Loyola University Chicago

Diversity and Inclusion at Loyola

Heritage Month Recognition

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is committed to highlighting events, actions, and measures that promote diversity, inclusion, and equity within the Loyola community. In an effort to raise awareness of national heritage months and commemorative observance days, we invite you to explore the website in order to learn about unique customs, cultures, etc. as part of our collective effort to enhance and share our diversity related experiences.

List of Observances

MONTH

COMMEMORATING

January

None to date

February

African American History Month
(Black History Month)

March

Irish-American Heritage Month

Women’s History Month 

Deaf History Month
(March 13 - April 15)

April

Arab American Heritage Month

 

May

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Jewish American Heritage Month

Older Americans Month

June

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month

July

None to date

August

None to date

September

National Hispanic Heritage Month 
(September 15 - October 15)

October

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

National Italian American Heritage Month

Filipino American History Month

November

American Indian Heritage Month

December

Human Rights Day

International Day of Persons with Disabilities.
(December 3)

Interested in having the Diversity and Inclusion office advertise your heritage month related materials? Please complete the 2019 Website Promotion Request Form. Upon review, a staff member will follow-up with you regarding questions, approval, etc.