Messages from the Provost
Office of the Provost: May 19, 2017
Diversity stands with integrity and academic excellence as a cornerstone of University culture. The University promotes an inclusive and welcoming environment that embraces the full spectrum of human attributes, perspectives, and disciplines.
To the University community:
On Friday, the White House issued an executive order prohibiting people from seven countries from entering the United States.
This has been an unusual election in many ways. Because of the strong emotional overtones of the campaign, many of our students (as well as many of our faculty and staff) have been affected more strongly than we have seen in prior elections.
We would like to draw your attention to this powerfully written message to students from Dean of Students Allen Groves, Marcus Martin from the Office for Diversity and Equity and Catherine Spear from EOCR: