Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Events and News

Graduate Diversity Visitation Program

October 17 – 20, 2021, students interested in graduate studies have an opportunity to tour Health & Kinesiology graduate programs of interest and meet faculty, staff, and graduate students. Students from historically underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply by August 29, 2021: https://gradapply.purdue.edu/register/GDVP_app .

View the flyer for additional information: Graduate Diversity Visitation Program

 

American Kinesiology Association’s (AKA) Spring Webinar

View the American Kinesiology Association’s (AKA) spring webinar on the topic of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). Dr. Russell talks about how we view these terms and what makes them important, but also separate from each other. Additionally, he addresses how they are portrayed and viewed in AKA’s Inclusive Excellence award, an annual award acknowledging kinesiology departments that are making strides in these areas. Additionally, Dr. Russell discusses how both higher education and the field of Kinesiology are discussing DEI and where we might be more attentive. He also discusses how the current issues in the country create additional problems for our students and how we might address them. Moreover, he discusses steps kinesiology departments can take to create environments that are more inclusive.

You can view the webinar by clicking on this link: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Webinar

 

Purdue Pursuing Racial Justice Together Events

Purdue Acceptance and Inclusion Consortium Events

HHS Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: Student Development Funding Opportunity

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