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MRC CULTURE CONNECTS Congratulations to our November CULTURE CONNECTS Grant Recipients: Asian Student Union (ASU)
MRC CULTURE CONNECTS Congratulations to our November CULTURE CONNECTS Grant Recipients: Asian Student Union (ASU)

MRC CULTURE CONNECTS

MRC CULTURE CONNECTS Congratulations to our November CULTURE CONNECTS Grant Recipients: Asian Student Union (ASU) BU
MRC CULTURE CONNECTS Congratulations to our November CULTURE CONNECTS Grant Recipients: Asian Student Union (ASU) BU

Congratulations to our November CULTURE CONNECTS Grant Recipients:

Asian Student Union (ASU) BU Gospel Choir Binghamton University Japanese Association (BUJA) Caribbean Student Association (CSA) International Connection (IC) Nukporfe The Juvenile Urban Multicultural Program (J.U.M.P. Nation) **We will NOT accept Culture Connects Grant applications for December.**

GOOD NEWS

The Multicultural Resource Center is excited to announce that the MRC Speaking Up and Getting Support program proposals were accepted by both the 2015 NASPA Mental Health Conference and the 2015 ACPA Conference. Dr. Nicole Sirju-Johnson, MRC Director and Mengchen Huang, MRC Program Coordinator will be presenting at both conferences!

Dr. Nicole Sirju-Johnson, MRC Director and Mengchen Huang, MRC Program Coordinator will be presenting at both

MRC News & Announcements

MRC News & Announcements Do You Want to be on a TV Talk Show!? Join the
Do You Want to be on a TV Talk Show!? Join the MRC’s Diversity Talk
Do You Want to be on a TV Talk Show!?
Join the MRC’s Diversity Talk Show
The Multicultural Resource Center is looking for students to
participate in the MRC Diversity Talk Show produced by
Binghamton Television BTV6. The shows will be filmed on
Wednesday (November 19th.) from 5-6 pm at the BTV6 station.
If you are interested in participating on one of the shows or have
suggestions for topics , please email Mengchen Huang, MRC
Program Coordinator at mhuang@binghamton.edu or call
607-777-6071.
To watch the past episodes, please visit the MRC website
mrc.binghamton.edu or the MRC YouTube Channel
Multicultural Resource Center BU.
the MRC YouTube Channel Multicultural Resource Center BU. Stay tuned for upcoming cultural events! Like the

Stay tuned for upcoming cultural events! Like the MRC Facebook Page: Multicultural Resource at BU and visit our website mrc.binghamton.edu to be subscribe d to our email listserv.

MRC News & Announcements

MRC News & Announcements Global Fiesta Sign-Up for Student Organizations! The Multicultural Resource Center would like

Global Fiesta Sign-Up for Student Organizations!

The Multicultural Resource Center would like to invite all cultural student organizations to Global Fiesta 2014. This is a free event and open to the entire BU community. It is a great opportunity for student organizations to participate and showcase their culture’s holidays and festivities. Student organizations can choose to put on a stage performance such as singing and dancing, or do a presentation on a cultural holiday, or simply table with an interactive activity. The MRC will award $100 to two of the best participating organizations. If your organization is interested in participating, please email Mengchen Huang, MRC Program Coordinator at mhuang@binghamton.edu by Sunday, November 23rd.

Global Fiesta Volunteers Needed!

The Multicultural Resource Center is looking for volunteers to help with the Global Fiesta anytime between 10 am to 7 pm on Thursday, December 4th. We will need help with the event set-up, food serving, ID scanning, survey distributing, and clean-up. If you are interested in volunteering, please email Yang Xu, MRC Graduate Assistant at

yxu57@binghamton.edu.

Cultural Event Announcements

Cultural Event Announcements CORAZON DE DAHLIA When : Thursday November 6th at 7:30PM Where : Fine

CORAZON DE DAHLIA

When: Thursday November 6th at 7:30PM

Where: Fine Arts 258

Corazon de Dahlia is a free after school program that provides books, computers, and games to children who may not have them at home. Come join them on movie night and watch a film about the fascinating lives and stories of taxi drivers in Lima, Peru!

fascinating lives and stories of taxi drivers in Lima, Peru! BACK TO THE MOTHERLAND When :

BACK TO THE MOTHERLAND

When: Friday, November 7 th

7:00 PM to 1:00 AM

Where: Old Union Hall

Join Uyai Nnua as they host their first annual banquet with a theme that will bring us to various parts of the world. This dance drama will have you on the edge of your seats. Food will be served at this event. Cost for the event is $3 with a canned item and $4 without one. All canned items will be donated to a local shelter or soup kitchen.

items will be donated to a local shelter or soup kitchen. KOREAN BANQUET When : Friday,

KOREAN BANQUET

When: Friday, November 7th from 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM Where: Mandela Room

The annual Korean Banquet is here! One of KASA's biggest events is finally back and you don't want to miss out! We will be providing delicious Korean food as well as amazing performances to watch such like "KASA Moda," "Sul-Poong" and many more!

