Calendar of Events

Below is a list of observances to raise awareness and celebrate the rich diversity at UNC Pembroke. For a complete list of student events on campus, please visit BraveConnect.

August 2022

September 2022

  • Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15)
  • September 21: Harmony Walk, 3-5 p.m., UC Lawn
  • September 27: Safe Zone Education for Faculty and Staff, 3:15 - 5:15 p.m., Old Main 124 (OSID Classroom)

October 2022

  • Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15)
  • Italian-American Heritage and Culture Month
  • LGBTQIA+ History Month
  • October 4: Safe Zone Education for Students, 3:15 - 5:15 p.m., Old Main 124 (OSID Classroom). RSVP required.
  • October 17: Safe Zone Education for Students, 2:30 - 4:30 p.m., Old Main 124 (OSID Classroom). RSVP required.
  • October 24-29: UNCP Homecoming
  • October 26: Safe Zone Education for Faculty and Staff, 3 - 5 p.m., Old Main 124 (OSID Classroom)

November 2022

December 2022

  • December 18-26: Hanukkah
  • December 25: Christmas
  • December 26 - January 1: Kwanzaa

January 2023

  • January 16-20: MLK Week
  • January 25: Stalking Awareness Day (Wear Yellow)
  • January 30 - February 3: International Education Week
  • January 31: Lunar New Year Festival, 12:30 - 2:30 p.m., UC Annex

February 2023

  • Black History Month
  • February 13: Safe Zone Education for Students, 3-5 p.m., Old Main 124. RSVP
  • February 23: Black Culture Fest, 12 - 2 p.m., UC Annex
  • February 24: Safe Zone Education for Faculty and Staff, 2-4 p.m., Old Main 124

March 2023

  • Disability Awareness Month
  • Irish American Heritage Month
  • Women's History Month
  • March 7: UNCP Founders' Day
  • March 18: BraveNation Powwow and Gathering, 12 - 6 p.m., Main Gym of Jones Athletic Center
  • March 21: Safe Zone Education for Students, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Old Main 124. RSVP
  • March 24: Safe Zone Education for Faculty and Staff, 10 am - 12 p.m., Old Main 124
  • March 30: Women's Empowerment Summit

April 2023

  • Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month (at UNCP; celebrated nationally in May)
  • Autism Awareness Month
  • Caribbean-American Heritage Month (at UNCP; celebrated nationally in June)
  • Pride Month (at UNCP; celebrated nationally in June)
  • Scottish-American Heritage Month
  • April 3-5: Social Justice Week
  • April 13: Safe Zone Education for Students, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Old Main 124. RSVP
  • April 17: Safe Zone Education for Faculty and Staff, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., Old Main 124
  • April 24: Hispanic Student Graduation. RSVP required.
  • April 26
    • Denim Day
    • Lavender Graduation. RSVP required.

May 2023

  • Jewish American Month
  • Military Appreciation Month

June 2023

  • June 19: Juneteenth

July 2023

  • Lumbee Homecoming