UMB Diversity News Stories

June 21, 2021  |  The June 17 Virtual Face to Face with President Jarrell picks up where author and scholar Ibram Kendi left off in February, with a discussion of diversity, equity, inclusion, and anti-racism.

April 9, 2021  |  On the April 8 edition of 'Virtual Face to Face with President Bruce Jarrell': Redefining aging in Maryland and UMB's role as an age-friendly university.

April 2, 2021  |  UMB President Bruce E. Jarrell, MD, FACS, appoints Diane Forbes Berthoud, PhD, as UMB's inaugural Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer and Vice President.

February 18, 2021  |  Noted author, historian, and Boston University professor tells UMB audience recognizing existence of racial disparities and exploring their causes is first step toward being anti-racist.

February 5, 2021  |  Pharmacy alum calls on UMB to further civil rights leader’s vision as country combats COVID-19 and systemic racism.