Timeline of Key Campus Developments

The cumulative effect of the President?s initiatives, the strategic planning, and examination of the curriculum highlights in dramatic fashion the necessity of a strategic and systematic campus-wide approach to addressing diversity-related issues at the University and in the larger community. While these major efforts were taking place, many individuals on campus ? students, faculty, and others ? had been working in varied ways to enhance diversity, whether in student recruitment, hiring, programming, or curriculum. The timeline summarizes key developments that have taken place since the racial riots of 2001 to enhance diversity on campus and address related issues in the community.