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2nd Annual EKU Food Drive

Annual 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?

If These Halls Could Talk

If These Halls Could Talk

Oct 13 | 5:30-8:30pm Powell Underground (snacks and refreshments will be provided)

"We hate each other because we fear each other. And we fear each other because we do not know each other. And we do not know each other because we are separated from each other." -Martin Luther King

11 college student were brought together to discuss what it is like on campuses across the country today. The students share the frustration and anguish of trying to be understood and acknowledged on campuses where the faculty and students were predominantly white.

2018-19 Scholarship Applications Now Being Accepted

The Diversity Office is now accepting 2018-19 Diversity Office Scholarship Program applications!

Are you a student who would benefit from a structured program dedicated to helping you achieve your academic and professional goals?

Are you a first-generation, low-income students with various cultural, ethnic, and socio-economic background with diverse interests?

Would you benefit from a mentor, monthly workshops, and study hours?

University Closed

EKU Diversity Office

EKU will be closed from Monday, December 18, 2017 to Monday, January 1, 2018.  The Diversity Office will reopen on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

November is Hunger Awareness Month

EKU Diversity Office
  • 1 in 6 EKU students experience food insecurity during the first semester on campus;
  • 21% of EKU students might need food assistance at some point during their college experience;
  • 10% of EKU students could benefit from regular food pantry assistance.

How can you help ?

  • Place a donation box at your office - volunteers will pick it up for you!
  • Donate canned & dry foods, toiletry items, paper plates/bowls, and utensils.
  • Create a challenge within your group/department.

RACE and DISABILITY

EKU Diversity Office

DOUBLE CONSCIOUSNESS: the intersection between RACE and DISABILITY

 by Ashley Oliver, JD

          Oct 19 | 1pm | Whitlock 549

Center for Student Accessibility

College of Science Celebration

EKU College of Science

Celebrating the New Science Building

The College of Science celebrates their new building during Celebration of Science and Mathematics Week, Sept 11-15.

Visit their website for more information

Alphabet Center

Alphabet Center LGBTQ

Lots of April Events Sponsored by the Alphabet Center

Meetings held on Thursdays @ 8pm in Weaver 305

Contact Kevin Garland, President, for more information.

kevin_garland6@mymail.eku.edu 

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 | Fall 2017

Inclusive Excellence Training

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

View Tentative Fall 2017 Schedule

For your convenience, you can REGISTER ONLINE