Events

The Office for Institutional Diversity and Inclusion events page features DEI happenings across the campus community and are primarily for current MSU students, staff and faculty. Please submit your DEI events using the link below.

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Oct 6

Democratic Engagement: Supporting Students as Engaged Citizens

Thursday, October 6, 2022 1:30 PM - Thursday, October 6, 2022 3:00 PM at Zoom

It is National Vote Education Week! MSUvote invites you to join the workshop.

Oct 6

Free Speech, Disinformation, and Democracy on Campus

Thursday, October 6, 2022 6:00 PM - Thursday, October 6, 2022 7:00 PM at Zoom

It is National Voter Education Week! MSUvote invites you to attend this workshop.

Oct 10

Register, Get Your Ballot, Vote

Monday, October 10, 2022 9:00 AM - Tuesday, November 8, 2022 8:00 PM at 110 Student Services Building, MSU Library, IM Sports East and Brody Hall

Spartans, Election Day is Tuesday, November 8! Are you ready?

Oct 10

Celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day

Monday, October 10, 2022 10:00 AM - Monday, October 10, 2022 11:00 AM at Virtual

Speaker: Don Lyons, Leech Lake Band of Ojibway/Mohawk of the Six Nations.

Oct 13

Screening Kit for A Song for Cesar Film Screening

Thursday, October 13, 2022 7:00 PM - Thursday, October 13, 2022 9:00 PM at Virtual or at MKAR

Join the conversation around this film by Abel Sanchez and Andres Alegeria.

Oct 13

College Student Voting and How to Leverage Campus Data for Impact

Thursday, October 13, 2022 7:00 PM - Thursday, October 13, 2022 8:00 PM at Zoom

It is National Voter Education Week! MSU vote invites you to join this workshop.

Oct 14

Replenish: A Program Celebrating Women and Femmes of Color

Friday, October 14, 2022 11:30 AM - Friday, December 9, 2022 1:00 PM at MOSAIC Multicultural Unity Center in the MSU Union

Replenish is a lunch series designed to foster connection and support for MSU students who identify as women and femmes of color. Held the second Friday of every month in Fall 2022.

Oct 14

Inclusive Campus Initiative (ICI) DEIB Campus Communities Monthly Lunches

Friday, October 14, 2022 12:00 PM - Friday, October 14, 2022 1:30 PM at Brody large private dining room and Zoom

Building on the momentum from the ICI summit, the ICI DEIB Campus Communities Monthly lunches are offered to professional MSU staff, faculty, administration and academic specialists.

Oct 16

The Leonard Gilman Symposium on "Jewish Perspectives on Reproductive Rights: Jews, Religious Liberty, and Reproductive Freedom in the United States" - Part 2

Sunday, October 16, 2022 12:00 PM - Sunday, October 16, 2022 1:30 PM at 303 and 305 International Center

Lecture and discussion by Dr. Gillian Frank

Oct 28

"I don't believe that I have been wanted": BIPOC Faculty Experiences of Overinclusion and Exclusion

Friday, October 28, 2022 12:00 PM - Friday, October 28, 2022 1:00 PM at Zoom

Dr. Joya Misra, Provost Professor and Roy J. Zuckerberg Endowed Leadership Chair, Department of Sociology & School of Public Policy, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Nov 3

SAVE THE DATE: Fall 2022 Raines Colloquium

Thursday, November 3, 2022 1:00 PM - Thursday, November 3, 2022 2:00 PM at MSU Union Ballroom

Join Dr. Sanders-McMurtry's talk: At the Root: Radical Acts, Liberatory Praxis, and our Quest to Support the Trayvon Generation.

Nov 4

MI ACE Women of Color Collaborative (WOCC) Virtual Luncheon

Friday, November 4, 2022 11:30 AM - Friday, November 4, 2022 1:30 PM at Virtual

Save the Date: Reimagine the Narrative

Nov 6

Women*s Initiative for Leadership Development

Sunday, November 6, 2022 9:00 AM - Sunday, November 6, 2022 5:00 PM at MSU Union

This Year's WILD Conference These is Amplify: Community, Culture, and Collaboration

Nov 17

SAVE THE DATE: November 17, 2022, The Ascension of AAAS

Thursday, November 17, 2022 12:00 AM - Thursday, November 17, 2022 12:00 AM at

Commemorating the MSU Department of African American & African Studies and its new space.

Nov 18

Inclusive Campus Initiative (ICI) DEIB Campus Communities Monthly Lunches

Friday, November 18, 2022 12:00 PM - Friday, November 18, 2022 1:30 PM at Brody large private dining room and Zoom

Building on the momentum from the ICI summit, the ICI DEIB Campus Communities Monthly lunches are offered to professional MSU staff, faculty, administration and academic specialists.

Dec 15

International Employee Resource Group: Potluck Lunch at Linton Hall

Thursday, December 15, 2022 12:00 PM - Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:00 PM at Linton Hall, Room 113

Join us in Room 113 at Linton Hall to bring your favorite food and receipt card with ingredient list! We want to learn more about your favorite foods and why they are important to you and your culture.

Feb 13

SAVE THE DATE: The Excellence in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards Ceremony

Monday, February 13, 2023 4:00 PM - Monday, February 13, 2023 6:00 PM at Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, Big Ten A room

Join the campus community in recognition of the exceptional and innovative contributions of students, staff and faculty in advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in teaching, research, programming, service, community outreach and organizational change. Stay tuned for an official invitation in December.

Feb 23

The 16th Annual Muslim Studies Program Conference

Thursday, February 23, 2023 12:00 AM - Friday, February 24, 2023 12:00 AM at International Center

Michigan State University is hosting an international conference entitled "Measuring Muslim Publics Curves, Columns, Spheres and Squares."