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Multicultural Student Lounge


The Multicultural Student Lounge is now the Inclusive Excellence Center, located in Union W198. Please contact Warren Scherer, Interim Director, at wscherer@uwm.edu or call 414.229.7234 for more information.

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The Multicultural Student Lounge (MSL or the "Lounge") is an integral part of the Black Cultural Center (BCC). It is located in Union W198 and is a place where students can study, relax, hangout with friends, or have meetings and activities. In addition, workshops and events are scheduled in the Lounge throughout the semseter for students.

Lounge hours are:
Monday - Friday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Phone: 414-229-3731

The Lounge is closed during holidays, finals, UWinterim, Spring Break, and the summer. To schedule a meeting or event in the Lounge, please contact Ramona Sledge at 229-5834 or e-mail her at rms2@uwm.edu.

MSL CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

2011-2012:

September 2011
6 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
7 - Brown Bag Film Series: "One Drop Rule" and "Girl Like Me," 1-3pm (WRC)
8 - Diversity Open House, 11-1pm (Various Offices)
12 - Holistics Healing: Massage, 12-1:30pm (USP)
12 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
13 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)

14 - Women of Color Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
19 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
20 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
21 - Brown Bag Fim Series: "Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats & Rhymes," 1-3pm (WRC)
26 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
27 - Keys to Financial Success, 11-12pm (BCC)
27 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
28 - "Making a College Transition," presented by Sonya Martin, 4:30-5:30pm (BCC)

October 2011
3 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
4 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
5 - Brown Bag Film Series: "A Crushing Love: Chicanas, Motherhood and Activism," 1-3pm (WRC)
6 - McNair Informational Meeting, 1pm (McNair/BCC)
10 - Holistic Healing: Benefits of Meditation, 12-1:30pm (USP)
10 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
11 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
12 - Women of Color Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
17 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
17 - Movie Showing, 7-10pm (ASU)
18 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
19 - Brown Bag Film Series: "No! Confronting Sexual Assault In Our Communities!", 1-3pm (WRC)
24 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
25 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
26 - Women of Color Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
31 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)

November 2011
1 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
2 - Brown Bag Film Series: "The Way Home," 1-3pm (WRC)
7 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
8 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
9 - Women of Color Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
14 - Holistic Healing: Aromatherapy, 12-1:30pm (USP)
14 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
15 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
16 - Brown Bag Film Series: "A Walk to Beautiful," 1-3pm (WRC)
21 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
22 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
23 - CLOSED
24 - CLOSED
25 - CLOSED
28 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
29 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)

December 2011
5 - MCSC Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
6 - Disciples Today, 6-8pm (DT)
7 - Brown Bag Film Series: Mirrors of Privilege: Making Whiteness Visible," 1-3pm (WRC)
12 - Holistic Healing: EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques), 12-1:30pm (USP)
14 - Women of Color Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
16 - CLOSED through January 20, 2012

NOTE: ASU=Asian Student Union; BCC=Black Cultural Center; DT=Disciples Today; USP=Union Sociocultural Programming; WRC=Women's Resource Center.


2010-2011:

Fall 2010 Events
(pdf)

September 2010
7 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
8 - Union House Party, 2-5pm (USP)
8 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
9 - Multicultural Student Coalition E-Board Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
14 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
15 - How to Communicate with Your Professor, 1-2pm (BCC)
15 - Healthy Relationship Informational Session, 3-4pm (BCC)
16 - Film, 11:45-2:15pm (WRC)
21 - Candid Conversation: Out @ UWM, 2:30-3:30pm (LGBTRC)
21 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
22 - Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
23 - Get Global: Study Abroad is for YOU!, 12-1:30pm (CIE)
23 - Performers/Actors/Writers Workshop with Misty De Berry, 2-4pm (LGBTRC)
23 - Multicultural Student Coalition E-Board Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
27
- Holistic Healing Workshop-Reiki, 12-1pm (USP)
28 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
30 - Film, 11:45-2:15pm (WRC)
30 - Overcoming Challenges: Your Fear of Math, 12:30-1:15pm (BCC)
30 - Multicultural Student Coalition (MCSC) General Membership Meeting, 5-7:30pm (MCSC)

