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DEI Programming and Resource Guides

The Fall 2019 Diversity Programming Guide provides the major diversity programming initiatives for the fall semester.

Fall 2019 DEI Programming Guide


May the contents of this resource guide assist you with making a new space feel like home!

Multicultural Resource Guide for 2019
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| Advancing Accessibility in Technology

The University has launched an accessibility initiative to provide our technology users, including those with disabilities, a functional and accessible technology experience with our web presence and our instructional and emerging technologies.

UA's Dedication to Accessibility
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| A Path Forward Planning Dinner

We need your voice! Let’s make our campus more welcoming and inclusive by discussing campus safety, representation, diversity education, inclusive spaces and more Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 5-7:30 p.m. at John England Jr. Hall. Register now for this action planning dinner.

Registration: A Path Forward

16

Oct

International Spouse Group

Wed 10/16, 10:00 am
105 B.B. Comer Hall

16

Oct

Path Forward: An Action Planning Dinner

Wed 10/16, 5:00 pm
John England Jr. Hall

23

Oct

23

Oct

International Spouse Group

Wed 10/23, 10:00 am
105 B.B. Comer Hall

ONYX 2019

This high-energy event featured exhibitions, free food, giveaways and performances by National Pan-Hellenic Council organizations and on-campus dance groups, as well as information from minority-focused student organizations.

Quick Facts on UA's Diversity

Goal 3 of UA's Strategic Plan is dedicated to enriching UA's learning and work environment by providing an accepting, inclusive community that attracts and supports a diverse faculty, staff and student body. Here are some quick facts on how UA's meeting this goal.

Diversity Initiatives

UA has produced 1,695 active diversity efforts in the last 5 years.

Student Organizations

UA has over 70 different student organizations which have diversity and inclusion as a focus.

Enrollment

Fall 2017 had an enrollment of 7,639 minority students (19.8% of total enrollment).

Diversity-Related Courses

Over one-third of UA's undergraduate curriculum (36%, 1083 courses) is diversity-related.

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| Dr. G. Christine Taylor

 Vice President and Associate Provost   Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Dr. G. Christine Taylor joined The University of Alabama as vice president and associate provost for diversity, equity and inclusion in August. In this role, Taylor provides leadership for the University to build on its core principles of inclusiveness in learning environments, programs, workforce and strategic partnerships.

Announcement Q & A with Dr. Taylor