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Sunday Oct 16, 9 am - 3 pm: Come and see for yourself how you'll find your home at Lesley.
What do we do?

At Lesley University, our office strives to build and maintain an inclusive campus environment. We aspire to create a true sense of belonging for all and a community where members can engage within and across differences as their full selves. Our office is made up of the following areas:

  • Multicultural Affairs and Social Inclusion
  • EDIJ Learning and Development
  • Urban Scholars Initiative Program
  • Equal Opportunity and Title IX
When are we available?

Our office complies with Lesley University’s COVID-19 guidelines. We schedule all appointments between the hours of 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Where can you find us?
Why would you contact us?
  • Connect with one of our units in the office
  • Connect with affinity groups that assist in offering a sense of belonging
  • Explore one's social identity
  • Develop one's level of cultural competency
  • Engage in diversity leadership opportunities
  • Report a case of bias
  • Education on engaging within and across difference
  • Make connections
  • Seek support
How do you contact us?

Please reach out by email at edij@lesley.edu. Or, you can reach out to individuals on the team directly via their contact information.

Urban Scholars Initiative

Bwann Gwann
Student Success Coach
bgwann@lesley.edu

Yami Rojas
Student Success Coach
yrojas2@lesley.edu

Equal Opportunity and Title IX

Valerie Yeakel
Equal Opportunity and Title IX Coordinator
vyeakel@lesley.edu

Nick Royal
Equal Opportunity and Title IX Investigator/Analyst
nroyal@lesley.edu