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College Events and Diversity Calendar


February 2013 Celebrations

• National Black History Month (United States)

• 2 - Groundhog Day (United States)

• 2 - Imbolc (Wiccan)

• 8-12 - Brazil, Carnival

• 10 - Chinese Lunar New Year (China, Korea, Taiwan, Vietnam)

• 11 - National Foundation Day (Japan)

• 12 - Abraham Lincoln's Birthday (United States)

• 12 - Mardi Gras (United States)

• 13 - Ash Wednesday (Protestant, Roman Catholic)

• 13 - Lent begins (Orthodox Christians)

• 14 - Race Relations Day

• 14 - Valentine's Day (United States)

• 18 - President's Day(United States)

• 22 - George Washington's Birthday (United States)

• 24  - Purim* (Jewish)

 

March 2013 Celebrations 

• Deaf History Month

• Greek-American Heritage Month

• Irish-American Heritage Month 

• National Women's History Month (United States)

• 1 - St. David's Day (Welsh)

• 8 - International Women's Day (United Nations)

• 10 - Daylight saving time begins 

• 10 - Mothering Sunday (England)

• 17 - St. Patrick's Day (Ireland, United States)

• 21 - Naw-Ruz (Baha'i, Persia)

• 24 - Palm Sunday (Protestant, Roman Catholic)

• 25 - Feast of Annunciation (Christian)

• 25 - Passover* (Jewish)

• 28 - Holy Thursday (Christian) 

• 29 - Good Friday (Protestant, Roman Catholic) 

• 31 - Easter (Protestant, Roman Catholic)

Last Updated: 2/19/13