2012.04.16 > For Immediate Release
contact: Charley Reed - University Relations
phone: 402.554.2129 - email: email@example.com
Diversity Week 2012 Runs April 16-21
Omaha - The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) will host a reception in honor of campus diversity on Saturday, April 21 to conclude a week of related events.
This year’s “Color Me Human” banquet will recognize individuals who have made a difference in their school and community. The event will be held at the Thompson Alumni Center, 6705 Dodge St., from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. and is free to attend.
Diversity Week at UNO, which is sponsored by American Multicultural Students, runs from Monday, April 16 to Saturday, April 21. Events going on this week include:
Monday, April 16 in CPACS 132 D
“Let’s Talk Suicide and Depression”
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Tuesday, April 17 in CPACS 132 D
“Domestic Violence Prevention” with the Omaha Police Department
Noon to 2 p.m.
Wednesday, April 18 in CPACS 132 D
“Being Black in America”
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 19 in CPACS 132 D
“Cultures and Ageism” with the UNO Department of Gerontology
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
All of the events leading up to the banquet are open to the public and will include a free lunch for attendees.
Those interested in attending the banquet are asked to RSVP with Brandee Alexander, American Multicultural Students, at 402.554.3639 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Only the first 100 guests will be admitted to the banquet.
For questions about the rest of the week’s events, please contact Alexander.
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