Inside Look

AFA Celebrates Black History Month

“There is Room for You! Maximizing Opportunities for Blacks in Administration”

Facilitator: Ogechi Anyanwu, Professor of History and Director of African/African-American Studies

Date: February 27

17/18 Scholarship Application Online Now

The 2017/2018 Diversity Office Scholarship Program application is now available!

DEADLINE: March 1st, 2017

The Diversity Office Scholarship Program is to expand and enrich Eastern Kentucky University's campus life by recognizing and supporting outstanding students from first-generation, low-income and various cultural, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds with diverse interests, perspectives and life experiences.

Inclusive Excellence Training & Workshops | Spring 2017

The Spring 2017 schedule is posted for Office Dr. Roger Cleveland's Inclusive Excellence Trainings and Workshops. 

VIEW SPRING SCHEDULE

For your convenience, you can REGISTER ONLINE

2nd Annual EKU Food Drive

EKU's Colonel's Cupboard and the University Diversity Office has kicked-off their 2nd Annual Food Drive during November Hunger Awareness Month.  Offices and departments across campus are partnering to beat last year's record of collecting over one ton (over 2000 lbs.) of food for EKU students. Donations will be excepted through November 30th.

Why Partner for the Colonel's Cupboard?

REAL talk Returns Spring 2017

SAVE THE DATES:

  • Feb 7
  • March 29
  • April 11

All discussions will be held WALNUT HALL, 3-4:30 pm.

PROOF OF ATTENDANCE and snacks provided

REAL talk-Relationships, Dating and Sexual Abuse

Join the popular series REAL talk!  Relationships, dating and Sexual Abuse will be discussed in the November session.

Nov 30 | 3-4:30pm | Kennamer (Powell)

PROOF OF ATTENDANCE & snacks will be provided.

Monthly Movies

The University Diversity Office presents this fall - Monthly Movies

Enjoy a thought-provoking movie the last Wednesday of each month. This month we have a double feature! October 26th | Herndon Lounge | 6pm | A Beautiful Mind and Mr. Holland's Opus

Visit our events page for more details.

In Tense Times, Black Students Find Ways to Tell Their Own Stories

More and more black students are starting their own campus publications. Tied to activism, it's a matter of asserting control over their lives.

Click here to read the article from The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Career Spotlight

Consider a career in an underrepresented field.

Occupational Science

Occupational science is the study of human occupation — how we occupy our time through activity, organize ourselves by activity patterns and habits, and create meaning through occupation. An evolving social science that studies occupation, how and why people engage in occupations, the context in which occupations occur, and the occupational performance that results.

G.L.I.M.P.S.E.

REGISTER NOW!

9th Annual G.L.I.M.P.S.E. Conference | Nov 11-12

EKU | Perkins Building