Megan M. Corrigan, SecretaryTilford Group118 Whitesitt HallPittsburg State University1701 South BroadwayPittsburg KS 66762
Phone: 620-235-4221E-mail: email@example.com
First Meeting to establish the Tilford Group at PSU on April 27, 2007
September 11, 2014Speaker:Restorative Justice. Rev. Thea Nietfield will come to speak on campus. The presentations and workshop will present differences between conventional and restorative justice; involve participants in practice circles, and offer application models from Kansas and around the world. Faculty members are encouraged to bring their class to 107 Grubbs Hall on Thursday September 11th at 2:00 p.m.Poster (PDF)
September 23, 2014Speaker: The Diversity Office will host Mercedes Ramirez Johnson, and inspirational speaker who talks about “second chance living” as their main Hispanic Heritage month speaker. http://mercedesramirezjohnson.com/ Co-Sponsored with the Tilford Group, the English Department, and the Office of Student Diversity
October 20-21, 2014Event: 2014 Micheal Tilford Conference on Diversity and Multiculturalism2014 Tilford Conference on Diversity and Multiculturalism will be held on October 20-21 at Emporia State University. Please mark your calendars. This year's theme is "Diversity Practices: Transforming Curriculum & Campus Life." Conference Poster (PDF)Register here! On Monday night, October 20th, there will be a speaker at the conference. Information on the Monday Night Speaker can be found here!Conference attendees: Jill Allen, Dr. Susan A. Carlson, Dr. Kathleen De Grave, Tami Hennigh, Dr. John L. Iley, Dr. Ananda A. Jayawardhana, Dr. Karl R. Kunkel, Josie Mai, Dr. Lynette J. Olson, Mrs. Deatrea S. Rose, Ms. Susan A. Schreiner, Meagan Smejdir, Dr. Benjamin O. Tayo, and Lee Young
November 2014Event: Native American Heritage Month(Poster)
November 3, 2014Speaker: Join the Office of Student Diversity for our Native American Heritage Month Speaker: Carmen Davis on Monday, 7pm in the Crimson & Gold Ballroom.Co-Sponsored with the Tilford Group and the Office of Student Diversity
November 13, 2014Speaker:Joy Harjo, poet and member of the Muskogee Tribe, is the author of many books, including A Map to the Next World, The Woman Who Fell From the Sky, In Mad Love and War, Secrets from the Center of the World, She Had Some Horses, and How We Became Human New and Selected Poems: 1975 – 2001. Harjo will be appearing at 8 p.m. Thursday, November 13, in the Crimson and Gold Room of Overman Student Center.Co-Sponsored with the Tilford Group and the Department of English
November 13, 2014Activity: BaFa BaFa cross cultural simulation will be held on November 13, 2014. The activity will be held in Grubbs Hall 103 and 113 from 3:30 to 5:00pm, hosted by Grant Moss and Harriet Bachner. This will be an excellent opportunity to learn how to conduct this fun cross cultural learning experience and to help your students extend their understanding about the complexity of integrating into a different culture.
March 24, 2015Event: PechaKucha. This event will be held at 7:20pm on March 24th, in the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts.
March 25, 2015Event: Reza the Illusionist will perform at 8pm March 25th, in the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts.
April 13, 2015Event STOMP. This event will take place at 7:30 April 13th, in the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts. Tickets sales begin February 16th.
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