October 2010
1 - Talent Search, 8-12:30pm
5 -
Conversation Education Action Informational Session, 4-6pm
5
- Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
6 - Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
6 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
7 - Ronald Reagan, Original Gangster, 12:30-1:30pm (BCC)
7 - Multicultural Student Coalition E-Board Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
11
- Everything you want to know about Indians but were afraid to ask, 3-6pm (AISA)
12
- Uniting Against Racism Series, 12-1:30pm (USP)
12 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
13 - What the Writing Center Can Do for YOU!, 12:30-1:15pm (BCC)
13 - Borders of Identity with Carmen Murguia, 4-5pm (USP)
13 - Lyrical Sanctuary Writers Workshop with Carmen Murguia, 7-8pm (USP)
14 - Film, 11:45-2:15pm (WRC)
14 - Multicultural Student Coalition General Membership Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
18 - Sex Toys 101, 11-4pm (NHC)
19 - Uniting Against Racism Series, 12-1:30pm (USP)
19 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
20 - Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
20 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
21 - Multicultural Student Coalition E-Board Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
25 - Holistic Healing Workshop-Vision Boards, 12-1pm (USP)
26 - Uniting Against Racism Series, 12-1:30pm (USP)
26 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (USP)
27 - Mental Health Workshop, 12-4pm (BCC)
27 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
28 - Film, 11:45-2:15pm (WRC)
28
- MCSC General Membership Meeting, 5-7:30pm (MCSC)

November 2010
2 - Uniting Against Racism Series, 12-1:30pm (USP)
2 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
3 - Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
3 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
8 - Holistic Healing Workshop-Crystal Therapy, 12-1pm (USP)
9 - Uniting Against Racism Series, 12-1:30pm (USP)
9 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
10 - Middle Eastern Perceptions and Misperceptions, 12-1pm (USP)
11 - Film, 11:45-2:15pm (WRC)
11 - Multicultural Student Coalition E-Board Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
16 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
17 - Global Mosaic: Students of Color and Study Abroad, 12-1pm (CIE)
17 - Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
17 - Multicultural Student Coalition General Membership Meeting, 5-7pm (MCSC)
17 - Lyrical Sanctuary Writers Workshop with Jonathan Frost, 7-8pm (USP)
18 - Transitioning Together with Coyote Grace, 2-3:30pm (LGBTRC)
18 - Healing the Harm Workshop, 5:30-8:30pm (WRC)
23 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
30 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)

December 2010
1 - AIDS: A Global Epidemic on the Local Stage, 11:30-12:45pm (LGBTRC)
1 - Sista Talk, World AIDS Day, 1-3pm (BCC)
1 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
6 - Holistic Healing Workshop-Meditation, 12-1pm (USP)
7 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
9 - Film, 11:45-2:15pm (WRC)
14 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-8pm (DT)
15 - Sista Talk: Study Day/Stress Reliever, 1-3pm (BCC)

February 2011
3 - Film: Legacy, 12-2pm (WRC)
3 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
3 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 7-9pm
8 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-7pm
9 - Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
9 - Women & Money: Budgeting 101, 3-5pm (WRC)
10 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
10 - Black Student Union Event, 7-8pm
14 - Holistic Healing: Self Hypnosis, 12-1:30pm (USP)
14 - Drag Queen Workshop (tentative), 1:45-3pm (LGBTRC)
15 - Drag King Workshop (tentative), 12:30-1:30pm (LGBTRC)
15 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-7pm
16 - Y-BI, 12-1pm (LGBTRC)
17 - Film: For My People, 12-2pm (WRC)
17 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
17 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 7-9pm
22 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-7pm
23 - Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
24 - Preparing for UWM Diversity Career Fair, 12:30-1:30pm (BCC/CDC)
24 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm

March 2011
1 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-7pm
2 - Y-BI, 12-1pm (LGBTRC)
3 - Film: Waiting to Exhale, 12-2pm (WRC)
3 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
3 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 7-9pm
8 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-7pm
9 - Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
9 - Women & Money: Using Credit Wisely, 3-5pm (WRC)
10 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
14 - Holistic Healing: Vision Boarding, 12-1:30pm (USP)
15 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-7pm
16 - Y-BI, 12-1pm (LGBTRC)
17 - Film: How Stella Got Her Groove Back, 12-2pm (WRC)
17 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
17 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 7-9pm
22 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-7pm
24 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
29 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-7pm
30 - Y-BI, 12-1pm (LGBTRC)
30 - Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
30 - AMSLC Pre-Conference Meeting, 3-4:30pm (DC)
31 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
31 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 7-9pm

April 2011
5 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-7pm
6 - Popcorn Forum, 12-1:30pm (USP)
7 - Film, 12-2pm (WRC)
7 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
11 - Holistic Healing: Go to the Head of the Class, 12-1:30pm (USP)
12 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-7pm
13 - Y-BI, 12-1pm, (LGBTRC)
13 - Brown Bag Series: Yellow Face!, 1-2pm (LGBTRC)
13 - Women & Money: Buying A Car, 3-5pm (WRC)
14 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
14 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 7-9pm
18 - The Power of Word Workshop with Marty McConnell, 12-1pm (USP)
19 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-7pm
20 - Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
21 - Film, 12-2pm (WRC)
21 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
26 - Disciples Today Meeting, 6-7pm
27 - Y-BI, 12-1pm (LGBTRC)
27 - Healing the Harm, 6-8pm (WRC)
28 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
28 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 7-9pm

