Category Archives: Shattering the Silences Series

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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Shattering the Silences Series: Trail of Tears: Its History and Connections Today

A Native American Heritage Month event. According to the National Parks Service (2016), “The main (northern) land route of the Trail of Tears passes directly through the Springfield, Missouri area, where Missouri State University is located.” Join us to learn

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Shattering the Silences Series: Social Media: Expanding the African Diaspora

Shattering the Silences: Social Media: Expanding the African Diaspora Student Panel, Missouri State University Friday, October 21, 2016 3:30 – 5:00 PM PSU 313 Students discuss how they use social media to make connections across the African Diaspora. This panel

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Shattering the silences: Civil rights roundtable: Then & now

Meyer Library, Room 101 April 28, 2016, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Opening Speaker: Dr. Marlin Barber, History Department Moderator: Dr. Jamaine Abidogun, Diversity Fellow, Division for Diversity & Inclusion Shattering the Silences invites campus and community members to this roundtable to discuss

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Shattering the silences: The miracle with Tekki Lominicki, Actress and Director

Dancing Trees Entertainment in association with Shattering Paradigms Entertainment presents The Miracle a film by Jeffrey Jon Smith starring Tekki Lominicki You are invited to a showing of this award-winning independent film April 27, 2016 6:00-7:00 p.m. Glass Hall Room

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Shattering the silences series: Multicultural faculty & staff mixer

EVERYONE is invited to attend the Multicultural Faculty & Staff Mixer.  New Faculty and Staff get a chance to meet and mix with their colleagues, while learning about faculty mentoring opportunities, writing centers, faculty and staff organizations, and more. Come enjoy the

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Shattering the Silences Series: All Black Lives Matter Panel

Shattering the Silences Series All Black Lives Matter The All Black Lives Matter Panel bring together important and necessary voices who represent the diversity of black lives who are impacted by ongoing inequities and injustices in American society today. The

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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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