Diversity & Multicultural Affairs

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Reflections Breakfast

Thanks Giving Around the World

The Diversity Office collaborates with Residence Life and other units to show that “thanksgiving” is a global act; international students and faculty/staff share culture-specific rituals that reflect the values of

America’s Thanksgiving holiday.

The Excellence through Diversity Awards

The Diversity Office forms a campus-wide committee that recognizes AUM employees—via a nomination process—for advancing diversity and inclusion both at AUM and beyond.

The African-American Alumni Reception & Scholarship

This tradition is a co-sponsorship between the Diversity Office and Alumni Affairs.

Diversity Week

Global Mixer

The Diversity Office collaborates with Global Initiatives, Confucius Institute, Athletics, and World Languages to facilitate introductions between domestic (American) students and AUM’s  students from all countries outside the U.S.

“The Garden of Hope:” A service-learning initiative (SLI)

Dr. Annice Yarber-Allen (Sociology)

Mr. Timothy Spraggins (Diversity Office)

Medical AIDS Outreach, non-profit SLI community-partner

Strategic Partnerships and Navigations (in higher education) SPAN

This visionary initiative unites the Diversity Office, the Provost’s Office, Enrollment Management, and Academic Affairs to develop holistic partnerships with regional community colleges.  Grounded in AUM’s core-values and commitment to institutional diversity, this initiative also invites Alabama’s “emerging diversity demographics” and voices to claim their spaces at Auburn Montgomery.