Diversity Week

Diversity Week

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Diversity Week / Seachtain na hÉagsúlachta

Monday 12th April / Dé Luain 12ú Aibreán

17:00 Bíonn Míonlach Scéalach / Minorities are Storytellers – le Máire Ní Churraoin, Darragh Adelaide agus Cian Ó’Gríofa. TICÉIDÍ ANSEO

18:30 Cooking Class / Rang Cócaireachta – Learn how to make ethnic dishes with the NUIG African Caribbean Society. Get free tickets HERE

Tuesday 13th April / Dé Máirt 13ú Aibreán

18:00 Travellers in Education /  Daoine den Lucht Siúil san Oideachas – A conversation with Anne Marie Ward. Get free tickets HERE

19:00 Stitch and Bitch / Fuáil is Fuadar – Join our knitting group for chats. Email studentsunion@nuigalway.ie to join

Wednesday 14th April / Dé Céadaoin 14ú Aibreán

18:00 Disability in Sport Panel Discussion / Díospóireacht Phainéil: An Míchumas sa Spórt Panel includes: Joanne O Riordan (Moderator – Activist and Sports Journalist), Helen Kearney (Paralympian – Para Equestrian Dressage), Katie O’Brien (Para Rower), Wayne O’Callaghan (European Special Olympics Champion – Soccer), Kerrie Leonard (Para Archer) , Greta Streimikyte (Paralympian – Para Athletics) and Colin Kenny (Senior Manager Sports Partnerships and Development at Special Olympics Europe/Eurasia)  – Get free tickets HERE

19:30 Hump Day Hoolie / Cóisir na Céadaoin Crua – Get free tickets HERE

Thursday 15th April / Déardaoin 15ú Aibreán

18:00 The History of Pride in Ireland /  Stair an Bhróid in Éirinn – Speakers include: John O’Doherty (Rainbow Project – LGBT+ History in Northern Ireland),  Nuala Ward (LGBT+ History in Galway) and Sara Phillips (TENI – Trans History in Ireland). Chaired by Maeve Arunup the NUIG SU Gender and LGBT+ Rights Officer. Get free tickets HERE

Friday 16th April / Dé hAoine 16ú Aibreán

18:00 Black Lives Matter Panel Discussion / Díospóireacht Phainéil: Black Lives Matter – Speakers Include: Laura Ilupeju, Matthew Don, Paraic Fearon and Tobi Lawal. Chaired by Cheyanne Nwaonukwube the NUIG SU Ethnic Minorities Officer. Get free tickets HERE

Saturday 17th April / Dé Sathairn 17ú Aibreán

15:00-17:00 “Towards Representation” – Diversity in Politics / “I dTreo Ionadaíochta” – An Éagsúlacht sa Pholaitíocht – Speakers Include: Eileen Flynn, Chris Pender, Bukky Adebowale and Eric Ehigie. Get free tickets HERE

More information from / Tuilleadh eolais ar fail ó  su.welfare@nuigalway.ie

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Joanna Brophy