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Author Archives: Diversity and Inclusion

Faculty Workshop: Accessibility 101

As faculty we know the importance of making our course materials accessible to students; including individuals with disabilities. But how can we do this? This session will provide valuable insights from a visually impaired graduate student on how screen readers …

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Nigerian Public Affairs Program

Nigeria Public Affairs Program is a collaboration with Missouri State University (MSU), University of Nigeria (UNN), and the Center for Academic and Vocational Training for Special Need Children, Nsukka, Nigeria (CAVTSN) to improve and develop resources in Special Education, Disability …

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Junior Faculty and Mentors made Notable Impact at Statewide Diversity Conference

During the program’s inaugural year, junior faculty and mentors in the University-based Mentoring, Support, and Partnerships Program (UMSP) at Missouri State University joined the ranks of the state’s leading experts in diversity, equity, and inclusion, to present the following papers …

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Shattering the Silences: Microaggressions: Overt to Covert-Visible to Invisible

Microagressions: Overt to Covert-Visible to Invisible Thursday, May 1, 2014 9:00am Carrington Hall 208 Presented by Lela Panagides, Director of People and Organization Capability at Microsoft. Ms. Panagides gives her time and talents to various non-profit and governmental organizations which …

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