Movember This is an annual event involving the growing of moustaches during the month of November to raise awareness of men's health issues, such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and men's suicide.
Islamophobia Awareness Month A week aimed at challenging social stereotypes and educating our community surrounding the Muslim Faith.
TBC KeeleSU World Festival - We are a diverse, exciting campus university which attracts students and staff from over 120 countries. We have thriving partnerships with universities across the Globe, which are influencing the work that we do and the opportunities our students enjoy.
4th Diwali - The festival of lights, also known as Deepavali or Dipavali, celebrated by Hindus, Jains, Sikhs and some Buddhists every autumn in the northern hemisphere. One of the most popular festivals of Hinduism, Diwali symbolises the spiritual "victory of light over darkness, good over evil and knowledge over ignorance."
11th/14th Rememberance Day/Rememberance Sunday - A memorial day observed in Commonwealth member states since the end of the First World War to remember the members of their armed forces who have died in the line of duty.
15th-21st Alcohol Awareness Week - A chance for the UK to get thinking about drinking. It’s a week of awareness-raising, campaigning for change, and more.
19th International Men's Day - This raises awareness of issues such as male suicide, men's health, shorter life expectancy, and male victims of violence.
19th Guru Nanak Jayanti - Guru Nanak Gurpurab, also known as Guru Nanak's Prakash Utsav and Guru Nanak Dav Ji's Birthday, celebrates the birth of the first Sikh Guru and Sindhi Community in Guru Guru Nanak. This is one of the most sacred festivals in Sikhism, or Sikhi and Sindhis.
20th Transgender Day of Rememberance - Also known as the International Transgender Day of Remembrance, has been observed annually on November 20 as a day to memorialize those who have been murdered as a result of transphobia.
25th Thanksgiving - Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated on various dates in Canada, the United States, some of the Caribbean islands, and Liberia. It began as a day of giving thanks and sacrifice for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year.
28th-6th December Hanukkah - Jewish festival commemorating the rededication of the Second Temple in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire. It is also known as the Festival of Lights.
1st St Andrew's Day - A day where Scottish people celebrate their culture, traditions and language.