Events

A Reading and Conversation with Writer and Urbanist Nadia Owusu ♥★

Please join us for an evening with Whiting Award-winning writer and urbanist NADIA OWUSU. Nadia will engage us with a reading, dialogue with professors, Q&A with audience members and a book signing. Her debut memoir, Aftershocks, was named a best book of 2021 by Time, Vogue, Esquire, NPR, and over a dozen others. It was…

The Department of Gender and Sexuality Studies invites you to the End of the Year Graduation Celebration! ♥★

Humanities Gateway 1010

The Department of Gender and Sexuality Studies invites you to the End of the Year Graduation Celebration! The celebration will be Wednesday, June 1st. The beginning of the event will consist of senior presentations in Humanities Gateway 1010 from 4:00pm - 5:30 pm. The reception will follow with graduate recognitions and student awards in Humanities Gateway 1030. If you would like to join the celebration RSVP here: https://bit.ly/RSVPendoftheyear

Queer, Trans, and Allies in the Biological Sciences (QTABS) Community Symposium ♥

CNLM Courtyard and Herklotz Conference Room

1st Annual Queer, Trans, and Allies in the Biological Sciences (QTABS) Community Symposium to highlight the work of LGBTQIA+ trainees in STEM at UCI. The event will include a poster session and keynote speaker (TBD). The symposium will be held on June 2, 2022 from 1:00-5:00 PM in the CNLM Courtyard and Herklotz Conference Room…

Climate Friendly Nutrition ✚

Zoom

Join Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Jody Margolis, to learn not only how to eat a more balanced diet, but also one that is sustainable. Eco-conscious eating is a great way to help both yourself and the planet! Special thanks to the Fresh Basic Needs Hub for hosting this event.

In the Wake: Reflections on Our Shared Social Life ♥✚

Zoom

About 800 days have passed since the World Health Organization elevated the outbreak of the COVID-19 disease to a pandemic. What followed were profound disruptions in social, economic, and political life in every society, an ongoing cascade of tumult made all the more unsettling by the public murder of George Floyd and other Black people…

An Evening with Mercury Stardust ♥

LGBT Resource Center G301 Student Center, Irvine, CA

About Mercury: Mercury Stardust is a Professional Home Maintenance Technician, burlesque performer, and award-winning activist. Known widely as the Trans Handy Ma'am, her unique brand of compassionate education in the Home Repair space has earned her internet fame. With over 1.7 million followers on TikTok, Mercury spreads DIY knowledge with love. For questions and information,…

International Film Club: The Work (Jairus McCleary, Gethin Aldous, 2017) ♥✚

International Film Club: The Work (Jairus McCleary, Gethin Aldous, 2017) Details This documentary takes us inside Folsom State Prison to attend prisoner run group therapy sessions that twice a year welcome outside attendees. We follow the prisoners and outsiders as they look for healing and catharsis – together. Reception: 6:30 PM Screening: 7:00 PM

Pride Buttons, Y’all! ♥

LGBT Resource Center G301 Student Center, Irvine, CA

Join us at the LGBTRC to wrap up our fun pride week with some button making! we'll have pre-printed pride flags available, as well as materials for the community to create their own buttons as well! Come show your pride!

INF Seminar Series: The Metaverse’s New Diversity Industrial Complex ♥

Donald Bren Hall 6011

The UCI Department of Informatics is proud to present Lisa Nakamura, Gwendolyn Calvert Baker Collegiate Professor of American Culture, University of Michigan. This is a CREATE Distinguished Talk. The UCI campus community is invited to join us for the live talk and discussion in DBH 6011. Off-campus community is welcome to join via Zoom Meeting…