm – 4:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Chestnut Hall, room 319
    • Students will understand the role of social language and context in their academic success, practice identifying social language, and discuss the effects of it on their own academic work using Case Studies
      • Sponsored by the Access*Ability Resource Center

April 2, 2019

  • Resume Workshop
    • 12:00pm – 2:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • Having a strong resume is key for landing your dream job! Stop by this workshop for help with developing a resume that employers will love!
      • Sponsored by the CREW Career Center & the Office of Student Engagement

April 3, 2019

  • “Get Out” Film Screening
    • 12:00pm – 2:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • Join us for a screening of the popular film “Get Out”! This film hits on a variety of interesting topics including interracial dating, the “sunken place”, the misuse of black bodies, and much more!
      • Sponsored by the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement

April 4, 2019

  • Get Ready for Finals
    • 12:00pm – 2:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Learning Commons (Library 2nd Floor)
    • Come get to know other students & meet with tutors to make a plan for completing final assignments & prepare for exams. Treats, games, coloring, & study tips.
      • Sponsored by the Learning Commons

April 9, 2019

  • Game Day
    • 12:00pm – 2:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • Join your fellow students for fun and games, UNO, Spades, Chess, Taboo, Monopoly and more! Bring your laughs and free spirits and let’s compete for some fun!
      • Sponsored by the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement

April 10, 2019

  • Food for Thought
    • 12:00pm – 1:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • The Multicultural Center’s bi-monthly discussion series! Topic to be determined based on current events. Light refreshments to follow.
      • Sponsored by the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement

April 11, 2019

  • Spring Unity Arts Festival
    • 9:00am – 3:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Health Sciences Hall Atrium
    • Join us for this exciting & interactive annual event where students will have the opportunity to learn about different cultures while also interacting with students at a community level. Tons of fun, food, music, & much more!
      • Sponsored by the Humanities Department

April 16, 2019

  • “Higher Learning” Film Screening
    • 12:00pm – 2:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • The film “Higher Learning” features people from all different walks of life, who encounter racial tension, rape, responsibility, & the meaning of an education on a college campus. Join us for a great discussion! Light refreshments to follow.
      • Sponsored by the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement

April 17, 2019

  • Painting with a Twist
    • 12:00pm – 2:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • Come relax and have fun painting! Walk away with your own canvas painting! No experience needed. Light refreshments will be provided.
      • Sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement

April 18, 2019

  • Madden NFL Video Game Tournament
    • 12:00pm – 2:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • Students will challenge one another for the title: Madden Tournament Champion. Win 1st place & earn bragging right for this fun filled event.
      • Sponsored by the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement

April 22, 2019

  • Positive Vibes Day
    • All Day
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • Bring your positive vibes to a positive space and let’s enjoy music, open discussion and food. Join students as they celebrate “Positive Vibes Only” through positive conversation, thoughts, health and lifestyle!
      • Sponsored by the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement

April 24, 2019

  • Food for Thought
    • 12:00pm – 1:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • The Multicultural Center’s bi-monthly discussion series! Topic to be determined based on current events. Light refreshments to follow.
      • Sponsored by the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement

April 25, 2019

  • Student Success Awards
    • 7:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Hartford Hall Auditorium
    • Join us during this annual event as we celebrate the academic accomplishments of Jefferson students. Light refreshments to follow.
      • Sponsored by Academic Affairs

April 29, 2019

  • “Detroit” Film Screening
    • 12:00pm – 2:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • For this screening, students will have the opportunity to view the film Detroit, which centers on the 1967 rioting and civil unrest starts to tear apart the city of Detroit. Discussion & light refreshments to follow.
      • Sponsored by the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement

April 30, 2019

  • Study Break
    • 11:00am – 1:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Learning Commons (Library 2nd Floor)
    • Tired of studying? Take a break with us! Stop by the Learning Commons for a relaxing, and stress-free study break! Free food & fun activities!
      • Sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement & the Learning Commons
MAY

MAY 1, 2019

  • Chalk IT How We Talk IT
    • All Day
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center Breezeway, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • Join students as they chalk the Breeze Way with positive quotes from influential people including themselves. Be a part of the Jefferson movement for positive change!
      • Sponsored by the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement

MAY 2, 2019

  • Derby Parade Viewing PARTY
    • 3:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Seminary Hall Courtyard
    • The 2019 Pegasus Parade will March down Broadway on Thursday, May 2. This family-friendly annual event showcases some of the nation’s finest Marching bands and equestrian units, along with inflatable characters and colorful floats. Be sure to join us as we watch the annual Derby Pegasus Parade! It’ll be a great view of the parade, food, & fun!
      • Sponsored by Phi Theta Kappa student organization

MAY 6, 2019

  • DE-Stress Fest
    • 11:00am – 2:00pm
    • Downtown Campus - Hartford Hall Lobby & Courtyard
    • Happy Finals Week! We know that finals week can be stressful, so be sure to take a break and stop by this fun event! Free food & fun!
      • Sponsored by the Bookstore
  • Finals Breakfast
    • 9:00am – 11:00am
    • Downtown Campus - Multicultural Center, Chestnut Hall, room B14
    • Kickoff Finals Week with the most important meal of the day!
      • Sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement