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The Diversity Digest is the newsletter of the Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity.

The Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity publishes a biweekly digital newsletter to inform students, staff, faculty, friends and community members about current events and issues relating to diversity, equity and inclusion.

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Past Issues

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7/21/2020 – SPECIAL ISSUE: ADA 30th Anniversary – Will you join us?
7/7/2020 – Stand in Solidarity, SCOTUS Upholds DACA, New IPV Coordinator
6/9/2020 – Resources and Reflections for the Current Moment
5/5/2020 – Vice Provost’s Message, Chancellor’s Creating Community Awards, NC State Pioneer
4/20/2020 – Equity and Inclusion During COVID-19
4/6/2020 – Fostering Community Spirit, “Chinese” Virus is a Racist Take, Virtual Opportunities
3/23/2020 – Current Services from OIED, Don’t Forget Your Census Form, Mental Health Resources
3/09/2020 – Message from the Vice Provost, Womxn’s Herstory Month, IT Accessibility Winners
2/24/2020 – Equity Award Nominees Announced, Legends and Luminaries, Cultural Center Seeks Leader
2/10/2020 – Illuminating Black Excellence, Sonya Renee Taylor, What is a Safe Space?
1/27/2020 – Happy Lunar New Year, Vice Provost’s Message, MyPack Allows Pronouns
1/9/2020 – MLK Campus Commemoration with Ibram X. Kendi, Parental Leave, New OIED Staff
12/02/2019 – MLK Speaker Announced, BAS 40th Gala, the Power of Protest
11/11/2019 – New EOE Officers, Be Aware of Religious Observances, ACE Report
10/28/2019 – OIED Mourns Loss, Threats to Women in STEM, Non-Verbal Inclusion
10/14/2019 – New Vice Provost, New UNC Policy, New Assessment Initiative
09/30/2019 – Jewish Holidays Remind Us, NC State Receives HEED Award, Interfaith Spaces
09/16/2019 – We #SetTheExpectation, Sneakerheads, LatinXistence, Cultural Competence Rollout
09/03/2019 – What’s your opinion on our campus climate? Plus, more stories and news
08/19/2019 – Welcome back! Get caught up with new updates for fall from OIED
07/22/2019 – Safety for Undocumented Students, Why Use Personal Gender Pronouns?, Trevor Noah
06/17/2019 – New AVP for EOE, New GLBT Center Director, Summer Diversity Updates
05/06/2019 – Awards, Celebrations and Reflections from OIED
04/22/2019 – Building Diverse Academics Three Ways, New EOE Officer
04/08/2019 – Free Speech: What Does it Mean at NC State?, Unsettling: Race in Film
03/25/2019 – Impacts of the College Admissions Scandal, Status of Women at NC State
03/11/2019 – Chancellor’s Creating Community Awards, Women Who Inspire Us, Jeremy Dela Paz
02/25/2019 – Young Alum Gives the Gift of Life, Shaun King Recap, Title IX Update
02/11/2019 – Vice Provost’s Message, Black History Month, Mini-Grants Awarded
01/28/2019 – Exhibit Opening, Finding a Home, New MSA Staff Member
01/14/2019 – Vice Provost’s Message, 2019 MLK Speaker, Surviving R. Kelly
12/03/2018 – What’s with all the scooters?, Why Hamilton is Everything, Meet Tonya Hines
11/12/2018 – Vice Provost’s Message, Are Youth Sports Toxic?, Faculty Salary Equity
10/29/2018 – Voting, Trans Awareness, Native American Heritage, New AVP, DEW Recap
10/15/2018 – It’s Diversity Education Week!, Artivism Gallery Opening, Indigeneous Peoples’ Day Recap
10/01/2018 – Diversity Education Week, U.S. Postal Service Special Event, Top 100 Rankings
09/17/2018 – Celebrate Latinx Heritage Month, NC State Awarded HEED, Diversity Education Week
09/04/2018 – Symposium Builds Community, Listening Party, Briana Green, Come Do Research
08/20/2018 – Unveiling at AACC, Chocolate Festival, Sandra Cisneros, Multicultural Grad Orientation

