Category Archives: Professional Development

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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Public Affairs Week: Dr. Edward E. Hubbard Presentation

Bridging the Diversity Gap by Building Healthy Communities and a Rich Campus Life Dr. Edward E. Hubbard Tuesday, September 15, 2015 9:30-11:00 a.m. PSU Theater This interactive session will discuss the importance of diversity’s role in, ethical leadership, curriculum design,

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SAVE THE DATE! 2016 Statewide Collaborative Diversity Conference

SAVE THE DATE! Statewide Collaborative Diversity Conference Inspiring commitment and driving collaboration March 16-18, 2016 Wednesday, March 16, 2016 – Student Day A specific day with seminars for students 2016 Keynote Dr. Maura Cullen Dr. Maura Cullen is widely considered

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Shattering the Silences Series: FIXED

Shattering the Silences Series: Fixed: The science/fiction of human enhancement A haunting, subtle, urgent documentary, FIXED questions commonly held beliefs about disability and normalcy by exploring technologies that promise to change our bodies and minds forever. Told primarily through the

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Social Media Kit: Statewide Collaborative Diversity Conference

During the Statewide Collaborative Diversity Conference, you can learn to take part in expanding diversity networks and creating a statewide community for enhanced recruitment and retention of underrepresented professionals, faculty and students. This is a three-day event designed to showcase

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Shattering the Silences Series: A dialogue – A conversation between James Baldwin & Nikki Giovanni

Shattering the Silences Series A dialogue: A conversation between James Baldwin & Nikki Giovanni A dialogue is a staged reading of a conversation between James Baldwin and Nikki Giovanni of the subject of race. Though the conversation was transcribed in

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Shattering the Silences Series: Giving Voice

Under the direction of Dr. Carol J. Maples, the Giving Voice troupe uses an engaging approach to address the many facets of cultural competence and bring diversity training to a whole new level. This workshop will use a performance forum

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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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Panel Discussion: Fixed: The Science Fiction of Human Enhancement

Shattering the Silences Expect. Employ. Empower. FIXED: The Science Fiction of Human Enhancement A haunting, subtle, urgent documentary, FIXED questions commonly held beliefs about disability and normalcy by exploring technologies that promise to change our bodies and minds forever. Told

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