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November 16, 2021

College of Agriculture/KSRE Diversity Programs Office and MANRRS Week

Submitted by Zelia Wiley

Happy MANRRS Week! The K-State Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Related Sciences, or MANRRS, chapter and College of Agriculture/K-State Research and Extension Diversity Programs Office invite you to participate in the many events they will be hosting and partnering in throughout the week of Nov. 15-19.

The following is the schedule of events. 

All week:

  • Soles4Souls Shoe Drive and Cats' Cupboard Food Drive, drop off: 139 Waters Hall, Multicultural Student Center and entomology department. In partnership with Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority Inc. and the Popenoe Entomology Club.

Tuesday, Nov. 16:

  • "Growing our Mindset" Diversity Forum and Conversation, 5:30 p.m., Town Hall, Leadership Studies Building, or Zoom ID: 972 0061 3215. In partnership with K-State MANRRS, College of Ag Ambassadors and Ag Student Council.

Wednesday, Nov. 17:

  • White Elementary School Virtual College for a Day, 1:45 p.m.
  • Friendsgiving, 6 p.m., for K-State MANRRS members.

Thursday, Nov. 18:

  • George Washington Carver Innovation Leadership and Awards Virtual Symposium, 11:30 a.m., register online.
  • IHOP Dining for Dollars fundraiser, 4-10 p.m., 101 Good Food Place, Manhattan.

Friday, Nov. 19:

  • MANRRS Social Media Awareness Day, all day, online.

From the Diversity Programs Office and K-State MANRRS, have a great Thanksgiving!

Thank you for your support of our programs and efforts. Please continue to join us throughout the semester. Continue to look for more diversity news and events as we continue to advertise. If you require any additional information about these events, please contact Zelia Wiley at zwiley@k-state.edu or 785-532-5793. 

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