Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan

The University of Alaska Anchorage initiated a process to create a Diversity Action Plan in 2016. UAA recognizes the significance of having a Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan, and believes that it will have positive impacts for the University and the community. As the nation has become more globalized and seen a rise in diversified societies within, Universities and Colleges have established similar plans to meet their growing needs.  Alaska has a rich multi-cultural base and our University's student body reflects this. The goal is to create an approach that integrates all voices and constituencies in order to create a platform for Diversity and Inclusion at UAA. The plan will strive to emphasize social inclusion and equity through purposeful involvement and engagement of the full range of campus and community stakeholders. These efforts are designed to contribute to and enhance the rich, diverse and inclusive environment at UAA where all are welcome and encourage to thrive.

Dr. E. Andre Thorn
Director
UAA Multicultural Center
Dr. Robert Boeckmann
Professor
Psychology
Dr. Maria Williams
Director
UAA Alaska Native Studies Program

Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan Presentation

Join Interim Chancellor Sam Gingerich, Interim Associate Vice Chancellor for Alaska Natives & Diversity Jeane Breinig, and DIAP tri-chairs Maria Williams, Robert Boeckmann and AndrĂ© Thorn for this event.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 from 1 - 3 p.m.
Lew Haines Conference Room, Library 307

Available by video conference to UAA's community campuses:
  • Kenai Peninsula College - Ward 102
  • Kachemak Bay Campus - Pioneer Hall 103
  • Kodiak College - Katurwik 106
  • Mat-Su College - FSM 201
  • Prince William Sound College - Growden-Harrison 153
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