Civility Speaker Series

CSS

The Civility Speaker Series is a program developed by the Civil Campus Council to explore a broad range of perspectives in a safe and civil space. The series will take place once a month in the Student Union Building Lobo A & B Room from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Please see below for updated dates and times. Topics for the fall 2013 series include: marriage equality, religions and undocumented student stories.


Upcoming:

"There's no place like home"

  • Wednesday, April 23
  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
  • SUB Atrium

Please join us as members of our student panel discuss the importance of community to Native American student success. This event is sponsored by the UNM American Indian Student Services, Civil Campus Council and the Dean of Students Office.

Past:


"Do You Want to Have SEX? The million dollar question that many students forget to ask."

  • Thursday, March 27
  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
  • SUB Ballroom A

Please join us as our panel discusses sexual assault and the meaning of consent. This event is sponsored by the UNM Women's Resource Center, Civil Campus Council and the Dean of Students Office.


What's Up, My "N?"

  • Thursday, February 6
  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
  • SUB Atrium

Please join us as our panel discusses the use of the "N" word in contemporary society. 


DREAMERS: Undocumented Student Stories

  • Wednesday, November 20
  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
  • SUB Lobo A & B

Listen to life stories of UNM students who face challenging and unique legal uncertainties and limitations as undocumented students.


What Jerusalem Means to Me

  • Wednesday, December 4
  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
  • SUB Lobo A & B

Listen to perspectives about Jerusalem from a Muslim, Jewish and Christian student.


NM Marriage Equality: One County at a Time

  • Tuesday, October 22
  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
  • SUB Lobo A & B

Lynn Ellins, the County Clerk of Doña Ana, spoke about his experience in starting the same-sex marriage license in Doña Ana county. 


In the Fold: Promoting Abilities and Achieving Success in the Classroom and On-Campus

  • Monday, October 28
  • 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
  • SUB Ballroom A

Students with disabilities unfortunately ponder the question: "What are they going to think of me now?" after or while considering disclosing their disabilities.