Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Upcoming DEI Events
February 5, Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Davenport University Lettinga Campus - Wilbur & Sharon Lettinga Auditorium - 6191 Kraft Avenue S.E., Grand Rapids, MI 49512
Come join the DU Community for a recognition of Black History Month!
Just as you are.
We invite you to join us as we band together across our campuses to ensure all DU community members have equal and fair access to all opportunities and to dismantle discrimination of any kind, including race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic class, national origin, physical ability, age, religious affiliation, or veteran status.
Be part of global acceptance.
We invite you to gain understanding and increase your diversity skills! Join other Davenport students and faculty who want to be diversity innovators by checking out activities and sharing your ideas.
- Participate in Cultural Engagement Events and Observances
- Develop New Programs
- Serve on the DEI Council
- Strengthen your global and intercultural competency by participating in trainings
Hispanic Advocate Award
Excellence in Diversity Award
Davenport University has been recognized as a 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 recipient of the INSIGHT Into Diversity Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award. This prestigious honor is awarded " based on [the] institution’s exemplary diversity and inclusion initiatives, and includes all aspects of diversity including gender, race, ethnicity, veterans, people with disabilities, and members of the LGBT community."