Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Office of Multicultural and Inclusion Initiatives:
Mission for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
The office of Multicultural and Inclusion Initiatives serves as a resource to students, faculty, and staff. The office provides educational programming focused on celebrating diverse cultures, traditions, ideas, and backgrounds in addition to providing opportunities for the campus community to engage in dialogue about inequity and social justice. Programs include speakers, trainings, workshops, community conversations, off-campus trips, and heritage celebrations. Additionally, the office of Multicultural and Inclusion Initiatives advocates for underrepresented identities on campus to ensure that all community members feel welcomed on campus.
- Provide experiences and information that raise cultural awareness for the campus community highlighting cultural differences
- Encourage participation in activities that promote social responsibility
- Promote an inclusive community by providing education that values mutual respect, appreciation, and acceptance of diverse identities
- Advocate for underrepresented identities when assessing programmatic efforts and facility improvements on campus