Diversity Matters

Diversity Matters is SPH’s student group focused on promoting equity and diversity through three main avenues within SPH:

Dialogue & Advocate

Collaborating to bring an equity lens to SPH in order to foster meaningful dialogue and the ability to facilitate topics of equity, diversity, and inclusion.


Strategically work in partnership with the dean and administration to promote an inclusive environment for all students, staff, and faculty.

Faculty Engagement

Improve student climate within SPH through promoting faculty and staff training/engagement on facilitating difficult conversations and understanding student perspectives on equity, diversity, and inclusion.

Diversity Matters meets weekly and is open to all SPH students. For more information about Diversity Matters meetings, or to get updates, please visit the Facebook page or contact the advisor Lauren Eldridge leldridg@umn.edu.

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