Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

Program Offerings

This is an abbreviated listing of our program offerings. Contact Kimberly McLaughlin-Smith for more information.

whatsupwiththat What's Up with That? Open Dialogue Sessions

WUWT is a program that allows students to ask an ANONYMOUS broad array of questions about diverse people and issues surrounding them. The desired outcome is open dialogue with students from divergent/diverse backgrounds, who might not ordinarily engage with each other. Reading Our Own Truths Succinctly is a multicultural reading circle .The name of this group is indicative of its purpose. Readers are engaged in reading books related to various cultural experiences. Group discussions foster candid and productive open cross-cultural communication.
wjw Wind Jah Waist is monthly partnership between OIDI and the Caribbean Student Association highlighting Caribbean culture. Free island music and food are served up with positive vibes on the side!
story Tell me a Story! UNCW Faculty and Staff women share life lessons with female students. Come out to hear what could help make a difference in your present or future life. Ask questions that you've wanted to ask older women in a safe and respectful environment. Refreshments will be served.