The inaugural Fall Mixer for graduate students, faculty and staff of color.


    Within Louisiana State University’s Flagship Agenda 2020, Transforming Lives, there is a commitment to diversity and community outreach that extends beyond the intellectual journey to the essentials of advocacy, support, and cultivation of diversity and inclusion initiatives. The Office of Equity, Diversity & Community Outreach (EDCO) represents two out of the four pillars (Discovery, Diversity, Engagement, and Learning) of the LSU experience. Diversity and Engagement are critical to the intellectual and personal development of all our students, staff and faculty.

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    Leading the Conversation on Black Males Nationwide

    For a third straight year, a group of LSU Black Male Leadership Initiative, or BMLI, Fellows attended the 26th Annual Southwestern Black Student Leadership Conference, or SBSLC, hosted by Texas A&M University from Jan. 16-19. Click Here to read more. 


    Nominations Open for 2014 Esprit de Femme Award

     The LSU Women’s Center is pleased to announce that nominations for the 2014 Esprit de Femme award are open. Established in 2009, the Esprit de Femme award is an annual acknowledgement of a person who has made exceptional efforts toward the advancement of women in Louisiana.  Click Here to read more. 


    LSU Receives Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award for Second Year in a Row

    LSU has received the 2013 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity, or HEED, award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. This is the second year LSU has been named as a HEED Award recipient.  Click Here to read more. 





    The 2012-2013 LSU Annual Diversity Report (pdf: online) Is now available 




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