Diversity Commissions

  • Frederick Douglass Institute for Intercultural Research
    The Frederick Douglass Institute for Intercultural Research is an interdisciplinary, campuswide body that serves as a resource for information about, and advocacy on issues related to, equity and diversity at IUP.
    GLBT Commission
    The Commission on Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues works to improve the climate for diversity within IUP and specifically to address issues affecting the welfare of GLBT members of the university community.
    Hispanic Heritage Council
    The Hispanic Heritage Council is committed to fostering the appreciation and understanding of the Hispanic culture through an outreach of efforts.
    Native American Awareness Council
    The Native American Awareness Council was created to inform the university and the wider Indiana community about historical and contemporary issues in Native America.
    Women’s Commission
    The President’s Commission on the Status of Women at IUP is charged with examining the status of women at the individual universities, identifying areas that need improvement, recommending solutions for problems, promoting networking, and encouraging leadership among women.