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Nykolai M Blichar
Feb 23, 2017

Human Diversity Conference Next Week

Feb 23, 2017 by Nykolai M Blichar

The annual Human Diversity Conference will be taking place next Friday, March 3 from 8AM to 4PM. The Conference is sponsored by the Commission on Human Diversity and the Diversity Council. The Diversity Council will be hosting a panel at 12PM to discuss the current campus climate and how national, state, and local issues affects each of our groups. We will also be discussing how we can work together to address these issues. We encourage students to participate in all of the panels, presentati...


Nykolai M Blichar
Nov 16, 2016

Post-Election Statement to the KU Community from Diversity Council

Nov 16, 2016 by Nykolai M Blichar

In the days following the election reports of hate crimes in our country have increased exponentially. Acts and statements meant to harass and threaten members of our own community have also surfaced. As leaders among our peers we have a responsibility to protect and support each other and speaking up against these statements and acts so that everyone can feel safe. We encourage you to check in with your friends or loved ones with positive regard and empathy as some might be struggling but no...


Nykolai M Blichar
May 4, 2016

Thank you from the DC

May 4, 2016 by Nykolai M Blichar

From the Diversity Council and the Student Government Board Dear Diversity Council, On behalf of the Executive Board of the Diversity Council and Student Government Board, we would like to thank all of you for the hard work that you all have put in to represent the needs and concerns of all minority groups here at Kutztown University. You all are the reason that we strive to do what we do. If it had not been for the 22 organizations that joined up with us this year this group would not h...


Nykolai M Blichar
May 3, 2016

New Diversity Council Member

May 3, 2016 by Nykolai M Blichar

The Diversity Council would like to welcome Kutztown Christian Fellowship to our organization! The Kutztown Christian Fellowship believes that everyone finds his or her greatest fulfillment in knowing and living for God. They want people to know the power of the gospel and the greatness of God's love for us. Thier Core Values describe what is most important to them as an organization and mission.


Nykolai M Blichar
Mar 9, 2016

New Diversity Council Member

Mar 9, 2016 by Nykolai M Blichar

The Diversity Council would like to welcome another new member organization, the National Association for Multicultural Education or NAME for short. National Association for Multicultural Education NAME aims to transform society for the betterment of ALL individuals. This calls for a collective of ALL to explore the inequities present in our society. NAME values the experiences and voices of individuals who have been silenced or have been omitted from mainstream literature, media, and his...


Nykolai M Blichar
Feb 29, 2016

Welcoming Two New Members!

Feb 29, 2016 by Nykolai M Blichar

The Diversity Council would like to welcome two new member organizations to the standing committee! Afro-Caribbean Collision Dance Group (AAC) Afro-Caribbean Collision is a dance group dedicated to enhancing the origins and development of African and Caribbean dancing. We will infuse both traditional and modernized African and Caribbean inspired dances.Our dance styles are inspired by several sounds such as: Reggae, Soca, and Bachata (just to name a few). We are a multi-cultural organiza...


Nykolai M Blichar
Feb 9, 2016

Meet the Member Organizations of the Diversity Council!

Feb 9, 2016 by Nykolai M Blichar

The Diversity Council is currently made up of 18 different organizations that focus on many different diverse communities at Kutztown University. These organizations work together to ensure that Kutztown University remains an inclusive place for students of all backgrounds. Our meetings our biweekly at 11:00 AM in the Rohrbach Library Room 28! Women's and Gender Focused: Feminist Majority Leadership Alliance: FMLA was originally started as the Women's Awareness Group in the 1970s and is ...


Nykolai M Blichar
Jan 31, 2016

Presentations by Candidates for Director of Women's Center and the GLBTQ Resource Center

Jan 31, 2016 by Nykolai M Blichar

The search committee for the Director of the Women’s Center and GLBTQ Resource Center has been working hard since October in preparing for the search with HR, reviewing applications, and doing phone interviews. The search committee has identified four candidates to come to campus for interviews. We would like to invite any member of the Diversity Council to attend a public presentation and Q&A of the candidates. The dates and time are as follows (all sessions will be 50minutes, and held in MS...


Nykolai M Blichar
Jan 31, 2016

Looking Back: Proposed Standing Committee

Jan 31, 2016 by Nykolai M Blichar

Proposed Standing Committee Notice: The Diversity Council Student Government Board (SGB) is currently proposing the development of The Diversity Council.  According to the constitution of SGB, this proposal must be presented to the student body for a period of 2 weeks.  After the 2 week period, the Student Government Association (student activity fee-paying students) will be asked to vote to approve the addition of The Diversity Council via KUnited.  Of the voting members of the SGA, the sim...