UMB Diversity News Stories

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.

October 23, 2020  |  Poet, writer, and teacher Clint Smith, PhD, offers a fresh look at today's America with an examination of racism through our history.