07/16/2018 – Making NC State Accessible for All, Grants Now Available, New Faces
06/14/2018 – QYLS Receives Award, Simpson Selected for Fellowship, New AACC Assistant Director
05/14/2018 – Multicultural Grads Celebrated, Inclusiveness in Study Abroad, Feminist Friday Reflections
05/07/2018 – Trailblazers Honored, Ebony Harlem Winners, EOI Change Agents
04/30/2018 – Lavender Grad Shines, MLK Humanized, It’s a Wrap
04/23/2018 – APIDA Heritage Month Highlights, Speaker Pierre Berastain, Clothesline Project
04/16/2018 – Native American Celebrations, Opening Doors, What is EOE?
04/09/2018 – Symposium Forges New Ground, Food and Housing Security, Tracey Ray Recognized
04/02/2018 – Embrace Your Voice, Ebony Harlem Awards, Record Number Host Future Faculty
03/26/2018 – Historic Partnership Begins, Week of Action, #MeToo or #MeWho?
03/19/2018 – Diversity Education Week: Revisited, ASB Trips Make an Impact, Black Panther
03/12/2018 – Native American Treasures, Veteran Leader Comes to OIED, Mate Masie Academic Support
03/05/2018 – Women’s Herstory Month, Navigating White Spaces, Decolonizing Feminism
02/26/2018 – See the Politics of Black Hair Exhibit, Inaugural QYLS Event, Dancing Around the World
02/19/2018 – New Diversity Rankings, GLBT 10th Recap, Hairspray Show Accessible
02/12/2018 – Tonight: Celebrate GLBT Center, Sisterhood Dinner Invites You, Politics of Black Hair
02/05/2018 – Nominate a Colleague for a Cash Award, Centers Get Literary, Seeking Student Mentors
01/29/2018 – Student Panel to Dialogue on Inclusion, NCBI Team is National Leader, Open Mic Tonight
01/22/2018 – Reclaiming Our Time, Up Close with Ben Jealous, Events This Week
01/16/2018 – Today: MLK Speaker Benjamin Jealous, Stalking Awareness, Social Justice January
01/08/2018 – You are Invited to the MLK Commemoration, Advocate Lunch & Learns, New Staff
12/11/2017 – Mini-Grant Recipients Announced, NC DIP Meets at Duke, Finding Community in the AACC
12/04/2017 – MLK Events Announced, What is Praeci?, Inclusion Night at Women’s B-Ball
11/27/2017 – Empowered, Encouraged and Hopeful, GLBT Welcomes Community, New AACC Program Assistant
11/20/2017 – Kwanzaa Celebration, New IT Accessibility Coordinator, NAHM Continues
11/13/2017 – Nubian Message Prepares to Celebrate 25th, New Title IX Posters, Transgender Awareness Week
11/06/2017 – Transgender Awareness Week, NOW Series on Race, Veterans Day Events
10/30/2017 – Native American Heritage Month: Resilience, TItle IX Interim Guidance, Franchesca Ramsey Recap
10/23/2017 – Come to Diversity Education Week, Student Coordinators Needed, Faces in the Crowd
10/16/2017 – NC State Earns Rank for Hispanic Grads, GLBT Legal Protections, Language Diversity Ambassadors
10/09/2017 – Today is Indigenous Peoples’ Day, Think and “DEW” Together, Nacoste to Speak
10/02/2017 – Domestic Violence: Serious and Preventable, African Diaspora Film Series, What is ASD?
09/25/2017 – “Resistance Through Existence,” Marisol Jimenez Speaks, Brandan “Bmike” Odums at Art Gallery
09/18/2017 – Welcome to Latinx Heritage Month!, Cultivating a Climate of Respect, Social Justice Leadership
09/11/2017 – Diversity Dialogue Speaker Announced, DEW Call for Programs, New Lunch & Learn Series
09/05/2017 – OIED Fall Signature Events, NC State Receives 2017 HEED Award, Women’s Equality
08/28/2017 – NC State Makes Top 100, Social Justice Cohort Launches, Hidden Figure Visits
08/21/2017 – GLBT Symposium, Gender & Equity Research Call for Proposals, New MSA Director
08/14/2017 – Open House Tomorrow, NC State Rises in Rankings, New Assistant Director