Multicultural Student Services

MSS News and Upcoming Event

October Calendar

Embracing Conflict

Monday, October 20 | 3:30-4:30 pm | Northwoods, MSC
Learn different approaches to conflict management, self-reflection and evaluation!

Co-op Showcase
Tuesday, October 21 | 4:40-5:30 pm | Northwoods, MSC
Want to land your next co-op? Learn strategies and tips from other multicultural students!

Phyllis Braxton
Intercultural Development

Monday, October 27 |  Ballroom B, MSC
Session 1:   2:30-4 pm
Learn about the intercultural development continuum to gain a deeper understanding of how people generally experience cultural differences, their strengths and needs to be more effective!
(repeat of September workshop and Keep It Real conference)
Session 2:   4:30-6 pm
Be part of a courageous conversation around cultural differences!

Scary Truth of Micro-& Macro-Aggressions: Halloween Edition
Thursday, October 30 | 4:40-5:30 pm | 306 Bowman Hall
Halloween costumes are supposed to be fun; but when do they become offensive or hurtful? Explore every day commonplace exchanges as they relate to race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ability and other identities and the negative impact they can have on the target person or group!

* All workshops sponsored by MSS, ASPIRE, Career Services & McNair are Lawton-eligible activities unless otherwise noted


Graduate School Luncheon
Wednesday, November 5 | 12:30-1:30 pm | Ballrooms, MSC
RSVP required to Kalvin Yang by October 31

National Student Exchange
Thursday, November 6 | 4:40-5:30 pm | Northwoods, MSC

Conflict Resolution
Wednesday, November 12 | 3:30-4:30 pm | Northwoods, MSC

Keep It Real 2 Conference
Saturday, November 15 | 10 am-5 pm | Ballrooms
Registration will be required (not currently available)

Bystander Training
Tuesday, November 18 | 2:30-3:30 pm | Northwoods, MSC

Foundation Scholarships
Monday, November 24 | 10-11 am | Northwoods, MSC


Inter-cultural Communication
Tuesday, December 9 | 7-9 pm | Maplewood, MSC

Conflict Resolution
Wednesday, December 10 | 3:30-4:30 pm | Northwoods, MSC

Dates To Remember

Safe Space Training
Tuesday, October 28 | 5-8 pm | 110 Jarvis Hall Science Wing OR
Monday, November 1 | 3-6 pm | Oakwood, MSC
Learn about being allies and creating a safe environment for LGBTQ individuals on campus.
For more information, contact Julie Miller

Contact Information

Multicultural Student Services
217 Bowman Hall
Phone: 715/232-1381
Fax: 715/232-1696

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8 am-4:30 pm

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