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- Access the U of M's Equity & Diversity Vision Framework (PDF)
- Obtain disability accommodations
- Search for a research grant
- Apply for faculty bridge funding
- Access resources for campus climate concerns
- Download a guide (PDF) to making events accessible
- Locate equity and diversity resources (PDF)
- If you're experiencing discrimination
We all share responsibility for equity and diversity—it’s everybody’s everyday work. Diversity goes well beyond numeric representation and access. Far from just enriching campus life or the academic experience, equity and diversity are critical to issues of campus culture and climate, and fundamental to everything we do at the University of Minnesota.
- Application/Nomination processes now open for the Scholarly Excellence in Equity & Diversity (SEED) Award (Mar. 13), the Josie R. Johnson Human Rights & Social Justice Award (Mar. 16) and the Equity and Diversity Transformation Awards (Apr. 3)
- Save the date for the next Keeping Our Faculty of Color Symposium VII (April 17 - 19, 2016)
- Article in Minnesota magazine about multicultural and African American Greek-letter organizations
- Earn an Equity & Diversity Certificate through OED. Register for workshops today!
- The 2014 Equity and Diversity Breakfast was held on Nov. 12
Derek Maness, from the Office for Diversity in Graduate Education, is featured for his work to increase the numbers of graduate students from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds.
University of Minnesota student and previous SEED Award winner Johanna Lucht interned at NASA through a program for students with disabilities who are strong in science and aiming for technical careers.
The U of M College of Science and Engineering highlights the work of the NorthStar STEM Alliance, a program that seeks to increase graduation rates for underrepresented students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.
Sousada Chidthachack, a recipient of the Dr. Rusty Barceló Scholarship, shares her story about the power of scholarship and education on the Women's Center blog in November 2014.