Dory Quinn, SecretaryTilford Group218A Russ HallPittsburg State University1701 South BroadwayPittsburg KS 66762
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September 15 - October 15, 2017Event: Hispanic Heritage Month
September 22, 2017Lecture: In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, the PSU Office of Student Diversity, Campus Activities and the PSU Tilford Group will present a lecture by Dr. Jose B. Gonzalez at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 22, in the Governor's Room of the Overman Student Center.Gonzalez, a professor of English at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, will deliver a lecture entitled "And I Thought Aliens Didn't Eat Rice & Beans: Poetry, laughter, social thought and the evolution of the word Latino." Press Release >>
October 23 - 24, 2017Event: The Michael Tilford Conference on Diversity and Multiculturalism will be held at Fort Hays State University on October 23-24, 2017. The conference provides an opportunity for faculty, staff, and administrators at Kansas Regents' institutions to discuss diversity in higher education.
The featured speakers are CNN Political Analyst, Lawyer, & Activist, Bakari Sellers, and Assistant Vice President of Student Affairs for Student Life & Title IX Coordinator at Fort Hays State University, Dr. Teresa Clounch. Website >>
NovemberEvent: Native American Heritage Month
November 7, 2017Event: Breaking Down Walls of SeparationThe Office of Student Diversity and Native American Student Association presents international recording artist Jonathan Maracle. Join us in the Overman Student Center U-Club on the first floor on Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Website>>
November 9, 2017Event: Poet Cornelius Eady, with the Cornelius Eady Trio for music and poetry, will be performing 8 p.m., Nov. 9, 2017 at the Miller Theater, Bicknell Center for the Arts; a lobby reception will follow. This event is organized by the Distinguished Visiting Writers Committee and co-sponsored by the Tilford Group. Cornelius Eady's website >>
November 9, 2017Activity: BaFa BaFa cross cultural simulation will be held on November 16, 2017. The activity will be held in the Governor's Room and Heritage Room, of the Overman Student Center from 2:30 to 4:30pm, hosted by Grant Moss and Harriet Bachner. This will be an excellent opportunity to learn how to conduct this fun cross cultural learning experience and to help your students extend their understanding about the complexity of integrating into a different culture.
February 1 - February 28, 2018Event: Black History Month
February 8, 2018Event: Make plans to join the Office of Student Diversity on Thursday, February 8, 2018 as we kick off Black History Month with our 3rd Annual Gospel Explosion. The event will begin at 7 pm with light refreshments being served from 6-7 in the lobby of McCray Hall. This is a free event and one where we gather together to enjoy inspirational speakers, praise and worship singers, soloists, and praise dancers! This is an event you won't want to miss! Please contact the Office of Student Diversity if you have any questions.
February 13, 2018Event: Beauty Shop & Barber Shop
February 27, 2018Event: Family Game Night
March 1 - March 31, 2018Event: Women's History Month
March 6, 2018Speaker: Lisa Tatonetti, Professor of Cultural Studies at Kansas State University, will be giving a lecture in the Governers Room of the Overman Student Center at 4 p.m. on March 6, 2018. The topic will be Intersections of Native American Social Justice and LGBTQIA+ Rights Movements.
April 5, 2018Event: Dr. Harriet Bachner and Dr. Grant Moss will once again host the Bafá Bafá Cultural Simulation this semester. The simulation will be held on Thursday, April 5th, 2018 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. in the Governor's Room and Heritage Room of the Overman Student Center.What exactly is the Bafá Bafá Cultural Simulation?The purposes of the simulation become evident as simulation progresses.The experience may:Create a situation that allows you to explore culture.Create feelings similar to those you encounter in a different culture.Provide opportunities to observe and interact with another culture.Please direct any questions to Dr. Grant Moss or Dr. Harriet Bachner.
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