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The Office of Diversity Initiatives focuses on the development of strategic partnerships within the School of Business to create  a diverse and inspiring environment for excellence in teaching and learning.

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Our programs help underrepresented and first generational students by providing resources and support to enhance their degree and make them more competitive in the business world.

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We are committed to supporting students and providing programs and opportunities that not only increases retention and graduation rates, but also prepares students for career success in today’s global society.

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Do you have questions about scholarships, leadership development programs, academics, internships or getting into the School of Business? Schedule an appointment

We are available Tuesdays and Thursdays 1pm - 3:30pm.

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  • Mimicking the Boss November 9, 2015
    Doctoral Student Nicole Jones Young Wins Her Second Award for Research on ‘Trickle-Down Leadership’ and Inclusivity Management doctoral candidate Nicole Jones Young has won her second prestigious award in two years for research that shows employees pay close attention to their bosses’ actions, more than their words, when it comes to inclusivity in the workplace....  […]
  • Fighting Breast Cancer October 28, 2015
    ‘Pink Tie Affair’ Spreads Message that Disease Impacts Everyone Students, faculty and families gathered in a powerful display of reflection and hope during a breast cancer awareness fundraiser called The Pink Tie Affair. Hosted by the UConn Chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) and Travelers EDGE, the most touching moment of the...  […]

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Office of Diversity Initiatives

2100 Hillside Road, Unit 1041

Storrs, Connecticut 06269-1041

Office: BUSN 236

Tel: (860) 486-4135