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Diversity News

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    Southeast 2021-22 McNair Scholars Complete Summer Research Institute

    Eleven Southeast Missouri State University students in the TRIO/McNair Scholars Program recently completed a two-week Summer Research Institute as part of the 2021-22 McNair cohort. During the Summer Research Institute, students connected with one another and learned exciting new topics, including the importance of academics, mental wellness, financing their education and information about navigating the [...]

    Southeast Awarded $20,000 Grant for Advancing Racial Equity and Access Initiative

    Southeast Missouri State University has received a $20,000 grant from the Missouri Scholarship and Loan Foundation (MSLF) to be used for its Advancing Racial Equity and Access Initiative (AREA-I) through the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity. Southeast was one of 11 proposals funded by MSLF, and the activities designed in AREA-I will move the [...]

    Southeast Awarded Regions Bank Grant to Launch Diversity Peer Educators Program

    Southeast Missouri State University has been awarded a $5,000 grant from Regions Bank to support the TRIO Program’s new Diversity Peer Educators (DPE) Program, which seeks to develop student leaders in the areas of diversity, equity and inclusion, and to provide opportunities to support programming and events grounded in these areas. Trent Ball, associate vice [...]

    MLK Celebration Highlights Southeast’s Commemoration of Black History Month

    February Events Include Guest Speakers, Artists, Documentaries Throughout February, Southeast Missouri State University will celebrate Black History Month with several events highlighting Black leaders, including the annual MLK (Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.) Celebration, which will be held virtually on Feb. 10. This year’s theme is “Speaking to the Moment: Reconciling the Dream.” Nikki Giovanni, [...]


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