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The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is now accepting membership applications for the FY15 UTMB Diversity Council

  • Diversity is a core value at UTMB, underscoring our long-time understanding that the university community is more effective in fulfilling its vital mission when people of all perspectives and backgrounds are involved in charting our road ahead.
  • Members of the Diversity Council will work together to:
    • Harness the broad spectrum of ideas, experiences and voices that characterizethe UTMB community
    • Preserve an inclusive and collaborative community that actively promotes and valuesdiversity in its broadest sense
    • Ensure that best practices in support of diversity and inclusion are woven throughoutthe institution
  • The council will meet on the third or fourth Wednesday of every month from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.Teleconference connections can be arranged for those who do not work on the Galveston campus.
  • Please refer to the following resources to learn more about the Diversity Council:
Deadline: Thursday, July 31

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Diversity Council, click here to complete an online application. Paper copies of the application also are available in Bethel Hall, Room 2.201, and the Jamail Student Center.

All students, faculty, staff and employees are encouraged to apply, and the deadline for submitting an application is 5 p.m. on Thursday, July 31.

For questions about the council’s activities or the time commitment involved, please contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at