Diversity and Educational Equity Committee

The mission of the Penn State Harrisburg Diversity and Educational Equity Committee is to create and engage in activities cultivating a safe and supportive campus community that values diversity and fosters good citizenship. The committee strives to improve communication and encourage respect within its interdependent campus communities by enhancing the development of relationship skills and providing opportunities to share experiences and diverse perspectives among members of the college community.


Penn State Statement on
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Excellence


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All In at Penn State: A Commitment to  Diversity and Inclusion

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MLK, Jr. Day Poster Design Contest

Nicole Hill was the winner of the 2017 MLK, Jr. Day poster design contest.

2017 MLK, Jr. Day poster

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We Are....the Diversity and Educational Equity Committee!
11:30 am — 1:15 pm
Gallery Lounge, Olmsted Building

Attend the Diversity and Educational Equity Committee (DEEC) Open House to learn more about what it takes to be "All-In."

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Fri, 04/07/2017
Diane Guerrero

“Orange is the New Black” star and immigration reform activist Diane Guerrero will visit Penn State Harrisburg on Tuesday, April 11 at 5 p.m. in the Capital Union Building gymnasium on campus. Guerrero will discuss immigration and her book titled “In the Country We Love: My Family Divided.”

Fri, 03/17/2017

Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Humanities recently hosted Writers Resist: All Our Voices Matter, an event designed to celebrate diversity and recognize literature as a tool for social change. Faculty, students, and community members read their own work or the work of other authors addressing topics such as mental health, politics, and identity. The event was one of over 100 similar readings held across the country that were modeled after the flagship Writers Resist event, which took place in New York City on January 15.

Thu, 02/16/2017

Maly Jackson will present “A Walk to Freedom” as part of the Penn State Harrisburg Center for Holocaust and Jewish Studies speaker series, on Tuesday, February 21 at 7 p.m. in the library Morrison Gallery on campus.

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