• August

  • August 29th, 2018: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Training
    • Training for students who will be participating in the ESL Tutoring program.
    • Where: EDUC 114
    • Time: 3:00pm-6:30pm
  • August 29th, 2018: PoC (People of Color) Lunch
    • This lunch is intended for a time to celebrating diversity among faculty and staff.
    • Where: Heritage Room
    • Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
  • August 30th, 2018: ODI Open House
    • Stop by the ODI office during the Learning Commons Open House and learn about all the different activities organized for this semester.
    • Where: Learning Commons
    • Time: 2:00pm-4:00pm
  • September

  • September 4th, 2018: Safe Zone Training I, II & III
    • The Safe Zone Ally Program responds to the needs of the Mayville State University community. The goal of this program is to provide a welcoming environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender persons by establishing an identifiable network of supportive persons who can provide support, information, and a safe place for LGBT persons within our campus community. There are two sessions with the same content (level 1and level 2), so please chose the session that is more convenient for you.
    • Where: Library Quiet Room
    • Time: 1:00pm-2:30pm; 2:30-4:00pm
    • Register here 
  • September 4th, 2018: Safe Zone for Current Allies
    • Level 3 training for current allies
    • Where: Heritage Room
    • Time: 1:00-2:00pm; 2:00pm-3:00pm; 3:00pm-4:00pm (choose one hour).
    • No need to register.
  • September 6th, 2018: Vietnam Informational Meeting
    • An informational meeting for students interested to participate in the Vietnam trip.
    • Where: Library Quiet Room
    • Time: 6:00pm
    • No need to register
  • September 7th, 2018: Vietnam Informational Meeting
    • An informational meeting for students interested to participate in the Vietnam trip.
    • Where: Library Quiet Room
    • Time: 6:00pm
    • No need to register
  • September, 11th, International Cuisine Day: Flavors of Mexico
    • Join Chefs Bryan Karolus and Jesus Sandoval owner of  Acapulco Mexican Restaurant for Mexican lunch
    • Where: Campus Cafeteria
    • Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
    • No need to register
  • September 12th, 2018: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEO 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • September 13th, 2018: International Scholarship/Waiver Meeting
    • Where: Quiet Library Room
    • Time: 5:00pm-7:00pm
    • Only International Scholarships/Waiver Recipients
  • September 13th, 2018: Diversity Waiver
    • Where: Quiet Library Room
    • Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
    • Only Diversity Waiver Recipients
  • September 15th, 2018: ICC Monthly Trip to Fargo
    • This is a day-trip to Fargo ND. The van will arrive to the Fargo Mall, so students can shopping, go to local restaurants, and/or watch a movie.
    • The cost is $5.00
    • Where: Meet at the Campus Center entrance at 11am.
    • Time: 11:00pm-9:00pm
    • Limited seating, so please register here.
  • September 17th, 2018: Tres Vidas Core Ensemble
    • A chamber music theater work for singing actress and trio (cello, piano and percussion) based on the lives of three legendary Latin American Women: Mexican painter Frida Kahlo, Salvadoran peasant activist Rufina Amaya, and Argentinian poet Alfonsina Stormi. 
    • Where: Classroom Auditorium
    • Time: 6:00pm
  • September 19th, 2018: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEO 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • September 26th, 2018: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEO 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • September 26th , 2018: PoC Lunch
    • This lunch is intended for a time to celebrating diversity among faculty and staff.
    • Where: Heritage Room
    • Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
  • September 29th-October 27th, 2018: Skive College Visit
    • MSU will host Skive College’s students and faculty.
    • Where: MSU Campus
    • Time: All-day
  • October 3rd, 2018: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEO 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • October

  • October 6th, 2018: ICC Trip to Fargo
    • This is a day-trip to Fargo ND. The van will arrive to the Fargo Mall, so students can shopping, go to local restaurants, and/or watch a movie.
    • The cost is $5.00
    • Where: Meet at the Campus Center entrance at 11am.
    • Time: 11:00pm-9:00pm
    • Limited seating, so please register here.
  • October 7th, 2018: Mayville-Portland Community Potluck
    • An community event to celebrate fall traditions
    • Where: Mayport-CG High/Middle School
    • Time: 5:00pm-7:00pm
  • October 9th, 2018: International Cuisine Day: TBA
    • Join Chef TBA
    • Where: Campus Cafeteria
    • Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
    • No need to register
  • October 10th , 2018: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEO 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • October 24th , 2018: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEO 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • October 31st , 2018: PoC Lunch
    • The lunch is intended for a time to celebrating diversity among faculty and staff.
    • Where: Heritage Room
    • Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
    • Where: Meet at the Campus Center entrance
    • Limited seating, so please register here.
  • November

