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The University is observing Juneteenth on Friday, June 18, 2021 in accordance with recent local and federal legislation, as noted in the President's 5/19 message. Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion, Natasha Martin, JD, shared her thoughts in a campus-wide email sent Friday, June 18, 2021.

Juneteenth Events and Resources

Pursuing Inclusive Excellence

DARING FORTH ... EMBRACING THE COURAGE TO BE IMPERFECT

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI) aims to promote inclusive excellence in the university’s teaching, research and service dimensions. ODI’s mission is to foster an institutional culture where there is no dichotomy between our values of diversity and inclusion, and our goals of educational quality and excellence.

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Red Talks Promo – Season 2 Historically Marginalized Male Voices at the Intersection (2019-20)

We must constantly build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. from his sermon, “Antidotes for Fear” in “Strength to Love”