As part of the third annual Town Hall Meeting on Diversity, a new Diversity Matters Fair will be held. The purpose of the fair is to allow departments, student organizations, divisions and other units across campus to showcase their diversity-related initiatives. The fair will be held on Thursday, January 20, 2011 at the Maucker Union Ballroom from 12 to 2 p.m. The Town Hall Meeting will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. at the same location. Town Hall Meeting participants are encouraged to allow time to view the fair before coming to the meeting.
Each participating group will be provided with a table with two chairs and, if needed, access to electricity. There is no charge to participate. If you wish to participate and highlight your initiative, please forward the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
-- Name of sponsoring department(s) or organization(s)
-- Name or title of your initiative
-- Name and contact information of responsible person
If you have any questions, please call Amy Kollasch, at the Office of the Vice President For Student Affairs at 319-273-2467.
The Town Hall Meeting on Diversity is hosted annually by President Ben Allen, the Diversity Council and the Diversity Advisory Committee. It is one of a number of initiatives at the University of Northern Iowa that seek to contribute to the creation and maintenance of an inclusive educational environment which prepares students to thrive in a diverse, global environment.