Unity Week at Brooklyn College

BC Unity Week 2016

Inspired Random Thoughts: Striving Toward Campus Unity

Monday, April 11–Thursday, April 14

Through various events and activities, students participating in Unity Week will be engaged in learning about the diverse cultures here at Brooklyn College. Each event encourages the members of our community to commit to building unity on campus and provides opportunities for working together to strengthen our campus community.

Make sure to RSVP for each event you plan to attend. 

Schedule of Events

Date/Time/Location Event

Monday, April 11

5–7 p.m.

Lily Pond,

Rain Location: Alumni Lounge, Student Center

Inspired Random Thoughts: “Light” the Way, with CreaCo

Join us as we reflect on diversity and unity. Take some of your thoughts and set them afloat on paper lanterns. 

Tuesday, April 12

6–9 p.m.

Gold and Maroon rooms, Student Center

CLAS Student Government presents: Cultural Festival: Talents Around the World

Join fellow students for a cultural fair showcasing diversity in food, dance, music, and dress. Students and clubs who want to present may e-mail us by March 18 for more information.

Wednesday, April 13

7–9 pm.

Gold and Maroon rooms, Student Center

Make a Difference Awards Dinner: Striving Toward Campus Unity

Join members of the campus community to recognize those who have contributed toward building unity and community on campus. Elegant attire requested. Dress to impress!

Thursday, April 14

12:15–2:15 p.m.

Penthouse, Student Center

LGBTA Club presents: Film Screening of Oriented

Join members of the campus community for a viewing of a documentary that follows three Palestinian friends exploring their national and sexual identity in Tel Aviv, Israel

Thursday, April 14

3–5 p.m.

Behind West Quad Center

BC Alumni presents: Salute to Seniors BBQ

Join us as we congratulate our seniors. The reception for Brooklyn College graduating seniors starts at 3 p.m. If you are graduating, leave us a comment when you RSVP.

Thursday, April 14

5–8 p.m.

West Quad Field

Softball Double Header

Show your Brooklyn College pride and support our Bulldogs at our softball double header.

Thursday, May 5 (New Date)

12:15–2:15 p.m.

Jefferson-Williams, Student Center

Faculty, Staff, Student Lunch: Inspire, Motivate, Connect, with CLAS Student Government

Faculty, staff, and students will have a discussion over lunch. Attention all students: nominate one faculty member and one staff member to receive a special invitation. You can enter their names in the nomination section when you RSVP by April 25.