Diversity In Action Council

Kent State University at Trumbull is committed to providing an environment that recognizes the value of bringing together people from a wide range of diverse cultures, backgrounds and ethnicities.

Fall 2019 Meeting Schedule

  • September 23 (Monday)
  • October 24 (Thursday)
  • November 25 (Monday)
    Meetings are 2 to 3 p.m. in Room 237, Classroom Building 

The Diversity in Action Council is responsible for creating and supporting opportunities for the campus community to get together and experience diversity.

Present and Past Events

  • Girls in STEM Trumbull County
  • Kent State Gospel Choir Concert
  • Safe Space training sponsored by the Pride Alliance Club and our Assistant Dean
  • Tunnel of Oppression Art & Poster Contest
  • Phenomenal Women Oral History Project Workshop and Reading for Black History Month (2018) For more information, see video.
  • Brazilian music concert for Hispanic Heritage Month. This was in collaboration with the Kent State University at Trumbull Concert Series.
  • Poster/banner display for Hispanic Heritage Month, Black History Month, Women’s History Month  
  • Screening for Beyond the Wall, a documentary on DACA. Attendees watched the short 18-minute documentary and attended a Skype Q&A session with the producer and one of the people featured in the documentary.(2017,2018)
The Role of the Regional Diversity Advisory Committee (RDAC)
  • Work closely with the Campus Dean to provide overall leadership on all diversity matters for the Campus.
  • Provide periodic feedback to the Assistant Dean on diversity initiatives at other campuses.
  • Monitor progress on Strategic Diversity Indicators and prepare annual report on progress
  • Communicate regularly with the Office of the Vice President DEI to ensure harmony with the University direction on diversity initiatives.