Diversity Ambassador: Felix Yanez

Diversity Ambassador: Felix Yanez

When I found out about the Student Ambassador kickoff event last spring, I had no doubt that I wanted to be a part of this incredible start to a more inclusive campus. I’m in love with the idea of empowering other students and coming together to honor the...

Diversity Ambassador: Hashintha Jayasinghe

As a person of color and as an immigrant at the University of Arkansas, I have always thought about my presence among the student population. There’s no denying that I am part of the minority because I’m a foreigner, and I come from a tiny island named Sri Lanka. It’s...
Not Your Average Diversity Website

Not Your Average Diversity Website

The launch of the Office for Diversity and Inclusion website was a long time coming. To truly enrich campus diversity and inclusion, as outlined in the university strategic plan, it requires total campus engagement with the help of smart coordination and strategic...