2018 Diversity Events and Training

VOICE Meetings and Events:

August 31, 2018 - Lunch

General meeting

Topics: VOICE description, upcoming events, officer positions, conferences, Diversity Committee


September 20, 2018 – Lunch

Guest Speaker: Jean-Bernard Perrault, Graduate Assistant in the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA)

Topics: his experience as an international, non-citizen, and non-traditional student, Hispanic Heritage Month, and upcoming OMA events

VOICE Meeting with Jean-Bernard Perrault


October 2, 2018 – 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM


Self-defense class off-campus


VOICE Self-Defense Wet Lab


October 29th - Lunch

Topic: Pronouns and Trans Identities


November 27, 2018 – 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Dual meeting with Petsmart Charities

Topics: make cat toys or wooden beds for animal shelters 


VOICE Conferences:

VOICE Chapter Summit

Location: University of Wisconsin-Madison

Dates: TBA


LSU Multicultural Student Leadership Conference (open to anyone)

Location: LSU Student Union

Dates: October 26-27, 2018

Registration: Open (register before October 1st to be guaranteed free MSLC t-shirt, conference bag, and conference meals)

Note: VOICE officers will be presenting a workshop on October 26th


SAVMA Symposium

Dates and Time: TBA

Note: VOICE will fund 1-2 officers to attend