You can open the Global Diversity Calendar in Outlook to display events from around the world celebrating diversity (this Global Diversity Calendar curated by Diya Khanna, a Diversity Equity Inclusion Consultant was listed as a resource in the Aleria weekly newsletter and mentioned in the December 17th Better Allies newsletter)

FileGlobal Diversity Calendar 2022.ics

 

You may also wish to add the BMindful calendar.  The calendar lists the major religious holy days where religious observers are likely to stay home from work or school. 

 

  1. Download the Global Diversity Calendar to your computer
  2. In Microsoft Outlook, click File, then Open & Export, then Import/Export
  3. Select Import an iCalendar (.ics) or vCalendar file (.vcs), then select Next
  4. Browse to the .ics file downloaded in step 1, select OK
  5. You will be prompted "Do you want to open this calendar as a new calendar or import its items into your calendar?" -- select Open as new or Import  - we recommend the Open as new option since there are a lot of events on the calendar and might be easiest to view as a separate calendar.

Download the Global Diversity Calendar.ics file to your computer

In Microsoft Outlook for Mac, at the bottom of the navigation pane click the Calendar icon

In the Finder, browse to the .ics file downloaded in step 1 and drag the .ics file to the Outlook Calendar grid or list

  1. Download the Global Diversity Calendar 2022 file to your computer
  2. Log in to Office 365 email at https://office365.uiowa.edu
  3. Select Outlook
  4. Select the Calendar icon
  5. In the left menu bar, select Add Calendar, then Create Blank Calendar
  6. Name the calendar Global Diversity Calendar and click Save
  7. Next, in the left menu bar, select Add Calendar, then Upload From File
  8. Select Browse, and navigate to the .ics file downloaded in step 1, select Open
  9. Choose your desired calendar from the dropdown menu - Global Diversity Calendar
  10. Select Import

We recommend adding the calendar as a separate calendar since there are alot of events and it may be easier to read the calendar and not fill your personal calendar

  1. Download the Global Diversity Calendar.ics file to your computer
  2. Log in to Google Calendar
  3. Select the + sign next to Other Calendars
  4. Select Create new calendar
  5. Name the calendar "Global Diversity Calendar" and click Create Calendar
  6. Choose Import & Export on the left menu
  7. Choose Select File from your computer and browse to the .ics file downloaded in Step 1
  8. Using the drop down menu in the "Add to calendar" section, choose the Global Diversity Calendar you just created
  9. Click Import

 

Article number: 
123701
Last updated: 
April 28, 2022
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