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Diversity Events

 

Upcoming Events

  • Sankofa Speaker Lecture SeriesDr. Anika Wilson on Thursday, March 4 at 12:30 p.m.: “New World Order”: Whatsapp, Pandemic Panics, and the Global Spread of Misinformation - Dr. Wilson's research is on folklore & rumor as it relates to health and health care in southern Africa...her presentation will be about comparing the conspiracy theories that emerged in Malawi regarding the AIDS pandemic to conspiracy theories there regarding COVID. 
  • Sankofa Speaker Lecture Series - Dr. Lorelle Semley from Holy Cross- Wednesday, April 21 from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Dr. Semley's research is primarily on the francophonic African Diaspora and the Atlantic World

Recent Events

  • An Afternoon with Tim Wise - A webinar with anti-racist author and speaker, Tim Wise. (Watch the Video)
  • Local Native American History Presentation - With Dr. Thomas Doughton and Mr. Colin Novick - Monday, December 7, 2020 (Watch the Video)
  • Sankofa Lecture with Dr. Christy Clark-Pujara - Wednesday, October 14, 2020 (Watch the Video)
  • Sankofa Lecture with Dr. Nana Osei-Quarshie - Thursday, October 22, 2020 (Watch the Video)


Student Brave Space Conversations

Held every other Thursday at 3pm on Zoom.  For access to these sessions, check the QCC Open Door or Qmail.  (Brave Space Flyer)

2020-2021 Diversity Caucus Meetings

Open to all QCC Faculty, Staff and Students. The Caucus will meet on the 4th Tuesday of each month remotely via Zoom from 2:00—3:00 p.m. Contact Selina Boria at sboria [at] qcc.mass.edu for Zoom access. 

  • September 22, 2020
  • October 27, 2020
  • November 24, 2020
  • January 26, 2021
  • February 23, 2021
  • March 23, 2021
  • April 27, 2021

​Resources

2019 - 2020 Brave Space/Courageous Conversations:

Please note the November 6 Brave Space has been replaced with a Diversity Fare - Respect and Love. Please note the March 11 Brave Space has been replaced with the Jorge A. Sierra Presentation.


2019-2020 Events


Diversity Caucus Meetings for 2019-2020


Spring 2018 - 2019 Events

Sankofa Lecture Series - 2018-2019 Lectures


Fall 2018-2019 Events


Diversity Caucus Meetings for 2018-2019


Previous Events

  • Stand Against Racism - Friday, April 27, 2018, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. - HLC 109AB ~ Flyer
  • Sankofa Lecture Series - Monday, October 2, 1:00 p.m., 109B ~  Watch the Presentation
  • Diversity Caucus Meeting - Tuesday, October 24, 2:00 p.m., HLC101 ~ Minutes
  • Sankofa Lecture Series - Friday, November 3, 1:00 p.m., Hebert Auditorium
  • Diversity Caucus Meeting - Tuesday, November 28, 2:00 p.m., HLC101 ~ Agenda
  • I AM JAZZ Reading and Discussion - Thursday, December 7, 12:30 p.m. pizza, 1:00 p.m. presentation ~ Flyer
  • Diversity Caucus Meeting - Tuesday, January 23, 2:00 p.m., HLC101 ~ Webinar:  Racist Messages on Campus - Respond, Recover & Rebuild from Vandalism, Symbols & Slurs
  • ZUZU African Acrobats - Wednesday, January 31, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m., Hebert Auditorium 
  • Diversity Caucus Meeting - Tuesday, February 20, 2:00 p.m., HLC101 - Minutes
  • Diversity Caucus Meeting - Tuesday, March 27, 2:00 p.m., HLC101 - Minutes
  • Diversity Caucus Meeting - Tuesday, April 24, 2:00 p.m., HLC101 - Agenda

Please explore and help us make the Virtual Multicultural Center a dynamic resource and community-building tool by bsafford [at] qcc.mass.edu (subject: VMC%20Feedback) (sharing your feedback and suggestions).