August

19 - 23

Welcome Back Week

Time: 8am - 3pm

Location: LA 114

Description: 
Welcome to our new students and welcome back to our continuing students! We will be giving away snacks during this week, so stop by and meet us in LA 114 or say hello to us in the LA hallway at our table!

Monday, August 19th - 7AM - 11AM

  • Drinks are on us! Stop by for some hot chocolate, tea, or coffee!

Tuesday, August 20th - 1PM - 3PM

  • Pizza for lunch? Stop by and grab a slice!

Wednesday, August 21st - 11AM - 2PM

  • Come and meet our staff in the SL Plaza! Answer some MSS trivia questions and get a voucher for a free food item!

Thursday, August 22nd - 8AM - 12PM

  • Drinks are on us! Stop by for some hot chocolate, tea, or coffee!

August

Every Tuesday

Tuesday Talks

Time: 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Location: LA 116

Description: 
Talk it out at Tuesday Talks with LGBT Student Services by asking questions, sharing your thoughts, exploring ideas, finding support, and growing together. Each week features a unique discussion group comprised of the UVU community and facilitated by LGBT Student Services staff. Topics vary week-to-week, but the emphasis of Tuesday Talks remains the same: to establish and maintain community.
All are welcome to attend, however, we ask that you do not use Tuesday Talks for class credit because many attendees have expressed that they do not want their lived experiences shared outside of the Tuesday Talks space.

September

3

MSC Opening Social

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Location: Student Life Plaza

Description: 
Stop by and join us at our opening social! We will have food and music! Like us on Facebook or Instagram @uvumsc for some free stuff!

September

12

Diversity Dialogues

Time: 12pm - 1pm

Location: SC Centre Stage

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.

September

Every Tuesday

Tuesday Talks

Time: 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Location: LA 116

Description: 
Talk it out at Tuesday Talks with LGBT Student Services by asking questions, sharing your thoughts, exploring ideas, finding support, and growing together. Each week features a unique discussion group comprised of the UVU community and facilitated by LGBT Student Services staff. Topics vary week-to-week, but the emphasis of Tuesday Talks remains the same: to establish and maintain community.
All are welcome to attend, however, we ask that you do not use Tuesday Talks for class credit because many attendees have expressed that they do not want their lived experiences shared outside of the Tuesday Talks space.

September

Every Wednesday

Drinks & Pastries with ISS & MSS

Time: 9:00am - 11:00am

Location: LA 114

Description: 
Need a breakfast pick-me up? Every Wednesday we will have coffee, hot chocolate, and pastries in our office. Have breakfast on us! We'll have them until 11am or when supplies run out!

October

04

Bachata Fest 2019

Time: 9pm - 2am

Location: UCCU Center

Description: 
Join us for the biggest Latin dance party in Utah hosted by us! You don’t have to know how to dance bachata or what it is - just come and learn and have a great time! Tickets are $10 and will be available for purchase on September 1st at www.uvu.universitytickets.com. All proceeds from this event go towards student scholarships!

October

04 - 05

Expect the Great 2019

Time: 6pm - 11pm; 8am - 3pm

Location: UVU Sorenson Center

Description: 
Expect The Great is a free event focusing on college and career awareness and readiness for African, African-American, and Black students and communities in the state of Utah. The theme of this initiative is “Build, Invest, Connect”. Each year it is hosted by a Utah institution and UVU will be hosting this year. There are two events that students can participate in, one is a leadership retreat on Friday, October 4th and the conference on Saturday, October 5th. You can register for this event at: www.expectthegreatutah.com.

Have questions? Contact David Ssejinja for additional information at (801) 863-6751.

October

17 - 18

UVU Fall Break - Students

Time: All Day

Location: None

Description: 
Enjoy your fall break!

