Tag - Diversity and Inclusion

The Spearman Family: At the Crossroads of History

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the desegregation of the Medical College of Georgia, Jagwire presents the story of Dr. David Ronald “Ron” Spearman, a member of the third integrated class in the the college’s history. Written by...

Augusta University celebrates Black History Month

In honor of our country’s African-American heritage, Augusta University will host various events throughout Black History Month.  This year’s theme, The Crisis in Black Education, speaks of the role of education in the history of African Americans...

MLK Celebration speaker announced

Jane Elliott, an anti-racism activist and creator of the controversial “Blue Eyes-Brown Eyes” exercise, will be the keynote speaker for the 2017 Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration on Jan. 13 at noon in Paine College’s Gilbert-Lambruth...

A message from the Chief Diversity Officer

This morning, posters were retrieved from Summerville Campus locations advocating a racial designation of national belonging.  It is the position of Augusta University that all races contribute richly to not only Augusta University but to the nation...

Call for Diversity Award nominations

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion will host their Sixth Annual Diversity and Inclusion Summit on Thursday, Sept.  8. This year’s event will be held 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. at the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center. As part of the program...

Augusta University hosts leadership conference

Update to original story: Photos from event The Augusta University Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the African American Male Initiative (AAMI) hosted the inaugural Future Leaders Conference on Friday, April 22. AAMI is a comprehensive program...

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