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MULTICULTURAL STUDENT AFFAIRS

Multicultural Student Affairs is one of four campus community centers (along with the GLBT Center, the Women’s Center, and the African American Cultural Center) housed under the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity (OIED).

Multicultural Student Affairs (MSA) researches, designs and implements unique programs that promote the pursuit of academic success, retention and graduation of students, with an emphasis on African American, Native American and Hispanic/Latino students. Our programs and services expand students’ cultural horizons while honoring their respective cultural experiences. We work to bring academic enhancement opportunities, cultural awareness activities and student leadership development to all students on campus.

Now Hiring a Graduate Program Assistant

Now Hiring a Graduate Program Assistant

Multicultural Student Affairs is looking for a Graduate student in Higher Education Administration, College Student Personnel, Counselor Education, Psychology, Social Work, or a related area of study. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Apr
19
Fri
2019 Asia Night (APIDAHM)
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Hosted by NC State’s Asian Student Association
Asia Night is the largest Asian cultural showcase at NC State.
This event is hosted by NC State’s Asian Student Association (ASA at NC State) every year as an Asian community tradition.

Come join us for a whole night of fun and exciting cultural performances on Friday, April 19th!

Contact: ncsu.asa@gmail.com

Apr
24
Wed
Free and Confidential STI/HIV Testing @ Talley 4132
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Alliance of AIDS Services – Carolina will provide FREE and CONFIDENTIAL HIV and STI testing today 1-4 PM. No insurance paperwork or appointment required.

Stop by and request HIV (rapid and traditional), syphilis, Gonorrhea/chlamydia, and hepatitis C testing. Free safer sex supplies (latex and non-latex condoms, female condoms, lubricant and dental dams) will also be available.

Free and Confidential STI/HIV Testing @ Talley 4132
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Alliance of AIDS Services – Carolina will provide FREE and CONFIDENTIAL HIV and STI testing today 1-4 PM. No insurance paperwork or appointment required.

Stop by and request HIV (rapid and traditional), syphilis, Gonorrhea/chlamydia, and hepatitis C testing. Free safer sex supplies (latex and non-latex condoms, female condoms, lubricant and dental dams) will also be available.

May
8
Wed
Multicultural Graduation @ Talley Student Union- Coastal Ballroom
May 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Multicultural Student Affairs will host the Multicultural Graduation Celebration to congratulate graduates in NC State’s multicultural community. The event will be held in Talley Coastal Ballroom on Wednesday, May 9, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. with a reception to follow. MSA hosts this celebration to allow friends and family to come together to recognize graduates’ accomplishments. Both May 2019 and December 2019 graduates are eligible to participate.

Deadline to register: 9:00 am on Monday, April 29th, 2019

Register Here: go.ncsu.edu/msagrad

Nov
22
Fri
NAHM: Dining Hall Event
Nov 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

UPCOMING EVENTS

Multicultural Graduation

Multicultural Graduation

Multicultural Student Affairs will host the Multicultural Graduation Celebration to congratulate graduates in NC State's multicultural community. The event will be held in Talley Coastal Ballroom on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. with a reception to...

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IN THE NEWS

Check out our latest articles and stories from the Diversity Digest and NC State News.

Placing Community at the Center

Placing Community at the Center

NC State’s campus community centers prepare students to live, work and thrive in our diverse world. They provide support for underrepresented groups to succeed on campus and finish their degrees here.

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Symposium Welcomes First-Year Students, Builds Community

Symposium Welcomes First-Year Students, Builds Community

On Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 137 students checked in to the 2018 Symposium for Multicultural Scholars hosted by Multicultural Student Affairs. Symposium is held each fall, the week before classes start, and provides an opportunity for incoming first-year students from traditionally underserved backgrounds to connect with campus.

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Renowned Author Sandra Cisneros Thrills Wolfpack

Renowned Author Sandra Cisneros Thrills Wolfpack

In collaboration with NCSU Libraries and the Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC), Multicultural Student Affairs hosted renowned author Sandra Cisneros on August 2, 2018. Cisneros, a poet, short story writer, novelist and essayist, explores the lives of the working-class in her work.

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Alternative Service Breaks Focus on Social and Economic Inequities

Alternative Service Breaks Focus on Social and Economic Inequities

NC State’s Campus Community Centers continued their partnership with the Center for Student Leadership, Ethics and Public Service (CSLEPS) on several Alternative Service Break (ASB) trips earlier this month. These high-impact travel experiences help students develop and enhance a value for public service, civic engagement and service-learning as well as engage in dialogue that explores and advocates for social justice issues locally and globally.

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The INSIGHT Into Diversity HEED (Higher Education Excellence in Diversity) Award measures an institution’s level of achievement and intensity of commitment in regard to broadening diversity and inclusion on campus. NC State also received the HEED Award in 2017 and 2014.

The INSIGHT Into Diversity HEED (Higher Education Excellence in Diversity) Award measures an institution’s level of achievement and intensity of commitment in regard to broadening diversity and inclusion on campus. NC State also received the HEED Award in 2017 and 2014.