Campus Pride sponsors DEI Career Summit at University of North Florida

2020 LGBTQ-friendly “Premier Campus” hosts Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Career Summit

Today, Tuesday, November 2, and Wednesday, November 3, Campus Pride is sponsoring the Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Career Summit at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Florida. Hosted at the Adam W. Herbert University Center, the LGBTQ Center and Office of Diversity and Inclusion at UNF and Campus Pride have developed a unique career development event for students and professionals. For any inquiries about the event please contact

UNF’s DEI Career Summit will bring together students, alumni, professionals and organizations for networking and career-building events. On November 2, UNF is hosting a series of professional development seminars for entry-level, intermediate and professional participants. The summit also features a networking lunch and diversity mixer for participants, employers and organizations. UNF will also have a career fair tomorrow, November 3.

 Campus Pride Index of LGBTQ-friendly colleges and universities

In 2020, Campus Pride recognized UNF as an LGBTQ-friendly “Premier Campus.” UNF currently has a 4.5 out of five stars on the Campus Pride Index, an “overall indicator of institutional commitment to LGBTQ-inclusive policy, program and practice” for college campuses across the country. To see how your college ranks up, visit

Campus Pride Career Connect platform for LGBTQ students and young professionals

At the UNF DEI Career Summit, Campus Pride will present its new platform called the Career Connect. Launched for Campus Pride’s 20-year anniversary, Career Connect is a professional platform that connects college students to mentorship and career opportunities. Learn more about Career Connect or schedule a Career Connect demo for your company or organization at

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Celebrating its 20th anniversary year in 2021, Campus Pride is the leading national nonprofit organization dedicated to building future leaders and creating safer, more inclusive communities for LGBTQ people and allies at colleges and universities. Founded in 2001 by nationally-recognized LGBTQ civil rights leader and campus pioneer Shane L. Windmeyer, Campus Pride offers a wide variety of programs and resources for students and prospective students, including the Campus Pride Index, HBCU Clearinghouse, Trans Policy Clearinghouse, Lambda 10, Stop the Hate and Safe Space trainings, and the annual Camp Pride leadership camp. Learn more at

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