Each week UA Crossroads provides a list of upcoming
opportunities to engage the rich diversity of identities and experiences at UA.

If you are interested in having an event included,  please contact the Crossroads office at 348-6930  or  email us at crossroads@ua.edu.

An Evening at Global Café:  How to Talk with Your Child’s Teacher
Tuesday, October 18
5:00 - 7:00 pm
Global Café, an initiative of The University of Alabama Center for Community-Based Partnerships

Everyone with an interest in our local schools is invited to meet local educators at Global Café. Professionals who work in children’s education will talk about their schools and the children they serve. An opportunity for questions and conversation will follow.

Refreshments at 5:00 pm; Program at 5:30 pm. Free and open to the public.

For more information  please check our website globalcafe.ua.edu, or call Beverly Hawk at 348-7392.


5th Annual ALAHEDO Diversity Conference

Alabama Association of Higher Education Diversity Officers

Ways to Register

Deadline: October 17, 2016

Online: Click Here  or Purchase Orders and Checks:

Print Attached Registration Form and mail to:

UAH Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs

Student Services Building, Suite 320

1201 John Wright Drive

Huntsville, AL 35899

Hotel Info: Hampton Inn & Suites Huntsville/Research Park Area

Last Day to Reserve Room is October 7th, 2016! Click Here

710 Cabela Drive, Huntsville, AL 35806

Guest Code: ALAHEDO

Directions to UAH: Click Here

Temporary Parking Permits will be emailed prior to conference

To See Justice Done: Letters from the Scottsboro Trials

Monday, October 24
12:00 - 1:00 pm
109A Gorgas Library

Please join the Alabama Digital Humanities Center (ADHC) on Monday, October 24, for the launch of “‘To See Justice Done’: Letters from the Scottsboro Trials,” an online scholarly resource for researching social justice and African American history. 

Inclusive Campus Breakfast
Wednesday, November 2
8:30 am
3125 Ferguson Center - Anderson Room

Each month at the breakfast, students, faculty, and staff gather to explore new ideas and hear updates about efforts devoted to making UA more inclusive and welcoming. 

Come join a workgroup or start your own!ext Link

International Spouse Group

Every Tuesday Throughout the Academic Year
9:30 - 11:30 am
105 B.B. Comer Hall

The International Spouse Group is specifically designed to bring together the spouses of international students, faculty, staff and scholars for activities and interaction.

This group is open to the wives or husbands of international students, faculty, staff, as well as American spouses who are interested in making international friendships. We provide support in adjustment and acculturation while living and learning in the U.S.

For any questions or general interest, please visit the ISG page at http://is.ua.edu/programs-activities/international-spouse-group/

Contact Info: International Services, international@ua.edu, 205-348-5402

Alabama Students Without Borders Presents:  Charlas con Cafe
Every Thursday from 4:00 - 5:00 pm  at the Ferguson Center Starbucks. Drop in for an hour, enjoy a cup of coffee, and practice your Spanish.

The table will be marked with a Latin American Flag.    
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