May 2011
3 - Culture Cafe, 2:30-3:30pm (USP/CIE)
4 - Sista Talk, 1-3pm (BCC)
5 - Film, 12-2pm (WRC)
5 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm
9 - Holistic Healing: Mindfulness Meditation, 12-1:30pm (USP)
11 - Y-BI, 12-1pm (LGBTRC)
12 - Multicultural Student Coalition Meeting, 5-7pm

NOTE: AISA=American Indian Student Association; BCC=Black Cultural Center; CDC=Career Development Center; CIE=Center for International Education; DC=Diversity and Climate; DT=Disciples Today; MCSC=Multicultural Student Coalition; LGBTRC=LGBT Resource Center; NHC=Norris Health Center; USP=Union Sociocultural Programming; WRC=Women's Resource Center


2009-2010:

September 2009
2 - Union House Party (UP), 2-5 p.m.
9 - Writer's Workshop (USP), 7-8 p.m.
21 - Latino Movie Monday (RHC), 12 noon
22 - Film & Discussion: "The Undetected Rapist!" (WRC), 12-1:30 p.m.
29 - Multicultural Student Coalition General Meeting, 5:30-8 p.m.

October 2009
1 - Film & Discussion: "NO!" (WRC), 1-3 or 2-4 p.m.
5 - "What Can the ACLU Do for You" & Film Screening (ACLUSA), 11-1 p.m.
7 - "24/7: How Did I Get So Busy?" (LINKS), 1-2 p.m.
7 - GEAR UP Program, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
8 - Cultural Cinema Seris: Unnatural Causes (USP), 11-1 p.m.
12 - Latino Movie (RHC), 7 p.m.
13 - Nutrition Program, 12-1:30 p.m.
13 - Multicultural Student Coalition Board Meeting, 5:30-7 p.m.
14 - Panel: Author Raymond Luczak (LGBTRC), 5-7:30 p.m.
15 - Cultural Cinema Series: Unnatural Causes (USP), 11-1 p.m.
19 - Midterm Stress Relief (UP), 12:30-3 p.m.
21 - Movie & Discussion: "Real Women Have Curves" (WRC), 12 noon
22 - Cultural Cinema Series: Unnatural Causes (USP), 11-1 p.m.
22 - AKA Meeting, 6:30-9 p.m.
27 - JS Coalition Meeting, 12-4:30 p.m.
27 - Multicultural Student Coalition General Meeting, 5:30-7 p.m.
29 - Cultural Cinema Series: Unnatural Causes (USP), 11-1 p.m.
29 - Healthy Relationships (BCC), 3-4 p.m.

November 2009
3 - Healthy Relationships Informational Meeting (BCC), 6-7 p.m.
5 - Cultural Cinema Series: Collateral Damage (USP), 12-1 p.m. & 5-6 p.m.
9 - Poverty & Hunger in Milwaukee (USP), 12-2 p.m.
10 - London Exchange (MyDev), 9-11 a.m.
10 - Multicultural Student Coalition Board Meeting, 5-7 p.m.
11 - Writers Workshop (USP), 7-8 p.m.
12 - Cultural Cinema Series: Unnatural Causes (USP), 12-1 p.m.
12 - Healthy Relationships (BCC), 5:30-8:30 p.m.
16 - "Never Too Late to Think About Graduate School: Undergraduate Research Opportunities" with Scottie Posey (BGSA), 12-1:30 p.m.
17 - Giving Thanks Presentation (USP), 12-2 p.m.
17 - Multicultural Student Coalition General Meeting, 5:30-7 p.m.
18 - "Time Management/Test Anxiety: Never Too Late to Improve Study Habits" with Mary Walz-Chojnacki (BCC), 1:30-2:30 p.m.
19 - Guest Music Industry Workshop (LGBTRC), 3:30-5:30 p.m.
19 - Healthy Relationships (BCC), 5:30-8:30 p.m.

December 2009
1 - World Aids Day Movie Viewing (USP), 12-7 p.m.
1 - Writers Workshop (USP), 7-8 p.m.
3 - Healthy Relationships (BCC), 5:30-8:30 p.m.
8 - Multicultural Student Coalition Board Meeting, 5:30-7 p.m.

