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Emory University Nominated for an AASHE Campus Sustainability Award for Diversity.Emory.edu

We are proud to announce that Emory University has been nominated for an Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE)Award  for the development of Diversity.Emory.edu.


Submissions are judged on the following criteria:

  • Overall impact of the project
  • How innovative the project is
  • Extent to which the case study serves as a model for others
  • Clarity and coherence of the writing

Award Benefits:



April 16th, 2012 : Final PCORE Meeting

Emory’s Diversity Website featured in Emory Wheel

In an effort to unify online announcements, news and events related to campus diversity, Emory’s Senate Diversity Committee has launched a new website in collaboration with the Office of Community and Diversity.

The site went online during the summer but will be officially and formally unveiled at a reception later this month, according to Heather Dash, communications coordinator for campus life technology and communications co-chair of the Senate Diversity Committee. The website is located at www.diversity.emory.edu. Click here to read the full article.

April 24th, 2012: Living Diversity Reception

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Essay Contest: Should Emory Have a Slave Memorial? Deadline April 16th

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April 16th, 2012- Open Forum: Come share your thoughts about the state of race on Emory’s Campus

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Emory Continues its Involvement with CNN Dialogues

Emory University will continue its involvement in CNN Dialogues in conjunction with the James Weldon Johnson Institute and the National Center for Civil and Human Rights.

CNN DIALOGUES is a community forum that aims to highlight diverse ideas and perspectives on the most significant issues and events shaping our time. It is a place where we address shared challenges and concerns to foster a dialogue of learning, understanding and hope.

It’s mission is to come together to analyze and reflect on everything from the arts to the economy, from human rights to health and sexuality. The topics are limitless. They will explore how global events have local impact; and how having a dialogue that bridges our differences will help us collaborate to create solutions and opportunities for a shared future. More…

CNN Dialogues will take place in various venues around Atlanta, the capital of the South and a city of change