Resources — Links to other diversity web pages, university sites and upcoming diversity conferences

University of Missouri Collected Rules 320.010 Equal Employment Opportunity Program

University of Missouri HR-102 Equal Opportunity Program

Office for Civil Rights and Title IX

MU Office of Human Resources Policies and Procedures

Equal Employment Opportunity in the State Cooperative Extension Services (7 CFR 18) 

Chancellor's Diversity Initiative

Diversity Center — eXtension

Great Plains ADA Center

The Change Agent States — eXtension

The Modern Language Association Language Map

Extensión en Español

University of Missouri religious holidays and accommodations

Diversity Orientation Packet (PDF)

EEO policies and laws

Inclusive reflections in lieu of public prayer

How Building Strong Families facilitators can help participants with limited language skills (PDF)

Alianzas: Events — a University of Missouri Extension and UMKC Institute for Human Development program designed to facilitate a partnership with Hispanic/Latino communities in Missouri

EPI: English and Professional Immersion — program offered through the Missouri International Training Institute (MITI) of MU Asian Affairs Center

Archived reports

Campus Climate Research — Results of the campus climate study conducted from 2001-2005

Climate Survey 2002-2007 Results (PDF)

MyLearn training — To access the training below, sign on to UM System MyHR, then click Self Service, Personal Information, HR Training-MyLearn

Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies  — groundbreaking research and critical policy analysis on topics of concern to all Americans, especially African Americans and other people of color

The Change Agent States — a national Extension diversity project

Appreciating Diversity in 4-H (PDF) — a fact sheet from The Ohio State University 

Other Cooperative Extension diversity sites

University of Florida — Strengthening programs to reach diverse audiences

Louisiana State University — Diversity Center

North Dakota State University — Change Agent States for diversity

Cornell University


Annual Tri-State Diversity Conference

The annual conference offers professional development, promotes diversity and offers insight for change within your community. Speakers and leadership sessions foster an open dialogue to inspire progress and change for the future. Information on next year's conference will be posted when available at

Intercultural Solutions for Challenging Times

The Society for Intercultural Education, Training and Research (SIETAR) strives to address the challenges and rewards of intercultural relations. SEITAR encourages individuals and businesses to embrace differences for a better world and work together for common goals. See more information at

National ADA Symposium

The National ADA Symposium provides the latest information on all regulations and guidelines of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Interactive sessions offer strategies and best practices for not only fulfilling ADA requirements, but for finding effective solutions applicable to daily lives in every community or work environment. Downloadable session handouts and advanced Issues Forum sessions are available for each conference. Information on the upcoming conference will be posted when available at