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Ibram X. Kendi
TODAY: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Campus Commemoration
NC State’s 2020 Martin Luther King, Jr. Campus Commemoration will bring National Book Award Winner Ibram X. Kendi to campus. The talk is open to students, faculty, staff and community members.

Stewart Theatre
Monday, Jan. 13, 2020
1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
Tickets not required.
First come, first seated.


Kendi is professor and founding director of the Antiracist Research and Policy Center at American University and a 2016 National Book Award Winner. His new book is How to Be an Antiracist.

Join us for this and additional events celebrating, commemorating and educating about Martin Luther King, Jr. and his legacy.
 
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Black History Month written on a chalkboard
 

Black History Month

 
Nominate a “Legend” or “Luminary” for Black History Month

Nominate an NC State community member for recognition for outstanding effort or achievement. »

 
Reception with Chancellor Woodson for staff members who worked on paid parental leave initiative
 

University Policies

 
Paid Parental Leave Becomes Reality After Four-Year Effort

The new policy grants up to eight weeks of paid leave for eligible employees under the Family and Medical Leave Act. »

 
Participants discuss at Staff Senate Parent Chat in December 2019
 

Staff Senate Diversity Committee

 
Staff Senate Hosts Third Parenting Chat

The Staff Senate’s Parent Chats provide a place where any NC State parent can share problems, solutions, ideas and fellowship. »

 
Danielle Carr
 

Institutional Equity and Diversity

 
OIED Welcomes Danielle Carr

The Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity adds a new executive assistant. »

 
Smiling student in computer lab lookiing at website
 

Americans with Disabilities Act

 
New OIED Website to Improve Accessibility

The Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity will launch an improved website later this month.  »

 
Geena Washington
 

GLBT Center

 
Geena Washington Joins the GLBT Center

The center completes its staff with a new program coordinator. »

 
 
 
NEWS + ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
 
Landmark Exhibit Unearths History: "When MLK and the KKK Met in Raleigh" »
 
Moving Forward Together: 5 Questions With GLBT Center Director Jonathan McCorey (from NC State News) »
 
Attend the Black Lens Symposium on Feb. 1, 2020 at Hunt Library »
 
Redefining “Fairness” Could Improve K-12 School Assignment Outcomes (from NC State News) »
 
Psychology Researchers Call For Changes to Better Address Racial Health Disparities (from NC State News) »
 
Call for Proposals: 18th Annual International Males of Color Empowerment and Retention Educational Conference »
 
Opportunity for Students to be 2020 Census Takers »
 
Faculty Women of Color in the Academy Conference: Apr. 20-21, 2020 at Virginia Tech »
 
Registration Now Open for NC State's Annual Sisterhood Dinner on Feb. 24 »
 
Annual NC State Equity for Women Award Nominations Open »
 
New Women in Technology Group Welcomes Attendees »
 
 
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