Diversity and Inclusiveness at Adams State University

We all should know that diversity makes for a rich tapestry, and we must understand that all the threads of the tapestry are equal in value no matter what their color.
-Maya Angelou

Gender-Neutral Bathroom Signs Focus on What's Inside — The Toilet

A new pilot program will be utilizing free gender neutral bathroom signs generously donated in collaboration with GLAAD. "The restroom is a touchy subject. No one really wants to say ‘toilet’ (or loo, or commode). You just want to know where to go when you gotta go. And we get that. All-gender restroom signs alleviate the confusion. We’re highlighting what’s behind the stall with a handy, familiar graphic."  The icon is from The Good Men Project and Sam Killermann at It's Pronounced Metrosexual. His site offers resources to "advance social equity…that help people to be better people." http://www.mydoorsign.com/all-gender-restroom-signs

Diversity at Adams State

Special Olympics Basketball Showcase is April 7

This program gives local athletes with special needs opportunities to compete and practice in sports with each other and with non-disabled peers.

Hafer is keynote speaker at Adams State Veterans annual banquet

"Black Rifle Coffee is quite literally the combination of my two favorite passions. I take pride in the coffee we roast, the veterans we employ and the causes we support."

Cesar Chavez celebration keynote speaker is Maurice Jourdane

. The short hoe, known by Hispanic farm workers as el cortito (the short one), was the cause of severe and permanent crippling of hundreds of thousands of field laborers.

Teacher Education offers opportunity for SLV Teachers

Those completing all 10 credits will obtain a STEM certificate of completion from Adams State University.

Adams State Band Concert is March 9

“Each of these works were inspired and influenced by the culture, geography, and people of the San Luis Valley,” said Dr. Angela Winter, band director.