Program Contact

Portia Anderson

Retention Coordinator & Advisor
Union 235
801-587-9569
portia.anderson@utah.edu
Meet with Portia

Focus of the LORDE Scholars Program

Mentorship

Leadership Development

Financial Literacy

Acculturation

Service & Internships

Research

Career Readiness

Culture & Intersecting Identities

Requirements

All the following activities count towards the Diversity Leadership Certificate:

  • Attend LORDE Scholars Retreat
  • Meet with Faculty/Staff Mentor Monthly
  • Attend LORDE Scholars Monthly Meetings
  • Be Involved in at Least One Student Organization
  • Meet with Retention Coordinator in Student Equity and Diversity Monthly
  • Communicate with Faculty/Staff Mentor Weekly
  • Attend Scholars Hours Weekly
  • Attend at Least One Student Equity and Diversity Event Each Semester
  • Attend LORDE Scholar Social Activities Monthly
  • Meet Regularly with Diversity Scholar Mentee
  • Create a Year-Long Project Related to Social Justice, Equity, and/or Topic of Critical Cultural Relevance