Student Diversity Events

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You're invited to attend these Student Diversity Center events held throughout the year.

Visit the Events Calendar for details!

Student Diversity Center Open House

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If you enjoy multicultural foods, meeting great people and discovering new ways to get involved on campus, come to the Student Diversity Center Open House. This event is held in August to welcome new Cougs and reconnect returning students, staff and faculty.

October is Disability Awareness Month

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Celebrate the diverse experiences of people with disabilities. There’s something happening every week!

LGBTQA Leadership Conference and College Fair

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Every October local high school students are invited to join other LGBTQ students and allies in learning about post-secondary academic opportunities and campus life. Attend workshops led by students and community leaders, and get connected to LGBTQA-friendly colleges in the Northwest and beyond.

Marquee Diversity Events

Marquee Diversity Series

Each year nationally recognized speakers/performers bring issues of diversity, social justice and multiculturalism to our community. Speakers/performers are chosen by a committee that includes students, staff and/or faculty.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Students, staff, faculty and community members are invited to come together to engage in a variety of community service activities in the Vancouver area. This event honors Dr. King's legacy of service and coincides with thousands of other service projects taking place around the country on the same day.

Noche de Familia

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Middle and high school students and their Spanish-speaking families are invited to Latino Family College Night. Come to learn about preparing for college, paying for college and challenges students and families commonly face. The entire event takes place in Spanish and is held in the spring.