Diversity: Blog

Celebrating Filipino American History Month

   Diversity: Blog | Posted on October 7, 2020
Image credit: Miti | Unsplash Friends, In 1992, the Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS) first introduced October as Filipino American History Month with a resolution from the FANHS National Board... read more

Civility and Political Speech at Andrews

   Diversity: Blog | Posted on September 23, 2020
Friends, With just about five weeks left until the upcoming U.S. November 2020 elections, I thought it would be good to provide a specific framework of best practices, and some context for political activity... read more

2020 Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

   Diversity: Blog | Posted on September 14, 2020
Friends, For more than three decades, beginning in 1988, Americans have observed National Hispanic Heritage Month during the 30-day period of Sept. 15–Oct. 15. In particular, Sept. 15 holds a... read more

March on Washington Commemoration

   Diversity: Blog | Posted on August 28, 2020
Image credit: Everett Collection/Shutterstock.com March on Washington Commemoration: The Importance of Voting Dear friends: Earlier this week I shared information regarding the 100th anniversary of the 19th... read more

100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment

   Diversity: Blog | Posted on August 26, 2020
Image credit: Mary Long/Shutterstock.com Dear friends, Today I wanted to take a moment to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which granted many women... read more

Righteousness, Justice More Powerful Than Hatred

   Diversity: Blog | Posted on June 12, 2020
Friends, “Human anger does not produce the righteousness [justice] God desires. So get rid of all the filth and evil in your lives, and humbly accept the word God has planted in your hearts,... read more

COVID-19: Addressing Economic/Racial Disparities

   Diversity: Blog | Posted on April 21, 2020
Dear friends, I hope this message finds you all doing well during these uncertain times. As has been said many times before, our current state of affairs driven by the COVID-19 pandemic has not... read more

Women's History Month 2020

   Diversity: Blog | Posted on March 4, 2020
Friends, It is my distinct privilege to take a few moments to recognize Women’s History Month. It began in 1980 as Women’s History Week through a proclamation by President Jimmy Carter and has been... read more