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PEOPLE Program Banquet July 31, 2015, in Madison, Wis. (Photo @ Andy Manis)

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Jackie Dewalt with her sister Hershey Burnette

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DDEEA Outstanding Women of Color March 7, 2017. (Photo © Andy Manis)

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PEOPLE Prep founder the Rev. Carmen Porco enjoys an event for the youngest PEOPLE scholars. Photo by Valeria Davis.

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Jackie DeWalt with PEOPLE Alum Jerrod Walker at Homecoming 2015

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Members of the UW-Madison PEOPLE program, including executive director Jacqueline DeWalt (with award right), receive a Regents Diversity Award from UW regent José Vásquez (with award left) during a UW Board of Regents meeting hosted at Union South at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Feb. 7, 2014. UW-Madison chancellor Rebecca Blank is pictured at right. (Photo by Bryce Richter / UW-Madison)

INSTITUTIONAL STATEMENT ON DIVERSITY

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

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