Diversity Week 2009 - Event Highlights

DATE ACTIVITY/EVENT VENUE TIME

Monday
25 May to
Tuesday 26 May

Free self defense workshops and afternoon tea Holt Room, Union Complex (St Lucia) 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Monday
25 May to
Friday 29 May

What is it like to walk in your shoes? Student Centre, JD Story Building (St Lucia) All day

Monday
25 May

Gatton Halls of Residence Workshop: Equity & Diversity at UQ Trophy Room, Dining Hall (Gatton) 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Tuesday
26 May
Seminar: Trading Places - economic impact of migration on those left behind Room 222, Parnell Building (St Lucia) 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday
26 May
Launch of the Ipswich Queer Space Ipswich Student Union Area,
Level 1, Building 8 (Ipswich)
10:30am to 11:30am
Tuesday
26 May
Ruby Slippers and Rainbow Docs Seminar Room, SMI, Level 4
Sir James Foots Building
(St Lucia)
3:00pm to 6:00pm

Wednesday
27 May


Diversity Week/DEC Photo Competition Launch

Building 8126, Gatton
Distance Education Centre (Gatton)

10:00am to 11:00am

Wednesday
27 May


UQ Ipswich Diversity Week Morning Tea

Building 8 (Ipswich)

10:15am to 11:15am

Wednesday
27 May


Experiences of Students from Diverse Cultures

Room 219, Building 8117
Natural and Rural Systems Management Building (Gatton)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Wednesday
27 May


How To Participate In Sport Using `Others` Shoes` or Wheels

Connell Gym
Connell Building (St Lucia)

12:00pm to 1:00pm and 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Wednesday
27 May


ACPACS Diversity Week Seminar: Internationalisation and Intercultural Dialogue

Don Carruthers Room, Level 5,
Dorothy Hill PSE Library
Hawken Engineering Building (St Lucia)

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Wednesday
27 May


Interrogating the rhetoric and reality of equity and diversity at The University of Queensland: what are we doing well and where can we do better?
Seminar Room, SMI, Level 4
Sir James Foots Building
(St Lucia)
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Wednesday
27 May


Walking In Others Shoes
Room 309, Steele Building
(St Lucia)
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Thursday
28 May


Launch of the Gatton Queer Space

Veranda Morrison Hall
Morrison Hall (Gatton)

10:00am to 11:00am
Thursday
28 May
Public lecture: speaker - Carmen Lawrence Schonell Theatre (St Lucia) 10:30am to 11:30am
Thursday
28 May
Lecture by Dr Carmen Lawrence: Has feminism served the world’s women well?” Room 213, Richards Building
(St Lucia)
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Thursday
28 May


UQ Public Lecture: Cultural Competence in Human Services

Room 102-103
Chamberlain Building

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Thursday
28 May


A Walk or Wheel in the Shoes` - Discovering DisAbility & Diversity

Social Sciences Building Foyer
Social Sciences Building (St Lucia)

1:00pm to 2:30pm
Thursday
28 May
Vice-Chancellor`s Equity and Diversity Awards
Exhibition Hall 
UQ Centre (St Lucia)
 

4:30pm to
6:30pm

Friday
29 May


Senior staff forum - UNAP

Invitation only event

12:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday
29 May


Seminar: Bangkok`s 21st Century “Gay Boom” - Markets, Media, and Rights in Thailand’s Homosexual Cultures

Chamberlain Building (St Lucia) 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Friday
29 May


SBS Seminar: Potentials and Challenges of Online Teaching

SS&H Library Conference Room
Duhig Building 2 (St Lucia)

2:00pm to 4:00pm
Friday
29 May


POLSIS Conflict and Security Series: Bringing Society Back In: terrorism as the Politics of Dashed Expectations

General Purpose North 3 (St Lucia) 3:00pm to 4:30pm