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The Division of Institutional Equity and Diversity is currently preparing two online training modules on Title IX and on Preventing Discrimination and Harassment. Unfortunately, you may have received a premature message from our training providers (WeComply/Thompson Reuters) asking you to log in and take the training. Please do not respond or attempt to log in at this time as the material is not ready to view. We apologize for any confusion and the Division will update you as soon as the training is ready for your use.


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.


Farewell to Cheylon Brown

The Division of Institutional Equity and Diversity will say farewell this week to Cheylon Brown, Director of the Multicultural Center. Brown has served the university for 21 years and has been instrumental in its efforts to ensure that UNT is an institution where diverse faculty, staff and...

Multicultural Center Honors Those Who Promote Diversity and Inclusion Within the UNT Community

Every year, Student Activities hosts a collection of awards called Eagle Awards that recognize outstanding student organizations and individual leadership. This year, the Multicultural Center is announcing three awards recognizing some truly exceptional individuals of UNT. All award recipients...

People of Nia Ceremony Cancelled

The People of Nia Ceremony has been cancelled due to the possibility of severe weather. An email to the graduates will go out with instructions on when and where to pick up stoles.

Kathleen Hobson Named to Black Tie Dinner Board

Kathleen Hobson, assistant director of UNT Pride Alliance, has been chosen to serve on the Board of DirectorsKathleen Hobson of Black Tie Dinner for a two-year term. Click here to read the full story!

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

The University of North Texas is partnering with Denton County Friends of the Family to host a variety of events for Sexual Assault Awareness Month throughout April. These events aim to raise awareness and bring together those who want to end sexual violence. You can view the full calendar...

Cheylon Brown Featured in North Texas Daily

Cheylon Brown, the Director of UNT's Multicultural Center, was featured in the latest edition of the North Texas Daily. Read her story online at ntdaily.com.

Registration Now Open for the 2016 Equity & Diversity Conference

Registration for the 2016 Equity & Diversity Conference is now open. Our theme this year is "Liberty & Justice for All" and it will feature keynote speakers Derald Wing Sue and W. Kamau Bell. The event will take place in the new Union on February 25 and will also include...

E&D Vice President Joanne Woodard Featured on 50 Shades of Black Video Series

Joanne Woodard, the vice president of UNT's Division of Institutional Equity & Diversity, was featured in a video series called "50 Shades of Black." The series is presented by the Denton Black Film Festival, which is held from January 29-31, and tells a new story everyday at...

The Government Information Connection Named Depository Library of the Year

The Government Information Connection is a cornerstone service of the UNT Libraries which helps support faculty, staff, students, and the community at large. It was recently named Depository Library of the Year by the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO). Resources on Title IX, equity and...

Hispanic Heritage Month: Sept. 15 - Oct. 15

Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. Click here to see a list of upcoming events.


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