Diversity & Equity Center
Black Hall 101
Mon. - Fri. 8:00am–5:00pm
(509) 963-2127






Welcome to our current events page! Please note that events are listed by groupings. Make sure to view this web page in its entirety to ensure you are up to date with all activities coming from the Diversity and Equity Center (DEC) and friends!!

Beyond the Food Pantry - Student Resources in Challenging Times

The Hope Center of Temple University has created a guide that provides easy access to websites and organizations and includes helpful hints to make your college experience easier. Take a few minutes to check out the guide here and feel free to share with friends and/or family.

Find Your People

This event brings together students, faculty, staff and community memners with shared experience to dialogue and connect throughout the academic year. Stay tuned to see the lineup of program spakers for the 2020-2021 school year!

Talking Gender Series

Join this weekly informal discussion of issues related to gender and sexuality hosted by the Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies.

DEC Living Room

BIPOC Rise: A Support Group for

Students of Color

  • A space for students of color to heal from systemic racism and celebrate life together. This is a support group for students, with guidance and support of BIPOC staff.
  • Email Dr. Taryn Beard at to join
  • Mondays 3:00-4:30PM

Non-Cis Support Group

  • A space for students who identify as transgender, gender non-conforming, non-binary, non-cisgender or questioning
  • Email Dr. Jeanette Rendina at to join
  • Fridays, 3:00-4:30PM

From friends of the DEC

If you’d like to advertise your event/program through the DEC network, please contact