Some legal experts, architects and social-equality activists are working to ensure gender-neutral restrooms will be an option in the future.
Equity & Diversity
The Tri-Ute Youth Leadership Conference comes to the U for the first time.
The Office for Equity and Diversity is excited to welcome Meligha Garfield (he/him) as the new director.
The U’s Asia campus hosted its third annual Pride Week from May 13-17, while the U participated in Salt Lake City’s Pride Parade and festival this past weekend.
Meet Dr. Tawanda Owens, the executive director for diverse student advocacy—a new position created to advocate for students and programs served by the Office for Equity and Diversity at the U.
U President Ruth Watkins announced that Mary Ann Villarreal will join the university as the inaugural vice president for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.
Mary Ann Villarreal will join the U as the inaugural vice president for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion on July 1, 2019.
The U’s Inter-Tribal Student Association invites Native American tribes and the community to celebrate their culture through dance, song and spiritual healing at the 47th Annual Powwow April 19-20.
While some students may not be out in their academic departments or to their families, Lavender Graduation has an important role in creating a space and time for students to celebrate this milestone in the fullness of their LGBTQIA+ identities.
On March 29, the U’s Division of Ethnic Studies will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a day of panels and an evening reception.