Diversity and Educational Equity Committee

The mission of the Penn State Harrisburg Diversity and Educational Equity Committee is to create and engage in activities cultivating a safe and supportive campus community that values diversity and fosters good citizenship. The committee strives to improve communication and encourage respect within its interdependent campus communities by enhancing the development of relationship skills and providing opportunities to share experiences and diverse perspectives among members of the college community.


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Photographs from Ethiopia
12:00 pm
Morrison Gallery, Library

Photographer and writer Julian Voloj, explores questions of identity in his work. Tour the Morrison Gallery to view his photgraphs.

Interfaith Dialogue and the Future (And Why Young People Should Care)
7:00 pm — 9:00 pm
Russell E. Horn Sr. Spiritual Center, Student Enrichment Center

In the spirit of beginning the New Year with a look toward the future, the CHJS, Penn State’s Diversity and Educational Equity Committee, and the Religion and Society Center will be hosting a discussion forum entitled “Building Bridges Among the Faith Communities: Interfaith Dialogue and the Future (And Why Young People Should Care).”

11:30 am — 1:00 pm
Gallery Lounge, Olmsted Building

African culture and cuisine are to be featured for this lunch with an international flavor. Students from the region will share their country, traditions, food, festivals, customs and fun facts with us.

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