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Disability Pride Month

July is Disability Pride Month, a time to celebrate and increase the visibility of individuals with disabilities. Disability Pride Month began as the commemoration of the passing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in July of 1990 and has since become not only a celebration but an important time

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Celebrating Pride Month

June is Pride Month, a time to celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community. LGBTQIA+ stands for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, and Asexual, and the + recognizes other identities not encompassed in the acronym. Pride, which originated as a commemoration of the Stonewall Riot, is a time of self-affirmation and increased

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Jewish American Heritage Month

Jewish American Heritage Month is observed every May to honor the rich traditions of the Jewish community. Since Judaism is an ethnoreligion this is a time to celebrate all aspects of Jewish culture , through the exploration of art, music, food, and more. It’s also important to acknowledge that there

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Celebrating Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month is observed every May to honor the rich culture, traditions, and achievements of the AAPI community. It’s also a time to celebrate AAPI culture through the exploration of art, music, food, and more. While the contributions, accomplishments, and culture of the community should

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Celebrating Arab American Heritage Month

Arab American Heritage Month is observed in April to honor the achievements of Arab Americans. During this month, we celebrate the rich culture of Arab Americans through art, music, food, and more. While the contributions, accomplishments, and culture of Arab Americans should be acknowledged and celebrated all year, many organizations

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MENAPC Celebrates Spring Holidays

Inclusivity and diversity are two things that MSP is known for. We are a community of different races, faiths, and cultures, and we are proud to celebrate that! True to this sentiment the Middle Eastern and North African Psychology Club (MENAPC) will is honoring a variety of religious holidays celebrated

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Celebrating Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month, a time to recognize all the contributions women have made to our world. Women’s History Month acknowledges that for most of American history women have not enjoyed the same rights and privileges as men and that this is still the case in many parts of

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Black History Month 2024

February is Black History Month. It’s a time to reflect on historic struggles, honor accomplishments, and celebrate the rich culture of the Black Community. While the contributions, accomplishments, and culture of the Black community should be acknowledged and celebrated every day, this month provides a time to renew your focus

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Celebrate Kwanzaa

Each year, from December 26th through January 1st, many African Americans celebrate Kwanzaa. Created by activist and Africana Studies professor, Dr. Maulana Karenga, Kwanzaa is an annual celebration of African American and Pan-African culture, heritage, and unity that is rooted in African harvest festival traditions from West Africa and Southeast

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Welcome MENAPC!

Deena leading a MENAPC meeting MSP is thrilled announce to the creation of the Middle Eastern and North African Psychology Club (MENAPC). The club was created in October and is MSP’s fifth student organization. MENAPC’s mission is to raise awareness of Middle Eastern and North African (MENA) issues in psychology,

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