Our Progress

April 22, 2019

Here’s our progress on our approach and how we align with the University’s Four Strategic Goals:

Ethnic Studies is 50!

March 22, 2019

Ethnic Studies is celebrating its 50th Anniversary! See how we’re celebrating.

A Director for the BCC

February 7, 2019

We are excited to announce that Meligha Garfield will be the Black Cultural Center director! Meligha will be joining us the week of June 3rd. Come by to say hello!

MLK Rally & March CANCELED

January 21, 2019

Your safety is of the utmost importance to us, and unfortunately the weather has created unsuitable conditions for this event.

VP Selected onto Executive Committee

January 16, 2019

Dr. Mary Ann Villarreal has been selected to serve on APLU’s Council on Access, Diversity & Excellence.

Youth Leadership Awards

January 9, 2019

Congratulations to this year’s recipients! The University of Utah’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Youth Leadership Awards will be on January 23.

People & Places

November 1, 2017

Don’t forget to stay connected by subscribing to our newsletter, People & Places: Social Justice at the U. We’ll keep you up to date on campus events, critical topics, and narratives from marginalized perspectives.

Black History Month

January 31, 2017

February is Black History Month!Learn about the various events happening on and off campus!

Donate Now

December 2, 2016

Give to the Diversity Student Emergency Fund to help students through unexpected emergencies. Learn more…

Welcome Back Bash

August 17, 2016

Come celebrate the start of another school year with the American Indian Resource Center (AIRC), Center for Ethnic Student Affairs (CESA), LGBT Resource Center, and School for Cultural and Social Transformation!

Diversity Graduation Celebration

April 22, 2016

Join the Office for Equity and Diversity, on April 27 at 7:00 PM, in celebrating this year’s graduates!Learn more about the Equity and Diversity Graduation Celebration!

47th Annual Pow Wow

March 24, 2016

The University of Utah’s 47th Annual Powwow is April 19 & 20! While the Powwow is free and open to the public, we encourage attendees to adhere to proper powwow etiquette.

Women’s Week

March 14, 2016

Women’s Week is March 4-7!Check out all the awesome events that will be happening on campus!


February 1, 2016

The Youth Leadership Award Selection Committee is counting on you to identify & nominate students (grade 7 -12) who demonstrate dedication to the beliefs of MLK in their communities and daily activities.Please make your submissions before December 21, 2017!

MLK Week

January 13, 2016

MLK Week 2018 is Jan 19 – 24!Check out all the awesome events that will be happening on campus!

U Remembers the Holocaust

October 26, 2015

Dr. Jud Newborn, our U Remembers keynote, will be speaking on October 24!

Pride Week at the U

September 30, 2015

Pride Week at the U is Sept 30 – Oc 1!Check out all the awesome events that will be happening on and off-campus!

Check out our events!

June 5, 2015

Our office sponsors a ton of events related to diversity, and we help promote even more! If you prefer, we even have a calendar version you can look through instead!

Meet our Team!

June 5, 2015

We have a really awesome team of professionals in our office that really believe in all we do. Stop by one of our centers and meet us!

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