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EKU Diversity Mini-Grant 2017-18

EKU Diversity Office

Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) is committed to creating and improving efforts to make our campus a more diverse and inclusive community. To support these efforts, the Office of the Vice Provost for Diversity and Chief Diversity Officer, is soliciting proposals for the implementation of research and scholarly initiatives that address diversity and inclusive excellence on our campus.

The purpose of the EKU Diversity Mini-Grant Program is to:

EKU Center for Student Accessibility Recognized by HEED

EKU Diversity Office

EKU's Center for Student Accessibility recognized by Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED!  In the Center for Student Accessibility (CSA) students with disabilities can find both the encouragement and support they need to not only successfully enroll in college, but also persist and graduate.

Institutions Offer Programs to
Assist Underrepresented Youth
with Transition to College

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.

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

EKU | Perkins Building

KickBack and Relax at the Multicultural Center

Wednesday | May 4 | 9am - 4:30pm

De-stress and Re-fresh before finals.  Enjoy snacks all day, including Fresh fruit, chocolate, cold and hot drinks.  We will have relaxing music and plenty of quiet activities such as:  coloring pages,  origami projects, word puzzles, card games and dominoes.

Located in Powell 110

The National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations' Washington, DC Summer Internship Program

The National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations' Washington, DC Summer Internship Program offers undergraduate and graduate students a ten-week professional, academic, and career opportunity internship in the nation's capital. The program features a demanding mix of professional involvement, intellectual challenge, career exploration, and cultural encounters designed to provide interns with a rich and varied experience during their time in Washington.

2016 University Diversity Breakfast

Nov 10 | Keen Johnson Ballroom

7:30 Breakfast | 8:00 Program

Keynote Speaker BIANCA LYNNE SPRIGGS!

CLICK HERE to RSVP

Diversity Scholars 2017-18

EKU Diversity Office

The Diversity Office is proud to announce their Diversity Scholars for 2017-18

Tiana Caudill

Rebecca Coleman

Latrell Floyd

Victoria "Raven" Garcia

Dylan Hanshaw

Dakota Himes

Liubitza Mendoza Aguazul

London Nelson

Ivan Oliva

Jeniffer Paxtle-Granieno

Diamond Richards