President's Diversity Vision and Exemplary Multicultural Teaching and Staff Awards

The President’s Diversity Vision Award recognizes cumulative efforts to advance diversity and inclusion at the University of Louisville since the inception of the Diversity Plan: Achieving Our Highest Potential in 2003. Awards will be based on annual performance or other criteria to be established. The Presidential Exemplary Multicultural Teaching Award is designed to affirm, value, honor and recognize members of the University teaching staff who have incorporated multicultural and global perspectives into their scholarship, teaching practices and research.



President's Diversity Vision Award

The President’s Diversity Vision Award recognizes cumulative efforts to advance diversity and inclusion at the University of Louisville since the inception of the Diversity Plan: Achieving Our Highest Potential in 2003. Awards will be based on annual performance or other criteria to be established.

Presidential Exemplary Multicultural Teaching Award

The Presidential Exemplary Multicultural Teaching Award is designed to affirm, value, honor and recognize members of the University teaching staff who have incorporated multicultural and global perspectives into their scholarship, teaching practices and research; accepts the educational principles that cultural literacy should be infused into the core of scholarly research and that education transmits the cumulative knowledge of human kind reflected in a global society; incorporated educational principles and teaching practices that encourage and romote both content and process reflecting the fundamental contributions of diverse groups; encourages and ngenders critical thinking, while utilizing varied educational materials strategies and texts.

Presidential Exemplary Multicultural Engagement Staff Award

The President's Multicultural Staff Award recognizes full and part-time university staff who have made notable accomplishments and commitments in the area of multicultural engagement while advancing the university’s diversity goals. This award recognizes an individual who has demonstrated through their organization, leadership, and mentoring, the ability to promote the value of diversity within the university setting. Exemplary multicultural engagement involves effective guidance and mentoring, critical thinking to support active and reflective learning for our students to achieve success, and demonstrating relevant events or opportunities to enhance human diversity.


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