Events and Awards


Upcoming University DEI Events


2020 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award

The University of Rochester has received this award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. This National award honors the University’s efforts to weave diversity and inclusion “into the work being done every day” across campus. See the Newscenter’s Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion article for more information.

America’s Best Employers for Diversity

The University of Rochester Medical Center is included in Forbes’ annual list of “America’s Best Employers for Diversity.” The list highlights 500 employers most identified by employees as being dedicated to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Those on the list have the most diverse boards, as well as the most proactive diversity and inclusion initiatives.