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C.E.A.D. Conference offers on-campus diversity, equity workshops 

Posted on April 7, 2022

In-person workshops and keynote speakers will take place on campus April 23. Registration is open now.

Title III grant brings $2.5M for student services

Posted on February 25, 2022

The federal Strengthening Institutions Grant, paid out at $450,000 each year for five years, was awarded in fall 2021. 

Understanding the Civil Rights Movement through virtual reality

Posted on February 15, 2022

Two VR experiences are available on-campus during Black History Month.

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C.E.A.D. Conference offers virtual diversity, equity workshops

Posted on February 1, 2021

The annual one-day conference will be fully virtual and free for all attendees on Feb. 13.

Bennie leading a class during CEAD 2020

A cultural engine for rural places

Posted on October 13, 2020

The Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion extends its impact beyond the boundaries of campus to educate people across the state.

Gathering Latinx communities from afar

Posted on May 7, 2020

The virtual ¡Conéctate! gathering on May 1 drew over 100 participants to share, learn and connect remotely.

4th annual Conéctate goes virtual

Posted on April 23, 2020

The fourth annual ¡Conéctate! is going virtual to gather those focused on serving the region’s Latinx communities.

Pacific Islanders navigate higher education

Posted on April 20, 2020

The Island Magic Show is canceled, but Pacific Islander culture maintains a significant role on campus.

Two women pain pottery at the 2019 Stress Less event.

Strengthening skills to cope with stress 

Posted on February 27, 2020

Learning to stress less is part of every student’s education. A student-led event offers resources and outlets for Mountaineers under pressure.

Students, community partner to perform ‘The Vagina Monologues’

Posted on February 25, 2020

After a 16-year hiatus, the show returns to La Grande Feb. 28 and 29, thanks to support from the SAGE Club.

Students at the 2020 CEAD Conference

Developing intercultural competency on campus

Posted on February 21, 2020

Students and community members benefited from diversity, equity and inclusion workshops at the 2020 CEAD Conference.

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Experiencing culture through food and performances 

Posted on February 14, 2020

The 33rd annual International Dinner and Show brings 12 countries to the stage on Feb. 22

CEAD Conference 2019

CEAD Conference brings diversity education to campus

Posted on February 4, 2020

The 9th annual Celebrate, Educated, Appreciate Diversity Conference takes place Feb. 15 in Badgley Hall.

EOU students in Chamber Choir perform in red flapper dresses.

Roaring ’20s dance offers multicultural experience

Posted on January 21, 2020

Residence Life hosts a dance for all students, faculty and staff on Jan. 25 to celebrate the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s.

Coat & Boot Drive poster MLK Day 2020

MLK Day honored with multiple events

Posted on January 17, 2020

A coat drive, live performance and film showing recognize Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. from Jan. 22 to 24.

Native American Heritage Month brings art, awareness

Posted on December 6, 2019

Students recognized Native American Heritage month with activities throughout November.

International Education Week

Posted on November 18, 2019

International students and study abroad programs get the spotlight Nov. 18-22

Privileged Campus Advocate hosts awareness events

Posted on October 21, 2019

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Spring Commencement

Spring commencement June 15

Posted on June 6, 2019

Spring commencement takes place in two ceremonies on June 15 in Quinn Coliseum.

Latinx gathering enters third year

Posted on May 3, 2019

Conéctate brings together Latinx-serving organizations across the region on May 10.