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Author: Kimberly Baccus

Kansas State University Again Honored Nationally for Diversity, Inclusion

For the third consecutive year, Kansas State University has received a Higher Education Excellence in Diversity, or HEED, award, for its commitment to diversity and inclusion initiatives.

The university also received the 2014 and 2015 HEED awards, which are from INSIGHT into Diversity magazine.


The HEED award is the only national honor for U.S. colleges and universities that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion. Kansas State University was one of 83 recipients chosen nationally for the award and will be featured in the magazine’s November 2016 issue.

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Advancing Social Justice at Kansas State University

A letter from President Myers to campus Nov. 1, 2016.

Dear students, faculty and staff,

While there have been many productive discussions regarding social justice and race relations at Kansas State University, a recent letter from the Black Student Union has called for more action. I will address each of the group’s four major requests.


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