Cultural Enrichment

The cultural enrichment programs hosted by ISLSI provide opportunities for members of the UMB community to develop their cross-cultural knowledge. Events are marketed in Campus Life Weekly and The Elm Calendar. Feel free to contact the ISLSI team at islsi@umaryland.edu if you have questions or comments. 

14Nov
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 115 Are there questions you have been wondering but don't know how to ask?
20Nov
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Fireplace Lounge Traditional story telling about animals and hero/tricksters provide a clearer understanding of the values and cultures of the diverse First Nations of North America
5Dec
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 115 Are there questions you have been wondering but don't know how to ask?
28Jan
8:30 AM | SMC Campus Center, Elm B Job Opportunities Task Force (JOTF) will provide an overview of their report "The Criminalization of Poverty".
29Jan
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 115 Are there questions you have been wondering but don't know how to ask?
1Feb
1:00 PM | SMC Campus Center,Fireplace Lounge Wear red and stop by the Fireplace Lounge for fun healthy activities to promote women's heart health!
1Feb
1:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Elm B In honor of World Hijab day we will have Isra Chaker, campaigns and advocacy expert, social justice activist, and public speaker discuss her experiences as a woman who wears a Hijab.
14Feb
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, 115 Lets eat lunch and unpack our questions and thoughts regarding race, ethnicity, culture, norms, & current events.
19Feb
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Elm B Have you ever heard someone say "race is a social construct" or "race can be traced in your DNA"? Lets discuss the topic with genetic professionals.
20Feb
8:00 AM | SMC Campus Center, Elm Ballrooms The Poverty Simulation is designed to help participants begin to understand what it might be like to live in a low-income family and survive from week to week.
20Feb
1:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Elm Ballrooms The Poverty Simulation is designed to help participants begin to understand what it might be like to live in a typical low-income family and survive from week to week.
22Feb
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 115 During this event panelist will engage participants in a discussion about the various cultures and identities of people who identify as black.
1Mar
8:00 AM | SMC Campus Center, Elm Ballrooms The Poverty Simulation is designed to help participants begin to understand what it might be like to live in a typical low-income family and survive from week to week.
1Mar
1:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Elm Ballrooms The Poverty Simulation is designed to help participants begin to understand what it might be like to live in a typical low-income family and survive from week to week.
5Mar
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Fireplace Lounge A panel of professional women from the UMB community share their professional journeys.
13Mar
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, 115 Are there any race, ethnicity or cultural questions you've been wondering about but don't know how to ask?
5Apr
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, 115 Lets eat lunch and unpack our questions and thoughts regarding race, ethnicity, culture, norms, & current events.
7May
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, 115 Are there any race, ethnicity or cultural questions you've been wondering about but don't know how to ask?
10May
12:00 PM | School of Nursing Lawn Traditionally, luaus represent the reaching of a significant life milestone. Let's honor the UMB Class of 2019 with a celebration in this festive Polynesian tradition.