Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month, dedicated to honoring the cultures, traditions and histories of North American Indigenous peoples. During the month, MSU rededicates itself to honor the Tribal sovereignty and governance of the tribes in Michigan, in particular the Anishinaabeg — Three Fires Confederacy of Ojibwe, Odawa and Potawatomi peoples.

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Diversity Research Network 

The Diversity Research Network (DRN) connects faculty of color and scholars interested in diversity research, to create scholarly communities, facilitate new interdisciplinary collaborations, and to advance the growth and visibility of research by underrepresented faculty as well as research on diversity across MSU.

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Save the Date: Excellence in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards Ceremony 

The Execellence in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards ceremony will be held on Feb. 13, 2023 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Kellogg Center. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for more information.

Learn about the award

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Report 

The DEI Report provides an overview of the compositional diversity of MSU students, staff and faculty and DEI initiatives occurring across campus. This year's report is a compilation of data and brief descriptive narratives for the academic years 2020-21 and 2021-22.

Read the report

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Strategic Report and Plan

The DEI Report and Plan provides recommendations to improve the campus climate at MSU and collaborate with the overall strategic planning efforts across the university.

Learn more about the plan