Employee Resource Groups

 Latino Networking Caucus

LNC is a Kent State University work group comprised of students, faculty, and staff who have an affiliation or interest in the Latino culture that serves as a common resource and collaborative advocate for the campus administration. It serves as a clearinghouse for issues, events, and activities at KSU; and promotes and supports Latino interest, culture, and needs.

Learn more about the Latino Networking Caucus

Provost Faculty Associates for Diversity

The purpose of the Provost’s Faculty Associates for DEI is to support recruitment and retention efforts focused on inclusion and equal opportunity in higher education for faculty, staff and students. These efforts promote the inclusion of highly qualified faculty, staff and students to join the academy of teachers and scholars at Kent State University (KSU).

Learn more about the Provost Faculty Associates


Spectrum hosts social events, leads LGBTQ+ advocacy initiatives, and maintains a listserv for information pertinent to LGBTQ+ and Ally faculty and staff. Any open-minded individual is welcome to join us, and we want you to know that you are accepted and embraced for who you are here at Kent State. 

Learn more about Spectrum and how to join

University Diversity Action Council

The University Diversity Action Council (UDAC) provides a platform for university faculty and staff to serve as a leadership council for university-wide diversity related matters. This council works to ensure diversity initiatives for colleges and divisions is aligned with the university-wide strategic diversity action plan.

Learn more about UDAC and how to join