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Mentoring Circles

As a part of the UMMS Institutional Diversity Plan to support students from under representative groups, UMMS has launched a series of Mentoring Circles. The objective of Mentoring Circles is to provide a diverse group of medical and research students exposure to faculty who serve as “Mentors for a Day.” Read More.

Recruiting Diverse Faculty and Staff

As a leading academic health sciences center, University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) is aggressive in its pursuit of the best talent and committed Diversity in the Workplace and to a policy of equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military status, or genetic information in employment, admission to and participation in academic programs, activities, and services, and the selection of vendors who provide services or products to the University. Read More.

Diversity Calendar

Events Nov 28 to Dec 25 2015
  • Wednesday, December 02, 2015

    Essentials of a Discrimination Free Workplace: Preventing and Responding to Sexual and Sex-based Harassment - Schrafft

    1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Greer Jordan, AVC, Diversity & Inclusion and Jesse Edwards, Director, Diversity & Equal Opportunity
    Our differences can be the source of creativity, ...
  • Thursday, December 03, 2015

    LGBTA Network Social Event

    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    LGBTA Sub Committee Co-Chairs: Kenneth S Peterson PhD, MS, RN, FNP-BC, Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Nursing and Shawn Morrissey, Director of the Financial Aid Office
    Special Event
    The Lesbian Gay Bisexual, Transgender and Ally (LGBTA) sub-committee invite ALL Faculty, Staff and S ...
  • Monday, December 07, 2015

    What you need to know about Campus Safety

    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Chief John W. Luippold, UMass Department of Public Safety, Michael D. Kneeland, MD, MPH, Clinical Professor, Associate Dean for Allied Health and C. Greer Jordan, Associate Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion
    Training Program
    Get informed about how to keep safe and
    respond effectively to a threat to  campus security.
    Pre ...
  • Tuesday, December 08, 2015

    Employee Resource Groups (ERG) are forming

    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Make a Difference at Work: Join an Employee Resource Group!
    Information Sessions are now scheduled  ...
  • Wednesday, December 16, 2015

    Employee Resource Groups (ERG) are forming

    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    Make a Difference at Work: Join an Employee Resource Group!
    Information Sessions are now scheduled  ...
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