Category Archives: Diversity Initiatives

Faculty Training: Cultural Consciousness in the Classroom

Our university partners in the Lumina Project 2025 designed a cultural consciousness in the classroom training series to promote college readiness, enrollment and persistence efforts for low-income students from historically underrepresented groups including first generation students. Diversity training for key

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Shattering the Silences: Seizing Freedom

    Presentation by Dr. David Roediger, Foundation Distinguished Professor of American Studies and History at Kansas University. He is the author of Seizing Freedom: Slave Emancipation and Liberty for All. New York: Verso, 2014; and co-author of The Production of Difference: Race

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Scholar 2 Scholar provides opportunities for undergraduate research

Missouri State University’s Scholar 2 Scholar program is accepting applications for the 2017-18 academic year. Established to provide collaborative research experiences through matching undergraduate students with faculty mentors, Scholar 2 Scholar is a campus-wide research initiative that empowers students who

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Black History Month 2017

Black History Month 2017 Sponsored by Multicultural Programs in collaboration with The Diversity Fund, SAC, Untamed Tongues, Association of Black Collegians, NPHC, African Student Association, NAACP, F.A.I.T.H Ministries and HIS Legacy Feb 2 Lunch and learn: History of Springfield’s black

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