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2016 Equity & Diversity Conference
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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.


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.

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...



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