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Akron HEEDs diversity

By Dylan Reynolds, Writer

September 23, 2015

INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine recently announced that The University of Akron will receive its prestigious HEED Award.   The HEED Award stands for Higher Education Excellence in Diversity and is awarded to schools across the United States for their efforts in promoting diversity in higher educa...

UA receives first Excellence in Diversity Award

December 4, 2012

Written by: Marcus Nicholson This year, The University of Akron received its first Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award, announced by INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. Events such as China Week and Rethinking Race played a factor in UA winning this award. Another factor was the Black Ma...