SUNY and Diversity Abroad Partnership
Since January of 2011, SUNY’s Office of Global Affairs (SUNY Global) and Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI) partner with Diversity Abroad, an organization whose aim is to foster diversity and equity in global student mobility. Through this partnership all SUNY institutions are members of the Diversity in Global Education Network, the leading consortium dedicated to advancing diversity and equity in international education. This advancement is achieved through advocacy, professional development, partnership building, student advising resources, and providing a platform for professionals to network, discuss and debate issues of diversity, equity and underrepresentation in international education.
As a member of the Diversity Network SUNY professionals havefull access to the membership website and all other Diversity Network member benefits by creating a user account with the Diversity in Global Education Network, here is the link: http://www.diversitynetwork.org/register. The following SUNY colleges have already submitted their applications and joined:
Diversifying Education Abroad Workshops
In a partnership with Diversity Abroad, SUNY Global and The Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI) sponsor and organize an annual one-day workshop that usually takes place in Spring of each year at the SUNY Global Center. These workshops are very well attended with participation of SUNY professional staff from international education, diversity and financial aid offices.
For information and videos from 2012 workshop click here
For information and videos from 2011 workshop click here