diversity

Come to Celebration of Nations

Posted by on September 26, 2019

Bring your family to the 10th annual Celebration of Nations on Saturday, Sept. 28, in downtown Rolla. There is no entrance fee to the event, which showcases and recognizes the cultural diversity in the Rolla area.

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Attend orientation keynote by Odell Bizzell

Posted by on July 31, 2019

New student programs and the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion will bring national speaker Odell Bizzell to campus during Opening Week. Join S&T’s incoming freshman class for Bizzell’s keynote address 4:45-6:15 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, in the Gibson Arena of the Gale Bullman Building.

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Outar named chief diversity officer

Posted by on June 26, 2019

Neil Outar, interim chief diversity officer (CDO) at Missouri S&T since August 2017, will become the university’s CDO beginning Monday, July 1.

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Professional development opportunity open to campus

Posted by on May 22, 2019

During Orientation Week, faculty and staff will have an opportunity to work with new students and establish that S&T’s value of inclusion is woven into the fiber of the community. Similar to 2018, faculty and staff will facilitate workshops with small groups of 20-30 students. Facilitators are required to attend one “Diversity Concepts” class and one “Facilitating Difficult Conversations” class. These classes are open to the campus and provide an opportunity for professional development and earning wellness incentive points.

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Facilitators sought for orientation workshops, wellness points available

Posted by on May 9, 2019

During Orientation Week, faculty and staff will again have an opportunity to work with new students and establish that S&T’s value of inclusion is woven into the fiber of our community.

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Tapestry highlights UM System campuses

Posted by on August 31, 2018

The Summer 2018 edition of Tapestry is out, highlighting creative and innovative initiatives that affect diversity, equity and inclusion efforts in the living, working and learning environments throughout the University of Missouri System.

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Professional development opportunity open to campus

Posted by on June 6, 2018

During Orientation Week, faculty and staff will have an opportunity to work with new students and establish that S&T’s value of inclusion is woven into the fiber of the community. Faculty and staff will facilitate workshops with groups of 20-30 students on Aug. 13, during the time that is usually reserved for a convocation ceremony. Instead of convocation, the 75-minute workshops will feature a mix of lecture, conversation, and interactive activity. Facilitators are required to attend one “Diversity Concepts” class and one “Facilitating Difficult Conversations” class. These classes are open to the campus and provide an opportunity for professional development.

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Get your ‘Miner Nation’ shirt

Posted by on April 2, 2018

The new student programs department is selling T-shirts for anyone to purchase. The theme of the shirt design is “Miner Nation” to represent S&T’s campus community. The front of the shirt features S&T’s logo and the back features a list of countries represented at the university, with the words “Miner Nation” highlighted. The idea behind the design is that S&T is a diverse university, we welcome all to our campus, and our ties to the world reach globally.

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Training open to UM System employees, grad students

Posted by on October 16, 2017

The University of Missouri System Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion will sponsor training with faculty from the Social Justice Training Institute 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, at the MU Student Center in Columbia. The training is open to faculty, staff and graduate students from across the UM System and will be capped at 60 participants. Applications are due by Friday, Oct. 27.

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Unity Day Oct. 22

Posted by on October 18, 2008

The annual celebration of diversity at Missouri S&T will be held from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22, in the Havener Center Atrium. This year’s theme, “Turn Down Your Stereotypes: Busting Common Myths,” focuses on confronting stereotypes through musical and dance performances, an interactive game, ethnic foods and a special feature of Perfect 10 Improv. […]

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