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 Week12-19 November

International Men’s Day19 November

International Day of People with Disabilities3 December

Please click on the links to find out more.

LGBT History MonthFebruary

International Day of Women and Girls in Science11 February

International Women’s Day8 March

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination21 March

World Downs Syndrome Day  – 21 March

World Autism Awareness Day2 April

Mental Health Week22 May

Learning Disability Week – June

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