Winthrop University: Office of Diversity & Student Engagement - Events and Programs
Contact Information
Diversity & Student Engagement
216 DiGiorgio Center
Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
803/323-4514 (fax)

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Diversity & Student Engagement

Fall 2020 

Diversity Meet & Greet
Join us virtually via Zoom! 
September 3, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Registration link here. 



Instagram Takeover
Want to meet the Diversity Peer Educators? Follow us on Instagram as they take it over. 
September 14 thru October 1
Location: @wudiversity Instagram

Diversity Peer Educators Presents: Becoming an Ally to the Deaf Community
September 30, 2020 @ 6:00 PM *Global Learning Cultural Event Approved
Registration link can be found here. For individuals requiring accommodations, please contact the Office of Diversity & Student Engagement at, as early as possible prior to the event to help ensure availability. 
Ability event

Latin Zumba
October 7, 2020 @ 5:30 pm NEW TIME 7:00 PM
Join us online or in-person.
The first 30 participants will receive a free fitness towel!
*Click here to register for the event. All participants must register in advance.
For individuals requiring accommodations, please contact the Office of Diversity & Student Engagement at, as early as possible prior to the event to help ensure availability.



National Coming Out Day
October 11, 2020
Check back for details on how we're recognizing National Coming Out Day!


National First-generation College Celebration Day

November 8, 2020
Join us as we recognize first-generation students and celebrate successes of faculty and staff graduates on our campus. We'll have several ways for you to connect and join in the celebration during the week. Be sure to follow us on social media to get the latest info! Schedule of events will also be posted on our website.



Spring 2020

Black History Scavenger Hunt (in partnership with Campus Center League)
February 6, 2020 @ 10:00 pm
Dina's Place

Black History Month: Paint the Culture
Presented by Diversity Peer Educators & NAACP 

February 13, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
Richardson Ballroom

Day of Understanding Event
Presented by President Dan Mahony and The Winthrop Diversity Council, in partnership with PricewaterhouseCoopers' (PwC)

February 20, 2020 @ 11:00 am
Dina's Place

Do Ask Do Tell
Presented by Residence Life and Office of Accessibility

February 25, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
114 Campus Center

ZUZU African Acrobats
Presented by DSU & Office of Diversity & Student Engagement

February 29, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
Tillman Auditorium


Safe Zones Orientation (Faculty & Staff Session)
March 3, 2020 @ 11:00 am
223 Campus Center

Winthrop's Women of Excellence

Nomination deadline - March 9, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

LGBTQ Community Mixer
May 20, 2020 @4:00 PM
Virtually live at GoToMeet.Me/WinthropAdmissions

LGBTQ Community Mixer

Diversity Dialogues: A Discussion on Racism
June 17, 2020 @ 1:00 pm
Hosted on Blackboard Collaborate Ultra 

Diversity Dialogues Racism 




Last Updated: 9/28/20