Multicultural Education and Resource Center
It's summer time! So here's the scoop about the MERC. Come on in and enjoy some of our FREE services!
- NEST: The Network for Education and Support of Tolerance. This is a room dedicated for LGBTQ+ resources for all people. You may borrow/check-out both books and movies and even just hang out. There are pamphlets, stickers, pins and other resources for grabs.
- GEAR UP: Federal program designed to significantly increase the number of lw-income students who are prepared to enter and succeed in post-secondary education. This is done by promoting academic excellence through a variety of locally designed and innovative early intervention services.
- Services: A safe place where everyone is welcome and can truly be themselves. Information and resources on diversity issues. Free printing, copying, facing and scanning. Free coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and snacks. Academic, career, diversity and social presentations/workshops.
- Diversity: Some of the diversity organizations that we have on campus are: ALLIES, Black Student Union, Latino Student Union, Muslim Student Association, Native American Student Association (NASW), Queers & Allies (Q&A) and Spectrum. If you would like more information about the groups you may search them on the CSE page for contact information and meeting times/dates.
- Jump Start: Initiative of the State of Michigan designed to improve retention rates of academically and/or economically disadvantaged students through networking opportunities and academic/career workshops.
Summer Job Opportunities
Isle Royale National Park is looking to fill various job openings for this upcoming summer season. Check out USA Jobs for full descriptions.
If you missed any of the exciting presentations during UNITED September 2018, you still have a chance to view them. Click here to view.
Click here for the Dean of Students Office procedure to request exemption of dangerous materials and open flame
Free Community Meal
Hungry? The Messiah Lutheran Church provides a free community meal the first Wednesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. Messiah Luterhan Church is located at the corner of Magnetic and 4th Street. More information on other community meals.
Transgender Coming Out
Your child is transgender, and it is okay video. Connor O'keefe addresses transgender children coming out to their parents.