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SHP Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Corner 10.19.17

HELLO from the SHP Diversity and Inclusion Ad Hoc Committee and the DHS Diversity and Inclusion Committee. I am Sarah Hairston, the graduate research assistant working with both committees. This corner of the newsletter will be dedicated to committee updates, relevant events, and professional development opportunities. As the diversity and inclusion graduate research assistant my goals are to:

  • Start and continue the conversation around diversity, inclusion and equity issues;
  • Provide educational opportunities to promote awareness and enhance one’s skills to around issues of diversity, inclusion and equity;
  • Listen to the needs and concerns of faculty, staff, and students regarding diversity, inclusion, and equity;
  • Connect work to the Dean’s priorities around inclusion, the MU inclusive excellence framework, and to the greater community.

If you ever have questions or suggestions don’t hesitate to email me at


 Healing From Racial Injustices

Every Friday, August 25th– December 8th from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Multicultural Center



 Parenting in the Digital Age: Can Public Health Help?

Friday, October 20th at 1:30 pm

Leadership Auditorium, 2501 Student Center


For more information, click HERE.

Citizenship Too

Monday, November 20th from 3:30-5:00 pm

MU Student Center, The Shack

 A companion program to the Citizenship@Mizzou program, CitizenshipToo is designed as an interactive program for MU faculty and staff. Participants will share with and hear from MU students’ understandings of the meanings and significance of the university’s values.

 For more information, click HERE.

To register, click HERE.

EVICTED Book Club Discussion

Tuesday, November 14th from 5-6 pm

Student Center room 2206 B

For more information, click HERE.

RSVP by emailing Sarah at

 Professional Development Opportunities

 Recruiting & Retaining Diverse Faculty in Higher Education

Tuesday, November 7th OR Wednesday, November 8th

Memorial Union, Benton Bingham Ballroom (N214/215)





 Socially Just Campus Training

November 10th, 2017

MU Student Center, 2206 A, B, and C

The Social Justice Training Institute provides a forum for the professional and personal development of social justice educators and practitioners to enhance and refine their skills and competencies to create greater inclusion for all members of the campus.

For more information, click HERE.

To apply, click HERE. Applications are due on October 27, 2017.