We would like to celebrate with Dr. La Toya Kissoon-Charles from the Biology department in CNAS. One of her students, Trang Indigo won 3rd place in the poster awards at the recent Great Plains Limnology virtual conference! The virtual conference was attended by Dr.La Toya Kissoons-Charles’s 4 graduate students. Brenden Ryan and Leslie Hatch also presented posters, and Hannah … [Read more...] about CNAS faculty and students present at virtual conference
Via Springfield Public Schools - With the pending retirement of Dr. John Jungmann at the conclusion of the 2020-2021 school year, Springfield Schools has begun a nationwide search for a new superintendent. A series of community input sessions will be held on November 17 and 18 and all community members are invited to participate in the meetings, choosing the option and … [Read more...] about SPS seeking community input about next superintendent
Missouri State University is leading regional efforts in promoting the values of diversity, equity and inclusion. Through these efforts, Missouri State can increase access, success and equity among students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The university can also help develop the cultural consciousness needed to negotiate cross cultural differences. These … [Read more...] about Increasing access, success and equity
About Pi Delta Phi Pi Delta Phi, the National French Honor Society, represents the highest academic French Honor Society and the oldest academic Honor Society for a foreign language in the United States. It’s first Chapter was established in 1906 at the University of California, Berkeley. Today, it has more than 400 chapters with two representative chapters at the American … [Read more...] about Interested in being part of Pi Delta Phi?
To expand cultural consciousness and competence training at Missouri State, the Division for Diversity and Inclusion (DDI) and other organizations on campus developed efforts and training to be implemented throughout the year. The expanded training includes curricular modifications, participation by the university leadership team in the Facing Racism Institute and increasing … [Read more...] about Expanding cultural consciousness and competence training