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To support and promote the academic achievement, multicultural competence, social development, civic engagement, and retention of students from historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups at Syracuse University.

Latinx Heritage Month Calendar

In honor of Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month (LHHM), Syracuse University’s Office of Multicultural Affairs, within the Division of Enrollment and the Student Experience, hosts a series of events from September 15 to October 15 in collaboration with campus departments and student organizations.

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 Denice Frohman

Denice Frohman

Inaugural Potash LGBTQ+ History and Latinx Hispanic Heritage Month Keynote Denice Frohman.

Queer, Puerto Rican, Jewish award winning poet and activist Denice Frohman will perform her spoken word poetry on Tuesday, October 15 at 7pm in Maxwell Auditorium. For accommodation or information, contact or 315-443-0228.

Multicultural Family Affairs Reception

Multicultural Family Affairs Reception

Join us for an evening highlighting the long history of diverse communities at Syracuse University in a relaxed social setting at the Multicultural Family Affairs Reception. Saturday, Octobeer 19 in Bird Library, R. 550 from 6-8pm.  

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Spoken Word Poetry Institute

Verbal Blend Poetry Program invites you to attend there annual Spoken Word Poetry Institute on October 25 & 26 in Bird Library, Rm. 550.  All students are welcome.

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WellsLink Transitions Ceremony

16th Annual WellsLink Transitions Ceremony with keynote speaker Jose Antonio Vargas on Friday, November 1, 2019 at 4 p.m. in Hendricks Chapel.  For more information contact Huey Hsiao at

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"I acknowledge with respect the Onondaga Nation, firekeepers of the Haudenosaunee, the indigenous people on whose ancestral lands Syracuse University now stands.”

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Supporting Undocumented / DACA Students

Visit this website for resources to help DACA/Undocumented students and students with “mixed-status families”, where some family members are undocumented, navigate our campus community. 

Media Request Form

Please complete the following form to request an interview with a member of the Division of Enrollment and the Student Experience.

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