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Please join us and the university in doing all we can to counter hateful acts with more vigorous efforts to create and maintain a climate of inclusion, respect and care for all.

This newly established advisory council is designed to bring focused energy to university-wide planning and implementation in this arena. The Leadership Council for Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity is charged to advise the President, the Provost, the Interim Executive Director of Equity and Inclusion, and other university leadership.

Native American students, staff and faculty at Oregon State University have a new home-away-from home, the new Native American Longhouse, Eena Haws, (Beaver House in Chinook jargon) nestled in a grove of trees in the heart of campus.

Once a child immigrant, Susana Rivera-Mills’ past became her future.

SMILE conducts a year-long schedule of activities designed to provide hands-on science and math experience, strengthen student knowledge and raise student academic and career aspirations via after school clubs, college connection events and a summer bridge program for SMILE graduates attending OSU.

Susana Rivera-Mills' passion for her community comes to life in the new Center for Latin@ Studies and Engagement.

With state-of-the-art computer labs, study lounges with soaring ceilings, and even a rooftop patio, the Student Success Center at Oregon State University will add a much needed 34,000 square feet of space for students to study, socialize and receive support.

In the depths of a dark shipping container, a long and twisting tree trunk lays on its side, smelling strongly of cedar and wood dust. From out of the darkness, forms begin to emerge, a staring eye here, an outstretched tongue there, a wing, a claw.

Vanessa Vazquez never planned to be the second Latina woman to graduate from one of Oregon State University’s most difficult and traditionally male-dominated programs.

Kathy Prose notices things about her surroundings now that she never used to. Whether she is at the supermarket or on campus between classes, Prose finds herself asking a new question about the buildings and walkways she sees: Are these accessible for everyone?

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