Tag: Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs

Feb. 6: Celebrate Black History Month at African American Read-In

Feb. 6: Celebrate Black History Month at African American Read-In

| January 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Black History Month is observed every February in the U.S. The Webster University Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs department invite the Webster community to participate in the 24th National African American Read-In on Wednesday, Feb. 6, noon – 4 p.m., in the Alumni House. This is the second year for Webster’s participation in the […]

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Human Rights Speaker: Andrew Jolivette, Tribal Historian for Atakapa-Ishak Nation

| November 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Join the Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs on Thursday, Nov. 29, at 7 p.m. in the University Center Sunnen Lounge for guest speaker Andrew Jolivette. The MCISA welcomes Jolivette in honor of World AIDS Day and the Year of International Human Rights (YIHR) focusing on the rights of indigenous peoples and stateless persons. Professor […]

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MCISA Presents iFest 2012 ‘Bridging Cultures’ April 13

MCISA Presents iFest 2012 ‘Bridging Cultures’ April 13

| April 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Celebrate the diversity of world cultures at Webster’s annual international festival, iFest 2012, “Bridging Cultures,” Friday, April 13, 4 – 7 p.m., in the Grant Gymnasium. The event will feature live music and dance performances from Spain, India, Thailand, China, Mexico and Southeast Asia and will include culture booths where you can learn more about […]

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Harry Brod: ‘Working From and Against Privilege’ April 5

Harry Brod: ‘Working From and Against Privilege’ April 5

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

What would motivate those from dominant social groups to join as allies in struggles for justice with those from correspondingly subordinated groups? How can identities of masculinity, whiteness and heterosexuality become the foundations to undo the structures of social privilege they embody? Harry Brod, author, scholar, and professor of Philosophy and Humanities at the University […]

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MCISA Hosts Toni Blackman March 28

MCISA Hosts Toni Blackman March 28

| March 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) and the English Department host poet and hip hop artist Toni Blackman Wednesday, March 28. In honor of Women’s History Month, Blackman will do a student workshop for writers and performers as well as a performance at 8 p.m. in the Sunnen Lounge. Blackman’s program, I Rhyme […]

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