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Fresh Fall Programming

Posted On September 1, 2017
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Welcome back! The Multicultural Center loved the turnout at Fall Welcome Week events. The cultural receptions and open houses at the Atlanta and Clarkston campuses were all an inspiring launch for this semester’s work.

This fall brings three new series in addition to… more »

We are now on Perimeter Campuses!

Posted On August 10, 2017
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The Georgia State University Multicultural Center is expanding its cultural and educational programmatic initiatives to Georgia State University – Perimeter College campuses to create engaging cultural experiences.

Providing services and programs to students on the Perimeter College campuses of Georgia State University is very important to the Multicultural Center. We are eager to connect with… more »

Welcome!

Posted On July 6, 2017
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Summertime brings many new faces to campus, as new and prospective students and their families embark on campus tours to learn about what Georgia State University has to offer them. The Multicultural Center loves this opportunity to represent our services around campus in order to welcome these new Panthers and their loved ones! Some tour… more »

Pop Talks are Back!

Posted On June 6, 2017
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The Multicultural Center is well known for it’s diverse programs and a fun environment. The Multicultural Center supports students aligning their purpose with personal and academic goals by building a culture that fosters multicultural competence, diverse learning environments, and community building. One of the ways in which we support students is through our Pop Talks,… more »

Cultural Humility & Cultural Competence

Posted On May 3, 2017
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The Multicultural Center never stops learning. The term multicultural is a deep well of a word, and to strive towards multicultural competence is to never stop learning from others about their own cultures, their experiences, their needs.

In 1998, Melanie Tervalon and Jann Murray-García published an academic article in the healthcare world that introduced the… more »

Student Spotlight: Quyen Chau

Posted On April 3, 2017
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When you walk into the Student Center East Administrative Support office, you will find Quyen Chau adding and reconciling numbers for the Center. As an accounting assistant for two years, he enjoys this type of work. It is no surprise that he is majoring in Accounting at Georgia State University, J. Mack Robinson College of… more »

A Day in the Life of the Multicultural Center

Posted On March 31, 2017
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Students who make their way into the Multicultural Center won’t simply be asked about their major or their career plans. Students can join in on a Pop Talk or a Community Conversation and will be encouraged to candidly disclose their opinion or experiences on any number of critical, often controversial topics that are brought to… more »

Gender as Culture

Posted On March 2, 2017
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The Multicultural Center is the place for both traditional and non-traditional notions of multiculturalism. The Multicultural Center supports, discusses and celebrate the widely-varied ethnic cultures represented by the Georgia State University student body. However, the Multicultural Center doesn’t stop there. The Multicultural Center expands its programs and services into the realms gender, sexuality, ability and… more »

Diversity in Literature

Posted On February 2, 2017
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Understanding the various cultures through literature, discussion and group learning is pertinent to maintaining the diversity on which Georgia State prides itself. There are many pieces of art that tell the stories of America’s past, highlighting both the dark and bright, all of which helps us as a community to learn, understand and adapt various… more »