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Office of Diversity & Inclusion

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  • The Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI) educates and supports students from all cultures. ODI believes in holistic education by empowering the MSUM community to challenge the status quo, dialogue in courageous conversations, and inspire the best from themselves and others with "grit, humility, and heart."

    ODI offers numerous scholarship opportunities to help students fund their education. Check out our Scholarships page to learn more and fill out the Fall 2017 Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship Application or the 2017 AOS Scholars Program Application.

    NEW for Fall 2017 - the Rainbow Dragon Learning Community! Visit the Learning Community Website for more information. Interested in applying for a scholarship to have your learning community fee covered? Apply for the Rainbow Dragon LC Scholarship!

    Interested in learning about MSUM's preferred name procedure? Find out more about Preferred Name.

    Members of campus hosting an event which supports the Office of Diversity & Inclusion’s mission can apply for the Diversity Events Fund.

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  • Student Senate motion to expand knowledge, awareness of diversity

    At our meeting on March 30, 2017, we (Student Senate) attempted to address a race-related issue. In doing so, an accumulation of ignorant comments were made that resulted in black students who were in the public forum to walk out. We recognize that the students who walked out were disappointed in what was said and […]

    Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month Film Screening: Moana

    Wednesday, April 19 | 7-9 p.m. | Langseth 104 Join us for a free screening of the film “Moana” with a facilitated discussion to follow. All are welcome! Free snacks will be provided.  Sponsored by the Asian Multicultural Organization and Campus Feminist Organization. Questions? Contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at diversity@mnstate.edu or 218-477-2652.

    Bobby Chakraborty presentation

    Thursday, April 13 | 4 p.m. | Intercultural Center – CMU 121 Join us for a workshop about addiction and how one can overcome battling addiction. All are welcome.  Questions? Contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at diversity@mnstate.edu or 218-477-2652.

    Korean Language Lesson

    Monday, April 10 | 1:30-2:30 p.m. | Intercultural Center – CMU 121 Join us to learn basic words and phrases in Korean and enjoy some snacks. The lesson will be led by Erica (Jinsol) Lee, a Korean student at MSUM. No prior Korean language experience required. Sponsored by the Asian Multicultural Organization. Questions? Contact the Office […]

    Slam poetry event scheduled for March 28 cancelled

    The slam poetry event scheduled for March 28 has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to offer the event at a later time. Questions? Contact Diversity and Inclusion at diversity@mnstate.edu or Kari Barnick at barnickka@mnstate.edu.

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  • Davies 5/31/2017 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    1:00 PM to 2:00 PM - Bridges Hall BR 0167 Planetarium

    Volleyball Camp 6/5/2017 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    3:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Nemzek NZ 0113 North Gym

    Men's Basketball Camp 6/7/2017 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    8:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Nemzek NZ 0113 North Gym

    Men's Basketball Camp 6/7/2017 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    8:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Nemzek NZ 0105 - Field House

    Women's Basketball Camp 6/8/2017 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    8:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Nemzek NZ 0113 North Gym

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