Dr. Foster, our new Executive Director!

Hailing from the Southside of Chicago, Dr. Lloren Foster has spent time as an Assistant Professor of African American Studies at Western Kentucky University and as an Assistant Professor of English at Hampton University.  He has a BA in English from Chicago State University (1998) and a Ph.D. in Afro-American Studies, from the University of Massachusetts Amherst (2007).  He fashions himself a Cultural Critic whose comparative research interests interrogate identity and community formation and…

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Reitz Union Multicultural Space


BEAD Workshops

If you would like to request a BEAD Workshop by MCDA for the Fall Semester, please click this link below:


Summer Openings

The Institute of Black Culture is open Summer B from 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  All students are welcome to stop by!  La Casita is closed to Summer B. 

Welcome to MCDA

Dear Gators,

Welcome to Multicultural and Diversity Affairs!  We are excited that you are here for Summer B and hope that you will take advantage of all that we have to offer.  Multicultural & Diversity Affairs promotes an inclusive campus community by creating environments in which students learn about themselves and diverse others, engage in meaningful inter- and intra-cultural dialogue, and enhance their leadership and commitment to social justice.  Multicultural and Diversity Affairs…

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