You Belong Here - With Us!

The "You Belong Here" initiative supports a culture where every member of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources feels valued, supported and inspired.

The College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) fosters a culture where every member of the community feels values, supported and inspired to achieve individual and common goals with an uncommon will.

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The You Belong Here initiative is supported by the CANR and the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI).

Supporting a sense of belonging

You Belong Here ways to connect include:

 

Events

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Articles

  • Fulfilling a family legacy

    Published on October 6, 2020
    Dionardo Pizaña has spent two decades as a diversity, equity and inclusion specialist for Michigan State University Extension, fulfilling a family legacy of work in this area.

  • Building diversity, equity, and inclusion capacity for extension educators across the United States

    Published on September 30, 2020
    MSU Center for Regional Food Systems and MSU Extension are collaborating in Michigan and nationwide to better serve BIPOC students, community members and colleagues.

  • Empowering minorities through academic and career advancement

    Published on September 25, 2020
    Michigan State University is home to the founding chapter of MANRRS, an organization dedicated to increasing the minority representation in agriculture, natural resources and related sciences.

  • Katie James: Committed to change

    Published on September 25, 2020
    Katie James, research administrator and graduate secretary in the Michigan State University Department of Forestry, is committed to educating herself and others about diversity, equity and inclusion.

  • Mary Hausbeck: An advocate for students

    Published on September 25, 2020
    Mary Hausbeck, University Distinguished Professor in the Michigan State University Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences, draws on her early experience as a graduate student at MSU to support current students.

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