February 2010
3 - Health & Wellness Fair: "African Dance Demonstration" at 12-12:30 p.m.; "Muscle Conditioning Demonstration" at 12:30-1 p.m.
4 - "Tips to be a Successful Student" with Mary Walz-Chojnacki (BCC), 1-2:30 p.m.
9 - "Overcoming Your Challenges: Your Fear of Math" (BCC), 12-1:30 p.m.
10 - "How to Communicate Effectively With Your Professor" with Dr. Ahmed Mbalia, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
11 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 5-8 p.m.
16 - "Sex Toys 101" with Sheryn Bruehl (WRC), 12-1:30 p.m.
16 - Women's Support Group: Sista Talk (WRC/BCC), 2-4 p.m.
17 - "Doin' In: Sex, Disability, and Videotape" with Sheryn Bruehl (WRC), 5 p.m.
18 - "What Your Mother Never Told You About Sex" with Sheryn Bruehl (WRC), 12-1:30 p.m.
18 - "The Los Angeles School of Black Filmmakers and the Legacy of the Watts 1965 Revolt" with Donte McFadden, 12-1:30 p.m.
25 - Asian Student Union, 5-8 p.m.

March 2010
2 - "Spirituality and Academics" with Dr. Howard Spearman (BCC), 12-1:30 p.m.
4 - "Women in Hip Hop" with Melilssa Czarnik (WRC), 5-6:30 p.m.
5 - Book Club: "PUSH" (WRC), 12-2 p.m.
10 - "The Pursuit of Health & Happiness: Part Two - Celebrating Happiness" with Sarah Belstock (NHC/BCC), 12-1:30 p.m.
11 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 5-8 p.m.
12 - Book Club: "PUSH" (WRC), 12-2 p.m.
15 - "Relations Between African American Females and Males: Where Do We Go From Here?" with Dr. Ahmed Mbalia (BCC), 12-1:30 p.m.
16 - Women's Support Group: Frisky Business (WRC/BCC), 1-3 p.m.
31 - Women's Support Group: Open Dialogue (WRC), 1-3 p.m.


April 2010
1 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 5-8 p.m.
7
- Holistic Healing Series presents "Acupuncture" (USP), 12-1:30 p.m.
8 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 5-8 p.m.
14 - Women's Support Group - Sista Talk: "Precious" (WRC), 1-3 p.m.
15 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 5-8 p.m.
20 - "Never Too Late to Get Better Grades: Strategies for Improving Time Management and Study Habits, and Reducing Test Anxiety" with Mary Walz-Chojnacki (BCC), 11:30-1 p.m.
22 - Holistic Healing Series presents "Chinese Herbal Medicine" (USP), 12-1:30 p.m.
23 - "Never Too Late to Get Better Grades: Strategies for Improving Time Management and Study Habits, and Reducing Test Anxiety" with Mary Walz-Chojnacki (BCC), 11:30-1 p.m.

28 - Women's Support Group (WRC), 1-3 p.m.
28 - "Healing the Harm" with Lynn Mucha (WRC), 6-8 p.m.
29 - "Gay & Lesbian Psychology" with Kevin Nadal (LGBTRC), 11-1 p.m.
29 - "Charles Burnett and His Treatment of the Documentary Film" with Donte McFadden, 2 p.m.


May 2010
6 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 5-8 p.m.
13 - Asian Student Union Meeting, 5-8 p.m.


Note: BCC=Black Cultural Center; WRC=Women's Resource Center; USP=Union Sociocultural Programming; LGBTRC=LGBT Resource Center; UP= Union Programming; RHC=Roberto Hernandez Center.

2008-2009:

September 2008
2 - MCSC board meeting. 6 p.m.
3
- UWM Union House Party (Union), 2-5 p.m.
4
- Multicultural Open House (MSC/other offices), 10:30-1:30 p.m., Bolton Hall 1st Floor & MSL (food and prizes in MSL)
4 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
8 - 10 Easy Ways to Get Good Grades! (USP/MSC), 12 noon
8 - U@UWM Reception (DRO), 4:30-6 p.m.
10 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
11 - What is LINIKS? Forum (LINKS), 12-3 p.m.
11 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
11 - What is LINKS? Dialog (LINKS), 12-3 p.m.
17 - Experience Diversity (MSC/other offices), 11-1:30 p.m. (desserts and punch)

17 - QPOC meeting, 5:30-6 p.m.
17 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
18
- Deliver Us from Debt: Part 1 - UW Credit Union's guide to staying debt-free (MSC/USP), Presenter: Joey Buchholz, 12-1:30 p.m.
18
- BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
22
- Black Greeks 101 (National Pan-Hellenic Council/USP/MSC), 7:30 p.m.
24 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
25 - Speaking Out: Multicultural Voice Workshop (MSC), Presenter: Assistant Professor Michelle Lopez Rios, 12-1:30 p.m.

