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Lantern New Year Celebration Features Area Students and CAAM Chinese Dance Theater Saturday, February 22, 2014, including Workshops, Dinner, and Performance
Area students have been preparing since November for the opportunity to perform with the CAAM Chinese Dance Theater dancers as part of the Lantern New Year Celebration at the University of Minnesota C...
2/12/14 at 9:11 AM Pulitzer Prize Winning Author and Historian to Speak at UM Crookston on Monday, January 20, 2014, in Kiehle Auditorium; "Civil Rights Then and Now: Reflections on the King Years" begins at 7 p.m. 1/13/14 at 2:24 PM
Excitement Builds Around Visit by Pulitzer Prize Winning Author and Historian Taylor Branch on January 20, 2014, at U of M Crookston 12/10/13 at 1:01 PM
Sherman Alexie to give lecture on campus
In his first book for young adults, bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into h...
9/10/13 at 12:19 PM Chi Sigma Alpha inducts 11 students 12/4/12 at 11:21 AM
D is for Difference
D is for Difference enriching our lives where lifestyles are many and openness thrives. DIFFERENCE. In many religions, everyone believes the same things, everyone behaves somewhat alike, accepting th...
8/15/13 at 4:02 AM Unity in Diversity 3/31/13 at 8:31 PM
Appeals court throws out petition seeking to stop Minnesota wolf season
Minnesotas Court of Appeals threw out a petition this morning seeking to stop wolf hunting and trapping in the state. The states inaugural wolf season was held starting last November. In dismissing ...
5/28/13 at 9:56 AM
A clinician who looks like me
The face of America, and the people who seek health care every day at clinics, hospitals, urgent care centers and emergency rooms, is becoming ever more diverse. But you'd never know it by looking at ...
5/1/13 at 3:10 PM
From KRP's The Ultimate Holiday Activity Guide. Here are some holidays that are observed in March and sometimes in April. The Christian observances of Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter, and the ...
3/28/13 at 7:33 AM Growing up Muslim - Life After 9/11 9/10/11 at 8:00 AM
Happy Holidays from Around the World!
By Sarah Hoffbeck Merry Christmas, Feliz Navidad, Happy Hanukkah, Froehliche Weihnachten, Joyeux Noel, Happy Kwanzaa, Gledelig Jul, God Jul! Whether your heritage is American, Spanish, Jewish, German...
12/14/12 at 1:18 PM
Top 10 ways to engage diverse communities : Youth Development Insight : University of Minnesota Extension
Top 10 ways to engage diverse communities : Youth Development Insight : University of Minnesota Extension. Top 10 ways to engage diverse communities ByJosey LandrieuonOctober 17, 2012 12:00 P...
10/17/12 at 11:10 AM
Meet our newest leaders: Part 3 of 8
Several new faces joined the Fargo Public Schools this summer in leadership positions. In our series on those new leaders, meet the new superintendent, Dr. Jeffrey Schatz. Why did y...
9/18/12 at 8:34 AM Meet our newest leaders: Part 3 of 8 9/13/12 at 10:47 AM
Do you know the Board? (Part 7 of 9) 2/28/12 at 8:30 AM
UND Diversity Advisory Council continues progress; President Kelley announces creation of Chief Diversity and Inclusion Position
The University of North Dakotas Diversity Advisory Council (DAC) has issued a report of its activities for the 2011-2012 academic year, along with a list of recommendations for further action. In resp...
9/7/12 at 8:08 AM New issue of North Dakota Quarterly asks: What is ‘diversity’ and why should we care? 4/18/12 at 2:07 PM
Time Out Week and Wacipi are next week 4/13/12 at 1:30 PM
Picking Up the Diversity Gauntlet
Talking about race in Dungeons & Dragons is a tricky thing. First of all, you've got a whole range of fictional races--elves, half-demons, part-angels, dwarves and gnomes--to choose from. And the...
6/6/12 at 10:00 AM
minorities in our schools and the bigger picture
I grew up in West Central Minnesota and then lived in the Twin Cities for many years. My family (my husband and three children) and I moved back to this rural west central communityabout two and half ...
6/5/12 at 1:37 PM
F-M residents dream big for Moorhead’s downtown
Story and Storify compilation by Meghan Feir MSUM English and mass communications Few can argue that downtown Fargo has proclaimed itself as one of the few places in the area full of culture and e...
4/24/12 at 11:08 AM Moorhead celebrates cultures 11/17/10 at 8:00 AM
Celebration shares culture
http://www.flickr.com//photos/67807810@N04/sets/72157629748214115/show/ Photo Credit: JESSICA FLEMING / Email Students from more than 40 different countries helped prepare the annual Celebration of Na...
4/4/12 at 8:20 AM Students celebrate Nepal 10/20/11 at 4:44 AM
A diverse history
Each week since September, this newspaper has published in its Tuesday edition a story in an ongoing Our Diverse Community: Inform, Educate, Unite series. We have received an overwhelmingly positive...
2/8/12 at 9:36 PM