Songs of Resistance & Civil Rights

African American Civil Rights Spirit in Song A new exhibit featuring songs from African American culture opened last week in the Art Annex of the Roland Dille Center for the Arts. The exhibit is free and open to the public, and continues through February 28. The Songs of Resistance & Civil Rights exhibit commemorates the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s […]

MSUM Faculty Member Dr. Phyllis May-Machunda Recognized for Outstanding Contributions to the Advancement of Multicultural Issues

The Inter Faculty Organization (IFO) has recognized Minnesota State University, Moorhead (MSUM) faculty member Dr. Phyllis May-Machunda with the Outstanding Contributions to the Advancement of Multicultural Issues Award. Dr. May-Machunda has dedicated her professional life to advancing opportunities and awareness on multicultural issues at MSU Moorhead and within the community. Dr. May-Machunda accepted the award and said, “I have worked […]

Why Treaties Matter Exhibit: Brown bag lunch and coffee conversations

There are two opportunities for faculty and staff to discuss this wonderful exhibit: Wednesday, Sept 24 from 1:00-2:00 pm and Thursday, Sept 25 from 3:00-4:00 pm in the Faculty Development Center. Join facilitators Phyllis May-Machunda and Donna Brown in conversations about ways to incorporate this exhibit and resources into various courses within multiple disciplines during its time of residency on […]

TOCAR receives Arc of Justice award

Training our Campuses Against Racism (TOCAR) was a recipient of the Arc of Justice award at the North Dakota Human Rights Coalition Summit held Nov. 9. Dr. Phyllis May-Machunda and Anita Bender were on hand to accept the award on behalf of the multi-campus initiative. The Arc of Justice award is named for a quote made famous by Dr. Martin […]