Equality and Diversity International Celebration Dates 2017/18
Black History Month
As part of the College’s celebration of Black History Month, the work of SDC A level art students inspired by their visit to the Tate Modern “Soul of a Nation” exhibition of black artists from the 60s and 70s is currently on display in the Lewes Art Department.
Eastbourne and Lewes Student Resources Centres are currently running highlighting displays of black authors and poets to mark Black History Month.
The canteens at both campuses are offering African and African Caribbean food on Wednesdays and Fridays during Black History Month.
Here is a list of key dates in the equality and diversity calendar.
Black History Month – October
International Older People’s Day – 1 October
World Mental Health Day – 10 October
Equal Pay Day – 10 November
Interfaith Week – 12-19 November
International Men’s Day – 19 November
International Day of People with Disabilities – 3 December
Please click on the links to find out more.
LGBT History Month – February
International Day of Women and Girls in Science – 11 February
International Women’s Day – 8 March
World Downs Syndrome Day – 21 March
World Autism Awareness Day – 2 April
Mental Health Week – 22 May
Learning Disability Week – June