112%

more attendees at the LQBTQ+ Center customized program from 2017 to now.

50%

increase on the amount of diversity workshops delivered on BGSU's campus.

65%

more participants in the Native American Heritage Month programs.

Office of Multicultural Affairs

Developing culturally competent global citizens.

The Office of Multicultural Affairs promotes, facilitates, and advocates for a welcoming, socially just and inclusive campus community by supporting the retention of diverse student populations and providing diversity education and multicultural programs for students, faculty, staff and the surrounding community.

Office of Multicultural Affairs Latinx Heritage Month September 14 - October 24  -Calendar of Events-  Saturday, September 14 6pm - Midnight Junior Fair Building, The Wood County Fairgrounds La Conexion Celebration & Baile - Please bring a canned food donation for Mississippi immigrant families  Monday, September 16 5 pm - Bowen-Thompson Student Union Ballroom B El Corazon de Mexico Ballet Folklorico Latinx Heritage Month Kick-Off - please bring a canned food donation for Mississippi immigrant families  Tuesday, September 17 7:30 pm - Bowen-Thompson Student Union Theatre Department of Theatre & Film presentes "La Mission"  Thursday, September 19 College & Career REadiness Summit TPS and ECHO  Monday, September 23 5:30 - 7 p,m, Bowen-Thompson Student Union 427 Multicultural Dialogue Series: Queer Migration & Trans Latinx Lives: Life and Death in US Detention Facilitated by Prof. Susana Pena & Cindy Toscano  Tuesday, September 24 7:30 pm - Bowen-Thompson Student Union Theatre Department of Theatre & Film presents "Stake Kitchen"  Wednesday, September 25 6-8 pm, Office of Admissions Nuestra Historia Latina  Thursday, September 26 5 pm - Lourdes University Franciscan Center 30th Anniversary Diamante Awards  Thursday, October 15 11:30 am - Bowen-Thompson Student Union 207 Latinx Heritage Month Keynote Speaker Hector Hernandez, Talent Acquisition Manager Tennaco Inc, BGSU Alum and former LSU President  Thursday, October 17 7:30 pm - Bowen-Thompson Student Union Theatre Fall 2019 International Film Series presents "The Official Story"  Thursday, October 24 7:30 pm - Bowen-Thompson Student Union Theatre Fall 2019 International Film Series presents "The Motorcycle Diaries"  Fridays, September 20 - October 18 4:30 - 5:30 pm - Guajillos Restaurant Charlas: Informal conversations with BGSU faculty about current events September 20: "Puerto Rico's Peaceful Revolution" with Prof. Francisco Cabarillas September 27: "Este gobiermo no se banca mas". A conversation about social media, street art, and the democratic game in Argentina with Prof. Valeria Ginberg Pla October 4: "Mexico through the lens of political humor" with Prof. Amilcar E. Challu October 11: "The fires in Brazil's Amizonia" with Prof. Eileen K. Bosch October 18: "Democracy in Spain: Where are we Now?" with Prof. Carles Ferrando Valera  Organized by the ICS Latin American and Latino/a Studies Cluster  For more information: oma@bgsu.edu 419-372-2642 bgsu.edu/OMA  BGSU Division of Diversity and Belonging Office of Multicultural Affairs  Belong. Stand Out. Go Far.

2019 Latinx Heritage Month Calendar of Events

Events

The Office of Multicultural Affairs organizes and sponsors a variety of multicultural programs for faculty, staff, students, and community members. Make sure to explore upcoming events or check out past events put on by our office.