President’s Commissions for Equity accepting applications for membership

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Commission on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Equity (CLGBTQE); the Commission on Racial/Ethnic Diversity (CORED); and the Commission for Women (CFW) are now accepting applications for affiliate membership. Affiliate memberships will expire June 30, 2017.

The commissions value the breadth of background and experience that is found among the members of the University community and are actively seeking a broad base of applicants. Full-time students (undergraduate and graduate), and full-time faculty, staff, and administrators from all Penn State campuses are eligible to serve.

Individuals interested in working to enhance diversity and inclusive excellence, and support the missions of CLGBTQE, CORED, or CFW are encouraged to apply. Staff members should speak with their supervisors about this University service opportunity prior to submitting an application.

To learn more about the commissions and to submit an online application, visit

The application deadline is 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21.

Last Updated October 13, 2016