• The Hedgeman Center for Student Diversity Initiatives and Programs

    The Hedgeman Center for Student Diversity Initiatives helps create and sustain an inclusive community that appreciates, celebrates and advances student and campus diversity at Hamline University.
     
    We support, empower, and promote the success of all students with particular attention to U.S. students of color, first generation college students and others from historically marginalized backgrounds.  In partnership with other university and community members, our initiatives help prepare students to live, serve and succeed in a diverse university and world.

    View our brochure to learn more about our office and services. 

    Social Justice Symposium Ronald Takaki and Gordon Nakagawa

    Hedgeman Happenings 

    This is a schedule of events sponsored by the Hedgeman Center and Student organizations affiliated with our office.

    Monthly Calendar Events

    The Hedgeman Center organizes multiple diversity events every month for students and the community.  Click below to download this month's calendar.  

         

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    If you would like to get involved with the Hedgeman Center, or have any questions, please call us at 651-523-2423 or email us at hedgemancenter@hamline.edu.

  • News

    Office of Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Initiatives encourages undergraduate students to apply for Diversity Summer Collaborative Research grants. The goal of this collaborative research program is to help address student concerns and university needs for strengthening Hamline's practice of diversity and inclusion through activities and all realms of university life. Applications are due March 31, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.

    Hamline University President Fayneese Miller spoke to the Midway Como Monitor about her experiences and observations following the shooting death of Philando Castile, and her work with Hamline's Center for Justice and Law, the St. Paul Foundation, and The Circle of Peace Movement to create the community conversation forum What Would Justice Look Like? The upcoming community dialogue will be held on March 15, 5:30-9 p.m. in Klas Center. 

    The Center for Global Environmental Education (CGEE) in the School of Education was awarded a second grant of $457,000 from the Minnesota Department of Education's Math and Science Partnership Program to continue its innovate work in science teacher training. This brings the total grant amount for this two-phase project to $907,000.

    Hamline University students and alumni who are eligible to teach by December 2017 are invited to attend the 31st annual Minnesota Education Job Fair. This is an excellent opportunity to meet with school districts from across the nation on Friday, April 21, 2017 from 10 a.m - 3 p.m. Interviews will go on until 5 p.m. at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis.