• Office of Diversity and Inclusion

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 several scholarship opportunities to help students fund their education. Check out our Scholarships page to learn more and fill out the Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship Application

    The 2017 Power in Diversity Conference will be held at St. Cloud State University from January 26-28. If you would like to have costs covered to attend the conference, please complete the following form: Power in Diversity Conference Application

    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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  • Office of Diversity and Inclusion Hosting Election Discussion

    The Office of Diversity and Inclusion will be hosting a discussion for students, administrators, faculty and staff to discuss the election, implications for society and the university, and how we can work together to bring about solutions to areas of common concern. Date: Thursday, November 10 Time: 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Place: Intercultural Center Please […]

    American Indian Heritage Month Events: Nov. 1-4

    Join us for this week’s American Indian Heritage Month events. Tuesday, Nov. 1 12:00 PM   Opening Pipe Ceremony (Library Porch) Laidman “JR” Fox, Spiritual Advisor from Spirit Lake Nation, will conduct a traditional pipe ceremony to welcome in American Indian Heritage Month on the MSUM campus. 2:00 PM     Construction of Sweat Lodge (next to Sustainability House, 9th […]

    Diversity Dialogue: Black Lives Matter

    Thursday, Nov. 3 | 4-6 p.m. | Intercultural Center – CMU 121 Join us for a conversation on Black Lives Matter and its connection to various movements in America’s history. Yes, all lives matter, but… it seems to be as though America is saying black lives matter less than another socially constructed race. The movement is not […]

    Dragons in the News

    Take a look at the news stories featuring MSUM in the last week. Kittens Recovering After Photographer Rescued Them From Brush Fire, The Huffington Post: “Talk about being saved by a whisker. A pair of kittens is on the mend after they became trapped inside a pile of burning brush in North Dakota, only to […]

    Diversity Dialogue: New Americans

    Oct. 27 | 3 – 4 p.m. | Intercultural Center – CMU 121 Facilitated by MSUM Professor C. Munene Mugi Questions? Contact Diversity and Inclusion at 218.477.2652.

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  • UMary MBB Shoot Around 12/2/2016 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    2:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Nemzek NZ 0105 - Field House

    MSUM MBB Shoot Around 12/2/2016 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    3:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Nemzek NZ 0105 - Field House

    Women's Basketball vs. University of Mary 12/2/2016 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    6:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Nemzek NZ 0105 - Field House

    Men's Basketball vs. University of Mary 12/2/2016 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

    8:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Nemzek NZ 0105 - Field House

    Minot WBB Shoot Around 12/3/2016 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    10:00 AM to 11:00 AM - Nemzek NZ 0105 - Field House

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