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Navigating NU as LGBTQIA+

 Thursday, September 10 | 7:00 - 8:00 PM

Multicultural Student Affairs will be hosting a webinar for students providing information about LGBTQIA+ affirming resources and engagement opportunities at NU, including programs, housing policies, name change policies, healthcare overview, and more. 

 

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Trans Student Affinity Space

Thursday, September 10  |  8:00-9:00 PM

The Trans affinity space is co-hosted by Multicultural Student Affairs and Trans and Non-Binary students. This space centers and celebrates the lived experiences of the Trans, Enby, Non-Binary, Genderqueer, and Gender Non-Confirming and Agender communities. Pre-registration is required to attend.
 

BIPOC Student Mixer-Affinity Support (Black, Indigenous & People of Color)

Friday, September 11 | 7:00-8:00 PM

MSA invites all first-year & transfer students of color to join us for the Black, Indigenous & Student of Color Mixer. This event features an opportunity to be in community with other students and hear from a panel of returning students to learn about resources, & student organizations on campus. This year, the event will be virtual.   We look forward to seeing you there! 

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Black Student Affinity Space

Friday, September 11 | 8:00-9:00 PM

The Black affinity space is co-hosted by Multicultural Student Affairs and Black undergraduate student groups. This space centers and celebrates the lived experiences of Black and African Americans. Pre-registration is required to attend.

Queer Virtual Bonfire

Saturday, September 12  |  2:00-3:00 PM

This Queer affinity space is co-hosted by Multicultural Student Affairs and queer undergraduate student groups. This space centers and celebrates the lived experiences of Lesbian, Gay, Bi+, Trans, Queer, Intersex, and Asexual Community. Pre-registration is required to attend. 

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Latinx Student Affinity Space

Saturday, September 12  |  3:00-4:00 PM

The Latinx affinity space is co-hosted by Multicultural Student Affairs and Latinx undergraduate student groups. This space centers and celebrates the lived experiences of the Latinx community. Pre-registration is required to attend. 

Multiracial Student Affinity Space

Sunday, September 13  |  4:00-5:00 PM

The Multiracial affinity space is co-hosted by Multicultural Student Affairs and undergraduate student groups.  This space centers and celebrates the lived experiences of all folks who identity with two or more racial identities. Pre-registration is required to attend. 

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Middle Eastern and North Student (MENA) Affinity Space 

Monday, September 14  |  1:00-2:00 PM

The MENA affinity space is co-hosted by Multicultural Student Affairs and MENA undergraduate students.  This space centers and celebrates the lived experiences of the Middle Eastern and North African community. Pre-registration is required to attend. 

For Members Only (FMO) Fall Kick-Off Event

Sunday, September 13  |  9:00-10:00 PM

Zoom Registration Link

FMO, Northwestern's premiere Black student alliance,  invites you to join us for our kick-off event where you can come learn more about our organization and be in community.  We will be sharing need to know information for Black students and providing tips on how to navigate Northwestern and get plugged in with the community.  Co-hosted by Multicultural Student Affairs.

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Native and Indigenous Student and Family Gathering

Monday, September 14  |  2:00-3:00 PM 

Multicultural Student Affairs invites Native American and Indigenous students and their families to meet and get to know current Native and Indigenous students and staff.  Join us to learn about the Native and Indigenous community on campus, important resources, and ways to get involved.  We look forward to meeting you and answering any questions you may have! 

Asian, Pacific Islander, Desi American (APIDA) Student Affinity Space

Tuesday, September 15  |  1:30-2:30 PM

 The APIDA affinity space is co-hosted by Multicultural Student Affairs and APIDA undergraduate student groups. This space centers and celebrates the lived experiences of Asian, Pacific Islander, and Desi Americans. Pre-registration is required to attend. 
 

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Parent & Family Orientation

CAPS & MSA Session for Families of LGBTQIA+ Students

Sunday, September 13 | 2:00-3:00 PM

Registration Link

Experienced staff from Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) and Multicultural Student Affairs (MSA) will discuss the experiences LGBTQIA+ students may face in their transition to Northwestern and present the resources available to support these students.

This session is available for families with students who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Pansexual, Trans, Asexual, Intersex, Queer and Questioning. This session is also available for students of LGBTQIA+ parents or guardians.

Closed Captioning available.  Spanish and Chinese (Mandarin) translation provided. 

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CAPS & MSA Session for Families with Black, Indigenous, Students of Color

Sunday, September 13  |  3:15-4:15 PM

Registration Link

Experienced staff from Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) and Multicultural Student Affairs (MSA) will discuss the experiences Black, Indigenous, Students of Color may face in their transition to Northwestern and present the resources available to support these students.

This session is available for families with students who identify as African American, Black, Asian, Asian American, Desi, Pacific Islander, Hispanic, Latino, Native American, American Indian, Indigenous, Middle Eastern, and Multiracial, Bi-racial and Mixed students.  

Closed Captioning available.  Spanish and Chinese (Mandarin) translation provided. 

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