25 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
30 - Popcorn Forum: Ethnic Labels v. True Identity - You Decide? (USP), 12 noon

October 2008
1 - Back to the Future: Mixed Race & Racial Categories (MSC/other offices), Presenter: Assistant Professor Greg Carter, 12-1:30 p.m.
1 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
2 - QPOC meeting, 5 p.m.
2 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
3 - Movies (LINKS), 1 p.m. & 5 p.m.
7 - Lunch & Learn: Breast Health Awareness (AAFASC), 11-12:30 p.m.
8 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
9 - Exploring Relationships Forum, 1-2 p.m.
9 - QPOC meeting, 5 p.m.
9 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
14 - Asian Americans and the "Model Minority" Myth (MSC/other offices), Presenter: Assistant Professor Chia Youyee Vang, 12-1:30 p.m.
15 - Discussion on multicultural issues (MIAMI), 1-2 p.m.
15 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
16 - Controlled Demo Documentary Viewing, Speaker: Viva Fidel (LINKS), 11-2 p.m.
16 - QPOC meeting, 5 p.m.
16 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
22 - Organic Smoothie Study Breakfast (Union Programming), 7:30-9:30 a.m.
22 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
23 - Closing the Gap: Class, Economis and Higher Education (USP/MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
23 - QPOC meeting, 5 p.m.
23 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
27 - Multicultural Student Book Club, 4:45-6:30 p.m.
28 - MCSC meeting, 6 p.m.
29 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
30 - QPOC meeting, 5 p.m.
30 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.

November 2008
5 - Discussion on multicultural issues (MIAMI), 1-2 p.m.
5 - Election 2008: Did my vote really matter? (USP/MSC), 4-5:30 p.m.
5 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
6 - Popcorn Forum, Straight but not Narrow-Minded: Exploring Culture and Sexual Orientation (USP), 12-1:30 p.m.
6 - QPOC meeting, 5 p.m.
6 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
7 - Immigration Status (LINKS), 12 p.m.
10 - Multicultural Student Book Club, 5:30 p.m.
11 - Intro to SEXPO: Miscengenations (LGBT/NHC/WRC/USP/MSC), 12-1 p.m.
12 - INROADS: Are you looking for paid internships? (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
12 - Good Asian Driver, Transgender Issues: Art & Activism (USP/MSC), 3:30-5 p.m.
12 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.

13
- Deliver Us from Debt: Part 2 - UW Credit Union's guide for young investors (MSC/other offices), Presenter: Joey Buchholz, 12-1:30 p.m.
13 - QPOC meeting, 5 p.m.
13 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
14 - Victoria Wins (LINKS), 1 p.m.
17 - Ways to Have Fun (LINKS), 12 p.m.
18 - The Face of Difference (LINKS), 12 p.m.
19 - Ways to Have Fun (LINKS), 12 p.m.
19 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
20 - Ways to Have Fun (LINKS), 12 p.m.
20 - QPOC meeting, 5 p.m.
20 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
21 - Ways to Have Fun (LINKS), 12 p.m.
21 - Movie Hour (QPOC), 2 p.m.
24 - Multicultural Student Book Club, 5:30 p.m. (tentative)

25 - Is it Fair to Cheat? (LINKS), 11 a.m.

December 2008
3 - End of Semester Stress Buster (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m. Food and prizes available
3 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
4 - QPOC meeting, 5 p.m.
4 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.
8 - Multicultural Student Book Club, 5:30 p.m.
11 - QPOC meeting, 5 p.m.

January 2009
29 - BSU meeting, 6 p.m.

February 2009

4 - BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.
9
- Popcorn Forum: The N Word (USP), 12-1:30 p.m.
10 - Late Night Study Jam (QPOC), 5-9 p.m.

11 - BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.
12 - SEXPO Presents: Is Everybody Doing It? Abstenence, Virginity and College Culture (WRC/NHC/USP/MSC), Presenter: Laura Anne Stuart, 12-1:30 p.m.
17 - Take a Look at Mardi Gras/Carnival & Mask Making (UP/USP/MSC), Presenter: Gerald Duane Coleman, 12-3 p.m.
17 - Late Night Study Jam (QPOC), 5-9 p.m.
18 - BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.
19 - Holistic Healing Series: Healthy Food for the Soul! (USP), 12 noon
23 - We Know Who You Are: What Researchers Know About College Students (MSC), Presenter: Assistant Professor Liliana Mina, 12-1:30 p.m.
24 - Mardi Gras Celebration (UP/USP/MSC), 10-3 p.m.
24 - Late Night Study Jam (QPOC), 5-9 p.m.
25 - BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.
26 - My Resume Looks Better Than Yours (MSC/CDC), Presenter: Linda Walker, 12-1:30 p.m.
27 - Working to Empower Sex Trafficked Women & End Sex Trafficking (WRC), 2-4 p.m.

