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Published: Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Hector Nolasco: Student Spotlight

The OSU Center for Family Resilience (CFR) team at OSU-Tulsa works to translate research about families and family life into strategies that help communities become resilient.

Published: Friday, September 18, 2020

Hispanic students and professionals answer college questions in bilingual “¡Sí Se Puede!” event

Professional Panel (from left): Jania Wester, Christina Da Silva, Moises Echevarria, Jessica Lozano, James Sanchez

2019's ¡Sí Se Puede! student panel.

Oklahoma State University-Tulsa is hosting a free virtual bilingual informational event, “Ir a la universidad - ¡Sí Se Puede!” on Oct. 1 from 7 – 8:30 p.m. The event is tailored to Tulsa’s Hispanic community to answer questions and provide details about services, assistance and experiences related to attending college.

Dismantling Racism: A Toolkit for Parents | TulsaKids Magazine

 

OSU-Tulsa faculty Quraysh Ali Lansana teamed up with TulsaKids Magazine for a series of discussions designed to help parents understand systemic racism and how to address it with their children.

Published: Thursday, August 20, 2020

OSU-Tulsa workshop helps contextualize the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre for teachers

Dr. Shanedra Nowell and Vanessa Adams-Harris address educators on day 2 of the workshop series.

More than 60 educators from Oklahoma and across the nation participated in Oklahoma State University-Tulsa’s four-day long “Teaching & Learning: The Narratives, Places, and Legacies of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre” workshop series designed to give teachers resources and context for how to teach students about the event.

Listen: Dr. Sarah Johnson of the Al Carlozzi Center for Counseling on the Mental Health Download Podcast

"We're all experiencing something that none of us have ever experienced before. We are not supposed to know how to navigate it by yourself. So this is a wonderful time to take that step. Reach out. We will embrace you and affirm you and work with you through whatever it is you are dealing with right now."
Dr. Sarah Johnson, Director, Al Carlozzi Center for Counseling at OSU-Tulsa

Published: Wednesday, August 12, 2020

City of Tulsa To Host Resilient Tulsa Equity Dialogues

As part of the Resilient Tulsa Strategy, the Mayor’s Office of Resilience and Equity (MORE) will host Equity Dialogues throughout August and early September to further encourage meaningful conversations to bring better understanding and unity among Tulsans from different backgrounds. 

A follow-up to the Equity Dinners hosted in 2018, Equity Dialogues represent the City’s second round of conversations on equity, which are now taking place virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published: Friday, July 31, 2020

Community Advancing Conversations: Campus leaders promote proactive efforts, inclusive mindset

OSU-Tulsa President Pamela Fry emphasized OSU-Tulsa's goals of increasing access to higher education and service to the community through efforts such as pre-collegiate conferences, public courses on the history of Black Wall Street and via the efforts of the Center for Family Resilience and the Al Carlozzi Center for Counseling at OSU-Tulsa.

“Not being racist isn’t enough,” Ken Eastman, dean of Spears School of Business, told a panel of Oklahoma State University deans and academic leaders Thursday. “We need to actively work to end racism.”

Published: Friday, February 28, 2020

OSU Center for Family Resilience at OSU-Tulsa hosts free Community Conversation

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