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In addition to MISA using its regular staff to coordinate and work the exhibit, they also extended a welcome for volunteers to Student Government Affairs and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People chapter on campus.

Students perform at ‘Exhibiting African American Culture’

Trinity Brown, Staff Reporter March 3, 2021

The University’s Multicultural and International Student Affairs division hosted Exhibiting African American Culture, an event meant to showcase African American talent and culture through the lens of...

Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend Exhibiting African American Culture, which will showcase African American visual and performance arts. Through this collaboration between SGA and MISA, the exhibition will allow students to widen their knowledge and show their appreciation for Black history.

SGA and MISA to honor Black History Month with exhibition

Elana Guillory, Staff Reporter February 23, 2021

In honor of the 51st Black History Month, students and faculty at the university are invited to participate in an artistic exhibit of African American Culture.  This month, the Office of Multicultural...

Mentors start social media photo contest

Mentors start social media photo contest

Joshua Archote, Staff Reporter April 30, 2020

Project P.U.L.L., a mentoring program aimed to enhance the educational experience of first-year students of color, has started a photo contest on their Instagram page @ProjectPull. The photo contest,...

The universitys office of Multicultural and International Student Affairs hosted a training regarding safe spaces. MISA invited the inaugural Associate Dean for Diversity and Student Affairs at the University of New Orleans, Dr. Desiree Anderson to administer the course.

MISA brings in guest speaker for Safe Space Training

Jacob Lofton, Staff Reporter March 11, 2020

This semester’s Safe Space Training marks the third semester the event has been held consecutively. The event was put on my MISA on Friday, March 6, and aimed to educate students and educators about...

Participants enjoy food during the MISA Holiday Celebration. The event was hosted on Dec. 5 and recognized students for their hard work and contribution to the university by handing awards.

MISA recognizes outstanding students

Maggie Tregre, Staff Reporter December 6, 2019

The Office of Multicultural and International Student Affairs’ holiday celebration brought together students of multiple backgrounds for a night of food, awards and community. On Dec. 5, MISA hosted...

Students discuss racial issues on campus. The Race Blame Game was held Oct. 22 and was sponsored by MISA.

Students and Faculty gather for “Courageous Conversations”

Samantha Gambino, Staff Reporter October 29, 2019

On Oct. 22 the Multicultural and International Student Affairs and the Department of Communication and Media Studies held a Courageous Conversations ‘Race Blame Game’. The forum was held to promote...

OSE host a new opportunity for students to resolve conflicts

OSE host a new opportunity for students to resolve conflicts

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter October 22, 2019

The Multicultural and International Student Affairs will be providing a platform for students to discuss interracial issues. MISA will host an event titled “Courageous Conversations” on Tuesday,...

Any member of the campus community can utilize the Food Pantry during its hours Monday through Thursday. The Food Pantry is always accepting donations.

Food Pantry aims to feed campus community

Jacob Summerville , Editor-in-Chief October 2, 2019

Located in Room 109 of McGehee Hall, the Food Pantry offers students, faculty and staff free groceries and toiletries. According to Feeding America, one in six people in Louisiana faces a struggle with...

At the Safe Space training students, faculty and staff were taught how to approach people of all different backgrounds.

MISA offers students and faculty Safe Space training

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter September 29, 2019

On Friday, Sept. 27 the Multicultural and International Student Affairs organization hosted a Safe Space Training. The event was part of a hazing prevention training for faculty, staff and students...

University Housing offers residents an option to sign a roommate agreement designed to reduce possible conflicts between roommates.

OSE breakdown: Multicultural and International Student Affairs

Gerard Borne , Staff Reporter September 25, 2019

The Office of Student Engagement has a separate branch that helps students from diverse backgrounds, cultures and nationalities . OSE works with a mission to strengthen diversity across campus through...

How can students be engaged on campus?

How can students be engaged on campus?

Prakriti Adhikari , Staff Reporter September 22, 2019

Besides academic achievement, extracurricular activities are an integral part of the university experience. Students can get engaged in various activities through different events, Greek life and organizations...

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