March 2009

3
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Proper Skills for Professional Ediquette (MSC/CDC), Presenter: Linda Walker, 12-1:30 p.m.
3 - Late Night Study Jam (QPOC), 5-9 p.m.
4 - BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.
9
- Study Time (MSC), 2-4 p.m.
10 - Everyone Leads, presented by Public Allies (MSC), 11:30-12:30 p.m.
10 - Study Time (MSC), 2-4 p.m.
10 - Late Night Study Jam (QPOC), 5-9 p.m.
11 - Poetry Slam (QPOC), 1-2 p.m.
11 - Study Time (MSC), 2-4 p.m.
11 - BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.
12 - U People (LGBT/WRC), 2-4 p.m.
18 - BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.
25 - Bridging the Gap: What Women Want (QPOC), 11-1 p.m.
25 - Poetry Slam (QPOC), 1-3 p.m.
25 - BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.

April 2009
1 - BSU Meeting, 6. p.m.
2 - Are You Ready for Grad School? (BGSA/MSC), 11-2 p.m.
7
- A Conversation with Hmong American Spoken Word Hip Hop Artist Tou Saiko Lee (HSP/HSA/MSC), 12-2 p.m.

8 - Poetry Slam (QPOC), 1-3 p.m.
8 - BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.
13 - Dissecting the City: Milwaukee GHETTOES Under the Microscope (USP/MSC), Presenter: Marshaye Lewis, 12-1:30 p.m.
15 - Popcorn Forum: Who You Calling a B? (USP/WRC/MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
15 - BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.
16 - Do you ever feel like you just don't fit in? (WRC), 2-5 p.m.
16 - 5-Star Panel Discussion (IOTA), 7-10 p.m.
21 - When the Grandmothers Begin to Die... (MSC), Presenter: Associate Professor Christine Lowery, 12-:1:30 p.m.
22 - Poetry Slam (QPOC), 1-3 p.m.
22 - BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.
22 - Game Night (NPHC), 7:30-10 p.m.

23 - Get Global: Study Abroad is for YOU! (CIE/MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
23 - The A-Z on STD's (Alpha Phi Alpha), 4:30-6 p.m.
29 - End-of-Semester Stress Buster (MSC), Food/Prizes/Music, 12-1:30 p.m.
29 - BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.
30 - Dating Abuse: What You Don't Know Will Hurt You! (WRC), 12-1:30 p.m.

May 2009
5 - Study Time (MSC), 2-4 p.m.
6
- BSU Meeting, 6 p.m.
7 - Study Time (MSC), 2-4 p.m.


NOTE: MSC=Multicultural Student Center; USP=Union Sociocultural Programming, MCSC=Multicultural Student Coalition; BSU=Black Student Union; QPOC=Queer People of Color; MIAMI=Meeting Individuals About Multicultural Issues; HSP=Hmong Studies Program; HSA=Hmong Student Association; WRC=Women's Resource Center; NHC=Norris Health Center; CDC=Career Development Center; CIE=Center for International Education; NPHC=National Pan Hellenic Council.

2007-2008:

MSL events flyer for fall 2007 (pdf)
MSL events flyer for spring 2008 (pdf)
MSL events flyer for spring 2008 #2 (pdf)

September 2007
5 - Food/Prizes in the Lounge for Multicultural Open House, Bolton Hall First Floor, 10-2 p.m.
13 - Welcome Back Fest: Student Resources Fair (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
18 - Multicultural America Series: Talk with Justin Ponder (USP), 12-1 p.m.
19 - No! Confronting Sexual Assault in Our Community (NHC/WRC/MSC), 2-4 p.m.
20
- Make It Rain...Or at Least Make Ends Meet: Financial Planning with Joey Buchholz (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
25 - Intro to Sexpo with Laura Stuart (MSC/NHC), 12-1:30 p.m.

October 2007
3 - Cultures and Communities Program Lunch Buffet (CCP), 12-1 p.m.
3 - No! Confronting Sexual Assault in Our Community (NHC/WRC/MSC), 2-4 p.m.
9
- Multicultural America Series: Talk with Justin Ponder (USP), 12-1 p.m.
20 - Intro to Sexpo with Laura Stuart (NHC/MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.

November 2007
6 - Asian Americans in the Midwest with Dr. Chia Youyee Vang (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
7 - Bridging the Gap with James Stuart (LGBT), 11-12:30 p.m.
27 - Multicultural America Series: Talk with Justin Ponder (USP), 12-1 p.m.

December 2007
5 - End of the Semester Stress Buster (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.

