Inclusive Teaching, Mentoring and Research: Co-creating an Indigenous “home away from Home”
- Tuesday, February 11, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
- Strand Union Building, Ballrooms C & D - view map
MSU’s Office of Diversity & Inclusion, in conjunction with the Department of Native American Studies and other key partners, invites all faculty, staff, and students to a series of sessions focused on embedding inclusive practices, Indigenous knowledge, cultural understandings into their work with students to foster inclusive learning environments. Please register for this event below.
Date: Tuesday, February 11, 2020
11 am - 12 pm: Luncheon and Opening Remarks
12 pm - 2 pm: Workshop 1: Foundations for Practice: Applying Indigenous essential understandings
2:15 pm - 4:15 pm: Workshop 2: Effective Mentoring for Indigenous Student Wellbeing
4 pm - 5 pm: Reception
5 pm - 6:30 pm: Berger Lecture by Loren BirdRattler (The lecture will be live-streamed here.)
Attendees may participate in the entire workshop or participate in the individual session(s) that work best with their schedule. Lunch and reception will feature Indigenous foods.
While registration is required to attend these workshops, the reception and lecture are open to the public.
*In collaboration with the Center for Faculty Excellence, participants can earn 2 CFE credits for each workshop they attend.
*Attendance at Workshop 1 will fulfill the statewide faculty and staff Indian Education for All (IEFA) requirement.
- Office of Diversity and Inclusion