Programming

Programming 2017-2018

AUGUST

  • August 28th, 2017: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Training
    • Training for education students who will be participating in the ESL tutoring program
    • Where: ED112
    • Time: 4:00-7:30pm

SEPTEMBER

  • September 5th, 2017: International Showcase
    • Study Abroad Exhibition
    • Where: Campus Center Lobby
    • Time: All day
  • September 6th, 2017: Study Abroad Fair, UND
    • MSU students attend UND’s Study Abroad Fair
    • Where: University of North Dakota Campus
    • Time: 11:00am
    • Register here
  • September 7th, 2017: Belize Informational Meeting
    • Informational meeting about Belize’s travel abroad program to Belize
    • Where: Fishbowl
    • Time: 4:00 pm
  • September 7th, 2017: Norway Informational Meeting
    • Informational meeting about summer-2018 trip to Norway
    • Where: Quiet Library Room
    • Time: 12:00pm
  • September 14th, 2017: Belize Informational Meeting
    • Informational meeting about Belize’s travel abroad program to Belize
    • Where: Fishbowl
    • Time: 4:00 pm
  • September 14th-19th, 2017: Bracero Program Poster Exhibition
    • Exhibition honoring Hispanic History Month
    • Where: Education Building Hallway
    • Time: All day
  • September 22nd, 2017: International Friends of Mayville Dinner
    • Welcoming dinner for host families and international students
    • Where: Luckasen Room
    • Time: 5:30pm
    • By invitation only
  • September 29th, 2017: Dr. Emily Knox
    • Dr. Knox will conduct a series of activities for all campus community about censorship, academic freedom, intellectual freedom in the classroom, and trigger warnings as timely issues in higher education.
    • Join us for her keynote: "Censorship and the Power of Reading"
    • Where: Classroom Building Auditorium
    • Time: 10:00am-10:50am
    • For more information about Dr. Emily Knox, click here
    • Register here
  • September 29th, 2017: Lunch & Learn
    • Topic: Free Speech and Higher Education
    • Guest Speaker : Dr. Emily Knox
    • Where: Quiet Library Room
    • When: 12pm-1pm
    • Register here
  • September 29th, 2017: Banned Book Read-Out
    • Everyone welcome to read and/or listen to excerpts from banned and challenged books.
    • Where: Library Quiet Room
    • When: 2:00pm-2:50pm
    • Register here

OCTOBER

  • October 2nd, 2017: International Photo Exhibition
    • Photo contest for current MSU students who studied/traveled abroad
    • Where: Fish Bowl Room
    • When: October 31st- November 4th, 2017
  • October 14th, 2017: Canada Counts: Cultural Days
    • First trip to Winnipeg, Canada for students to enjoy a short international experience
    • Where: Campus Center
    • Time: All day
    • For more information about the event click here: https://mb.culturedays.ca/en
    • Register here
  • October 18th, 2017:  Lunch & Learn
    • Topic: How the Political Rhetoric is Impacting Student’s Lives, How They Experience Public Spaces, and How They Can Get Involved in Community Action
    • Guest Speaker : Dr. Andrew Pflipsen, MSU’s VPSA
    • Where: Heritage Room
    • When: 12pm-1pm
    • Register here
  • October 29th, 2017: Jane Mock
    • Where: NDSU
    • Time: 7:00pm
    • Contact Deni Winsand for transportation
  • October 28th , 2017:  Great Plains Affirmative Campus Conference
    • Theme: Narratives of Visibility: What Will Our Legacy Be?
    • Where: MASU Campus
    • Time: All day
    • For more information visit: www.affirmingcampus.org

NOVEMBER

  • November 13th  to 17th: International Education Week
    • Topic: Dismantling Misperceptions of Home
    • Study Abroad Exhibition
    • Where: Campus Center Lobby
    • Time: All day
  • November 16th: Lunch & Learn
    • Topic: Students’ experiences with micro aggressions and what can we do  to address micro aggressions whether they occur on or off campus
    • Speaker:
    • Where: Quiet Library Room
    • When: 12pm-1pm
    • Register here
  • November 20th, 2017: Winner of Photo Exhibition Announced
    • By email, and social media

DECEMBER

  • December 1st, 2017: World AIDS Day
    • AIDS Awareness Day
    • Where: Campus Center Lobby
    • Time: All day

Notes: This schedule does not include sponsored programming.

For information about these and other events or activities please contact any of the following members of the Cultural Diversity Committee:
Dina Zavala-Petherbridge:  dina.petherbridge@mayvillestate.edu
Sarah Anderson:  sarah.anderson.2@mayvillestate.edu