  • November 3rd, 2018: Great Plains Affirming Campus Conference
    • GPACC is an annual gathering of educators, students and community members to discuss issues related to LGBTQ+ inclusion and equality in schools and colleges.
    • Where: University of North Dakota
    • Time: All-Day
    • Register here
  • November 7th , 2018: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEO 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • November 10th, 2018: ICC Monthly Trip to Fargo
    • This is a day-trip to Fargo ND. The van will arrive to the Fargo Mall, so students can shopping, go to local restaurants, and/or watch a movie.
    • The cost is $5.00
    • Where: Meet at the Campus Center entrance at 11am.
    • Time: 11:00pm-9:00pm
    • Limited seating, so please register here.
  • November 13th, 2018: International Cuisine Day: TBA
    • Join Chef  TBA
    • Where: Campus Cafeteria
    • Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
    • No need to register
  • November 14th, 2018: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEO 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • November 28th, 2018: PoC Lunch
    • This lunch is intended for a time to celebrating diversity among faculty and staff.
    • Where: Heritage Room
    • Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
  • December

  • December 1st, 2018: MCC Monthly Trip to Fargo
    • Join the Multicultural Club for a trip to visit a local city. Stops will include the Fargo Mall, a grocery store and two different restaurants. The cost is $5.00 for transportation, personal expenses are not included.
    • Where: Meet at the Campus Center entrance
    • Limited seating, so please register here.
  • December 19th, 2018: PoC Lunch
    • This lunch is intended for a time to celebrating diversity among faculty and staff.
    • Where: Heritage Room
    • Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
  • JANUARY

  • January 7th  - February 1st, 2019: MLK Poster Contest
    • Express in an 11x17 poster what you imagine MLK would have thought about the importance of unity in our country? How might he have inspired us to get to that goal and what might the accomplished goal look like?
    • Where: Campus Center
    • Time: All Day
    • View contest guidelines and flyer
    • Register here
  • January 16th, 2019: Benjamin Gilman A. Scholarship Informational Session
  • January 21st, 2019: Reflections on the Common Good
  • January 24th-27th, 2019: Power in Diversity Conference
    •  The Intercultural Club will be attending the Power in Diversity Conference. This conference offers personal growth and leadership skill development to college students of color and underrepresented students through workshops, keynote addresses and programs.
    • Where: St. Cloud, MN
    • Time: All day
  • January 23rd, 2019: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEOG 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • January 28th – February 1st, 2019: Ally Week
    • Allies show their support to MSU’s LGBTQIA community.
    • Where: Campus
    • Time: All day
  • FEBRUARY

  • February 6th, 2019: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEOG 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • February 5th, 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented students to discuss weekly homework.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • February 7th, 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented and international students to discuss weekly homework or classes.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • February 12th, 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented and international students to discuss weekly homework or classes.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • February 11th  - February 28th , 2019: MLK Display
    • Display of MLK Student Posters
    • Where: Education Building entrance
    • Time: All day
  • February 13th , 2019: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEOG 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • February 14th, 2019; Message in a Bottle
    • Write a message, place it in a bottle, decorate it and then share it with someone special
    • Where: Campus Center
    • Time: 11:00am-4:00pm
  • February 14th, 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented and international students to discuss weekly homework or classes.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • February 19th, 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented and international students to discuss weekly homework or classes.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • February, 20th, International Cuisine Day: Southern Soul Food Flavors
    • Join Chefs Bryan Karolus, Darrell and Celene Randle owners of Daran’s Southern Soul Food and West Indian Cuisine Restaurant in Fargo
    • Where: Campus Cafeteria
    • Time: 11:30am- 1:00pm
  • February 20th , 2019: BIPoC Lunch
    • This lunch is intended for a time to celebrating diversity among faculty and staff.
    • Where: Heritage Room
    • Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
  • February 20th , 2019: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEOG 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • February 21st, 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented and international students to discuss weekly homework or classes.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • February 23rd , 2019: Feast of Nations
    • This is a celebration of culture, community and diversity. The banquet offers a taste of the world through skillful performances, cultural displays and delicious food. 
    • Where: University of North Dakota, Grand Forks
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
    • We have a limited number of tickets, so register by sending an email to Deni Winsand at deni.winsand@mayvillestate.edu
  • February 25th – March 1st , 2019: Ally Week
    • Allies show their support to MSU’s LGBTQIA+ community.
    • Where: Campus
    • Time: All day
  • February 26th , 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented and international students to discuss weekly homework or classes.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • February 27th, 2019: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEOG 300 classes volunteer at the new American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • February 28th, 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented and international students to discuss weekly homework or classes.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • March