October

24

Diversity Dialogues

Time: 12pm - 1pm

Location: SC Centre Stage

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

Every Tuesday

Tuesday Talks

Time: 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Location: LA 116

Description: 
Talk it out at Tuesday Talks with LGBT Student Services by asking questions, sharing your thoughts, exploring ideas, finding support, and growing together. Each week features a unique discussion group comprised of the UVU community and facilitated by LGBT Student Services staff. Topics vary week-to-week, but the emphasis of Tuesday Talks remains the same: to establish and maintain community.
All are welcome to attend, however, we ask that you do not use Tuesday Talks for class credit because many attendees have expressed that they do not want their lived experiences shared outside of the Tuesday Talks space.

October

Every Wednesday

Drinks & Pastries with ISS & MSS

Time: 9:00am - 11:00am

Location: LA 114

Description: 
Need a breakfast pick-me up? Every Wednesday we will have coffee, hot chocolate, and pastries in our office. Have breakfast on us! We'll have them until 11am or when supplies run out!

November

06

UEN Film Fest - Native American Heritage Month

Time: 5pm - 10pm

Location: SB 134

Description: 
Each year we partner with the Utah Education Network to showcase native films and documentaries that speak about history, cultural awareness and issues affecting our native population. We will be hosting a couple of films in celebration of November’s Native American Heritage Month and the event is free and open to all!

November

13

UEN Film Fest - Native American Heritage Month

Time: 5pm - 10pm

Location: SB 134

Description: 
Each year we partner with the Utah Education Network to showcase native films and documentaries that speak about history, cultural awareness and issues affecting our native population. We will be hosting a couple of films in celebration of November’s Native American Heritage Month and the event is free and open to all!

November

20

UEN Film Fest - Native American Heritage Month

Time: 5pm - 10pm

Location: SB 134

Description: 
Each year we partner with the Utah Education Network to showcase native films and documentaries that speak about history, cultural awareness and issues affecting our native population. We will be hosting a couple of films in celebration of November’s Native American Heritage Month and the event is free and open to all!

November

Every Tuesday

Tuesday Talks

Time: 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Location: LA 116

Description: 
Talk it out at Tuesday Talks with LGBT Student Services by asking questions, sharing your thoughts, exploring ideas, finding support, and growing together. Each week features a unique discussion group comprised of the UVU community and facilitated by LGBT Student Services staff. Topics vary week-to-week, but the emphasis of Tuesday Talks remains the same: to establish and maintain community.
All are welcome to attend, however, we ask that you do not use Tuesday Talks for class credit because many attendees have expressed that they do not want their lived experiences shared outside of the Tuesday Talks space.

November

Every Wednesday

Drinks & Pastries with ISS & MSS

Time: 9:00am - 11:00am

Location: LA 114

Description: 
Need a breakfast pick-me up? Every Wednesday we will have coffee, hot chocolate, and pastries in our office. Have breakfast on us! We'll have them until 11am or when supplies run out!

December

09 - 12

Finals Week

Time: 8am - 5pm

Location: LA 114

Description: 
May the odds be in your favor as you study and prepare for finals and the close of the fall 2019 semester! Stop by our office between 8am - 5pm for treats and items to send you good vibes!

December

Every Tuesday

Tuesday Talks

Time: 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Location: LA 116

Description: 
Talk it out at Tuesday Talks with LGBT Student Services by asking questions, sharing your thoughts, exploring ideas, finding support, and growing together. Each week features a unique discussion group comprised of the UVU community and facilitated by LGBT Student Services staff. Topics vary week-to-week, but the emphasis of Tuesday Talks remains the same: to establish and maintain community.
All are welcome to attend, however, we ask that you do not use Tuesday Talks for class credit because many attendees have expressed that they do not want their lived experiences shared outside of the Tuesday Talks space.

December

Every Wednesday

Drinks & Pastries with ISS & MSS

Time: 9:00am - 11:00am

Location: LA 114

Description: 
Need a breakfast pick-me up? Every Wednesday we will have coffee, hot chocolate, and pastries in our office. Have breakfast on us! We'll have them until 11am or when supplies run out!