Fall 2021

September

Sep

01

Native American Meet & Greet

Date: September 01

Time: 12pm - 2pm

Location: CB 510

Description:

Sponsored by our Native American Initiative - we are inviting all of our Native American students to attend a meet and greet social. Come and get to know other Native students, staff, and faculty across campus, as well as information about upcoming programs that the Native American Initiative will be hosting.

Sep

08

Cultural Diversity Scholarship - Orientation

Date: September 08 - September 09

Time: 12pm - 1pm

Location: LA 116 (in Multicultural Student Services)

Description:

Orientation meeting for all of our students receiving the Cultural Diversity scholarship. Come and meet our advisors, MSS staff, and learn about scholarship requirements for this year. 

We will be hosting the orientation on September 8th and 9th at the following times:

  • 12pm - 1pm
  • 5pm - 6pm

Students will only need to attend one workshop to receive credit. 

Sep

13

Morning Smudge

Date: September 13

Time: 8:30 am

Location: SL Reflection Center

Description:
Join us every Monday morning as we smudge to build strength and endurance through culture. Cedar, juniper, sweet grass, and sage will be provided. Coffee and tea will follow the event. 

Sep

15

Breakfast Wednesdays

Date: September 15

Time: 9:30 am

Location: LA 114

Description:
Join us every Wednesday starting September 15th for coffee, cocoa, and donuts! Come and hang out before class, or grab something to start your day! 

Sponsored by our Multicultural Student Services and International Student Services offices. 

Sep

17

African Diaspora Meet & Greet

Date: September 17

Time: 12pm

Location: CB 510

Description:
Come and meet our African Diaspora Initiative team! We are hosting a meet and greet for students, staff, and faculty, and the first 80 will be provided a lunch. We're excited to meet you!

Sep

21

Mid-Autumn Festival

Date: September 21

Time: 11am - 1pm

Location: LA 114

Description:
The Mid Autumn Festival is just around the corner! This Tuesday September 21, from 11am-1pm in LA 114, the Asian initiative will have a booth set up with some fun little activities to celebrate the Mid Autumn Festival! Come by to get a free moon cake! It will be a first come first service for the moon cakes, but we will have other candy for you to choose from along with some arts and crafts!

We would love your support for our first activity!

Sep

28

Diversity Dialogues: Imposter Syndrome

Date: September 28

Time: 5pm - 6:30 pm

Location: FL 428 (Lakeview Room)

Description:

Diversity Dialogues is a discussion-based series where we unpack many issues and topics that affect our diverse communities. It is an opportunity for us to engage in civil dialogue and seek to understand the knowledge and perspectives of others, while also maintaining and establishing respect as you interact with facilitators, staff, faculty, and students who participate. We endeavor to create a space where we can share our experiences and perspectives in a respectful way and encourage conversations where we can learn from and teach one another.

October

Oct

04

Morning Smudge

Date: October 04

Time: 8:30 am

Location: SL Reflection Center

Description:
Join us every Monday morning as we smudge to build strength and endurance through culture. Cedar, juniper, sweet grass, and sage will be provided. Coffee and tea will follow the event. 

Oct

06

Breakfast Wednesdays

Date: October 06

Time: 9:30 am

Location: LA 114

Description:
Join us every Wednesday for coffee, cocoa, and donuts! Come and hang out before class, or grab something to start your day! 

Sponsored by our Multicultural Student Services and International Student Services offices. 

Oct

09

Bachata Fest

Date: October 09

Time: 9pm

Location: UCCU Center

Description:

Come and attend Utah's biggest Latin Dance event! Multicultural Student Services will be hosting its annual Bachata Fest on October 9th at 9pm. Even if you know nothing about Bachata dancing or Latin culture, we gladly invite you to attend!

Bachata is a genre of Latin American music, which originated in the Dominican Republic and has indigenous and African musical elements. Bachata has become one of the most popular styles of Latin music. 


This year we are going big! We've also invited two amazing and well-known Bachata dancers, Alex & Desiree, to host workshops prior to the event. You can choose to reserve your spot for Friday or Saturday and prices will be reflected through the ticket website.


**Tickets are available and can be purchased here: uvu.universitytickets.com

All proceeds from ticket sales and sponsors will go towards scholarship funding for UVU students.


Must have a valid I.D. to enter, and be 18+ years of age. No minors will be allowed into the venue or weapons.

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November

Nov

01

Morning Smudge

Date: November 01

Time: 8:30 am

Location: SL Reflection Center

Description:
Join us every Monday morning as we smudge to build strength and endurance through culture. Cedar, juniper, sweet grass, and sage will be provided. Coffee and tea will follow the event. 

Nov

03

Breakfast Wednesdays

Date: November 03

Time: 9:30 am

Location: LA 114

Description:
Join us every Wednesday for coffee, cocoa, and donuts! Come and hang out before class, or grab something to start your day! 

Sponsored by our Multicultural Student Services and International Student Services offices. 

Nov

22

Thanksgiving Break (Students)

Date: November 22 - November 26

Time: 8am

Location:

Description:
Thanksgiving Break for Students! Staff holiday and UVU closures observed November 25th & 26th.