Our opening event for National Inclusion Week is the Diversity Café – an opportunity to meet representatives from our staff networks and hear about the work they do, social and networking activities they host, and their plans for the future. Refreshments will be available throughout. Full details can be found on the event page. We…
The University is looking for colleagues who would like to be involved with the Black History Month celebrations this October, including talks and events open to all students, staff and visitors. If you would like to offer any lectures, presentations or initiatives which helps you to showcase your research, share good practice or just simply…
We’ve had a request from Lelir Yeung, Head of Equality, Communities, Leeds City Council to circulate this message re: an initiative to commemorate Leeds Windrush history, as part of the 2019 Black History Month celebrations. Please see below: Following discussion at the Leeds Equality Network, please find below details of the Windrush Trail and nomination…
This year, the University of Leeds is proud to be marking UK Black Pride by flying the LGBT+ flag throughout the day and, in the evening, by lighting up the Parkinson Building, multi-storey car park and Laidlaw Library in pink, representing the reclaimed pink triangle symbol of the entire LGBT+ community. Full details can be…
As we approach 22 June, we’ve listed some of the events happening in Leeds and the rest of West Yorkshire to celebrate Windrush Day and the Windrush Generation, which you can find listed here.