Office of Diversity Programs

Black History Month 2016

Hallowed Grounds: Sights of African American Memories

Attorney Jasmine Rand is probably best known as the attorney of the Trayvon Martin family and from her countless appearances in the media concerning this world-famous case. A champion for civil and human rights – the National Bar Association recognized Rand one of the Nation’s Best Advocates Top 40 Lawyers Under 40 in the United States - Rand will speak on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 in the Rhea Miller Recital Hall.

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The Office of Diversity Programs takes great pride in providing students and faculty with quality experience through workshops, guest speakers, cultural celebrations and other resources to broaden their knowledge of diversity.

The goal of Saginaw Valley State University and the Office of Diversity Programs is to have the campus community accept and embrace the many diverse cultures and backgrounds that surround all of us, not only at SVSU but throughout the community and the world. It is through this acceptance that knowledge truly begins.