Events and Programs

The Office of Multicultural Affairs offers educational programs for students, faculty and staff such as guest speakers, diversity trainings, documentary screenings, theatrical and musical performances, and discussions on various cultural topics, just to name a few.

Below is a list of upcoming OMA events and programs as well as examples of our past activities. 

If you have a question about an upcoming event please don’t hesitate to contact Dr. Hannah Clayborne (hclayborne@bellarmine.edu).

Spring 2015 Events

Dialogue on Diversity is a monthly program for faculty and staff that examines the different aspects of diversity. If you are interested in attending, please contact Dr. Hannah Clayborne. Lunch is provided.

Presenter: Ms. Misty Cruse, Managing Director, Women 4 Women
Topic: Overview of Women 4 Women
Date: Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Time: 12-1
Location: Fireplace Room (Horrigan Hall)

A Path Appears

Date: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 (Doors open at 5:30pm and the film will begin at 6:00PM)
Location: Muhammad Ali Center

A Path Appears, from the creative team that brought you the groundbreaking series Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, follows intrepid reporters Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn and celebrity activists as they uncover the harshest forms of gender-based oppression and human rights violations, as well as the effective solutions being implemented to combat them. Questions should be directed to Dr. Hannah Clayborne. Ext. 8070. Co-sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs and Bellarmine Film Association.

NCNW-Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Breakfast Celebration

Date: Saturday, January 17, 2015
Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel
Speaker: Rev. Vincent James, Elim Baptist Church

Question should be directed to Dr. Hannah Clayborne.

MLK Service Day

Date: Monday, January 19, 2015
Location: Buechel United Methodist Church

Students, staff and faculty are invited to participate in volunteer projects (i.e., painting, cleaning) at Buechel United Methodist Church. You can sign up for a two-hour shift, four-hour shift, or six-hour shift. 10-4p.m. Lunch and transportation will be provided. Contact, Dr. Hannah Clayborne.

A Walk Out of Darkness

Date: Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Students, faculty, and staff are invited to gather near the Campus Ministry Office at 10:50 on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 for a candlelight walk to the chapel for a presentation of “A Walk Out of Darkness: An imaginary conversation between Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Thomas Merton.” The presentation honors the literary legacy of both great men, 46 years after their respective deaths and in the 100th anniversary year of Merton’s birth.

Selma

Date: Friday, January 23, 2015
Location: Baxter Theater (50 tickets available)
Time: 7:30p.m.

A chronicle of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965. Contact Dr. Hannah Clayborne, ext. 8070.

Dialogue on Diversity

Presenter: Ms. Jordan Rose Wiehebrink, Graduate Admission Officer, Bellarmine University
Topic: Ageism
Date: Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Time: 12-1
Location: Fireplace Room (Horrigan Hall)

Dialogue on Diversity is a monthly program for faculty and staff that examines the different aspects of diversity. If you are interested in attending, please contact Dr. Hannah Clayborne. Lunch is provided.

Dialogue on Diversity

Presenter: Dr. Rosie Maum, International Support Specialist, Bellarmine University
Topic: Creating a Culturally-Responsive Classroom
Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Time: 12-1
Location: Fireplace Room (Horrigan Hall)

Dialogue on Diversity is a monthly program for faculty and staff that examines the different aspects of diversity. If you are interested in attending, please contact Dr. Hannah Clayborne. Lunch is provided.

Lion King

Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Time: 7:30p.m.
Location: Kentucky Center for the Arts

Questions should be directed to Dr. Hannah Clayborne.

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