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School Violence Research Discussion 11:00 am
School Violence Research Discussion
Oct 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Violence Research Discussion @ The Bridge 220 Townsend
Research discussion about collaborations between educators and school resource officers. The presentation is designed to integrate SRO’s into school settings while addressing issues of culture, climate, and collaboration.
Celebrate Ability Week: The Power of People Exchange 4:00 pm
Celebrate Ability Week: The Power of People Exchange
Oct 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Dr. Kathy Johnson, Director of the Confucius Institute at St. Cloud State University, has traveled to China over 50 times during the last 17 years as an advocate for people with disabilities. Her journey to[...]
Islam: Beyond the Myths, Breaking Down Barriers 7:00 pm
Islam: Beyond the Myths, Breaking Down Barriers
Oct 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Islam: Beyond the Myths, Breaking Down Barriers @ Trulaske College of Business, Cornell Auditorium
The Division of Inclusion, Diversity & Equity is pleased to serve as a sponsor for upcoming events that aim to explore Islam and Islamophobia. Amer F. Ahmed, Ed.D., will serve as the keynote speaker for[...]
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Safe Space Training 3:30 pm
Safe Space Training
Oct 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Safe Space Training @ Lafferre Hall W1004
Learn to be a resource for LGBTQ Students, Staff, and Faculty and how to work towards being an ally.
Celebrate Ability Week Speaker: Dartanyon Crockett 7:30 pm
Celebrate Ability Week Speaker: Dartanyon Crockett
Oct 4 @ 7:30 pm
Born with Lebers’s disease, Dartanyon Crockett has overcome incredible odds to become a world champion judo Paralympian. Free Event!
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Global Crossings 11:00 am
Global Crossings
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Global Crossings @ The Bridge 220 Townsend
Interested in teaching abroad after graduation? Join Traci Henry, returned Peace Corps Volunteer, who served as a TEFL Teacher Trainer in Nicaragua from 2014-2016. She will discuss her experience, current openings and earning a TEFL[...]
Fostering Cultural Inclusion Through Art 5:00 pm
Fostering Cultural Inclusion Through Art
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fostering Cultural Inclusion Through Art @ Memorial Union, Walt Disney and Benton/Bingham Rooms
This Thursday October 5, we will be hosting Hon. Ibiyinka Alao, the Nigerian Ambassador of Arts to the United Nations at a dinner in the Benton Bingham Ballroom, Memorial Union (N214/215) at 6.00PM, where he will speak on the topic “Fostering Cultural[...]
Four Front Presents: The Pulse That Never Stops Beating 6:00 pm
Four Front Presents: The Pulse That Never Stops Beating
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Four Front Presents: The Pulse That Never Stops Beating @ Student Center Room 2206ABC | Columbia | Missouri | United States
Four Front Marginalized Student Council Presents: The Pulse that Never Stops Beating. Come out to hear this powerful message of hope, forgiveness and the importance of diversity from Angel Colon, a survivor of the 2016[...]
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One Read Speaker: Baher Azmy 12:30 pm
One Read Speaker: Baher Azmy
Oct 6 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
One Read Speaker: Baher Azmy @ Hulston Hall - Law School
For students, faculty, and staff, it is important to be exposed to and aware of aspects of the world beyond their own daily experiences. To facilitate this understanding, and also to strengthen our campus community,[...]
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Mindfulness Monday: Being Present 6:00 pm
Mindfulness Monday: Being Present
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
What does it mean to be “present in the moment”? Bini B. Sebastian, a PhD student in Counseling Psychology, explores how to develop practices to support your overall well-being and connections with others.
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Startup Crawl CoMo 6:30 pm
Startup Crawl CoMo
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Are you ready to crawl? Meet some of the hottest startups from around Columbia and across the state. Crawl to various locations in the downtown North Village Arts District while eating, networking and having fun![...]
Edible City Film Screening and Panel 7:00 pm
Edible City Film Screening and Panel
Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Edible City Film Screening and Panel @  Leadership Auditorium, MU Student Center
Join the ELO and the LGBTQ Resource Center next Tuesday, October 10, at 7:00 p.m. in Leadership Auditorium for a free film screening of Edible City, and FREE PIZZA. This documentary introduces a diverse cast[...]
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Building Strong Credit 12:00 pm
Building Strong Credit
Oct 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Building Strong Credit @ Memorial Union Room 222/223
Come join us for our FREE presentation that will teach the basics of credit reports & scores, how to establish and build credit, provide free resources you can use, and answer any questions you may[...]
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Global Crossings: Teach Abroad in India 11:00 am
Global Crossings: Teach Abroad in India
Oct 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Global Crossings: Teach Abroad in India @ The Bridge 220 Townsend
The purpose of this series is to provide the opportunity for students to connect with one another while discussing diversity-related topics. The goal for this discussion series is to aid students in the understanding of[...]
Culture Vulture: Appreciation vs. Appropriation 6:00 pm
Culture Vulture: Appreciation vs. Appropriation
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Utilizing the concept of “culture vulture”, this event will explore the differences between cultural appropriation and appreciation. Sponsored by the Gaines Oldham Black Culture Center, Multicultural Center, and LGBTQ Resource Center.
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One Read Panel: How Fear Leads to Atrocity 5:00 pm
One Read Panel: How Fear Leads to Atrocity
Oct 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
One Read Panel: How Fear Leads to Atrocity @ 114A Ellis Library | Columbia | Missouri | United States
For students, faculty, and staff, it is important to be exposed to and aware of aspects of the world beyond their own daily experiences. To facilitate this understanding, and also to strengthen our campus community,[...]
True/False Film Screening: Voyeur 7:00 pm
True/False Film Screening: Voyeur
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
True/False Film Screening: Voyeur @ Missouri Theatre | Columbia | Missouri | United States
True/False is pleased to announce an off-season screening of the twisty-turny Voyeur, featuring legendary journalist Gay Talese while he investigates a Colorado motel owner who spied on his guests for decades. Directors Josh Koury &[...]
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IT Exhibition Meet & Greet Artist & Resource Fair 4:00 pm
IT Exhibition Meet & Greet Artist & Resource Fair
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
IT Exhibition Meet & Greet Artist & Resource Fair @ The Bridge 220 Townsend
Meet Tiffany McPeak, Artist in Residence at AccessArts and the creator behind the “It” Exhibit. Enjoy light refreshments while viewing the exhibit! There will be a panel where Tiffany McPeak will speak.
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Real Talk: A Conversation with Graduate Students of Color 6:42 pm
Real Talk: A Conversation with Graduate Students of Color
Oct 24 @ 6:42 pm – 7:42 pm
Making the decision to continue your educating can be difficult, complicated, and at times even isolating, particularly as a Person of Color. This panel is meant to assist Students of Color who plan on or[...]
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Investing Basics 12:00 pm
Investing Basics
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Investing Basics @ Student Center, Room 2206A
Want to begin building wealth? Come join us for our FREE presentation on investing basics! We will be covering what is investing, when you should start, common types of assets, and much much more!
MU Tonight 7:30 pm
MU Tonight
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm – 8:15 pm
MU Tonight is a late-night style variety show that features guest interviews, live music, and interactive audience segments.
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Transforming the Mental Health Stigma in College 7:00 pm
Transforming the Mental Health Stigma in College
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
The Panhellenic Association is welcoming Mike Veny, of Transforming Stigma into Strength, to speak on the mental health hurdles that college students face today. Mike will give insights to the stresses that college places on[...]
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