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Pop Talks: Creating a Space for Tough Conversations

Posted On November 1, 2017
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The Multicultural Center upholds inclusion and promoting equitable learning environments through its many programs. One particular program provides an especially welcoming and visible platform for students to communicate and share their beliefs, Pop Talks. As this nation has become increasingly polarized, the possibility of fostering a healthy dialogue seems to be ever-shrinking. Fortunately, during… more »

Student Spotlight: Alana Burrell

Posted On October 31, 2017
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During the summer months, the Office of Student Life was quiet and calm, but one student leader would often stop by to liven things up. She would already start thinking about programming for the new 2017 fall semester at Clarkston campus, Perimeter College. Her smile would light up the room and her attitude… more »

Fall Heritage Months

Posted On October 6, 2017
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The Multicultural Center just wrapped up a series of Latinx Heritage Month events to celebrate the experiences of Latinx students on campus and beyond. Students celebrated their identities and learned from each other through both fun and serious activities: mingling, games, and delicious food; but also a faculty book discussion on the experiences of non-gender-conforming… 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 »