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Diversity & Inclusion

Embracing diversity and fostering inclusion.


Our commitment

Northwestern University is implementing ways to create and support a diverse and inclusive campus community. Use this site to explore these efforts, find resources and programs, and get involved!

The Office of the Provost announces Underrepresented Minority Professional Travel Grants

Matching funds are available for schools' support of their underrepresented minority faculty members' scholarly and creative work and their professional development opportunities.

Trailblazing astronaut physician to keynote MLK observance

Dr. Mae Jemison, astronaut, physician and science and technology advocate, will be the keynote speaker at Northwestern University’s 2017 commemoration of the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Jemison will speak on both the Chicago and Evanston campuses.  

Happenings Around Campus

Read news and announcements. Find lectures, readings and other events.

News & Announcements

Native American Heritage Month

The NU community highlights Native American and Indigenous culture through a variety of events, including guest speakers, panel discussions, films, social gatherings, theatrical performances and literary forums, just to name a few.

Upcoming Events

Eva Jefferson Day

January 16
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Introduction to Mindfulness - Evanston Campus

January 16
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Relaxation & Biofeedback

January 16
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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