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General Information

McCarthy Center 504
Phone: 508-626-4645
Fax: 508-626-4087
E-mail: dbaldwin@framingham.edu

Events

Wednesday, 4/16
1:30pm – 2:30pm
Safe Space Training
Multicultural Center
Learn how to be a resource for LGBTQ students. Free lunch!

Wednesday, 4/16
4:30pm – 5:30pm
Diversity Dialogue: African DNA Project
Multicultural Center
Scientists now trace the origins of all humans to the region around Ethiopia. Today, many African-Americans are using genealogy to trace their family trees and their DNA though the African DNA project. Carlos Martinez, Visiting Assistant Professor-English and Ishara Mills-Henry, Assistant Professor-Biology &Chemistry, lead a discussion on this project.

Thursday, 4/17
12pm-2pm
Denim Day Patch Making
Multicultural Center
Wear denim with a purpose. Denim Day is a movement to protest Sexual Violence. Join us to make denim patches for Denim Day, 4/23.


Wednesday, 4/23
9:30am-10:30am
Dia
Multicultural Center
El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day), commonly known as Día, is a celebration of children, families, and reading that culminates yearly on April 30. The celebration emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds.

Wednesday, 4/23
1:30pm – 2:15pm
Diversity Dialogue: Denim Day
Multicultural Center
Student Leaders in Diversity lead a dialogue on the history of Denim Day.

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About the Multicultural Center
Diversity is a broad concept. The Multicultural Center is engaged in supporting diversity as it relates to racial/ethnic identity, nationality, sexual orientation, gender, religion, physical ability, teaching style, learning style, and political philosophy

Center Values
Welcoming: The center is open for all students.
Supportive: The center seeks to foster student development.
Safe: The center is a safe zone for all students-particularly underrepresented students.
Social: The center is a place where students can socialize with their peers and the FSU community.
Studious: The center is a space where students can do their work individually or as a part of a group
Active: The center promotes student engagement and participation in its activities.

Contact Information
Multicultural Center- Upper Mezzanine, Whittemore Library. 
9am-5pm: Monday-Friday. 
508-215-5863.

If you have any questions please contact:
Katherine Martinez
Director, Multicultural Center
Framingham State university
Kmartinez2@framingham.edu
508.215.5862

Framingham State University

100 State Street

PO Box 9101

Framingham, MA 01701-9101

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Phone: 508-620-1220