diversity : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n noticeable heterogeneity
a diversity of possibilities
- n the condition or result of being changeable
- After all, says Andrea Bernstein, diversity chair at the New York City-- based white-shoe law firm Weil Gotshal, "you never know, when somebody leaves, if she would have been the .
- A lead scientist at the Nature Conservancy makes the case that, for lasting success, environmentalists need to protect and foster the diversity in their own ranks.
- Malaysia and Indonesia, Southeast Asia's only Muslim-majority nations and traditionally exemplars of openness and diversity, are facing the consequences of Muslim political parties .
News & Articles
- Diversity workshop program grows
By: Branden Largent As a new group of freshmen gears up to enter the University of Minnesota this fall, the Office for Equity and Diversity is trying to make their first time on campus a more welcoming experience. After more than a year of offering diversity training workshops for University students, staff and faculty, OED is working to expand by training Welcome Week and Orientation Leaders ...
June 12, 2013 - The Minnesota Daily
- Joliet’s diversity committee tackles minority contracting
The new Joliet City Council diversity committee will start with an old issue — construction work for minority contractors and workers on city projects. “The percentage of African-Americans and Hispanics working on these city jobs is almost non-existent,” Burneva McCullum, who represents a black contractors’ group, said at the committee’s first meeting Monday. “We have talked about jobs and ...
June 11, 2013 - The Herald News
- Professional Diversity Network Named Exclusive Online Sponsor for NAACP National Convention Diversity Career Fair in ...
CHICAGO -- Professional Diversity Network, Inc. , a developer and operator of online networks that provide access to employment opportunities for diverse professionals in the United States, was named the ...
June 10, 2013 - GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance
- Barack Obama in AFP
These outstanding men and women represent an incredible diversity of backgrounds,Obama said in a statement. "Yet they share one overarching trait: each has been an agent of change. Each saw an imperfect world and set about improving it,...
- Virgil Goode in Washington Post
We need to stop illegal immigration totally and reduce legal immigration and end the diversity visas policy pushed hard by (former Democratic) President Clinton and allowing many persons from the Middle East to come to this country,Goode added.
- Ellen DeGeneres in Forbes
What a wonderful night, such diversity in the room,said Ellen DeGeneres, serving as Oscar host for the first time, "in a year when there's been so many negative things said about people's race, religion and sexual orientation. And I want...