Each year the Office of Diversity & Multicultural Programs presents the Builders of Diversity Award to recognize an individual and/or unit from the University of Minnesota Crookston, who during an academic year, partners with or actively supports efforts to meet campus-wide objectives for diversity, inclusion, and multiculturalism by:

  • Implementing initiatives, programs, or activities to increase cultural competency
  • Cultivating a welcoming and inclusive campus environment, while impacting the community
  • Increasing recruitment and retention of diverse student, faculty, and staff populations
  • Addressing and serving the needs of underrepresented populations and diverse individuals

Eligibility

Eligibility

Awardees must be a current UMC faculty or staff person/unit who provides one or more of the following:

  • Demonstrated Leadership
  • Ongoing Service
  • Advocacy

Nomination Procedure

Nomination Procedure

Nominations for the Builders of Diversity Award can be sent to Lorna Hollowell, Director of Diversity & Multicultural Programs.

Award Recipients

Award Recipients