I-MERIT

Mar
25

I-MERIT Invites You to Join In This Year’s SF Pride Celebrations

Be a part of the 46th annual SF Pride Parade and Celebrations When: June 25 and 26th Theme of this year’s celebration is “For Racial and Economic Equality” Click here for details on how to participate in this year’s events  

By Aurelia Yee | Education
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Oct
13

Poverty Simulation in Irvine

Alliant Irvine and I-MERIT are hosting a poverty simulation on campus on October 24, 2015. Participants will be assigned roles to live as part of a low-income family and interact with various community resources to obtain basic necessities. Do you work with low-income families? Do you know what living in poverty really entails? Can you survive a month in poverty? Experience living in poverty for […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Education
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Sep
30

Diana Le Receives I-MERIT Award

Recently, Alliant Fresno student Diane Le was awarded the I-MERIT Campus Committee Award for the 2014-2015 semester. This award is given to a committee member who demonstrates commitment to diversity issues at Alliant and in the Fresno area. Her name will be added to a plaque on the Fresno campus. Diana took a leadership role when preparing the I-MERIT event “Bridging the Gap Between Fresno […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Education
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May
20

Bridging The Gap Event a Huge Success

Recently, Alliant Fresno, I-Merit and SGA held an event called “Bridging the Gap Between Communities of Color and Police.” This forum was in response to the current racial climate in the U.S. and was an opportunity for community members, academics and the police to come together to talk about important issues such as racial profiling and community-police relationships. There were also discussions about positive change […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Law
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Apr
02

Gender and Sexual Diversity Workshop

On April 18, 2015 Alliant Irvine and I-MERIT will host a gender and sexual diversity conference titled “Multidisciplinary Aspects of Human Sexuality.” Participants will gain a deeper understanding of LGBTQ+ and BDSM communities as well as learn implications for marital and family therapists and professionals to serve in the communities. Event Details Time Saturday, April 18, 2015 | 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Location Alliant International University Irvine […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Education
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Mar
04

A Call For Provost’s Pillar Award Nominations

The Alliant International University Pillar Award honors and celebrates a member of the Alliant community (student, staff or core faculty member) who embodies the spirit of I-MERIT. The award honors a member who has demonstrated a passion and commitment to endeavors—above and beyond one’s job duties or school requirements—to fulfill I-MERIT’s mission of International and Multicultural Education, Research, Intervention and Training. Nominees should have made […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Education . University Announcements
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Mar
04

International Women’s Day Celebration Hosted by I-MERIT

In acknowledgement of International Women’s Day, I-MERIT will be sponsoring the event Women’s Leadership: A Priority in the UN Post 2015 Agenda. Bettina Hausmann, president & CEO of UNA-USA San Diego, will be presenting on the importance of women in leadership and in the United Nations specifically. Hausmann leads annual delegations to the United Nations comprised of UN members and selected community members. Over the last […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Education
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Sep
09

LA Campus I-MERIT Fall 2013 Meetings

The first meeting of the Los Angeles campus I-MERIT group will be held this week. I-MERIT is looking for enthusiastic staff, students, and faculty with great ideas and desire to help promote a culture of inclusion and social responsibility on our campus. If you don’t know what I-MERIT is all about, come and learn all about our role in making Alliant International University a culturally […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Uncategorized
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