Multicultural Affairs

Multicultural Affairs

The mission of the Office Multicultural Affairs (OMA) is to support the personal, academic, cultural and social experience of ethnic minority students and students from other historically under-represented backgrounds; promote the retention of ethnic minority students; provide opportunities for university-wide multicultural education, interaction and dialogue designed to support the growth and development of all students; and to provide individual support and advocacy to ethnic minority students through programming, counseling and advising.

Signature Programs

  • Ally Program
  • Heritage Month Celebrations
  • Minority Student Retreat
  • MLK Celebration
  • OMA Bowl
  • OMA Karoake
  • OMA Lunch Series
  • These Are Our Stories
  • Your Voices (Newsletter)

Other Services, Events, Programs

  • Academic/Personal One-ones
  • Individual Support Groups
  • Diversity Workshops/Training
  • Advising culturally-focused student organizations

Contact

Ms. Shannon Alford
Director, Office of Multicultural Affairs
Berns Student Center
(910) 630-7458
salford@methodist.edu

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