Multicultural Student Services will host two events

Multicultural Student Services will host two events

By Peggy Jerabek
Multicultural Student Services

Multicultural Student Services has two events coming up in the next few weeks for students.

Multicultural Student Services Fall Retreat will be held from Saturday, Sept. 30, to Sunday, Oct. 1, at Camp Friendship in Annandale, Minn. Sign-up deadline is today, Monday, Sept. 18, in the MSS office, Room 106, Murray-Herrick Campus Center.

This year's retreat theme, "Growing and Learning Together," provides a focus on promoting personal growth and awareness of diversity. Students will have the chance to build relationships with other students and staff, participate in active dialogue using MSS resources and personal reflection, while participating in fun and relaxing activities.

A $60 refundable deposit is required at sign up to reserve your spot.

Homecoming event and opportunity to purchase reduced-priced India.Arie concert tickets
While at Taste of Saints, be sure to visit the African-American Alumni Hospitality Tent, a new venue that celebrates our diversity. The tent will feature activities designed to welcome diverse groups of alumni and current students. The activities are co-sponsored by the African-American/African Alumni Partnership, the Office for Institutional Diversity and Multicultural Student Services.

At 1 p.m., cheer with other Tommies of all ages as St. Thomas takes on Augsburg at Palmer Field, O'Shaughnessy Stadium.

Continue the excitement of the day with students, faculty and staff for an evening of inspiring, powerful and meaningful music that will encourage attendees to change our world. India.Arie tickets are available for $10 ($55 value) starting today from MSS in Murray-Herrick Campus Center. Forty-five tickets are available. St. Thomas students who attend the MSS Fall Retreat will have the first opportunity to buy tickets. This event is co-sponsored by Multicultural Student Services, Office for Institutional Diversity and the Dean of Students Office.