2017 Diversity Education Week
By utilizing the strengths of our diverse student body, Diversity Education Week (DEW) serves to further equip NC State students, faculty and staff with 21st century skills. DEW advances learning and scholarship, builds understanding and respect among different peoples, and enhances constructive leadership and dialogue in our local and global community. Through education and engagement it promotes awareness and understanding of our nation and world’s diverse cultures and fosters intercultural understanding.
Diversity Education Week serves to promote awareness and understanding of our nation and world’s diverse cultures and foster intercultural understanding through a collection of engaging opportunities. Participants gain information and experience during the week through a collection of engaging opportunities including lectures,workshops, panel and group discussions,film, food, music, dance and more.
How to Participate
Registered student organizations, University offices, departments, and colleges are invited to host programs and events during the 8th Annual Diversity Education Week taking place Sunday, October 22 – Saturday, October 28, 2017. For a listing of scheduled programs, visit the Diversity Education Week on the Guidebook App.
To submit a confirmed program/event that you will sponsor during Diversity Education Week and have it added to the formal calendar of events, please complete the DEW Event Submission Form by Friday, October 6, 2017.
Note: Submissions are reviewed for their fit with the purpose and intent of Diversity Education Week and may or may not be added to the calendar of events.