Multicultural Conference 2024


International Poetry Reading and Open Mic

Date: Monday, April 22
Time: 5 - 6:30 p.m. 
Location: Loftin Student Center (LSC), Fiesta Room
Description: Poets from a variety of countries will share their work, and then will open the mic to anyone else who would like to participate in the reading. Light refreshments will be served.

Would you like to read a poem at this event?

The conference theme is “Coloring Outside the Lines” but you can read any poem you want. For more information, contact Dr. Veronica Morrison at


Comics & Graphic Novels: The Art of Visual Storytelling

Date: Tuesday, April 23
11 a.m - 12:05 p.m.
Location: Longwith RTF Building (LRTF), Room 101
Description: Nate Powell, National Book Award-winning cartoonist, discusses his work as an illustrator and graphic novelist, the impact of comics, the power of visual storytelling, and art as social change.


Micro Memoirs of Resistance

Date: Monday, April 22 and Tuesday, April 23
Time: 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Moody Learning Center (MLC) 7th Floor
Description: “Coloring outside the lines” often means we defy convention and move beyond the boundaries imposed upon us. Participate in a micro memoir writing workshop to explore a moment you colored outside the lines.


Colorful Trivia

Date: Wednesday, April 24
Time: Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Fletcher Administration Building (FAB), Room 113
Description: Join us for refreshments, play in our trivia match with a color theme, and win great prizes.