Initiatives + Events

Many of the initiatives and events happening at UNC Charlotte are guided by the stories and lived experiences of our campus and surrounding communities. These offerings are designed to leverage our existing diversity to enrich education and engagement experiences for campus students and employees. To learn more about the growing number of initiatives at UNC Charlotte, we invite you to explore the Campus DEI Inventory (below). Check out our campus cultural events or list of ODI signature initiatives (coming soon) in you are interested in participating. ALL are welcomed!

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Campus Cultural Events

ODI Signature Initiatives


The Campus DEI Inventory is a searchable database of all diversity, equity, and inclusion centered initiatives throughout campus. As this database continues to grow, we invite you to help us keep it up-to-date. If you know of an initiative that is not listed, please click the SUBMIT OR UPDATE YOUR DEI INITIATIVES button below and complete the form. Thank you for your commitment to inclusive excellence.

Submit or Update Your DEI Initiatives

Working Group

A faculty working group that has been addressing diversity, equity and inclusion and anti-racism in the Department of Educational Leadership. It has developed sub-working groups addressing equity in teaching and service workloads, mentoring of new faculty particular...

Workshops and Classes for Corporate and Executive Audiences in DEI Topics

School of Professional Studies-delivered training in business, management, and leadership classes that center on topics related to DEI in the workplace. The programs/courses are evaluated based on the number of participants served and based on participant feedback/...


Zavala-Zavala is an opera composed by UNCC Music Professor Brian Arreola, set to a libretto (the words) by Anna Deeny Morales, Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University's Center for Latin American Studies. The opera dramatizes the family separation crisis at the U....