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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Welcome to the Department of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, a department within Student Affairs. 

This department was created in 2019 to collaboratively work to advance diversity, equity, and inclusion at Butler University. This includes gender, disability, racial, sexual orientation, religion, and socioeconomic status.


Fostering a place where all members of the Butler community have a sense of belonging, enhancing the learning of oneself and others, and the development of intercultural competence.


Belong: We welcome you.

Unique: Be you. 

Truth: Live your truth.

Learn: Continue to learn, grow, and develop.

Empower: We will support you to reach your goals.

Resiliency: Keep going.


Please contact Dr. Gina Forrest, MPH if you have questions about the department. 

Dr. Gina Forrest, MPH