September Diversity Awareness

National Hispanic Heritage month Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and...

August DEI Spotlight

In the month of August, we will like to highlight two very important events that are celebrated to celebrate humans around the world: International Day of World’s Indigenous People World Humanitarian Day International Day of World’s Indigenous People The International...

July DEI Spotlight

In the month of July, we will be learning and celebrating the Filipino culture in the USA and will be Honoring women in the US military service.  Hope you enjoy reading it!   FILIPINO HERITAGE MONTH Filipino Americans are Americans of Filipino ancestry. Filipinos...

June Diversity Awareness

JUNETEENTH, OUR NEWEST FEDERAL HOLIDAY is 150 YEARS OLD On June 17, 2021, President Joe Biden signed into law recognizing June 19th as federal holiday Juneteenth National Independence Day. June 19th, 1865 is the day when Union Troops led by Major General Gordan...

May DEI Spotlight

May is Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month – a celebration of Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States. A rather broad term, Asian/Pacific encompasses all of the Asian continent and the Pacific islands of Melanesia (New Guinea, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Fiji,...

April DEI Spotlight: Afaf Qasem, MS, RDN, LDN

Ramadan also spelled Ramazan, Ramzan, Ramadhan or Ramathan, is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting, prayer, reflection, and community. A commemoration of Muhammad’s first revelation, the annual observance...