McGeorge School of Law

McGeorge Diversity Week 2018 Events Start

February 9, 2018

Diversity week logo from flyer

McGeorge School of Law's Annual Diversity Week begins Monday, Feb. 12 with events through Thursday, Feb. 16, 2018. The theme for this year's Diversity Week is "Celebrating Diversity, Embracing Unity," and many exciting community activities are sponsored by APALSA, BLSA, JLSA, Lambda, LLSA, Women's Caucus, Diversity Affairs Committee, and JD Admissions.

Diversity Week Events

Monday, Feb. 12, 2018 from noon to 1 p.m. | Classroom C
Diversity Week Kick-Off — Lecture by Professor Paul Butler, Chokehold: Policing Black Men.
Pizza will be served. RSVP to

Monday, Feb. 12, 2018 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.| S19
Opening Reception featuring the Diversity Week Project - Join the Diversity Affairs Committee for an evening reception celebrating Diversity Week and the soft opening of the Center for Inclusion and Diversity. The evening will feature refreshments and a preview of the Lambda Law Students Association Diversity Week Project.
Sponsored by the Diversity Affairs Committee and APALSA, BLSA, JLSA, Lambda, LLSA and Women's Caucus.

Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 from noon to 1 p.m. | Student Center
McGeorge Women's Caucus presents — The Wage Equity Bakery, a delicious way to talk about the gender wage gap. The proceeds from your cookie purchase will help support a local nonprofit for at-risk girls.

Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. | Classroom B
Career Diversity Panel — Panel on Increasing Diversity in Government Work. In-N-Out will be provided!
Sponsored by APALSA, The National Asian Pacific Islander Prosecutors Association, Sacramento County District Attorney's Office and CDO.

Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018 from noon to 1 p.m. | S4 - S5
LLSA Diversity Event - Salsa Dancing

Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. | Classroom D
Diversity Lecture — Lecture by Professor Lisa Ikemoto, Conscientious Segregation: The Effects of Expansive 'Conscience' Clauses Amidst Health Care Inequality.
Sponsored by Professor Larry Levine, If/When/How, Lambda, MHLA & Women's Caucus.

Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 from noon to 1 p.m. | Student Center
International Food Fair — Join us as we celebrate diversity by eating our way around the world. $7 per plate and you get to try everything! All proceeds benefit the McGeorge Faculty Diversity Scholarship Fund and will be matched dollar for dollar by the Powell Match program.

Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. | Classroom C
BLSA Presents Movie Screening: Marshall