WHAT? Turkey Lunch
WHERE? St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (202 10th St S in Moorhead)
WHEN? Thursday, November 26, 2015 from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
WHO? All are welcome to attend
HOW? Transportation will be provided from the MSUM Office of Diversity and Inclusion (CMU 114) to St. Joseph’s every 30 minutes beginning at 11:00 am
COST? Free! Read the rest of this entry →
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WHAT? Turkey Lunch
View the November American Indian Heritage Month Events at MSUM:
At the end of Hunger and Homelessness Awareness week and International Education week (November 20th-21st), MSUM’s Learning Communities and partners will be hosting the Dragon Days of Action. This event will feature many different activities designed to serve our FM community, as well as teach students about both International and Local Hunger and Homelessness. These activities include: Fasting for 24 hours (unless not medically safe), sleeping in cardboard boxes overnight (optional), international and local speakers on hunger and homelessness, community service with your peers, and an Oxfam America Hunger Banquet to conclude the event. Read the rest of this entry →
A gathering is scheduled for Friday, November 13th from 1:00 – 2:00pm in the Faculty Development Center for faculty and staff to talk about the Women’s Center and its important role in our community. Donna Brown will be available in the FDC for individual or small group conversations immediately following the session until 4:30 pm.
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion will be hosting a Safe Zone Booster Session on Monday, November 16, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. in CMU 203. We will be discussing the importance of language in ensuring an inclusive campus environment, with a focus on language for restrooms. You do not need to be Safe Zone certified to attend the booster session. You are welcome to eat your lunch during the discussion. If you have questions, please contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at email@example.com or (218) 477-2652.
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The Minnesota College Professionals Association (MCPA) will be hosting a Careers in Student Affairs Undergraduate Student Event on Saturday, November 21, 2015 at Hamline University from 9:30 am – 4:00 pm. The event will include three session time slots, lunch, a panel discussion, an opportunity to meet with local graduate schools, and an optional resume review. Read the rest of this entry →
The Office of Multicultural Student Services at St. Cloud State University along with partner institutions will host the 7th Annual Power in Diversity Leadership Conference, January 28-31, 2016.
Attendees to the Power in Diversity Leadership Conference are college students from institutions in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MNSCU) system and colleges from the region. Read the rest of this entry →
Wondering what a Pocahottie is? Come find out! Celebrate American Indian Heritage Month by listening to your fellow American Indian peers share their opinions on things like Halloween costumes, misconceptions, and more! Join us in the CMU Underground on November 5th from 6:30-7:30pm!
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion will be hosting a Women’s Center History session on Monday, November 30, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. in the MSUM Women’s Center (Bridges 154). Founding members of the Women’s Center will be at the session to share historical information about the need for the space, how they were able to create it, what services and programs it offered, and more. This session is free and open to the public. Please feel free to bring your lunch with you to the session. We hope to see you there! If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at firstname.lastname@example.org or (218) 477-2652.
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion at Minnesota State University Moorhead is evaluating its centers and services. If you would like to share your input regarding the MSUM Women’s Center, please complete the following survey by Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 4:30 pm: https://mnstate.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_8G01u1xtyD8qoOp Read the rest of this entry →
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion will be hosting focus groups regarding the Women’s Center. We would love to have your input! All responses will be confidential and groups will be facilitated by outsourced professionals. Pizza and refreshments will be served at each session. Free childcare will be provided at both afternoon sessions. There will be separate focus groups for faculty, staff, and students: Read the rest of this entry →
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion will be hosting a StrengthsQuest Workshop on Tuesday, October 20 at 7:00 p.m. in Lommen 0004. Free snacks and childcare will be provided.
Join us to better understand your strengths and how to use them to achieve your goals! This workshop will be facilitated by the Career Development Center.
If you have not previously taken the StrengthsQuest assessment to determine your Top 5 Strengths, please email email@example.com to receive a code and complete the assessment prior to the workshop.
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion will be hosting Mixed Blood Theatre for a performance of MINNECANOS on Tuesday, October 13 at 7:30 p.m. at Gaede Stage, Center for the Arts.
Mixed Blood Theatre is a regional arts organization devoted to cultural pluralism, individual equality, and artistic excellence. Read the rest of this entry →
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion has numerous exciting events this month!
Day of the Dead Workshop on Wednesday, October 7 at 3:00 p.m. in Comstock Memorial Union 101. Read the rest of this entry →
Ten Thousand Things Theatre Company will present Henry IV, Part One on Wednesday, September 30 at 7 p.m. in the Comstock Memorial Union Ballroom. The Ten Thousand Things Theatre Company production was featured as No. 4 in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine in their Fall Arts Top 20 round-up. The theatre company will also be performing at Rothsay Public School Sept. 29 at 7 p.m. and Moorhead Public Library at 1 p.m. on Oct. 1.
MOORHEAD – University students and activists marched through downtown Moorhead on Thursday night as they chanted, “Hey hey, ho ho, sexual violence has got to go!”
The “Take Back the Night” march, organized by Minnesota State University Moorhead and Concordia College, highlighted the prevalence of sexual assault and the stigmas faced by those who survive it.
North Dakota State University held its own “Take Back the Night” event in Fargo.
More than 40 people joined the Moorhead march north along Eighth Avenue and ending at Memorial Park. Police blocked off Main Avenue so the marchers could cross safely.
Thursday, Sept. 24, join fellow students and community members as Minnesota State University Moorhead and Concordia College come together for the Tri-College Take Back the Night event. Take Back the Night is an annual event that aims to bring awareness to and end sexual violence in all forms.
To start the evening, both campuses will hold separate events. MSUM will begin at 5:30 p.m. with live music and food; Mic Jordan will speak at 6:15 p.m.; a march around campus will begin at 7:30 p.m.; MSUM will meet up with Concordia at 8 p.m. on 8th Street and 7th Avenue in Moorhead; and at 8:30 p.m., the two campuses will march to Memorial Park (next to Usher’s House). Hannabah Blue, NDSU public health services manager, will be the speaker. Read the rest of this entry →
October 5 | 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. | CMU 203
Mark your calendars! Coming out week is the 5th though the 9th of October.
MSUM’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion would like to invite you to join us for our first Safe Zone training this year! Read the rest of this entry →
Asian Multicultural Organization (AMO) will have its first meeting Wednesday, Sept. 16 at 7 p.m. in room CMU 207.