Multicultural Initiatives recognizes and supports our affinity groups through their annual events.
Welcome Back Meet & Greet
Latinx Heritage Month
During the month duration starting September 15 through October 15, we celebrate the cultures, contributions and resilience of Latinx, Hispanic and Latino-identified communities around the world.
Taste the World
Day of the Dead
Hot Cocoa Hot Topics
Hot Cocoa Hot Topics is an open dialogue to discuss current events or ongoing issues related to gender inequality.
HomeComing Out Day
HomeComing Out Day is an annual celebration of the bravery and courage of LGBTQ+ people for National Coming Out Day.
Black History Month
During the month of February, we celebrate and recognize the achievements of the African and Black Diaspora community in the US. Through educational conversation, social engagement, and giving back, Black History Month provides an opportunity to learn and come together.
Flags of Love
Flags of Love is a Valentine’s Day campaign designed to emphasize and showcase all forms of love.
Dominican Independence Day Celebration
On February 27th, we come together to celebrate and recognizes the rich culture of the Dominican Republic through food, dance, and games.
Chinese New Year Celebration
Chinese New Year is the Chinese festival that celebrates the beginning of a new year on the traditional Chinese calendar or lunar calendar.
Holi is a popular ancient Hindu festival that is also known as the “festival of spring”, the “festival of colors”, or the “festival of love”. It marks the end of Winter and welcomes Spring, so it is usually celebrated in March. People play with different colors and spend time with loved ones to celebrate the victory of good over evil as well as new beginnings!
Celebrate the talents of your own Merrimack peers as they compete to be crowned as most talented individual/group on campus.
An end of the year dance party to celebrate the all the achievements of the academic year.