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.
Please note, the deadline for submission forms for Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month is August 15, 2016
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
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.
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.
The Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) will host Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month (LHHM) from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. The 11th annual program features musical performances, traditional cuisine samplings, dance parties and compelling speakers. This program provides the campus and local community with a great opportunity to reflect on, learn more about and experience the richness of Latino American cultures in our society. Click here for more information.
First-Year and Transfer students: to apply to become a mentee for the Fall 2016 semester, please click here to access the online application.
Family Affair Reception
Saturday, October 29, 2016
Schine Student Center, Panasci Lounge
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
An opportunity to be welcomed by faculty, staff, and students. Join us for this evening, highlighting the long histories of diverse communities at SU. Reservations required; contact Marissa L. Willingham in the Office of Multicultural Affairs at email@example.com or 315-443-9676. No fee.
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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.