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Diversity Luncheon Workshop Series #2

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Office of Diversity Presents : Monica Cannon

Luncheon Workshop Series #2
Quality Customer Care & Service
Thursday, November 6th at Noon
WSU - Student Center: Foster Room 

Would you benefit from improved communication between departments? Would you like to know how to be better appreciated for the work you do and in turn express your appreciation for those you serve?

Please join us for the second Diversity Luncheon Workshop Series, Quality Customer Care & Service. It will be held at noon in the Foster Room on Thursday, November 6th.

Come and find out at this luncheon how you personally can contribute to an overall feeling of great customer service from all departments on campus! Coming from the West Coast, our guest speaker, Monica Cannon, will be presenting Customer Service the friendly Southern California way!!

Please RSVP by e-mailing diversity@worcester.edu as soon as possible to reserve your space. The slots disappear quickly as the date approaches. RSVP is Required to ensure adequate lunch for all attendees.

For more information on the Diversity Luncheon Workshop Series, please click here for the list of all workshops and their descriptions.

Speaker: Domingo Guyton Discusses The "N-Word"

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Office of Diversity Presents : Domingo Guyton

"N-Word" : From Slavery to Hip-Hop
Thursday, November 13, 2014, 11:30am
WSU - Student Center: Blue Lounge

The "N-Word" is one of the most controversial words in North American History. This presentation is to enlighten the audience on the origins of the word and how it developed into the popular term used often today.

As an Adjunct Professor in Sociology and Health Sciences, former employee and an alumni (98') of Worcester State University, Domingo Guyton is no stranger to the campus. The earlier years of his life were documented in two books, Jackie Waldman’s Teens With The Courage To Give, which aired on Oprah in May 2000 and Barbara Metzler’s Passionaries.

The producer of over 200 songs, Domingo Guyton’s music has appeared in several TV shows and movies, including MTV & Paramount Pictures’ Spring Break Lawyer, CBS's 90210, NBC’s Just Deal and ABC’s Lincoln Heights. For six years he was the drummer for two time Grammy® award winning Tavares. The producer and director of three award winning films: Lest We Forget: The Black Holocaust, My Slave Sister Myself and YTF, which one four awards in 2013.

Diversity and Inclusion Award
The Worcester State University Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Equal Opportunity is seeking nominations for its annual Diversity and Inclusion Award.
This award will be given to a student, staff and faculty member who has advanced the institutions commitment to embracing, enhancing and celebrating  diversity here at WSU.
Nominations are being accepted until April 4, 2014. Awardees will be announced at the 2014 Celebration of Service to be held on Tuesday April 22, 2014, from 1:30-3:30PM in the Blue Lounge.
To nominate yourself, a current student, staff or faculty member, please go to the awards page on this Diversity website.

Links of Interest
  You Are Not Alone
  WSU Hiring Procedures
  BHE Equal Opportunity Plan
  EEO Affirmative Action Policies
  Disability Policy-Diversity
  Multicultural Resource Guide
  WSU CORI Policy
  Detailed CORI Information
  WSU Student Code of Conduct
  WSU Student Handbook
  WSU Policy for Responding to Sexual Assault
  VAWA Act Bill S.47
  VAWA Summary of New Law Requirements
  Bill of Campus SaVE Act
  U.S. Dept. of Education Handbook for Campus Safety & Security
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Worcester State University
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Worcester, MA 01602
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