February 2008

6 - Intersex Awareness Mini-Workshop; Presenter: Quinn Bennett (LGBT), 11-12:30 p.m. (cancelled)
12
- Study Abroad; Presenter: Gail Gilbert (CIE), 12-1:30 p.m.
21 - Race, Ethnicity, and Informal Learning; Presenter: Dr. Sandra Martell (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
28 - Bouncing Back: Coping With Tragedy, Presenters: Sr. Psychologists Stu Tentoni and Paul Dupont (MSC/NHC), 12-1:30 p.m.

March 2008

12 - How Mixed Are They? The Representations of Racially Mixed People; Presenter: Dr. Greg Carter (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.

April 2008

3 - Bridging the Gap: Part II; Facilitator: James Stuart (LGBT), 12-1:30 p.m.
8 - SEXPO: What is Sexual Empowerment?; Presenter: Laura Stuart (NHC), 12-1:30 p.m.
17 - Financial Options for Students; Presenter: Joey Buchholtz (MSC), Two Sessions: 12 & 12:45 p.m.
29- Kari Garon, Artist (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
29 - Searching for Angela Shelton (film viewing and discussion) (WRC), 2-4 p.m.

May 2008

1 - Stress Buster (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.

NOTE: MSC=Multicultural Student Center; USP=Union Sociocultural Programming; NHC=North Health Center; WRC=Women's Resource Center; CCP=Cultures and Communities Program; LGBT=LGBT Resource Center; CIE=Center for International Education

2006-2007:

September 2006
13
- Lyrical Sanctuary Writer's Workshop (USP), 6-8 p.m.
14 - How to Communicate Effectively With Your Professor (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
21 - Welcome Back Fest (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.

21
- Black Student Union Meeting, 6:30 p.m.
28
- Call It Like It Is: A Community Response to Anti-Hate (MSC/WI HCPP), 12-1:30 p.m.
28
- Black Student Union Meeting, 6:30 p.m.

October 2006

4 - LET IT OUT! A Brown Bag Discussion on Biracial Identity (USP), 12 noon.
5 - Preparing for All Majors Career Fair (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
5- Black Student Union Meeting, 4 & 6:30 p.m.
11 - Lyrical Sanctuary Writer's Workshop (USP), 6-8 p.m.
12 - LET IT OUT! A Brown Bag Discussion on Speaking in Tougues: Language, Race and Power (USP), 12 noon.
12- Black Student Union Meeting, 4 & 6:30 p.m.
19 - Black Student Union Meeting, 4 & 6:30 p.m.
26 - Black Student Union Meeting, 4 & 6:30 p.m.

31 - Library Research Strategies for a Successful Paper (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.

Novmeber 2006
2 - Test Anxiety & Time Management (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
2 - Black Student Union Meeting, 4 & 6:30 p.m.

8 - Lyrical Sanctuary Writer's Workshop (USP), 6-8 p.m.
9 - Black Student Union Meeting, 4 & 6:30 p.m.

16 - Holistic Healing Series: Meditation (USP), 12-2 p.m.
16- Black Student Union Meeting, 4 & 6:30 p.m.

21 - LET IT OUT! A Brown Bag Discussion: A Unique Look at the Cultural Significance of Thanksgiving (USP), 12 noon.
30- Black Student Union Meeting, 4 & 6:30
p.m.

December 2006
1 - 25 Years of Living with AIDS: 1 Day of Education, display (USP), 10-3 p.m.
7 - Works-in-Progress Presentations: Racial/Ethnic Topics (IRE), 12-2 p.m.

7
- Black Student Union Meeting, 6:30 p.m.
13
- End of Semester Stress Buster (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
13
- Lyrical Sanctuary Writer's Workshop (USP), 6-8 p.m.

February 2007
13 - LET IT OUT! Brown Bag Discussion: Broke Student's Guide to Milwaukee (USP), 12-1 p.m.
14
- Lyrical Sanctuary's Writer's Workshop (USP), 6-8 p.m.

15
- I AM FIRST: Simple Practices to Alleviate the Symptoms of Stress (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
22
- The Best Things in Life are FREE: Inventory of Perosnal Resources (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
28 - LET IT OUT! Brown Bag Discussion: Broke Student's Guide to Milwaukee (USP), 12-1 p.m.

March 2007
1 - Preparing for "Diversity Career Day" (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
14
- Lyrical Sanctuary's Writer's Workshop (USP), 6-8 p.m.
15 - The Stereotyping of American Indians and Lessons for America (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
27 - Holistic Healing Series: Breathing Techniques (USP), 12-2 p.m.

