Michigan Tech has won a national award for its diversity initiatives. INSIGHT into Diversity, the oldest and largest magazine about diversity on college and university campuses, announced its first annual Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award today.
The award cites Michigan Tech for “its outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion for the year 2012.” The December 2012 issue of INSIGHTS into Diversity highlights Michigan Tech.
In addition to Michigan Tech, three other Michigan colleges and universities received HEED awards. They are Michigan State and Ferris State Universities and Delta College. Nationwide, the magazine recognized 48 institutions.
For the full story, see Diversity Award.
To see the December issue of INSIGHT into Diversity, announcing the national award winners go to INSIGHT.
For more information on Michigan Tech’s diversity initiatives, contact Chris Anderson, special assistant to the president for diversity, firstname.lastname@example.org, 906-487-2474.
by Jennifer Donovan, public relations director
Published in Tech Today