Inside Look

REAL talk-Relationships, Dating and Sexual Abuse

Diversity Office

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.

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

GLIMPSE

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

EKU | Perkins Building

Teaching and Learning Innovations Series

TLS
TLI: Culturally Competent Instructional Strategies that Support the Achievement of All Students
  
This workshop, part of the Teaching and Learning Innovations Series, will discuss three dimensions of cultural competency that might enhance the achievement of students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

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.

Career Spotlight

AOTA

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.

Monthly Movies

EKU Diversity Office

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.

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

Call Me MISTER* Initiative

Goal of the Call Me MISTER Initiative
To increase the pool of teachers from under represented
diversity populations. This program targets African
American and other male education majors with diverse
cultural backgrounds.

The program provides:
An academic support system to enhance student success
A cohort system for social and cultural support
Annual participation opportunity at CALL ME MISTER
Leadership Institute at Clemson University, Clemson, South
Carolina

Diversity Initiative

Diversity

The pieces of a new diversity and inclusion initiative at Eastern Kentucky University might be many, but the whole is a campus where everyone understands “we’re all part of the same fabric.”  CLICK HERE for the full story.