Diversity Commitee Presentation for the 2012 Black Issues Conference

Black in America: One Campus…One Community…Unified for One Cause The UT Libraries was honored to participate again this year in the Black Issues Conference at the University Center. Our presentation was well received although it was a small crowd. Link to our presentation goes here. See information about the conference here: http://trace.tennessee.edu/omsaconference/

UT Libraries Celebrates 50 years of African American Achievement: A Showcase.

Join us Thursday, Sept. 8, 2:00-4:00 p.m. throughout the John C. Hodges Library for exhibits and entertainment in the library, featuring interactive personal expression, digital storytelling, music, poetry readings, and movies. Programming: WUTK The Rock live on site, Black Cultural Center, 50th African American Achievement Committee, UT Libraries Music Library, Native American Student Association, Common … Continued

Diveristy Committee @ Anadasgisi

The Diveristy Committee provided support for the wonderful Anadasgisi: The Gathering of International Natives @UTK on April 8th and 9th See photos from our UTLibDiversity Flickr account of the Aztec Fire Dance by Tlanextli Tlacopan here: https://www.lib.utk.edu/diversity/activities/outreach/index.html

Winning Respect Through Civility, April 20 from 2:30-4:00

Please come to a panel discussion, Winning Respect Through Civility, on Wednesday, April 20 from 2:30-4:00 pm in 605 John C. Hodges Library. Panelists are · Joan Cronan, Director of Women’s Athletics · Marva Rudolph, Director, Office of Equity & Diversity · Annazette Houston, Director, Disability Services and Co-Chair of the 50th Anniversary of African … Continued

“Valuing Diversity and Inclusion in the Academy: Achieving New Levels of Excellence“

You are invited to a presentation by Dr. Yolanda T. Moses, professor of anthropology and nationally recognized expert on cultural diversity, on Wednesday, March 9 from 9-10 am in the Hollingsworth Auditorium of the Ellington Plant Sciences Building on the Agriculture Campus. Dr. Moses will speak on Valuing Diversity and Inclusion in the Academy. Diversity … Continued

Graduate Commons Ribbon Cutting

Join us to celebrate the grand opening of a long-awaited space just for graduate students in Hodges Library.

UT graduate students gather for a meeting in the Graduate Commons at Hodges Library