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African Students Union (ASU)

Annual African Cultural and Food Festival

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The African Students Union and Diversity and Multicultural Student Affairs presents our Annual African Cultural & Food Festival. There will be workshops, entertainments, exhibitions, a raffle, and food April 27th from 5 PM - 9 PM.

There’s something for everyone, from learning about African cultures, languages, greetings, and gestures. Be entertained and amazed by musical and dance performances, poetry, spoken word, a fashion show, and stand up comedy! Tickets can be purchased in advance here: Purchase Tickets or you can purchase at the door.

Asian American Student Union (AASU)

Formal Masquerade:

  • Saturday May 4, 2019, Jardine Tower from 6-8pm. RSVP to Lisa Fang at lfang@ksu.edu for tickets. 

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Black Student Union (BSU)

General Body Meeting & Elections:

  • Tuesday, April 23, 2019, Student Union Room 227 @7:00pm

24th Annual BSU Awards Ball:

  • Sunday, April 28, 2019 @7:00pm, Holiday Inn. Tickets can be purchased from a BSU executive member. Feel free to stop in the MSO (003 Union)

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Hispanic American Leadership Organization (H.A.L.O.)

Awards Celebration:

  • Tuesday, April 30, 2019, Leadership Studies 124 @6:00pm

Fiebre De Futbol Soccer Tournament (Soccer Fever):

  • HALO in collaboration with Omega Delta Phi Fraternity Inc. will be hosting a day tournament full of soccer, fun and family. Tournament is set to take place on Saturday, April 27, 2019 Memorial Stadium at 6:00pm. Please contact mromero99@ksu.edu for more information.

Car Wash Fundraiser:

  • Friday, May 3, 2019 from noon to 4:00pm at O'Riley Auto 700 Fort Riley Blvd, Manhattan, KS 66502

H.A.L.O. Selena Sing-Along w/UPC:

  • Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 7:00pm in Wildcat Chambers. Come enjoy an evening of food and dancing!

Other MSO/Diversity Events


Diversity Lecture Speaker: "Taking Back Transracial" with Dr. Tina Rulli
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 4:00pm room 109 Justin Hall

International Coffee Hour

  • International Student Services will be hosting their coffee hour. Stop in to learn more about Slovakia led by international student Dominik Sivak. Coffee hour will take place Friday, April 26 2019 at 4pm in the International Student Center.

Lavender Graduation

  • The Lavender Graduation is a cultural celebration that recognizes LGBT and ally students for their achievements and contributions as K-State Students. The celebration will take place on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 2pm in the K-State Alumni Center. You can register your participation HERE!