Tami Hennigh, SecretaryTilford Group218A Russ HallPittsburg State University1701 South BroadwayPittsburg KS 66762
Phone: 620-235-6584E-mail: email@example.com
First Meeting to establish the Tilford Group at PSU on April 27, 2007
October 24-25, 2016Event: 2016 Michael Tilford Conference on Diversity and MulticulturalismThe 2016 Tilford Conference on Diversity and Multiculturalism will be held on October 24-25, 2016 at Pittsburg State University. This year's Theme is "Cultivating Success: Why Belonging Matters." Keynote Speakers: Dr. Marche Fleming-Randle, Wichita State University and Dr. Terrell Lamont Strayhorn, Ohio State University.(Conference Website | Program | Videos of Speakers and Performances)
September 15 - October 15, 2016Event: Hispanic Heritage Month
November 2016Event: Native American Heritage Month
Event: Presentation of the film, The Cherokee Word for Water, an award-winning film inspired by the true story of the Bell Waterline Project. It tells the story of a rural Cherokee community's struggle against long odds to bring running water to their families by using the traditional concept of "gadugi," or working together to solve a problem. Time and date to be announced.Co-Sponsored with the Tilford Group, the Student Alliance for Gender Equality (SAGE), and the Native American Student Association (NASA).
Event: Planned is a reading and discussion group for Native American Heritage Month based on selections from an anthology of writings by contemporary indigenous women, called Every Day is a Good Day. The group will meet once a week in November and members will volunteer to participate in a panel discussion following the screening for the film, The Cherokee Word for Water. Time and date to be announced.Co-Sponsored by the Tilford Group, the English Club, the Student Alliance for Gender Equality (SAGE), and the Native American Students Association (NASA).
February 2017Event: Black History Month
March 2017Event: Women's History Month
Event: Planned is a showing of the film, Girl Rising, which tells the stories of nine girls from different parts of the world who face arranged marriages, child slavery, and other heartbreaking injustices. Despite these obstacles, the brave girls offer hope and inspiration. By getting an education, they're able to break barriers and create change. Time and date to be announced.Co-Sponsored by the Tilford Group and the Student Alliance for Gender Equality (SAGE).
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