April 2007
3- LET IT OUT! A Brown Bag Discussion: I'm Here; I'm Queer; Get Used To It! (USP), 12-2 p.m.
10 - Career and Internship Opportunities With the U.S. Department of State (MSC/CIE), 10-11 a.m.
10
- Woodson Week 2007, Health Issues in the Black Community (USP), 12 p.m.

11
- Lyrical Sanctuary's Writer's Workshop (USP), 6-8 p.m.
12 - Woodson Week 2007, His Life: A Tribute to James Cameron (America's Black Holocaust Museum), 12 p.m.
13
- Woodson Week Memorial (USP), 12-2 p.m.
24
- Holistic Healing Series: Reiki (USP), 2-4 p.m.
26 - LET IT OUT! A Brown Bag Discussion: Sign Language (USP), 12-2 p.m.

May 2007
3- Preparing for "Just in Time Job Fair" (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.
9
- Lyrical Sanctuary's Writer's Workshop (USP), 6-8 p.m.

10
- End of Semester Stress Buster (MSC), 12-1:30 p.m.

NOTE: MSC=Multicultural Student Center; USP=Union Sociocultural Programming; IRE=Institute on Race and Ethnicity; CIE=Center for International Education.


2005-2006:

November 2005
3 - Holistic Healing Series, Part 2, 12-2 p.m.
8 - A Lyrical Sanctuary: Poetry for Social Change, 12-1 p.m.
10 - BSU Meeting, 6-8 p.m.
15 - Let It Out: Discussion on Relationships, 12-2 p.m.
17 - Fibers of the World with M. Brauner, 12-2 p.m.

December 2005
6 - Latino Student Union Meeting, 6-9 p.m.
7 - Holistic Healing Series, Part 3, 12-2 p.m.
7 - Africology Club Meeting (new members welcome), 7-9 p.m.
8 - Black Student Union Meeting, 6-9 p.m.
13 - Nightmare Before Christmas: De-stressing the Holidays, 12-2 p.m.
14 - Film 302: Video in the Classroom, 1-3 p.m.

February 2006
2 - Black Student Union Meeting (new members welcome), 6-8 p.m.
6 - BSU Celebrating Black Love, 12-2 p.m.
9 - Welcome Back Fest, 11:30-1 p.m.
15 - Let It Out: Mental Health, 12-2 p.m.
16 - Black Student Union Meeting (new members welcome), 6-8 p.m.
24 - AKA_IOTADELTA Movie Night, 7 p.m.

March 2006
2 - Let It Out! Brown Bag Discussion on Sexuality and Pop Culture (attacking issues not individuals), 12-2 p.m.
2 - Black Student Union Meeting (new members welcome), 6-8 p.m.
7 - Holistic Healing Series, Part II: Herbology and Aromatherapy, 12-2 p.m.
15 - Let It Out! Brown Bag Discussion on Race in Pop Culture (attacking issues not individuals), 12-2 p.m.
16 - Black Student Union Meeting (new members welcome), 6-8 p.m.
30 - How to Communicate Effectively With Your Professor (presenter: Dr. Gary Williams), 12-1:30 p.m.
30 - Black Student Union Meeting (new members welcome), 6-8 p.m.

April 2006
6 - Black Student Union Meeting (new members welcome), 6-8 p.m.
10 - Woodson Week 2006: Another Day's Journey (presenter: Rhea Estelle Lathan), 12-2 p.m.
11 - Popular Culture Series, 12-2 p.m.
14 - Woodson Week 2006: Sistah-Centric: Examining the Historical Treatment of Black Women by Black Women Filmmakers (presenter: Donte McFadden), 12 p.m.
18 - Test Anxiety & Time Management (presenter: Mary Walz-Chojnacki), 12-1:30 p.m.
20 - Black Student Union Meeting (new members welcome), 6-8 p.m.
26 - Library Research Strategies for a Successful Paper (presenter: Michelle Harrell Washington), 12-1:30 p.m.
27 - Preparing for "Just in Time Career Fair" (presenter: Linda Walker), 12-1:30 p.m.
27 - Black Student Union Meeting (new members welcome), 6-8 p.m.

May 2006
2 - End of Semester Stressbuster, 11:30-1:30 p.m.
2 - Movie: La Ciudad (RHC Cinco de Mayo), 7-9 p.m. (moved to a different location)
3 - Movie: Taking Back the Schools (RHC Cinco de Mayo), 7-8:30 p.m. (moved to a different location)
4 - Preparing for "Just in Time Career Fair" (presenter: Linda Walker), 12-1:30 p.m.
4 - Black Student Union Meeting (new members welcome), 6-8 p.m.
18 - Black Student Union Meeting (new members welcome), 6-8 p.m.

Multicultural Student Centers, Bolton Hall, First Floor

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