Office for Equity and Diversity

Diverse student advocacy

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.


MLK WEEK: ADDRESSING ENVIRONMENTAL RACISM

The 34th annual celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has become a platform to engage students, faculty, staff and community members in critical conversations around contemporary civil rights issues and issues surrounding race and racism in America.


YOUR VOICE MOVES US FORWARD

The Your Voice Moves Us Forward campaign has become a platform for continuous discussions around race and inequality on campus and in the community.


HUMANS OF THE U: NEELAM CHAND

Sheryle Bauer wrote a novel, “The Devil in the Deal,” based on her true story of overcoming problems and bad choices, having a dream and never giving up.


A STRENGTHENING CAMPUS

U moves forward in creating a welcoming and inclusive environment.


MLK WEEK EXPLORES SYSTEMS OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION

McArthur Genius Ta-Nehisi Coates delivers keynote address.


NEW SCHOOL ELEVATES ETHNIC AND GENDER STUDIES

U launches School for Cultural and Social Transformation, paving the way for expanded research and educational contributions.


HR Updates

By Presidential Commission on the Status of Women, Linda K. Amos Subcommittee The 2017 Women’s Week Committee, Presidential Commission on the Status of Women and Office for Equity and Diversity request nominations for the 18th annual Linda K. Amos Award for Distinguished Service to Women. This award recognizes an individual staff or faculty member who […]


HR Updates

By Presidential Commission on the Status of Women, Linda K. Amos Subcommittee The 2017 Women’s Week Committee, Presidential Commission on the Status of Women and Office for Equity and Diversity request nominations for the 18th annual Linda K. Amos Award for Distinguished Service to Women. This award recognizes an individual staff or faculty member who […]


MLK WEEK EXPLORES YOUTH ACTIVISM

Hip-hop artist Talib Kweli to give keynote address.