Multicultural Resource Center

Multicultural Resouce Center - St. Cloud State University

MRC Programming AY 2012 - 2013

Anti-Racist Pedagogy Across the Curriculum (ARPAC) 2013 Workshop

Award Winning Program
MnSCU Diversity and Equity Award 2012
New Innovative Practices in Diversity, 2nd Place

This workshop provides intensive training for faculty on how to incorporate anti-racism pedagogy into courses across disciplines, across our campus. This two part training will be led by nationally recognized trainers with follow-up meetings planned in 2013 - 2014 academic year. Participants will develop curriculum modifications for existing or new courses with implementation in future semesters.

May 15 - 17, 2013 - Week I
May 20 - 23, 2013 - Week II

Organized by MRC and Community Anti-Racism Education Initiative (CARE)
Sponsored by St. Cloud State University and Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU)


ARPAC info and registration

Event flyer

Registration and further information on ARPAC

Native Studies Summer Workshop for Educators (NSSWE) 2013 Workshop

Award Winning Program
MnSCU Diversity and Multicultural Division 2010
New Innovative Practices in Diversity Award

NSSWE is designed to increase the knowledge, sensitivity and awareness of Minnesota educators, administrators and employees on the histories, cultures and languages of the federally recognized tribes and bands in Minnesota. This high-quality professional development program will promote a greater understanding of American Indian issues and provide opportunities to critically evaluate educational materials and resources. The goal of the Native Studies Summer Workshop for Educators is to facilitate learning among teachers, administrators, and student service providers in order to increase the effectiveness of working with American Indian students.

June 17 - 21, 2013
Location - Perpich Center for Arts Education, Golden Valley, MN

Organized by MRC and the American Indian Center
Sponsored by SCSU MRC, SCSU American Indian Center, Perpich Center for Arts Education, SCSU Ethnic Studies Department, SCSU History Department

NSSW info and registration

Event flyer

Registration and further information on NSSWE


Fall 2012 Activities


MRC Lecture Series

Makoce kiƞ de teuƞḣiƞdapi: Dakota people, Dakota homelands
Iyekiyapiwiƞ Darlene St. Clair
November 1, 2012
Sponsored by MRC


MRC Collaborations

Global Social Responsibility Conference
October 22 - 25, 2012
Sponsored by: Social Responsibility Program in collaboration with Women's Center, University Programming Board, St. Cloud Technical & Community College, and School of Education
Co-sponsored by: MRC, Asian Students in Action, Anna Marie’s Alliance, Ethnic and Women’s Studies, Environmental and Technological Studies, Global Studies, Human Relations, Mass Communication, Multicultural Student Services, Sociology, and Theatre and Film Studies

Asociacion Pro-Busqueda De Ninas Y Ninos Desaparecidos
Searching for the disappeared children during the El Salvadoran Civil War
Ester Alvarenga
October 3, 2012
Sponsored by MRC, College of Liberal Arts, Latin American Studies Program, Faculty Research Group on Immigrant Workers in MN, Undergraduate Education & Student Support Services, Movimiento Estudiantil Chicana/o de Aztlan (MEChA), Ethnic and Women's Studies Department - Chicana/o Studies Program

MN "Photo ID Amendment" and Voter Rights Education
Kevin Lindsey
Panelists: Richard Cousin, Luke Tripp, Adrece Thighman-Nabe
September 25, 2012
Sponsored by MRC, Racial Issues Colloquium, Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, Department of Ethnic and Women's Studies, Research Group on Immigrant Workers in MN

Programming Archives

2011 - 2012
2010 - 2011
2009 - 2010
2008 - 2009
2007 - 2008
2006 - 2007

Updated Sept. 30, 2013
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