The Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI) organizes several events during the academic year to encourage networking among students, faculty and staff in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR).

The events page shows all sorts of upcoming activities, including for networking.

ODEI Welcome Reception

At the beginning of each fall semester, the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion holds a welcome event in atrium of the Morrill Hall of Agriculture. It's a chance to meet the staff, as well as connect with others in the college.

The 2020 ODEI Welcome Reception was online (see recording below).

First Tuesdays Mixers

First Tuesday Mixers are an opportunity for graduate students, faculty, visiting scholars, guest speakers and peers to interact outside of the classroom – to network as well as give and receive support and advice.

Keep an eye out for an email invitation, and join us most First Tuesdays of the month for a meal and conversation. For more information, contact 517-432-1349.

Women's events

Different women's events are held throughout the academic year to connect women across disciplines within the College if Agriculture and Natural Resources.