Have you ever had a constructive conversation with someone who has a different political identity or political perspective than you? Can you imagine building a bridge across political difference? Have you ever wondered how it is that other intelligent, caring people could come to a completely different political perspective than you?
Calling all students! Join us for the Growing Allies Retreat where this semester we will explore the intersection of race, ethnicity, and class. This retreat is an opportunity to engage in what it means to be a social justice ally through interactive activities and dialogue.
The Student Advisory Board provides advice on pressing student issues to Dr. Royster Harper, the Vice President for Student Life. Biweekly meetings throughout the academic year encourage discussion on new initiatives and emergent issues.
Lavender Graduation is a celebration of LGBTQ graduates of the University of Michigan. Graduates from any school/college in the University from any academic level are welcome to participate.
This event affords students the opportunity to study and break in a supportive, relaxing, and welcoming space. Whether it is your first time navigating finals or you are a seasoned pro, this time of year can be stressful. Come to Trotter for 72-Hours of snacks, support, and activities and let us help you succeed!
The University of Michigan hosted a ceremonial groundbreaking Wednesday to officially launch construction on a new, $10 million William Monroe Trotter Multicultural Center near the heart of Central Campus.
At the same time, a national search for a new Trotter director has been launched.
Sorority and Fraternity Life Peer Led Support Group (SFL-PLSG) is a confidential group that provides survivors of gender-based violence a space to decompress from weekly stressors. Our group is centered in self-care activities rather than therapy. Meetings provide survivors of Greek Life a space to be present in the moment and build community. The group meets Tuesdays from 7:00 - 8:30 pm in the SAPAC Office (Room 1551, Michigan Union)
From October 30 – December 8, 2017, the DEI All Student Climate Survey will be available online. We hope you’ll take the time to complete this important survey.
To thank you for your time, all survey recipients will be included in a random drawing conducted by SoundRocket, to win one of 75 VISA gift cards ($50 value each). Check your email for an invitation and survey link during the week of October 30!
Residence Education is beginning our search for next year’s ResStaff, specifically those who will work in all of our undergraduate residential communities. ResStaff are our live-in student employees, who perform the roles of Resident Adviser (RA) and Diversity Peer Educator (DPE). We are looking for driven, compassionate, and caring student leaders looking for a challenging and rewarding employment opportunity. Our ResStaff focus on building inclusive, welcoming communities in support all of the students who live with us.
Students can pick-up a FREE glow-in-the-dark Night Game t-shirt this week! You can collect yours as follows. Just tell us how you plan to Stay in the Blue and show respect to those different from you!
Supplies are limited.
On Wed Oct 4, Thurs Oct 5, or Fri Oct 6 (or until we run out!)
From 10 AM to 4 PM
At 4th Floor, University Health Service, 207 Fletcher St