Contact MICA

1120 Adele H. Stamp Student Union
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742


301-314-8600
MICA-contact@umd.edu

Services

STUDENT ORGANIZATION ADVISING

MICA provides advising, resources and support to student organizations that serve the Asian Pacific American, Black, Latin@, Native American Indian, Bi/Multiracial & Ethnic, Interfaith & Spiritual Diversity, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer and Middle Eastern Communities. Additionally, MICA serves all other student organizations interested in organizing around issues related to identity, diversity and multiculturalism* (race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender expression, religion and their intersections). Staff from MICA can assist organizations with leadership development, membership recruitment, program planning, goal setting, and a variety of other issues dealing with organizational development.

 

PERSONAL ADVISING

Staff members in MICA can assist individual students in discovering and addressing issues of sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, and culture. MICA staff members are student development specialists who can help students make the transition to college by assisting them with their academic, career and personal goals and concerns.

 

ORGANIZATIONAL CONSULTING

Let MICA assist your organization by helping you rediscover your organization’s mission and purpose, establish a plan of action, recruit and retain members, as well as, assist with your organization’s leadership development and program planning. MICA staff can also help you identify and locate campus resources.

 

DIVERSITY AND LEADERSHIP TRAINING

MICA can educate and help your organization and its members understand the importance of identity, diversity, and multiculturalism*. Experienced facilitators, instructors, and trainers from MICA can provide consultation in designing a workshop or program that will enlighten and educate your organization.

 

PROGRAM PLANNING SUPPORT

If you are planning a program on identity, diversity, and/or multiculturalism*, let MICA’s staff help you to locate resources, avoid pitfalls, as well as inform you of the current research and practices in these areas. MICA staff members are also happy to assist you with other types of programs.