Division ofEquity and Diversity

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Welcome
The Division of Institutional Equity and Diversity partners with the University of North Texas faculty, staff and the entire campus community to create an inclusive environment that prepares and promotes UNT student success in a global marketplace. At UNT, all members of our community value, support and respect each other and the educational benefits of diversity.

Announcements
- RSVP for upcoming training courses. Click here to view available dates.
- Click here to view the entire September cultural events calendar for the DFW International Community Alliance.

 

News

Writing Lab Now Open

The writing tutors are coming! The UNT Writing Lab is now open and ready to help make you a great writer. Tutors will be stationed in Willis Library Room 123 Monday-Thursday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Sundays from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. The Willis location is a walk-in service only. They also...

Online Muslim: Religion, Politics, & Humor on the Internet

Please join the UNT Libraries and the Office of Spiritual Life for the first of their new Interfaith Conversations series. This event was made possible with the generous financial support of the Dean of Students and the Division of Institutional Equity & Diversity. To read more about the...

First Flight Week

First Flight, UNT's official welcome program, is in full effect this week. First Flight is designed to help new students begin their college experience on the right foot. From programs that prepare you for the upcoming educational opportunities to programs where you get to let loose and meet...

Denton Named One of Livability's 10 Best College Towns

According to community research site, Livability.com, Denton has made the No. 5 spot on their list of the 10 Best College Towns in the country! It cites Denton's thriving music scene, various popular restaurants and its "organic, grassroots vibe" as reasons why it deserves to be on...

A Letter From the President to UNT Employees on Supreme Court Ruling About Same-Sex Marriage

Dear faculty and staff, I was pleased to hear about the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling last week that makes same-sex marriage legal in all states. This is a positive advancement on many levels. Across the U.S., it creates a stronger culture of diversity and inclusion — principles that...

Check Out the July Cultural Events Calendar for DFW International Community Alliance

DFW International Community Alliance is a network of over 1,600 internationally-focused organizations in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex that embodies the cultural and economic vibrancy of the global community. It focuses on education, cultural events and communication. It has built an...

Applications are now being accepted for the A. Tennyson Miller and Joe L. Atkins Scholarship and the GLBTA Scholarship

Applications are now being accepted for the A. Tennyson Miller and Joe L. Atkins Scholarship and the GLBTA Scholarship. All applications are due by 5:00pm on May 15.   A. TENYSON MILLER AND JOE L. ATKINS The A. Tennyson Miller and Joe L. Atkins Scholarship is named for two of the...

Recognition Ceremony

A “Raza Graduation” is a graduation celebration that features traditions of Latino culture. The ceremony includes various Latino cultural elements and graduates are given the opportunity to publicly thank individuals who have helped them throughout their educational career. A Raza...

Joanne Woodard named UNT Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion

DENTON (UNT), Texas – Joanne Woodard has been named the new vice president for diversity and inclusion at the University of North Texas.   “Joanne’s deep experience and expertise are key ingredients for the development and implementation of modern diversity,...

Register for UNT's First Lavender Graduation Ceremony

Attention All Graduates: UNT's First Lavender Graduation Ceremony will be on April 18th at 2pm in the Gateway Center Room 43. Registration for this event is open to all UNT undergraduate and graduate students who have applied for graduation. Register Online Participants are...

Danny Hoey Jr. to read from "The Butterfly Lady" April 2 at UNT

Danny Hoey Jr., a graduate of the Creative Writing Program at the University of North Texas, will visit UNT to read from his novel "The Butterfly Lady." The Creative Writing Program within UNT's Department of English is sponsoring the event. When: 7:30 p....

Global Cultural Events around DFW in March

DFW International Community Alliance is the portal to international North Texas, a region in which 44% of the residents are New Americans. They are a network of internationally-focused organizations in the Dallas / Fort Worth metroplex that embodies the cultural and economic vibrancy of the...

UNT selected as a "Top School" by "Military Advanced Education"

DENTON (UNT), Texas -- "Military Advanced Education" has awarded the University of North Texas the designation of a Top School in its "2015 Military Advanced Education Guide to Colleges and Universities," a guide which measures the best practices in military and veteran...

Upcoming Event: Take Back the Night

Statistically, 1 in 4 women and 1 in 9 men are sexually assaulted in their lifetimes. The Dean of Students would like to shine a light on this serious issue and host UNT’s Take Back the Night. Take Back the Night is an event that was started in the 1970s due to sexual assault and gendered...

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