Diversity Awards Ceremony
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Office of Diversity and Community Engagement
2014 Diversity Awards Ceremony
“Diversity, Inclusion and Excellence: Inspiration for the future”
Keynote Speaker: Ms. Cheryl Brown Henderson
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.
Tickets prices - $10.00 per seat & sponsorships are available
Attire – Dressy Business
Reception Soiree will follow in the UT Dallas Alexander Clark Center Lobby
The University of Texas at Dallas
800 West Campbell Road, CN1.112
Richardson, TX 75080
The 2014 Diversity Awards Ceremony will be a particularly significant event. The Office of Diversity and Community Engagement (ODCE) will mark its 5th anniversary while celebrating being ranked for the first time among the top 25 most ethnically diverse student populations in the country, according to U.S. News and World Report. The Diversity Awards Ceremony is the culmination of ODCEs many programs and initiatives throughout the year. This year, the Diversity Awards will bring 300 guests together in the UT Dallas Alexander Clark Center. The ceremony will include:
- A special performance by the winner of UT Dallas Slam Poetry Competition.
- Testimonials by UT Dallas Diversity Retention Scholarship Recipient
- Recognition of the 2014 UT Dallas Champions of Diversity: awards will recognize faculty, staff, students, community and corporate awardees.
- Special guest speaker Ms. Cheryl Brown Henderson – from the historic Brown vs. the Topeka Board of Education landmark case – will speak on the topic: “Why Diversity Matters”