Photo collage of diversity events. Promoting Understanding and social change through inclusion

Above all, our goal is to create a diverse and inclusive culture.

race/ethnicity • sex/sexual orientation • gender identity/expression • disability
class • age • military status • national origin • pregnancy • religion • veteran status

Comic Vision:
Questions we ask, lessons we learn

Wednesday, September 25 | 3:00 p.m.
114 Rentschler Hall
Hamilton Campus

Thursday, September 26 | 1:30 p.m.
136/137 Johnston Hall
Middletown Campus

Join Dr. Helane Androne, Dr. Lori Parks and Dr. Caryn Neumann as they discuss what superheroes look like and what comics teach us about power.

A bronze figure holding up a scale.

Racial Legacies and Learning presents

"The Defamation Experience"

Thursday, October 17 | 1:00 p.m.
Parrish Auditorium,
Hamilton Campus

The Defamation Experience is a unique interactive diversity program comprised of three components; the play which explores the highly charged issues of race, class, religion, gender, and the law with a twist: the audience is the jury. Through deliberations and post show discussions, audiences engage in civil discourse that challenges preconceived notions.


For Colored Girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf

Friday, Nov. 15 | 8:00 pm
Miriam G. Knoll Community Center,
Middletown Campus

Saturday, Nov. 16 | 8:00 pm
Harry T. Wilks Conference Center,
Hamilton Campus

For Colored Girls is a choreopoem written by Ntozake Shange in 1974 that tells the story of seven nameless African-American women who have suffered oppression in a racist and sexist society. Each woman is identified by the color she is assigned. It consists of monologues accompanied by dance movements and music. Subjects including rape, abandonment, abortion, and domestic violence are tackled. This play is for mature audiences only. 


A professor facilitating a lively conversation with a group of students in the diversity and multicultural center

Faculty Unhinged

Join us for lively conversations on hot topics facilitated by faculty, staff and local community members.  Free lunch provided.

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