African Diaspora Program

The mission of the African Diaspora Program is to increase the outreach, recruitment, retention and, ultimately, graduation rates of Black students. Our principle focus is creating a positive atmosphere for student learning in conjunction with facilitating regular social, educational and local outreach programs designed to raise student awareness, build community, and promote exploration of racial identity.

What we do

  • Black Student Welcome Back Barbeque
  • Divine 9 Fraternity and Sorority Support
  • Black History Month Programming & Events
  • NOW Inc. Historically Black Colleges and Universities Tour
  • Black Club and Org Support
  • African Diaspora Graduate Celebration
  • Black Alumni Chapter Networking & Engagement

Want to get involved with the African Diaspora Program?

Jodi Lykes

Coordinator | Jody Lykes

jlykes@unr.edu

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