Toliver-Diallo named to Arts Council panel


Wilmetta Toliver-Diallo, PhD, has been appointed by the Missouri Arts Council to serve on its advisory panel for festivals. Her term runs until June 30, 2016.

The Missouri Arts Council is a division of the Missouri Department of Economic Development. It is dedicated to “broadening the appreciation and availability of the arts in the state and fostering the diversity, vitality and excellence of Missouri’s communities, economy and cultural heritage.”

Toliver-Diallo is an assistant dean in the College of Arts & Sciences and the founding organizer of the university’s African Film Festival, which celebrates its 10th year of campus screenings with this year’s festival March 27-29, 2015.