  • March is Women’s History Month

  • March 5th, 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented and international students to discuss weekly homework or classes.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • March 6th –March 7th, 2019: Spread the Word to End the Word
    • This campaign asks people to pledge to stop saying the R-word as a starting point toward creating more accepting attitudes and communities for all people.  Language affects attitudes and attitudes affect actions.  Pledge today to use respectful, people-first language.
    • Where: Campus Center
    • Time: All day
  • March 7th, 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented and international students to discuss weekly homework or classes.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • March 19th, 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented and international students to discuss weekly homework or classes.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • March 19th, 2019: Strategically Leveraging Your Network
    •  Dr. Dina Zavala-Petherbridge will share information from her class with Dr. Stacy Blake-Beard from the Harvard Women in Education Leadership Institute. This session will focus on strategies for womxn to create a sustainable support network.
    • Where: Heritage Room
    • Time: 11:00am-1:00pm
    • Please register by emailing Deni Winsand at diversity@mayvillestate.edu
  • March 20th, 2019: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEOG 300 classes volunteer at the New American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • March 21st, 2019: Negotiation: An Essential Adaptive Leadership Skill
    • Dr. Dina Zavala-Petherbridge will share information from her class with Irma Tyler-Wood from the Harvard Women in Education Leadership Institute. This session will focus on womxn’s difficulties with negotiating in the workplace.
    • Where: Heritage Room
    • Time: 11am-1pm
    • Please register by emailing Deni Winsand at diversity@mayvillestate.edu
  • March 21th, 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented and international students to discuss weekly homework or classes.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • March 23rd, 2019: Womxen Self Defense Seminar
    • Learn self-defense law. Learn how to apply situational awareness to every environment to quickly identify and avoid threats. Also learn various combative principles and techniques used by Special Forces. Two sessions will be offered, make sure to only register in one.
    • Where: Luckasen Room
    • Time: 10:00am-12:00pm, Session 1; 1:00pm-3:00pm, Session 2.
    • Space is limited, please make sure to register here.
  • March 25th-March 29th, 2019: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Display
    • A display of indigenous clothing will be displayed in the fishbowl to bring awareness to the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women movement.
    • Where: Fishbowl
    • Time: 10:00am-4:00pm
  • March 26th, 2019: International Student Outing
    • International students who participate in the International Friends of Mayville Program will be enjoying an afternoon full of activities with their host families.
    • Where: TBA
    • Time: TBA
  • March 27th, 2019: Safe Zone Training I, II & III
    • The Safe Zone Ally Program responds to the needs of the Mayville State University community. The goal of this program is to provide a welcoming environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender persons by establishing an identifiable network of supportive persons who can provide support, information, and a safe place for LGBT persons within our campus community.
    • Where: Library Quiet Room
    • Time: 9:00am-10:00am, Level 1; 10:00am-11:00am, Level 2; 2:00pm-3:00pm, Level 3. 
    • Please register by emailing Deni Winsand at diversity@mayvillestate.edu
  • March 27th, 2019: New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment Tutoring Night
    • Under the supervision of Dr. Kelli Odden and Dr. Thomas Craig, the EDUC 381 and GEOG 300 classes volunteer at the New American Consortium.
    • Where: Fargo
    • Time: 4:30pm-9:00pm
  • March 28th, 2019: Study Tables
    • A gathering for under-represented and international students to discuss weekly homework or classes.
    • Where: Quiet Library room
    • Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • March 29th, 2019: International Cuisine Day—Urban Meets Indigenous
    • Join Chefs Bryan Karolus and Tanya RedRoad for a meal with Indigenous flavors.
    • Where: Cafeteria
    • Time: 11:00am-1:00pm
  • March 29th, 2019: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Panel
    • Join us for a conversation with the FM Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Human Trafficking Taskforce. The panel will share information about their current work in North Dakota, and how they are raising awareness and urgency to this crisis.
    • Where: Fishbowl
    • Time: 2:00pm-4:00pm
  • April 1st, 2019: A Night of Women in Music Concert
    • Join the MSU Music Department for a night of music. This year, the theme is teal to bring awareness to Ovarian Cancer.
    • Where: Classroom Auditorium
    • Time: 7:00pm
    • A free-will donation will be taken at the door.