At Imperial we mark and celebrate a number of equality, diversity and inclusion events throughout the year. This calendar gives you some general dates to bookmark for your own diaries.

If you are organising an event in College and would like to see it appear on this page or in our events feed, please email to let us know.

2021 - 2022

EDI awareness days

September 2021

Start of academic year 2021 - 2022

Rosh Hashanah (6 - 8)

BAME Early Careers Conference in STEMM & Business (10)

World Suicide Prevention Day (10)

Yom Kippur (15 - 16)

Bi Visbility Day (23)

October 2021

Black History Month

Dyslexia Awareness Week (4-10)

Dyspraxia Awareness Week (4-10)

World Mental Health Day (10)

Ada Lovelace Day (10)

National Coming Out Day (11)

International Pronouns Day (20)

ACE Week  (24 – 30)

Intersex Awareness Day (26)

 

November 2021

Disability History Month (18 November - 18 December)

National Stress Awareness Day (4)

Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas (4)

National Anti-Bullying Week  (15 - 19)

LGBTSTEM Day (18)

Transgender Day of Remembrance (20)

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (25)

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (25 Nov – 10 Dec)

Chanukah or Hanukkah (28 Nov - 6 Dec)

December 2021

World AIDS Day (1)

International Day of Persons with Disabilities (3)

Christmas (25)

January 2022

Holocaust Memorial Day (27)

March 2022

International Women's Day (8)

Women at Imperial Week

Neurodiversity Celebration Week (14 – 20)

Holi (19)

Nowruz – Iranian/Persian New Year (20)

April 2022

World Autism Awareness Day (2)

Ramadan (2 Apr – 1 May)

Vaisakhi (14)

Maundy Thursday (14)

Good Friday (15)

Easter (17)

Stephen Lawrence Day (22)

May 2022

Mental Health Awareness Week

Eid al-Fitr (2 - 3)

National Day for Staff Networks (12)

Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) (17)

June 2022

Pride Month

Stonewall survey open

Women in Engineering Day (23)

Windrush Day (22)

July 2022

Eid al-Adha (9 - 13)

International Non-Binary People's Day (14)

South Asian Heritage Month (18 July - 17 August)

August 2022

Summer break