Dimensions of Diversity

Description: This program is designed to introduce the concepts of diversity at the individual, group, and organizational level. The purpose of the program is to increase general awareness about the definition of diversity, fundamental diversity principles, and Penn State's support and efforts in diversity.


  • Identify the various dimensions and components of diversity and explore how these intersect uniquely for each individual.
  • Discern individual and systemic barriers to diversity and consider strategies to redress such problems.
  • Incorporate diversity and inclusion as a value added benefit to the workplace.

Affirmative Action Office

Affirmative Action Office
328 Boucke, University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 863-0471
Fax: (814) 863-7799

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