Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Walker College Inclusive Excellence

The Walker College of Business is committed to promoting an inclusive environment for all Appalachian business faculty, staff and students to enhance their cross-cultural and community leadership and engagement. Appalachian is committed to developing and allocating resources to the fundamental task of creating a diverse campus culture. We value diversity as the expression of human similarities and differences, as well as the importance of a living and learning environment conducive to knowledge, respect, acceptance, understanding and global awareness. 

Initiatives

  • Courageous Conversations Panel Discussion [Information]
  • RMI Inclusive Excellence Recruitment Dinner [ Register ]
  • Cross Recruitment Efforts with the Office of Admissions
  • Professional Attire Request Form [ New Request ]

Inclusive Excellence Team

The Inclusive Excellence Team is composed of Walker College of Business faculty, staff and students who meet once a month in order to advise Walker College administrators on diversity and inclusiveness opportunities and needs within the college.

Updates from the Inclusive Excellence Team

Walker College shares statement of solidarity, working to help eradicate systemic racism

Walker College shares statement of solidarity, working to help eradicate systemic racism

Led by members of their Inclusive Excellence (IE) team, the faculty and staff of the Walker College of Business recently shared a statement of solidar...

Walker College releases 2018 diversity report

Walker College releases 2018 diversity report

The Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University has released its 2018 report on inclusive excellence initiatives. The college's in...

Meznar named Associate Dean for Global and Civic Engagement

Dr. Martin Meznar has been named Associate Dean for Global and Civic Engagement for the Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University.Mez...