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Promoting Respect through Inclusiveness and Diversity Excellence (P.R.I.D.E.)

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P.R.I.D.E. is an academic registered student organization (RSO) designed to provide students who are within the College of Education and Human Services an opportunity to learn about and experience views from a multicultural perspective.  P.R.I.D.E. is a unique RSO dedicated to diversity and inclusiveness issues.


PRIDE group making pop cornThe mission of P.R.I.D.E is to promote positive communications and relations between the College of Education and Human Services students, faculty, and staff with emphasis on understanding and appreciating our various cultural backgrounds.  Our goal is to work with local schools and agencies as part of our community outreach.  Promoting Respect Free pop cornthrough Inclusiveness and Diversity Excellence  (P.R.I.D.E) will serve as a networking and leadership tool for diversity issues and concerns within the college.

PRIDE GroupMembership is open to Undergraduate and Graduate students. All active members have voting rights. A membership fee is collected every semester.