NIH Diversity Calendar - April 2019

April: Celebrate Diversity Month

  • 2nd
    World Autism Awareness Day
  • 3rd
    Isra and Mi’raj (Islamic)
  • 7th
    Day to Remember Rwanda Genocide Victims
  • 7th
    United Nations’ World Health Day
  • 12th
    Global Youth Service Day (March 12 - 14)
  • 14th
    Vaisakhi (Sikh)
  • 14th
    Palm Sunday (Christian)
  • 18th
    Holy Thursday (Christian)
  • 19th
    Day of Silence (Students take a day-long vow of silence to protest the actual silencing of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students and their straight allies due to bias and harassment)
  • 19th
    Good Friday (Christian)
  • 19th
    Theravada New Year (Buddhist) (March 19 - 21)
  • 19th
    Passover/ Pesach (March 19 - 27)
  • 21st
    Easter Sunday (Christian)
  • 21st
    Festival of Ridvan (Baha’i) (March 21 - May 2)
  • 24th
    Armenian Martyrs’ Day
  • 26th
    Orthodox Good Friday
  • 28th
    Orthodox Easter
  • 29th
    Day to Remember Chemical Warfare Victims