16-17                 Week of Welcome Diversity Team Plenaries for New Student Arrivals

                           11:30 and 1 p.m. Interactive Dramas on each day. MSC, Don Morris Room

21-25                 Center for African American Students and Division of Intercultural Affairs

                           Information and Education on MSC Plaza from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. daily

                           Center for African American and Black United Students Open House

                           MSC, IW25

31                       Society of Black Scholars Advisory Council Fall Planning Dinner at MU Café. 6 p.m.

28-Sept. 1         LGBTQ+ Open House for promotion, education, and awareness.

                           11 a.m.-2 p.m. daily, LGBTQ+ New Office, MSC, BW-14




TBA                    Office of Intercultural Affairs Open House and Welcome to New Faculty/Staff

and Community Leaders. Venue TBA.


5                         Society of Black Scholar Candidates’ Engagement Dinner.

Visual Arts Center, Room 607. 6 p.m.


6-7                      NSF/Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Fall Information and

                            Enrollment Meetings. Attention all minority STEM majors.

MSC, Shawkey Room, 7-8 p.m. each day


6                         Black United Students’ Business Meeting. MSC-SRC. 5-6:30 p.m.


8                          Society of Black Scholar Candidates Interviews @ MSC. Rms. 2w9 & 2w10


10                       Society of Black Scholars New Members Induction Ceremony

Weisberg Atrium Engineering Complex. 2 p.m.


13                       Society of Black Scholars Monthly Refresher.  MSC-Shawkey Room. 7-8:30 p.m.


14                        World Council Meeting. Introduction and Fall Planning

MSC-John Spotts Room. 4-5 p.m.


14                        “Q & Slay” Support Group Meeting. LGBTQ+ Office, MSC-BW-14. 8 p.m.


TBA                      Black United Students Business Meeting


20                         Society Goes to an Evening with SNL Comedian Leslie Jones.

Depart from MSC Lobby@ 6:30 p.m. for 7:30 p.m. performance at Keith Albee P.A. Center (#35)


21                         Bisexuality Awareness Day. Recognition and Information Table. MSC Lobby. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.


28                         LGBTQ+ Safe Space Training. Drinko Library, Room 402. 3-4:30 p.m.




4                          Society of Black Scholars Annual Trolley Tour of the Town. Departing MSC @ 6 p.m.


TBA                      Society of Black Scholars Annual Provost and Deans Reception


9                         Marshall University Annual Unity Walk. 4:30 p.m. Gathering. 5 p.m. commence Walk

Details to be released


11                         National (LGBTQ+) Coming Out Day. Awareness and Information. MSC. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.


11                         Society of Black Scholars Monthly Refresher.  MSC-Shawkey Room. 7 p.m.


TBA                      Black United Students Business Meeting


12                        Mahogany Soul Poetry and Music Concert. MSC-BE-5. 9 p.m.


14                        Black United Students and MU Black Alumni Inc. Homecoming Tailgate and Cookout

Harless Field


16                        (LGBTQ+) Spirit Day. Awareness, Discussion, and Information. MSC Lobby. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.


19                       “Q & Slay” Support Group Meeting. LGBTQ+ Office, MSC-BW-14. 8 p.m.


20-26                   Asexual Awareness Week & Intersex Awareness Day (Oct. 26th)

Discussion and Information. MSC Lobby. 10 a.m. -2 p.m.


26                        NSF/Louis Stokes for Alliance for Minority Participation/LSAMP Student Group Evening Outing


27-28                  MU Annual Intercultural Student Weekend Activities and Celebrations


31                        LGBTQ+ Safe Space Training. Drinko Library Lecture Room 402. 3 p.m.-4:30 p.m.




8                          Society of Black Scholars Monthly Refresher. MSC-Shawkey Room. 7 p.m.


TBA                     Black United Students Business Meeting


14-18                  Trans-Awareness Week Information Tables. MSC Lobby. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.


3                          NSF/LSAMP Group Social Outing. 7 p.m.


30                        LGBTQ+ Safe Space Training. Drinko Library, Room 402. 3-4:30 p.m.

30                        2nd Annual Campus Tea & Talk Foundation Hall, 4pm





TBA                    Society of Black Scholars Holiday Celebration


  •                           World Aids Day Campus Celebration and Education


TBA                     Black United Students Business Meeting


8                         Intercultural Affairs Holiday, Staff and Student Celebration. Old Main 107. Time TBA


12                       “Q @ Slay” Support Group Meeting. LGBTQ+ Office. MSC-BW 14. 8 p.m.


15                        Christmas Kente Ceremony and Reception. MSC-Don Morris Room. 2 p.m.