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African American Studies Committee Film Series: The Help

African American Studies Committee Film Series presents The Help Film screening and discussion. Jackson, Mississippi in the 1960s is the setting for this movie that focuses on Black women working as maids for white women. They regarded them as second-class …

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Shattering the Silences Series: What do you mean you don’t celebrate Christmas?

  Shattering the Silences Series “What do you mean you don’t celebrate Christmas?” “An interactive discussion on religious pluralism” with Karen Aroesty Utilizing activities from A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE Institute, participants will engage in personal reflection on how MSU’s campus …

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Native American Heritage Month Events

Native American Heritage Month November 3, 2014 3:00 PM at South Mall (Strong Hall) The Cherokee Nighthawks Stickball Team Talequah, Oklahoma A demonstration of Cherokee Stickball, one of the ancestral forms of modern LaCrosse November 5, 2014 7:00 PM at …

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