Office of Equity & Diversity (OED)

About Us

The Office of Equity & Diversity (OED) monitors University compliance with federal and state equal opportunity and nondiscrimination laws and regulations. This includes monitoring institutional employment practices and procedures, as well as investigating and resolving discrimination and harassment complaints.

The office conducts training programs and presentations on affirmative action, sexual and racial harassment, and a wide range of diversity programs and workshops in order to assure the most wholesome and productive learning and work environment for students, faculty, and staff.

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Title IX Open Training Session

Summer Sessions will be announced shortly


The BGSU Office of Equity and Diversity welcomes to campus: Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Ability Center, Ohio Department of Job and Family Services Veterans Programs and Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division

These agencies will be offering free, open training sessions from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesay, May 27, in 201 Bowen-Thompson Student Union.

Sessions will cover new regulations and VEVRAA, Title VII, the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Fair Labor Standard Act (FLSA), minimum wage, overtime, record keeping, child labor laws, and hiring for veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Please RSVP to the Office of Equity and Diversity at 419-372-8476, or email Davina Joy Millin at djmilli@bgsu.edu. Box lunches will be available for $10 to those sending in an RSVP by May 20. Click here to access a parking map and here for a parking pass.

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