Cultural Event Announcements

PALESTINIAN ORPHAN SUPPORT

When: Saturday, November 8th at 6:30 PM Where: Old Union Hall

Catered food from Moghul will be served. $3 Student tickets $7 Single tickets (community/faculty) $15 Group tickets for Family of 3 or More

$15 Group tickets for Family of 3 or More MISS ASIA When : Saturday November 08
$15 Group tickets for Family of 3 or More MISS ASIA When : Saturday November 08

MISS ASIA

When: Saturday November 08 th at 7:30 PM Where: Mandela Room

Miss Asia is a beauty pageant where ladies from different Asian countries are brought together to showcase Asian heritage, culture, and beauty.

Everyone is welcome to our biggest event of the Fall semester to discover the diverse cultures of Asia and support the contestants. Tickets will be $8 in advanced and $10 at the door. Catered Food from Phuong Nam will be served!

at the door. Catered Food from Phuong Nam will be served! MEGA CHALLAH BAKE When :

MEGA CHALLAH BAKE

When: Thursday November 13th at 7:00 PM Where: Mandela Room

Learn how to mix, knead, shape and bake the world's most delicious bread. Make two - one for you and one to share the spirit and give to someone in need or a friend.

For BU Students: $3 with advance RSVP or $5 at the door

For BU Students: $3 with advance RSVP or $5 at the door GUESS WHO !? Join

GUESS WHO !?

Join RA Dave and Danielle and the Multicultural Resource Center for a classic game. Wegman subs will be served. FREE and open to ALL.

When: Thursday, November 13th at 6 pm

Where: CIW Common

Cultural Event Announcements

Cultural Event Announcements BINGHAMTON’S GOT TALENT When : Friday, November 14th, 6:45PM Where : Mandela Room

BINGHAMTON’S GOT TALENT

When: Friday, November 14th, 6:45PM

Where: Mandela Room

International Connection’s International Night will have various performances by the the talented groups competing for our grand prize, a cultural themed fashion show, and let's not forget about the food!

Advanced tickets are $7

THE NATIONAL ACROBATS OF THE

PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA When: Monday, November 17th , 7:30 to 9:30 PM Where: Anderson Center for the Arts

The National Acrobats of The People’s Republic of China 2014 was founded in 1951 and has been one of the most acclaimed acrobatic troupes in China.

General Public: $45, BU faculty/staff: $40, Students: $22

General Public: $45, BU faculty/staff: $40, Students: $22 Career in Interpreting Spoken and American Sign Language:
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Development
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Language Interpretations services both on site and telephonic. In addition, her company
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When: Monday, November 17th, 6:00 to 7:30 PM
Where: UU 133 A
DISCRIMINATION AND DONUTS
When: Tuesday, November 18th, 7:00PM
Where: Marcy Hall Great Room
Join RA Victoria and the MRC for a discussion on how discrimination is still
relevant today, and how you may be both a perpetuator and a victim of it.
Free Donuts!

Cultural Event Announcements

GLOBAL SERVICE FAIR

When: Wednesday, November 19th 12-3 PM

Where: Old Union Hall

Network with other students, faculty and staff to address youth empowerment, food security, housing, sustainability, peace education, and health care and other international issues.

education, and health care and other international issues. MAKING SONG PYUN When : Saturday, November 22nd,
education, and health care and other international issues. MAKING SONG PYUN When : Saturday, November 22nd,

MAKING SONG PYUN

When: Saturday, November 22nd, 2 -4 PM

Where: UU 102

Korea has its own Korean Thanksgiving called Chuseok and KONECT would like to let other students take hands on making rice cakes together to learn more about Korean Thanksgiving.

rice cakes together to learn more about Korean Thanksgiving. ASIA NIGHT When : Saturday, November 22

ASIA NIGHT

When: Saturday, November 22 at 6:30PM Where: Ousterhout Concert Theater

Asian Student Union presents their BIGGEST cultural performance of the year: ASIAN NIGHT 2014! Guest Stars: JR AQUINO, RYAN MITCHELL GREY, SORAH YANG along with Binghamton's very own Asian subgroups and other performers. $7 for the first two weeks $8 afterwards until day before show

RA Florence Chan and the Multicultural Resource Center

When: Monday, November 24th, from 7 to 8 PM Where: Marcy Great Room

Refreshments will be provided. Free and open to all. Come join us for a discussion on how media shapes our perception about others. Stay tuned for more details and event flyer.

Contact Us

Location: Library South Ground 548

Phone: (607) 777-4472

Fax: (607)777-2851

Email: mrc@binghamton.edu

Staff:

Nicole Sirju-Johnson - Director njohnson@binghamton.edu

Mengchen Huang - MRC Program Coordinator mhuang@binghamton.edu

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