Name: David L. Jackson
Major: History and Secondary Education
Frequent OMA Visitor
Name: Saydee McQuay
Year & Major: Junior Biology & Neuroscience with a Pre-Med Track
OMA Program: Dimensions Mentor
Shadow Day is an initiative of Seymour Elementary School and University College Dean, Bethaida Gonzalez, to get children thinking about college early. Shadow Day is an opportunity for our SU students to have a fifth grader shadow them for the half of the day to see first-hand what college is about. This year Shadow Day will be held Friday, April 22, 2016. If interested in volunteering please fill the below form out. If you have any questions please contact Carrie McDonald at firstname.lastname@example.org or 315-443-3292.
In collaboration with other units, Office of Multicultural Affairs develops and implements celebratory events commemorating Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month, Native Heritage Month, Black History Month, and Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month to give students and staff opportunities to learn about the many groups and cultures on campus.
Sunday, May 15, 2016
Schine Student Center
For more information contact Marissa L. Willingham at email@example.com
The BE Wise campaign strives to generate awareness of alcohol poisoning, how to avoid it, its signs, and how to respond to it.
Please send any feedback or suggestions you may have regarding the guide above to Disability Cultural Center at firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) and Office of Program Development will host a Multicultural Graduation Reception for graduating students and their families immediately following commencement from 12-2pm in the Schine Student Center, Panasci Lounge on Sunday, May 15, 2016. This reception gives faculty, staff, and undergraduate students an opportunity to welcome, recognize, and congratulate degree recipients.
Come and enjoy a wide variety of delicious food, while listening to light entertainment and creating memories. The event is free! To RSVP, PLEASE CLICK HERE by Friday, May 6, 2016. If you have any questions please feel free to email Marissa L. Willingham at email@example.com.
The Division of Student Affairs, Senior Vice President’s Council views Diversity and Inclusion as interconnected definitions shaped by a social justice framework. We acknowledge and appreciate the myriad aspects that make up the human mosaic. We value individual and group differences, and recognize that identities are varied and complex.
You are cordially invited to attend the 5th Office of Multicultural Affairs End of the Year Celebration on Sunday, April 24, 2016 at 3:00-5:30pm in the Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel & Conference . At the celebration, OMA will take the opportunity to honor students, who have demonstrated academic excellence and exceptional leadership through service both on campus and in the larger Syracuse community. The graduating seniors will be recognized and celebrated. Student performances will also be a part of the celebration.
Please RSVP CLICK HERE by April 21, 2016. Dress is semi-formal.
For more information contact Marissa L. Willingham at firstname.lastname@example.org or 315-443-9676
This year, the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) is holding its 5th End of the Year Celebration on Sunday, April 24at 3:00-5:00pm at Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center. At the celebration, OMA will take the opportunity to honor students, who have demonstrated academic excellence and exceptional leadership through service both on campus and in the larger Syracuse community. Student performances will also be a part of the celebration. Please mark your calendars!
Deadline - EXTENDED
Dimensions is a peer-to-peer mentoring program for selfidentified women of color. This program endeavors to create a sisterhood for its members through intentional dialogue and activities that support self-confidence, academic success, and cross-cultural engagement. Dimensions women strengthen leadership skills and their critical thinking to help support the communities they are a part of.
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We in the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) welcome all transfer students to Syracuse University and invite you to participate in OMA programs meant to provide the necessary support and guidance needed to encourage students to become members of a community respectful of differences. We encourage you to browse our website to learn about our program offerings. Please visit us in Suite 105 of the Schine Student Center, your “home away from home.”
Click here for a listing of all transfer student resources at Syracuse University.
STOP Bias is an educational campaign dedicated to preventing acts of bias on the SU campus.