LSU’s Office of Diversity Units to Host Open House Events

09/10/2014 03:42 PM

BATON ROUGE – Two units in the Office of Diversity – formerly known as Equity, Diversity & Community Outreach – will host open houses for campus and community networking. Each open house event gives the public a chance to learn more about the programs, services and initiatives planned for the upcoming year. Each event will include refreshments and are free and open to the public.


The Women’s Center will host an open house on Tuesday, Sept. 16, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Campus and community supporters are invited to learn more about the department’s mission, resources and upcoming programs. The Women’s Center is located at 5 Union Square, Raphael Semmes Road. Learn more about the open house by liking the Women’s Center Facebook page, www.facebook.com/pages/LSU-Womens-Center/.


The African American Cultural Center, or AACC, will host an open house on Thursday, Sept. 25, from 4 to 6 p.m. Visitors can tour the facility – the only free standing African American Center in Louisiana – and meet staff members while learning about the center’s ongoing and upcoming programs. The AACC is located at 3 Union Square, Raphael Semmes Road. To learn more about AACC, visit www.lsu.edu/aacc/.


The Office of Diversity is a division of the Office of Academic Affairs committed to fostering inclusive educational opportunities and an equitable workforce environment at LSU. The office is also responsible for supervising and guiding professional units whose purpose and mission is to promote understanding and respect for difference. For more information, visit www.lsu.edu/diversity.

 

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Tara  Kistler 
LSU Media Relations
225-578-3869
tkistler@lsu.edu

Posted on Wednesday, September 10, 2014