Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office

14 Bray Hall -- ESF Division of Student Affairs


The Student Diversity and Inclusion Office, as a principal member of the ESF Division of Student Affairs, exists to support underrepresented students and to foster a campus community where cultural diversity is valued and appreciated. The programs and supports aim to prepare all members of the ESF community to effectively interact with others in an increasingly diverse and global society.

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Calendar of Events

Monday, April 3, 2017

· Lorenz Dexler, Managing Partner, Topotek 1, Berlin, Germany

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Gateway Center
Lecture - Designing Open space with Participation in Ethnically Diverse and Socially Challenging Neighborhoods
Sponsor: Department of Landscape Architecture | Contact: Richard S. Hawks, 315-470-6557

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

· Indigenous Science & Law Speaker Series

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | 408 Baker Lab | Event Website
'Going “Off the Reservation:” Reciprocal Research with Haudenosaunee Communities' with Lawrence M. Hauptman
Sponsor: Center for Native Peoples & the Environment | Contact: Neil Patterson, 3154706870

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

· Earth Week eventAfrican Dance Class

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm | ESF Quad
Come learn African dances! Taught by a Syracuse University dance professor.

· Earth Week eventMovie - Hidden Figures

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm | Gateway Center
Free showing of Hidden Figures; bring blankets, sleeping bags, or anything comfy! Popcorn provided.
Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association |

Thursday, April 20, 2017

· Earth Week eventSCB-CNY Art Symposium

10:00 am - 4:00 pm | The Gateway Center | Event Website
SCB-CNY is once again hosting our Annual Art Symposium! We will be holding a silent art auction to raise money for an environmental non-profit. All art pieces are donated from students, alumni, local artists, etc. Come to Gateway for food, conversation, and ... Read More
Sponsor: Society for Conservation Biology - Central New York Chapter | Contact: Rachel Speckenbach, 6312352695

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

· WiSE Professions Speaker Series: Amy Pruden

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Nifkin (Alumni) Lounge, Marshall Hall | Event Website
Amy Pruden, W. Thomas Rice Professor, Via Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Associate Dean for Interdisciplinary Graduate Education, will share her work with Antibiotic Resistence and potable water.
Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752

Thursday, April 27, 2017

· Take our Kids to Work Day

Gateway Center and other spaces | Event Website
Hands on Career Exploration for 8-11 yr olds in the lives of of ESF students, staff, faculty and administrators.
Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus | Contact: Heather Engelman, 3154704752

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