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James Madison College Office of Diversity Programming

Embracing Diversity, developing Leadership, and establishing a legacy of Excellence

Mission:  The Office of Diversity Programming aims to promote a socially inclusive environment that nurtures excellence through equal opportunity and respect for everyone in the college. We seek to enhance student, faculty, and staff interaction, and sensitivity to dimensions of social inclusion such as race/ethnicity, nationality, gender, social class, sexual orientation, and disability.

What we offer:

  *   Cultural and educational programs and events
  *   Student leadership opportunities
  *   First Year Mentoring
  *   Volunteer opportunities
  *   Informational resources
  *   Safe space to share concerns or issues
  *   Student employment opportunities


LiveIt! Spartans Connect with Respect

Did you know? The ability to work in a diverse environment and promote inclusion is the #1 trait sought by employers? Watch President Simon's Statement on Diversity and Inclusion at MSU:

You can find the campaign online at liveit.msu.edu - bookmark this page! The LiveIt! Website provides quick and comprehensive access to opportunities to prepare for living, studying, and working in our global economy. Review the content and consider taking the pledge NOW to print a letter of commendation for your portfolio to demonstrate your commitment to Connect with Respect, and enhance your future.


We Think of Diversity Broadly!

If you are interested or would like more information, please feel free to contact Amber Benton