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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Award

The annual Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Award recognize the significant achievements of faculty, staff, departments and organizations that are developing and enhancing a more culturally diverse, competent and inclusive university community.

Each spring, an individual and a group are honored with this award during a special ceremony highlighting their work. The ceremony includes a keynote address focusing on a timely topic, crucial to advancing diversity and inclusion in our community.

2020 Award Ceremony and Keynote Address
Keynote Address by Vice Chancellor Jerrihlyn McGee
April 30, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
School of Nursing Atrium

Reception to follow in Murphy Lobby

Learn more about past Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Award award recipients.

Last modified: Jan 28, 2020
About the Sculpture

EVC Diversity AwardThe Excelsior sculpture was created by local artist Gary Kahle. The design conveys the concept of "ever upward - reaching great heights but continuing to strive for more." The two columns connect to a complete circle, representing how individuals working together can come full circle to do great things.