Miami Presents Alumni Weekend: A Spotlight on the Center for Student Diversity & Inclusion

We are excited to bring all the tradition and excitement of Alumni Weekend – along with some new twists on old favorites – right to you! You don’t have to be on campus to experience all the Love and Honor with our full slate of virtual events.  

Join the Center for Student Diversity & Inclusion (CSDI) Director, Nloh Masango-Dibo, and Associate Director of Intercultural Initiatives, Dasha Harris ‘12 for a presentation on what is new in CSDI!  Learn about how CSDI actively created an inclusive and welcoming environment that supported and challenged students even when faced with COVID-19 challenges. Explore some of the strategic initiatives that empower students to find their authentic voice, engage in critical dialogue with community members, and help increase overall cultural awareness throughout the Miami community, all while exploring and celebrating their intersecting identities.

 

Nloh Masango-Dibo
Nloh Masango-Dibo is a Cincinnati native and two-time graduate of the University of Cincinnati, earning his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Health Education. As a higher-ed professional, Nloh is recognized for his expertise in the field of diversity, inclusion and access. During his time at Miami, Nloh has served in the Office of Admission, where he helped recruit thousands of students to Ohio’s original Public Ivy. An engaging public speaker, Nloh has connected with educators across the country through such opportunities as being a three-time presenter at the Ohio Association for College Admission Counseling annual conference and speaking at the College Board’s national conference, A Dream Deferred.

Nloh is a doctoral student in the Educational Leadership Program at Miami University; his research focuses on how educators can utilize hip-hop culture to mitigate barriers for marginalized populations pursuing higher education. Nloh is the eldest of three, with both parents coming from Cameroon, West Africa. He is a lover of all-things Hip Hop and is happily married as of August 2019.

Dasha Harris ‘12
Dasha Harris is a proud alum of Miami University having completed her Bachelor of Science in Middle Childhood Education and graduated in 2012. During her time at Miami, she joined the Illustrious Xi Rho Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. It was through her sorority that she found her passion in higher education. She then went on to receive her Master’s of Education in Student Affairs and Higher Education from Wright State University. While working in higher education, Dasha has always navigated toward positions working with students from underrepresented backgrounds. She is extremely passionate about working with students from all different cultures, backgrounds, and walks of life and assisting them through their collegiate journey. Dasha loves to travel and craft and is excited to be working with students at her alma mater. Love & Honor!

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